GOP Rep. Dave Reichert offers a template for how Republicans can get to supporting comprehensive reform.
With a key vote set for tonight, it looks like immigration reform is set to take a big step forward in the Senate this week -- further marginalizing its right wing critics.
Republicans have no option but to help pass immigration reform, but there's no sign the right is ready to go along.
Obama and Dems vow not to negotiate with the GOP over the debt limit, but it's not clear they have any choice.
It may seem unlikely, but the prospects for cooperation and legislative action may marginally improve in the next two years.