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Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent
With a major tax reform bill signed into law and the deregulation of the economy in full-swing, this is the time to make progress on some of the major elements of immigration reform and protect and, ultimately, modernize NAFTA so we can lock in a decade or more of 3 percent economic growth or better.
Both trade and immigration involve our borders; moving people and moving goods through ports of entry. Sensible immigration policy and free and fair trade are two big reasons why the U.S. is the wealthiest, most powerful and most honorable country on the planet.