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Just a Minute on Immigration

Speaker Ryan.

53% of the American public – more than voted for the president in 2012 –  and 30 state governors of both parties are rejecting Syrian immigration of military age men. There are no “widows and orphans” in this cohort, and you – and we – know it.

The power over immigration is a federal power.

But immigration is a power granted to the Legislative Branch – Congress, as an enumerated power under Article One, Section 8, and not to the Executive Branch – the president.

In the following list are the powers granted the president under Article 2 […]

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