Eagle Forum Legislative Alerts

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Immigration solution: 'Enforce the law'

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah
WASHINGTON – Jason Chaffetz knows all about winning an uphill battle. In 2008, he booted six-term Congressman Chris Cannon from the ranks of his own Republican Party to win the nomination for Utah's 3rd District seat in Congress.

Chaffetz did not have big money to spend, but he did have some big ideas, including building a volunteer grass roots organization that focused on issues that were frustrating the voters of his district.

One of those issues was illegal immigration, and Chaffetz is not shy about stating his beliefs regarding one of the most heated controversies in the nation's capital.

"We're going to enforce the law. We should not reward illegal behavior."

Chaffetz made this statement to about 250 students gathered at the 17th annual Eagle Forum Collegians Leadership Summit hosted by Eagle Forum President Phyllis Schlafly yesterday.

Read entire article at WND.com

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