Domestic Issues

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Immigration
clock Begin working on an impenetrable physical wall on the southern border, on day one.
settings Mexico will pay for the wall.
plus End catch-and-release.
clock Move criminal aliens out day one, in joint operations with local, state, and federal law enforcement.
clock End Sanctuary Cities.
settings Immediately terminate President Obama’s two illegal executive amnesties.
clock Triple the number of ICE agents.
plus Suspend the issuance of visas to any place where adequate screening cannot occur, until proven and effective vetting mechanisms can be put into place.
clock Ensure that other countries take their people back when we order them deported.
settings Ensure that a biometric entry-exit visa tracking system is fully implemented at all land, air, and sea ports.
plus Establish new screening procedures and enforce our immigration laws to keep terrorists out of the United States.
plus Temporarily suspend immigration from regions that export terrorism and where safe vetting cannot presently be ensured.
plus Block Funding for Sanctuary Cities.
settings Before any new green cards are issued to foreign workers abroad, there will be a pause where employers will have to hire from the domestic pool of unemployed immigrant and native workers.
Health Care
clock Completely repeal Obamacare.
settings Elected representatives must eliminate the individual mandate.
settings Modify existing law that inhibits the sale of health insurance across state lines.
settings Allow individuals to fully deduct health insurance premium payments from their tax returns under the current tax system.
settings Allow individuals to use Health Savings Accounts (HSAs). Contributions into HSAs should be tax-free and should be allowed to accumulate.
settings Require price transparency from all healthcare providers, especially doctors and healthcare organizations like clinics and hospitals.
settings Block-grant Medicaid to the states.
settings Remove barriers to entry into free markets for drug providers that offer safe, reliable and cheaper products.
Child Care
settings Rewriting the tax code to allow working parents to deduct from their income taxes child care expenses for up to four children and elderly dependents.
settings Allow parents to enroll in tax-free dependent care savings accounts for their children or elderly relatives.
settings  Provide low-income households an Expanded Earned Income Tax Credit – in the form a Childcare rebate – and a matching $500 contribution for their savings accounts.
settings Incentivizing employers to provide childcare at the workplace.
settings Provide 6 weeks of paid leave to new mothers before returning to work.
Education
settings End Common Core.
settings Immediately add an additional federal investment of $20 billion towards school choice. This will be done by reprioritizing existing federal dollars.
settings Give states the option to allow these funds to follow the student to the public or private school they attend.
settings Establish the national goal of providing school choice to every one of the 11 million school aged children living in poverty.
settings Work with Congress on reforms to ensure universities are making a good faith effort to reduce the cost of college and student debt in exchange for the federal tax breaks and tax dollars.
settings Ensure that the opportunity to attend a two or four-year college, or to pursue a trade or a skill set through vocational and technical education, will be easier to access, pay for, and finish.
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