PHOENIX — A new slogan has emerged for President Donald Trump’s new immigration policy, one that advocates say will be less divisive than past policies.
Trump’s new policy will focus on building the country’s economy and creating jobs and will also bring in “diversity,” the policy’s chief architect, Lee Saunders, said Monday during a briefing with reporters.
The new policy is expected to include more aggressive enforcement of immigration laws, the elimination of work visas, a temporary ban on new legal permanent residents and an end to temporary immigration.
It’s part of Trump’s push to create a more secure, humane and inclusive country, which Saunders described as the country we need to be.
Saunders was responding to questions from reporters about Trump’s announcement on Friday that he was instituting a three-month delay of the deportation of illegal immigrants who have been in the country for at least three years and who have not committed a crime.
The president announced the new policy on Twitter in a series of tweets, and has repeatedly said the country is better off without illegal immigrants.
He said the policy will make the U.S. a safer and more prosperous place to live.
Sessions has defended Trump’s decision to go with a three month delay of deportation, saying the new strategy would “send a signal” to illegal immigrants that they cannot expect leniency from the U,S.
Samples of the new deportation policy will be sent out through the mail, according to Saunders.
The policy will target those who have committed crimes and who should have been deported already, he said.
Saying the policy is not aimed at people who are already here, but those who pose a threat, Saunders said the goal is to make it easier for people to get jobs and to get out of the country.
He said that for every illegal immigrant who was deported, there were 1,500 people who would still be here.
He noted that the policy has a huge impact on people’s lives, saying it will create thousands of jobs and millions of dollars for local businesses and universities.
The U.s. deported more than 6 million illegal immigrants in fiscal year 2017, according, according Sessions.
The administration has also said it is looking at new measures to deal with illegal immigration and has promised to increase deportations and to crack down on the gang members and criminals that have come here as refugees, as well as immigrants who illegally entered the country in the past.
The President’s new order comes on the heels of a week-long immigration conference with world leaders in Mexico, where Trump announced his intention to end a temporary immigration program known as DACA.
The move, announced Saturday, was a major victory for Democrats and immigrants, and a significant reversal for Trump, who has long sought to roll back the nation’s immigration policy.
Skins also took a shot at Republicans in Congress, saying they are still working to repeal DACA.
He pointed to the passage of a bill in the House on Monday to undo DACA, but said it’s not clear whether it will make it to the Senate.
He did say that some Republicans, including Sens.
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The Republican-led House is expected on Monday, too.
Democrats have blasted the administration’s decision, and have been particularly vocal about the DACA program.
Sessions told reporters on Saturday that he did not expect the Trump administration to sign off on the bill.
The House passed the measure Monday afternoon.
House Speaker Paul Ryan Paul DavisRyan wants GOP to embrace ‘pragmatic conservatism’ House GOP blocks Trump from using military to defend US from ISIS House GOP rejects Trump’s DACA order MORE (Wis.) called the president’s decision a “reckless and irresponsible action,” and said the administration was “playing politics” with the country, according in a statement.
“The President is using his bully