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Patrick Morrisey on Immigration

 

 


Lax immigration laws pose a security risk to our homeland

Q: Support DREAM Act (DACA), allowing "Dreamers" who arrived illegally as children, to achieve legal status if meet certain conditions?

Joe Manchin (D): Yes. Member of bipartisan group who proposed legislation to give Dreamers path to citizenship while allocating $25 billion for border security.

Patrick Morrisey (R): No. "Lax immigration laws pose a security risk to our homeland." Joined lawsuit against DACA, calling it an unlawful, unilateral Obama action.

Source: 2018 CampusElect Issue Guide on West Virginia Senate race , Oct 9, 2018

Aggressive efforts against illegal immigration

The country's lax immigration laws pose a security risk to our homeland. Morrisey successfully filed suit against the Obama amnesty program and opposes sanctuary cities. He believes we need a comprehensive plan to tackle illegal immigration and protect our country, including more aggressive efforts to track the flow of visitors; building a wall; establishing more thorough vetting of security risks, and pushing greater coordination between law enforcement agencies.
Source: 2018 West Virginia Senatorial website PatrickMorrisey.com , Oct 1, 2017

Supports border infrastructure, according to CC survey.

Morrisey supports the CC survey question on border security

The Christian Coalition Voter Guide inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Increase Border Security Including Additional Infrastructures ' Christian Coalition's self-description: "Christian Voter Guide is a clearing-house for traditional, pro-family voter guides. We do not create voter guides, nor do we interview or endorse candidates."

Source: Christian Coalition Surve 18CC-12 on Jul 1, 2018

Other candidates on Immigration: Patrick Morrisey on other issues:
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Jim Justice
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Carte Goodwin
Don Blankenship
Evan Jenkins
Joe Manchin III
John Buckley
John Raese
Natalie Tennant
Pat McGeehan
Paula Jean Swearengin
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