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Today President Obama noted a fundamental fact about immigration: “A lot of folks forget that most of us used to be them. […] Unless you’re one of the first Americans, a Native American, you came from some place else.” The president outlined a four-point plan: strengthened border security, improved employment laws, a pathway to earned citizenship, and streamlined legal immigration. Yet most House Republicans come from very white districts, and worry more about primaries than immigrants. Will sensible immigration reform pass in 2013?