Buehler’s record shows inconsistent approach to immigration

DACA recipients protest at the Capitol in August. (Paris Achen/Portland Tribune)

Knute Buehler, Republican nominee for governor, has staked inconsistent positions on immigration, a review of his public record establishes.

The Republican legislator from Bend has voted against state legislation that protects immigrants but supported tighter controls over racial profiling. His voting record shows a conservative approach toward expanding state benefits such as health coverage to children brought to the country illegally.

His immigration stance is squarely in the spotlight . . .