In quite a piece of investigative reporting, the Boston Globe discovers that Mitt Romney had illegal immigrants working on his lawn–the newspaper even tracked down some of the former lawn workers in Gautemala:
For about eight years, Rosales said, he worked on and off landscaping the grounds at Romney's home, occasionally getting a "buenos dias" from Romney or a drink of water from his wife, Ann.
"She is very nice," said Rosales, 49.
About 6 miles away in Copado, a 37-year-old man who recently returned to
from the Guatemala told a similar story, describing long days tending Romney's 2 1/2-acre grounds. United States
"They wanted that house to look really nice," said the worker, who asked to remain anonymous. "It took a long time."
Somehow, I can't see this December '06 surprise hurting Romney 13 months from now.
Via the Corner.