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President Obama encouraged "illegal aliens" to vote and said there would be no consequences if they do.
RODRIGUEZ: Many of the millennials, Dreamers, undocumented citizens — and I call them citizens because they contribute to this country — are fearful of voting. So if I vote, will immigration know where I live? Will they come for my family and deport us?
RODRIGUEZ: This has been a huge fear presented especially during this election.
OBAMA: And the reason that fear is promoted is because they don’t want people voting. People are discouraged from voting and part of what is important for Latino citizens is to make your voice heard, because you’re not just speaking for yourself. You’re speaking for family members, friends, classmates of yours in school…
RODRIGUEZ: Your entire community.
OBAMA: … who may not have a voice. Who can’t legally vote. But they’re counting on you to make sure that you have the courage to make your voice heard.
Although there are bad apples in both parties when it comes to voter fraud, the Democratic party does not condone, and condemns such behavior.
The thing of it is, is that blue waves aren’t blue. . . . The blue wave is African-American. It’s white, it’s Latino, it’s Asian, Pacific Islander. It is disabled. It is differently abled. It is LGBTQ. It is law enforcement. It is veterans. It is made up of those who have been told they are not worthy of being here. It is comprised of those who are documented and undocumented. It is comprised of those who have been told they’re successful and those who have been left behind.
She's talking about the voter suppression tactic of Latinos being intimidated out of voting, because the fear people may follow them home from the polls and expose undocumented relatives that may be living with them, like their mother or father, and have them deported.
There is not law that requires pollsters to follow Latinos citizens home to see if there are any undocumeted immigrants living with them.
undocumented citizens — and I call them citizens because they contribute to this country — are fearful of voting.
When you get married you sign legal papers , and cheating can lead to legal charges right!
to say its not illegal would be wrong.
It is currently illegal in 21 states across the US.