Mark Krikorian, Opinion contributor Published 6:42 p.m. ET May 21, 2019 CLOSEMerit-based system and other changes are good, but plan fails to address problems with mass immigration: Another viewThe new White House immigration proposal is intended as a policy road map, showing what Republicans are for, not merely what they are against. As such, it […]
President Donald Trump calls up Blake Marnell, wearing a jacket with bricks representing a border wall, to the stage during a ‘Make America Great Again’ campaign rally at Williamsport Regional Airport on May 20 in Montoursville, Pennsylvania. (Photo: Drew Angerer, Getty Images)WASHINGTON – Amid chants of “build that wall,” President Donald Trump found one supporter that truly […]
President Donald Trump's new immigration proposal would create a system to prioritize highly skilled immigrants.
President Donald Trump unveiled his new immigration plan Thursday that would give preferential treatment to high-skilled, “totally brilliant” immigrants. It would also require immigrants to speak English and pass a civics exam prior to admission. (May 16)
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s new immigration proposal began drawing fire from all sides of the political spectrum Thursday with Democrats dismissing it as a political statement and some conservatives saying it doesn’t go nearly far enough. Crafted by the president’s son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, the proposal would create a system to prioritize highly skilled immigrants but it […]
CLOSE President Donald Trump used an official government speech at a liquefied natural gas export facility to handicap his potential 2020 Democratic opponents and attack the Green New Deal proposal for aggressively cutting carbon emissions. (May 14) AP, APWASHINGTON – President Donald Trump plans to roll out a long-anticipated proposal to address legal immigration on Thursday, […]