PLEASE TAKE NATIONAL POLLS AND PETITIONS. YOUR OPINION MATTERS Results Are Sent To Congress - Let Congress Hear Your Voice
PLEASE TAKE NATIONAL POLLS AND PETITIONS. YOUR OPINION MATTERS
Results Are Sent To Congress - Let Congress Hear Your Voice
Many were surprised by Trump’s choice of Mike Pence as his VP running mate… some were excited and happy but some… Not So Much! The main sticking point? Immigration.
Ten years ago, while still a member of Congress, Pence floated what he described as a “middle ground on immigration.” He argued in an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, “[M]y bill does not include a so-called path to citizenship, i.e., an amnesty, for the some 12 million illegal aliens in this country.”
Immigration restrictionists weren’t so sure. The Indiana Republican did not offer the straightforward path to citizenship favored by then President George W. Bush and key Senate Republicans like John McCain in partnership with Ted Kennedy.
What Pence did propose was that illegal immigrants could apply for legal status by leaving the United States and touching back in their home country. They could then come back in as guest workers if they could be matched with a wiling U.S. employer.
You can read the full story at: Washington Examiner