Immigration Pause Executive Order

Article subtitle: 
What's in it and how can it be fixed?
Article author: 
R.J. Hauman and Preston Huennekens
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Article date: 
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Article category: 
National Issues
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On April 22, President Trump signed an Executive Order temporarily suspending some forms of immigration into the United States as part of the administration’s response to the COVID-19 crisis.

“In order to protect our great American workers, I’ve just signed an executive order temporarily suspending immigration into the United States,” the president said during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House. “This will ensure that unemployed Americans of all backgrounds will be first in line for jobs as our economy reopens.". .