The Miami Herald Blog
January 24, 2012
The topic of immigration, mainly what to do about illegal immigration, got plenty of reaction from the Republican candidates on Monday night — and on Twitter.
Perhaps the most interesting — and the one most tweeted about — was Romney’s “self-deportation” idea for helping curb the number of illegal immigrants.’
Here’s what Romney said on Monday night in Tampa:
“The answer is self-deportation, which is people decide they can do better by going home because they can’t find work here because they don’t have legal documentation to allow them to work here,” Romney said.