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New Trump Immigration Executive Order Expected to Cut Legal Immigration by 65 Percent

President Donald Trump issued an executive order last week that is expected to cut legal immigration by 65 percent by substantially curtailing chain migration, a process that has allowed family members of immigrants to easily enter the U.S.

“Chain migration is a disaster, and very unfair to our country,” Trump said during a weekly address last year. “The visa lottery is something that should have never been allowed in the first place. People enter a lottery to come into our country. What kind of a system is that? It is time for Congress to act and to protect Americans.”

Trump announced last week that he would suspend visas for immigrants who would not be able to prove they could buy health insurance.

Read the full story from Big League Politics

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