Statements about Immigration
Says the Constitution "specifically states the Congress shall write legislation for immigration policy," so Barack Obama lacks the authority to defer the deportation of young illegal immigrants.
The DREAM Act "was written by members of both parties. When it came up for a vote a year and a half ago, Republicans in Congress blocked it. The bill hadn’t changed. ... The only thing that had changed was politics."
"Gov. Romney was very clear, he would veto the DREAM Act."
"Nearly 60% of all occupants of HUD properties in U.S. are illegals."
"Less than 2 percent of illegals are picking crops, but 41 percent are on welfare."
"A million people a year come into the U.S. legally. No other country even comes close to that figure."
Says President Obama's new immigration plan "is amnesty."
"More than 43 percent of all food stamps are given to illegals."
"Romneycare covers abortion, illegal immigrants and has a public option. Obamacare does not."
Florida election officials’ requests to some residents to submit proof of citizenship is a "backdoor poll tax."
Ted Cruz "helps run two national organizations that have been leading the push to give amnesty to illegal immigrants."
Says Larry Taylor gave "in-state tuition to illegal immigrants."
Prince William County "has cut violent crime in half" since instituting a crackdown on illegal immigration.
Says Paul Workman authored legislation providing amnesty for illegal immigrants.
"Tom Leppert pledged to make Dallas a sanctuary city for illegal immigrants."
"When these [undocumented] students graduate from college, they're still illegal aliens. They cannot get a job."
Georgia crackdown on illegal immigration costs state farmers $400 million last year.
Says that Mitt Romney, while he was in Arizona, said he believes the state’s SB 1070 immigration law should be the model for national immigration laws.
"This is the only state in the country that bypassed the General Assembly to authorize [in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants]."
"Every poll you see, the overwhelming majority of people want [E-Verify]."
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