Champions securing the US-Mexican border, making English the official language, mandating E-Verify, empowering local “citizen boards” to determine which immigrants stay. Says US should modernize legal visa system.
Has worked with Al Sharpton and Arne Duncan to promote education reform. Supports charter schools, prayer in school, vouchers, merit-based teacher pay, even financial incentives for good student performance.
Proposes repealing Obama’s law for a multipronged approach: allow sale of health insurance across state lines, reduce Medicare and Medicaid benefits, provide tax deductions for insurance premiums, pass medical malpractice reform, promote Health Savings Accounts.