U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner
Press Release

Sensenbrenner Statement on Immigration Vote

"I’m disappointed by today’s results but remain committed to securing our porous borders and fixing our broken immigration system."

By - Jun 21st, 2018 02:20 pm

Washington, D.C.—Today, Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (WI-05) voted for H.R. 4760, the Securing America’s Future Act. Congressman Sensenbrenner, an original cosponsor of H.R. 4760, offered the following statement after the legislation failed in the House:

Rep. Sensenbrenner: “Today, the House missed a golden opportunity to pass H.R. 4760, which included much-needed reforms like the mandatory use of E-Verify, end of chain migration, and increased border security. Our efforts would have also addressed the issue of family separations and provided a fix for DACA recipients — without granting amnesty. I’m disappointed by today’s results but remain committed to securing our porous borders and fixing our broken immigration system.”

You can read the full text of the Securing America’s Future Act here.

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