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AILA Election Guide and Roundtable Recording on Immigration in the 2020 Campaign

With the 2020 elections approaching and immigration at the forefront of national debate, the AILA 2020 Election Guide provides an easily accessible resource for AILA members, Congress, and the public. The Guide shows each presidential candidate's positions and proposals for reforming and modernizing America's immigration system. The Guide draws upon candidates' campaign materials, public statements, and responses to a survey AILA sent to candidates. In addition, the Guide presents AILA's positions and recommendations on key immigration issues.

Upcoming campaign events: Super Tuesday, March 3 | Democratic Convention: July 13-16 | Republican Convention: August 24–27 | Election Day: November 3.

Super Tuesday: Where Do Top Presidential Candidates Stand on Immigration?

AILA University Video Roundtable Recorded on February 28, 2020

This roundtable offers listeners insights on how immigration is playing out in the 2020 campaigns and what positions the presidential candidates are taking on the issue as they go into the critical Super Tuesday primaries.

Discussion Leaders:

  • Greg Chen, AILA Director of Government Relations
  • Allen Orr, AILA First Vice President
  • Julie Rodriguez, Political Director, Senator Kamala D. Harris
  • Frank Sharry, America’s Voice Founder and Executive Director


Issues

Republicans

Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente

Roque “Rocky”
De La Fuente

Joe Walsh

Joe
Walsh

William Weld

William
Weld

Mark Sanford

Mark
Sanford


Democrats

Joe Biden

Joe Biden

Michael Bennet

Michael Bennet

Michael Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg

Steve Bullock

Steve Bullock

John Delaney

John
Delaney

Tulsi Gabbard

Tulsi
Gabbard

Kamala Harris

Kamala
Harris

Amy Klobuchar

Amy
Klobuchar

Wayne Messam

Wayne
Messam

Beto O'Rourke

Beto
O'Rourke

Deval Patrick

Deval
Patrick

Tom Steyer

Tom
Steyer

Marianne Williamson

Marianne
Williamson

Andrew Yang

Andrew
Yang


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*Candidates who've submitted statements to AILA are highlighted above with red and blue borders around their images. Click on a candidate's image to read their statement.

**Special thanks to Cara Pavlak, AILA's 2019 Policy Apprentice and masters candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, UT-Austin, whose incredible writing, research, and creativity made the AILA 2020 Election Guide possible.