Promises about Immigration on Perry-O-Meter

Create criminal penalties for employers who knowingly hire undocumented workers

Impose "criminal penalties on employers who knowingly violate employment laws by hiring workers who are in Texas illegally."

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Fund additional border security efforts

Continue "to commit state funding and resources for additional border security efforts in order to protect our communities and legitimate cross-border trade and travel, while enforcing the laws already on the books."

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Declare repeal of Houston's "sanctuary city" rules to be emergency

Make the abolition of our sanctuary city rules an emergency item when our legislature meets this next January.

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