2018 Immigration Legislation Survey
Please tell us your thoughts on immigration and the current debate happening in Washington. In case you are unfamiliar with any of the terms below, we've included a FAQ section below.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
What is DACA?
DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and was an executive order that was signed by President Obama that deferred deportation for people who were brought to the United States by their parents prior to 2007.

What is chain migration?
Chain migration is when a citizen or legal immigrant petitions for a foreign family member to be allowed into the United States as a permanent resident.
What is the diversity visa lottery program or green card lottery program?
The diversity visa lottery program awards green cards to immigrants from nations that send comparatively fewer people to the United States each year that other nations. The program was created in 1990 and critics say the program does not do enough to accept immigrants to the United States based on merit.

What is the biometric entry-exit system?
A biometric entry-exit system would require photo or fingerprint identification upon entrance and exit of the United States in an effort to track immigrants coming and going from the United States. This would increase the ability to track immigrants and know when they have overstayed their visas.

What is amnesty?
Amnesty is essentially the forgiveness or pardoning of someone who has committed a crime. When referred to in regard to immigration it is usually in reference to an immigrant who has broken immigration laws to come to and/or stay in the United States.

What is a sanctuary city?
A sanctuary city is a city or municipality that has declared its willingness to ignore federal immigration laws so that people who are in violation of federal laws can seek asylum within the limits of the city.

What is Kate’s law?
Kate’s law is a law named after Kate Steinle who was killed in a 2015 attack by an illegal immigrant in San Francisco. The law seeks to enforce tougher penalties on people who reenter the United States illegally.

What is a visa overstay?
A visa overstay is when a legal immigrant – someone who is in the United States on some form of visa – stays longer than the period in which they were granted with their visa. A legal immigrant who overstays their visa without renewal is breaking the law and therefore becomes an illegal immigrant.

What is E-Verify?
E-Verify is an Internet-based system that compares information from your Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Social Security Administration (SSA), and Department of State (DOS) records to confirm that you are authorized to work in the United States.
Would you like Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund to support the House Bill introduced by Reps. Goodlatte, McSally, McCaul, and Labrador - HR 4760 Securing America's Future Act? *
Would you like Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund to support the efforts by the bipartisan group of Senators Graham, Flake, Durbin, Gardner, Bennet, and Menendez? *
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about building a border wall. *
Don't Build the Wall
Build the Wall
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about implementing a Biometric Entry-Exit System. *
Don't Implement
Implement
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about granting any type of amnesty. *
Grant Amnesty
Do Not Grant Amnesty
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about chain migration. *
Allow Chain Migration
End Chain Migration
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about the visa lottery program. *
Continue the visa lottery program.
End the visa lottery program.
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about hiring more judges and border patrol agents to handle illegal immigration. *
Don't hire more judges and border patrol agents.
Hire more judges and border patrol agents.
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about sanctuary cities. *
Sanctuary cities are a good thing.
Sanctuary cities are dangerous to Americans.
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about Congress defunding sanctuary cities. *
Congress shouldn't defund sanctuary cities.
Congress should defund sanctuary cities.
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about Kate's law (named after Kate Steinle who was murdered by an illegal immigrant in San Francisco). *
Congress should not enforce tougher penalties on criminals who return to the US illegally (don't implement Kate's law).
Congress should enforce tougher penalties on criminals who return to the US illegally (implement Kate's law).
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about visa overstays. *
Nothing should happen to those who overstay their visas.
We should implement tougher penalties on those who overstay their visas.
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about E-Verify. *
I don't like E-Verify
I like E-Verify
On the following scale, tell us how you feel about birthright citizenship? *
I think people simply born on American soil should automatically be citizens.
I don't think people simply born on American soil should automatically be citizens.
Please let us know if you have any specific thoughts about immigration.
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