Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
"It's a logistical impossibility to deport 11 million people. There aren't enough handcuffs. There aren't enough jails. There aren't enough beds. There aren't enough planes to remove 11 million people and build walls and dismantle sanctuary cities. It's an impossibility, both practically and constitutionally...
This great experiment that is American democracy is greater than any one individual, and its major component, its DNA, rests on immigration. If we can fix this broken system, we will not only protect our homeland, we will also protect an economy that needs it."
Joanne Palmer, "How Did Melania Trump Get U.S. Citizenship?," jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com, Dec. 22, 2016
Experts Individuals with advanced degrees in fields relevant to immigration. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to immigration.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Adjunct Professor of Immigration Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, 2011-present
Managing Partner, Wildes and Weinberg PC, 2010-present
Chair, American Jewish Congress' Committee on International Terrorism
Member, Board of Directors, B'nai Zion
Member, Hatzoloh Volunteer Ambulance Corps
Appointed Member, Governor's Blue Ribbon Panel on Immigrant Policy, 2007-2011
Mayor, Englewood, New Jersey, 2004-2010
Immigration lawyer, Wildes and Weinberg PC, 1993-2010
Federal Prosecutor and Special Assistant, US Attorney's Office, 1989-1993
Former City Council Member, Englewood, New Jersey
Auxiliary police officer, New York Police Department, 1982-1992
JD, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 1989
BA, magna cum laude, Political Science, Queens College, 1986