President Donald unveiled legislation that would place new limits on legal immigration and seek a system based on merit and job skills instead of family connections. (Aug. 2) AP
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President Trump endorses the Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment (RAISE) Act with Republican Senator from Arkansas, Tom Cotton (L), and Republican Senator from Georgia. David Perdue (out of frame), in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Aug. 2, 2017.(Photo: Zach Gibson / POOL, EPA)
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In a mere three-minute speech at the White House, President Trump
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