Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Joe Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for immigrants - The Economic Times

WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration bill on Day One of his administration, hoping to provide an eight-year path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million people living in the U.S. without legal status, a massive reversal from the Trump administration's harsh immigration policies.

The legislation puts Biden on track to deliver on a major campaign promise important to Latino voters and other immigrant communities after four years of President Donald Trump's restrictive policies and mass deportations. It provides one of the fastest pathways to citizenship for those living without legal status of any measure in recent years, but it fails to include the traditional trade-off of enhanced border security favored by many Republicans, making passage in a narrowly divided Congress in doubt.

via economictimes.indiatimes.com


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8 years? He won't be around to see it, or if he is still around he won't understand what he's seeing. I know Trump could be infuriating but it was surely desperately unwise to elect this geriatric, hiding in his basement while slipping into dementia.

Posted by: dearieme | Jan 19, 2021 1:47:38 PM

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