Listen: Lashley, Trump And America discussed on Anderson Cooper 360
"On keeping family units together, and we know that immigrant families have been coming here and. Built this country and to the greatness that it is forget about that. And to say that you have to be able to speak English. There are some people in that Trump knows himself that didn't know English when they came here. So I think that's kind of crazy to, to make it. And when you say merit based, I just think that that's forgetting about how important it is to make sure that we allow a diverse group of people come here through our immigration system. We need that kind of diversity. It is what America is based on. What has made this country so great. And his plan today would completely do away with that. And just Lashley. I guess the question is, if this proposal doesn't satisfy with Democrats want out of immigration reform, and doesn't really satisfy what Republicans want out of immigration reform? What was the point? Well, I can tell you what the point was as I was listening to what I thought, wow, this would really be a great political at and that basically, at the. End of the day, is what he said, look, if we don't, if I can't get this passed, let's win, and I'm not really serious about this. I'm just saying this because all done for the last four years is talk about immigration immigration immigration. So I'm just going to put this out there knowing"