“The president should take some time out to get to know these people who are Americans and who were born here, and see how they feel about their lives.
And then I think he can have a conversation with them about the role of the federal government in the lives of people who live here.
And I think that will be very helpful.”—House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.
article “He needs to be honest with people who come here, he needs to understand the impact that these policies have on people’s lives.
The president can’t just say ‘all right, we’re going to take care of you and we’re not going to enforce your immigration laws.'”—House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
“He’s got to have a long-term vision.
And he can’t do it in the first weeks.
And so he’s going to have to get a real understanding of these people, of the people who make up the American family, and the families who have made it here.”—Rep. Adam Schiff, D.C.