Republican candidates distance themselves from Trump’s immigration policies


Donald Trump has had a lot to say about immigration this campaign cycle, and it has become clear that other republican presidential hopefuls want to distance themselves from some of the more inflammatory statements made by the real estate developer and reality television star. So far, Trump has been heavily criticized for suggesting that a wall be built along the U.S.-Mexico border, that birthright citizenship should be revoked, and that undocumented workers should be immediately deported.

As reported by the Los Angeles Times, Jeb Bush helped create the space necessary for himself and other candidates to talk about immigration in a manner that is independent of Trump and his ideas. After stating that the Republican party was at a “crossroads,” Bush asked if the party would take “the Reagan approach, the hopeful optimistic approach” to immigration, or if the party would take “the Donald Trump approach—the approach that says that everything is bad, that everything is coming to an end?”

The distance that Bush created between Trump’s proposals on illegal immigration and his own seemed to be embraced by other candidates hoping to dissociate themselves from Trumps view to one extent or another. However, Bush has been the subject of criticism himself in recent weeks for his use of the term “anchor babies” to describe children of illegal immigrants that are born in the United States.

Immigration policies should continue to be the subject of ongoing debate in run up to the 2016 election, particularly since these policies may be subject to significant modification once a new president is elected to office.

Ask A Business Immigration Lawyer

US Business Immigration Attorney

Start your new future in the U.S. now!

Related Posts


What Do Business Immigration Lawyers Do?

Florida Business Immigration Lawyers The American immigration process can be very overwhelming. Some people can eventually succeed with a naturalization applica...

What are the requirements for an H1B1 Visa?

H1B1 Visa Requirements Applying for a non-immigrant visa is generally quicker and more straightforward than applying for a green card. In particular, several fo...

Can L-1A Visa Be Transferred to Another Company?

L1-A Visa Application Generally, applying for a non-immigrant visa is quicker and more straightforward than applying for a green card. Most companies wishing to...
1 2 3 27

US Business Immigration Attorney

Miami Office

Address

AmLaw Group
1920 E Hallandale Beach Blvd Suite 501 Hallandale Beach, FL 33009

Washington DC Office


Dreaming of Living in the U.S.? Our Business Immigration Attorneys Can Help!


Copyright 2021 AmLaw Group - All Rights Reserved | Powered by Advantage Attorney Marketing & Cloud Solutions

AmLaw Group logo

Let us help provide top-notch accounting support for your business.

Schedule a consultation with our experienced accounting specialists at AmLaw Group and get the personalized attention your accounting and tax issues deserve!

Please be aware that submission of this no-obligation form does not establish an attorney-client relationship. By filling out the form, you agree to receiving emails from our firm regarding your case evaluation and other helpful resources. 

AmLaw Group logo

Let us help you turn your immigration dreams into reality.

Schedule a consultation with our experienced business immigration attorneys at AmLaw Group and get the personalized attention your immigration case deserves!

Please be aware that submission of this no-obligation form does not establish an attorney-client relationship. By filling out the form, you agree to receiving emails from our firm regarding your case evaluation and other helpful resources. 

Opening A Company in the US (Secrets for the Five Most Popular States) - Charles V. Raether, ESQ

Opening A Company in the US

(Secrets for the Five Most Popular States)

Opening A Company in the US (Secrets for the Five Most Popular States) - Charles V. Raether, ESQ

Opening A Company in the US

(Secrets for the Five Most Popular States)

Thank you for your submission. You may now download your copy of the book below.

3 Myths about Immigrating to the US

Business Immigration lawyers

The Essential EB-5 Handbook:

An Insider's Guide for Successfully Investing in the EB-5 Program

Business Immigration lawyers

The Essential EB-5 Handbook:

Thank you for your submission. You may now receive your FREE copy by clicking on the Download button below.

An Insider's Guide for Successfully Investing in the EB-5 Program

E-2 Visa Through Grenadian Citizenship

E-2 Visa Through Grenadian Citizenship

Thank you for your submission. You may now receive your FREE copy by clicking on the Download button below.