Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Promises about Immigration on The Obameter

Secure the borders

Will support "additional personnel, infrastructure and technology on the border and at our ports of entry."

Crack down on employers who hire undocumented immigrants

"Will remove incentives to enter the country illegally by cracking down on employers who hire undocumented immigrants."

Provide a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants

Will support "a system that allows undocumented immigrants who are in good standing to pay a fine, learn English, and go to the back of the line for the opportunity to become citizens."

Promote economic development in Mexico

Will do "more to promote economic development in Mexico to decrease illegal immigration."

Attract foreign art talent

"Will streamline the visa process to return America to its rightful place as the world's top destination for artists and art students."

Introduce a comprehensive immigration bill in the first year

"I cannot guarantee that it is going to be in the first 100 days. But what I can guarantee is that we will have in the first year an immigration bill that I strongly support and that I'm promoting. And I want to move that forward as quickly as possible."