1. Turning off the jobs magnet, by adopting universal E-Verify workplace verification, and by prosecuting unscrupulous employers.

  2. Reunifying nuclear families, but no more unlimited chain migration of adult relatives.
  3. Making permanent the basic tenets of President Obama’s DACA program (work permits and protection from deportation, without a pathway to citizenship). Parents of DACA recipients will be eligible for non-citizen legal immigrant status.
  4. Periodically adjusting immigration numbers based on labor needs as determined by the Department of Labor.

  5. Explicitly setting immigration policy to serve the interests of the American people at large, rather than special interest lobbies.