Donald Trump 's Immigration Reform Essay

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Donald Trump From the beginning of his campaign to now, Donald Trump has emphasized his belief that the needs of America need to be placed before the needs of other countries. This is supported by the statement that “[America] is the only country in the world whose immigration system puts the needs of other nations ahead of [its] own. That must change” (Immigration reform [Trump], 2016). Even though he plans to implement policies that promote American opportunity in regard to changes in immigration laws, Donald Trump is at a disadvantage when it comes to policy because he is primarily a businessman and not a politician. That being said, however, Donald Trump still believes that he can make America great again through his immigration reform. Towards the beginning of his campaign, Donald Trump voiced his plan regarding the process of immigrants gaining legal status, saying that he “Would get people out and [he] would have an expedited way of getting them back into the country so they can be legal” (Corasanti, 2016). However, a year later in August of 2016, he stated that “For those here today illegally who are seeking legal status, they will have one route and one route only: to return home and apply for re-entry like everyone else under the rules of the new legal immigration system” (Corasanti, 2016). Donald Trump’s proposed immigration policy has also evolved over the course of his campaign when it comes to the prevalent topic of deporting 11 million undocumented
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