Like you I was saddened by the news that Leo Linbeck, Jr. has passed away. Leo was a great man, astute businessman, and great fighter. In 2008, I had the opportunity to introduce Leo before a collection of business leaders. My remarks are as true today as they were in 2008, though you are forgiven if you do not remember the movie 300:
Sharing a 1,200-mile border with Mexico, Texas has always been and will always be at the forefront of the immigration debate. Two more reasons why Texas can be in the middle of the latest efforts at immigration reform: Senate Judiciary Immigration Subcommittee ranking member John Cornyn and newly elected senator and Tea Party favorite Ted Cruz.
Our current Immigration laws have not worked! Just like Obamacare and Roe v Wade, they need to be abolished! At one time slavery was the rule of law in this country. Thank God that law was abolished!
Protecting American citizens against foreign invaders including terrorists is imperative! Continued effort to improve border security on all fronts is a necessity. However, it is not an excuse to delay the following:
Eddie Aldrete, Senior VP of IBC Bank gives an outstanding presentation on why we have failed to fix our immigration system. Please take the time to watch it! Watch the video here or click on the picture: