Young, well-educated and fluent in English — those are the kinds of immigrants President Trump would prioritize in his proposed overhaul of the U.S. immigration system, unveiled yesterday. Led by son-in-law and senior White House adviser Jared Kushner, the plan is aimed at attracting wider support among Republicans, but has been slammed by some in Trump’s conservative base.
Will it become reality? Although it’s likely to fail in Congress due to Democratic opposition, the plan could play well among voters in Trump’s reelection campaign.
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