Immigration and the Campaign Trail

Aug 6, 2015

It’s been a top issue this primary season: how to fix what most everyone agrees is a system in need of reform. The remedies vary, from bolstering the border to establishing a path to citizenship.  In some cases, as with GOP candidate Donald Trump, the rhetoric has been heated. We’ll look at how this issue is playing out among both parties.


  • Seung Min Kim - assistant editor at Politico. She covers Congress and has reported extensively on immigration.
  • Wayne Lesperance - professor of political science at New England College, and director of the Center for Civic Engagement.