Con to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
“It starts with border enforcement… It starts with enforcing the rule of law. But you need to have a vibrant, legal immigration system. Legal immigration is America… I think you could have a pathway to legal status. That's been what I have proposed in the past is a pay--a way to make amends with the law, effectively go on probation and earn your way to legal status, but not to citizenship."
60 Minutes, "The Speaker of the House," cbsnews.com, Nov. 15, 2015
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Involvement and Affiliations:
Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Oct. 29, 2015-present
US Representative (R-WI), Jan. 3, 1999-present
US Vice Presidential Candidate, Aug. 11, 2012-Nov. 6, 2012
Former Legislative Aid, US Senator Sam Brownback (R-KS)
Former speechwriter for Jack Kemp and William Bennett, Empower America
Former Marketer, Ryan Inc. (family construction company)
Former Intern, Senator Bob Kasten (R-WI)
BA, Economics and Political Science, Miami University (OH), 1992