Exciting Action On Border Security
I’ll stand with Raúl.
With President Trump's strong leadership and a Republican Congress, we now have a once in a generation opportunity to do what politicians have failed to do for decades: secure our border and reform our immigration system once and for all.
I have been working with President Trump and conservatives in Congress on a bill that will build a wall, increase border security, strengthen enforcement of our laws, and end chain migration.
The Idaho Statesman has a good article outlining our principles for immigration reform. Read an excerpt from the article below and share it with your friends on Facebook.
“What we are trying to do is help President Trump keep his promise to the American people,” said Labrador, who chairs the House Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee. “If it were to pass, it would strengthen our borders, strengthen our interior enforcement and it would completely change the way that we bring people to the United States.”
And what did Trump think of the plan?
“He loved it. It is exactly the plan that he wants,” Labrador said. “He will not be happy if the final plan deviates from this plan. Anything that deviates from this plan, I believe I can safely say, he is willing to veto.”
The proposal has three components..."
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Raúl Labrador on Tucker Carlson
"Idaho Representative, and former immigration attorney, Raúl Labrador was there for the bipartisan discussion on immigration. After the meeting Labrador tweeted that an immigration deal "must include stronger border security, stopping chain migration, and ending the diversity visa lottery…"
"This article is signed by Reps. Bob Goodlatte, Michael McCaul, Raul Labrador and Martha McSally.
For far too long, America’s immigration system has been in shambles. The borders are not secure and laws are seldom enforced. This dysfunction allows drug smugglers to creep into the U.S. and exacerbate the opioid epidemic. It provides human traffickers the opportunity to exploit forced labor for profit, invites transnational gangs like MS-13 to inflict violence on American neighborhoods, and offers terrorists a way into the country…"
"Labrador, who represents Idaho’s 1st Congressional District and is one of three major candidates for the Republican nomination for governor, unveiled the “Securing America’s Future Act” at a news conference Wednesday in Washington, D.C.. Labrador, who chairs the Immigration and Border Security subcommittee, was joined by U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., chairman of the House Judiciary Committee; Michael McCaul, R-Texas, Homeland Security Committee chairman; and Martha McSally, R-Ariz., who heads the Border and Maritime Security subcommittee.
“The purpose of our legislation is pretty simple,” Labrador said. “It helps President Trump keep his promise to the American people to fix our broken immigration system.”
The bill “help President Trump keep his promise to the American people … the President would never have been elected without making that promise to the American people,” Labrador said January 10 when introducing the bill…
"'The purpose of our legislation is pretty simple,' Labrador said. 'It helps President Trump keep his promise to the American people to fix our broken immigration system.'"