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Donald Trump's new immigration plan backs merit-based system, but it may be a non-starter

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 15 May 2019 ()
President Trump's proposal addresses immigration on Thursday, but the measure will face strong resistance. It deals mostly with legal immigrants.
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he wants to overhaul the immigration system to favor young, educated, English-speaking applicants with job offers instead of people with family ties to Americans, a plan with little chance of advancing in Congress. Nathan Frandino has more.

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