Protect the “dreamers” by continuing DACA and creating a pathway for those Americans to become citizens.
Keep our obligations under international law to accept those legitimately fleeing persecution who seek asylum in the United States.
Create a pathway to citizenship for otherwise law-abiding people living undocumented in the United States.
Reform our immigration system to ensure that whether someone can legally immigrate to the United States depends not on where they are from, but whether they and their family are law-abiding people who can contribute to the American economy.
Ryan will work with our diverse communities in CD-5, congressional leaders, and our state legislators to propose an amendment to the Constitution to expressly protect these rights, one with no ratification deadline. It may be a long uphill battle to get the support we need from enough states, but there is no better time to start than today.