New Trump Immigration Plan Would Overhaul Green Card System

Administration officials said the plan would create a points-based visa system, similar to those used by Canada and other countries.

  • Published 16 May 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of setbacks and stalemates, President Donald Trump will lay out yet another immigration plan as he tries to convince the American public and lawmakers that the nation's legal immigration system should be overhauled. The latest effort, spearheaded by Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, focuses on beefing up border security and rethinking the green card system so that it would favor people with high-level skills, degrees and job offers… Read at AP News