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Cruz, the son of a Cuban immigrant, won applause for emphasizing his opposition to amnesty for children brought illegally to the United States by their parents.
TED CRUZ MAINTAINS TIES TO RIGHT-WING GROUP DESPITE ITS EXTREMIST MESSAGINGBETH REINHARD, NEENA SATIJAAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As for the millions of undocumented men and women currently living in the United States, a grant of amnesty would be fundamentally unfair to those who came legally or are still waiting their turn to become citizens.
GEORGE W. BUSH: IMMIGRATION IS A DEFINING ASSET OF THE UNITED STATES. HERE’S HOW TO RESTORE CONFIDENCE IN OUR SYSTEM.GEORGE W. BUSHAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On May 29, 1865, President Andrew Johnson issued an amnesty proclamation, according to the National Archives.
40 ACRES AND A MULE: HOW THE FIRST REPARATIONS FOR SLAVERY ENDED IN BETRAYALDENEEN L. BROWNAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Providing amnesty to dreamers while ignoring the crisis at the border is like cleaning up spilled water before fixing the broken pipe.
‘IT’S TIME’: AS CONGRESS DEBATES CITIZENSHIP LEGISLATION YET AGAIN, A DACA RECIPIENT GROWS FRUSTRATEDMARIA SACCHETTIAPRIL 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A president who had delivered on nearly everything immigration restrictionists wanted would be replaced by one who supported wide-ranging amnesty, an issue that had never not inspired resistance.
THE TRAILER: WHAT'S NEXT FOR THE REPUBLICAN PARTYDAVID WEIGELJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Instead of the expected general amnesty, only a few special pardons were granted.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Later on he voluntarily presented himself to the military authorities, and obtained pardon under the amnesty proclamation.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
This was nothing less than the Turkish Revolution of 1908, with its consequent amnesty for all political offences.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
Prince Eugne offered amnesty to the insurgents, and the Austrian ministry advised them to cease resistance.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
They have issued an amnesty, pardoning even those who have committed the most frightful atrocities upon us.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY

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