This editorial will appear in Sunday’s print edition.
Still need a reason to look kindly on immigration reform? Would a defeat for Mexican drug cartels do the trick?
Some Americans might still have the perception that Mexico’s depraved drug lords are pretty much preoccupied with fighting each other and their government, with some thuggery spilling over into Arizona and other border states.
If only. Cartel operatives and contractors have thoroughly penetrated the United States, and many of them are Mexican criminals who camouflage themselves as ordinary Mexicans who crossed the border for jobs. The fact that so many of the …