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News Saturday, Feb 6 2016

GOP Field Heavy on Hateful Rhetoric, Light on Commonsense Immigration Reform

Feb 06, 2016

With Donald Trump way ahead in New Hampshire, it’s no surprise that the GOP field has continued to mimic his hostile, anti-immigrant rhetoric tonight. Every single candidate on stage has made it clear that they oppose any kind of pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.

As they continue to criticize President Obama’s deportation protections and oppose a pathway to citizenship, the GOP’s rhetoric has only gotten more inflammatory. Just this week, Ted Cruz suggested that immigrants were responsible for the drug epidemic when he advocated for building a wall along the southern border to deal with the drug addiction crisis.

Here’s a rundown of the GOP field’s Trump-inspired immigration ideas:

Published: Feb 6, 2016

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