Senator Tom Cotton to Introduce Bill to Slash Immigration Numbers
Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) announced plans to introduce legislation to dramatically slash the US immigration cap.
Cotton wants to cap the number of refugees at 50,000 per year.
— Tom Cotton (@SenTomCotton) February 9, 2017
Arkansas Online reported:
U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton plans to introduce legislation that would sharply decrease legal immigration into the United States.
Called the Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment Act, the measure would eliminate a lottery system that awards U.S. permanent resident cards to 50,000 people each year.
In addition, it would cap the number of refugees at 50,000 per year.
— SiriusXMPolitics (@SXMPolitics) February 8, 2017