“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore,” she wrote. “Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”
It's no secret that our immigration system is broken and the discussions surrounding how we should fix it are becoming bitter by the day.
However, with new leadership and an open mind, I believe we can solve the many challenges our current system faces and position the United States for the future so that it remains the envy of the world.
Here are my ideas on how we can restructure our immigration. I'm excited to spark a conversation with the district to see how we can make the system better for everyone.