Mitt Romney: Obama immigration plan could cause border rush

For any of my followers or friends that read that awful Breitbart article that completely misquoted Romney on this…


President Obama’s decision to allow millions of undocumented immigrants to apply to remain in the U.S. could spark a rush at the southern border, according to Mitt Romney.

“He’s giving people false hope,” the 2012 Republican presidential nominee said last week during an interview with Univision. “He’s also communicating to people outside this country, ‘Hey, get into the United States illegally and stay, because they’ll always let you stay.'”

As many as 5 million people could seek a three-year reprieve from deportation and work permits under Obama’s executive action, as long as they have resided in the U.S. for over five years and have U.S. citizen or legal resident children.

“This isn’t amnesty, or legalization, or even a pathway to citizenship,” Obama said Tuesday during a speech in Chicago. “It also doesn’t apply to anyone who has come to this country recently, or might come illegally in the future—because…

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