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Tom Jawetz

Tom Jawetz

Tom Jawetz is the vice president of Immigration Policy at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, he served as chief counsel on the Immigration Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee.

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Why wasn’t immigration a bigger issue in the debate?

By: - February 20, 2020

The closer we get to Election Day, the more Donald Trump will work to turn the nation’s focus to the issue that was the beating heart of his 2016 campaign and has animated his time in office: immigration. The narrative Trump will push–at rallies and in targeted social media ads backed by millions of dollars–is […]