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One businessman’s approach to immigration reform

On Immigration Reform, can we stipulate four starting points? (1) The borders must be secured. (2) There is no way we are going to send any significant number of illegal immigrants back to their country of origin. (3) We must bring all the illegals out from the shadows. (4) Employers want and need cheap labor.

[Editor: Rick Grice served in Gov. Bill Owens’ cabinet and now works in international business. He proposed this outline after attending Centennial Institute’s debate on “Immigration: Which Way America?”, Jan. 12 in Lakewood.] Continue reading