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Theresa Greenfield on Immigration

 

 


Wants plan that tough on workplace enforcement

Q: Opinion on DACA?

Theresa Greenfield: Supports DREAM Act for DACA participants and keeping families together. Wants a plan that's "tough on workplace enforcement" along with "more technology and security on the border."

Joni Ernst: Co-sponsored legislation with path for DACA participants in exchange for border wall funding and decreases in legal immigration. Opposes overall amnesty.

Source: CampusElect on 2020 Iowa Senate race , Oct 10, 2020

Pathway for illegal immigrants; legal status for DREAMers

Q: Do you support a path to citizenship for people who came into the country illegally?

Greenfield: We need to modernize our immigration system. We need to modernize our visa system and shorten up that path.

Q: Does that mean a path to citizenship or does that mean legal status?

Greenfield: That means that we're working on those paths to citizenship and for our Dreamers, they need to have a legal status, people need to be working towards that.

Source: Iowa Public Television transcript of 2020 Iowa Senate debate , Sep 28, 2020

Fix immigration system; support DREAMers and border security

Our immigration system is broken and needs to be fixed. Theresa is committed to working with both parties on a plan that is true to our American values, fair to taxpayers, tough on workplace enforcement and border security, and rooted in practical solutions. Theresa will stand up for supporting the DREAM Act and will focus on keeping families together.
Source: 2020 Iowa Senate campaign website GreenfieldForIowa.com , Jun 2, 2020

Anti-border security, according to CC survey.

Greenfield opposes the Christian Coalition survey question on border security

The Christian Coalition inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Increase Border Security Including Additional Infrastructures ?' Self-description by Christian Coalition of America: "These guides help give voters a clear understanding of where candidates stand on important pro-family issues" for all Senate and Presidential candidates.

Source: CC Survey 20CC-12 on Sep 10, 2020

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