September 11, 2011

Rick Perry to the left of Obama on immigration enforcement

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Boston Globe

September 11, 2011

David Rogers, a lawyer and activist in Austin, said Perry’s in-state tuition law not only lowered rates for illegal immigrants, it made them eligible for thousands of dollars in tuition grants.

“Of all the active presidential candidates, he is by far the worst on immigration,’’ said Rogers, who serves on the board of the hard-line Immigration Reform Coalition of Texas. “On immigration, Rick Perry is further to the left than John McCain and George W. Bush and further to the left than Barack Obama. Has Barack Obama proposed anything that gives a $20,000 subsidy to illegal aliens?’’