Barack Obama’s meandering, misleading, and confused answer on drivers’ licenses for illegal immigrants was one of the highlights of the Democratic primary debates. Forced to choose between ‘yes’ or ‘no,’ Obama stammered and filibustered before finally answering ‘yes but..’. That position is overwhelmingly unpopular among American voters. A CNN poll last year showed that more than three-quarters of all Americans oppose the idea. That being the case, why has it taken so long to hit Obama’s unpopular stance on the issue?