The Argument For Increasing Legal Immigration

1209 WordsSep 22, 20145 Pages
General Purpose: To provide a new perspective to the audience about a topic that has been a rising problem the past decade. Specific Purpose: To provide a new perspective to people on the beneficial side of increasing legal immigration Thesis: Although there are many arguments in favor of closing the borders, the opposing argument for increasing legal immigration has a many benefits as well INTRODUCTION: Of course border control and immigration are something you have all heard mentioned whether by people you know, or on the news, or read in online. But the majority of the time when I hear this being mentioned, I am hearing the argument in favor of closing the border and cracking down on illegal immigrants however, today I am going to be arguing in favor of increasing legal immigration Establish credibility: in my home town, being just about an hour from the border, with my dads job as a farmer being heavily affected by the amount of workers that come over I have began to see this argument from a different perspective Motivate to listen: This is something that before doing a lot of research I didnt realize how it would effect me in anyway, but Ive learned that it definitely does affect me since I am going to be out in the work field soon with many immigrant workers, just like many of you will, or may be already. Thesis: Although there are many arguments in favor of closing the borders and tightening up security, the opposing argument for increasing legal immigration
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