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  •  Thanks for the diary. Agree with a lot (1+ / 0-)
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    arodb

    except this:

    for the criminal act of illegally entering the country

    Not a criminal, but civil offense

    Unlawful presence in the United States is a civil violation of Federal Law, not a criminal offense. Approximately 75% of immigrants currently have permanent visas; almost one-half of the 25% who are undocumented overstayed their visa. (Department of Homeland Security. www.http://uscis.gov/graphics/shared/statistics/index.htm

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