President Donald J. Trump announced on Tuesday that he plans to draft an executive order to end birthright citizenship for children of illegal immigrants born in America.Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) announced on Tuesday that he plans to introduce legislation ending birthright citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants on American soil, citing it as a “magnet for illegal immigration.” The forthcoming political, constitutional, cultural, and ideological row over these portents is certain to be epic and gruesome.
The issue of "anchor babies" has long been a contentious issue for many, particularly those who wish to supplant American voting citizens who are not compliant with the edicts of those who would "fundamentally transform" the United States. Many misconstue the purpose of the 14th amendment, even after it's authors unequivocally and pubically stated it's purpose in debates on the 14th amendment on the floor of Congress in 1866.. That genuine purpose is at odds with the footnote that Justice William Brennan inserted into the Plyer vs Doe decision that authorized birthright citizenship, which itself seems to be at odds with the Wong Kim Ark vs US ruling in 1898.
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