Hoeven Statement Regarding President Trump's Immigration Reform Plan

Senator Working to Secure Border, Close Immigration Loopholes

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven, who attended today’s White House immigration announcement, released the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s proposal to reform the nation’s immigration system. 

“Given the situation at the border, we need to secure our border. The president put forward a proposal today to close loopholes, secure our border and move us to a merit-based immigration system that will make our country stronger and our economy more competitive. We look forward to working with the President to modernize our immigration system and at the same time will continue working to secure the border and to close loopholes in our current immigration laws.”