US Rep. Joe Neguse: House Passes Immigration Bill to Protect ‘Dreamers’





 

 

House passes immigration bill to protect ‘dreamers,’ offer a path to citizenship

 

 

June 5, 2019: Rep. Joe Neguse (D-Colo.), a freshman congressman and the son of Eritrean refugees, prompted cheers and a standing ovation from Democrats as he quoted President Ronald Reagan to defend immigration as integral to the fabric of the country. He also described dreamers as “young people all across our country who know no other home but the United States.”

 

 

“We can’t allow these young people to continue to live in fear, to be at risk,” Neguse said.

 




 

 

 

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