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Why Trump's immigration bonds proposal won't work

4 monthes ago   |   By Politico

The United States is - by far - one of the most heavily visited countries in the world. In 2018, nearly 80 million people visited the U.S., pumping over $1 trillion into its economy. Most business travelers and tourists are allowed to stay anywhere from 90 days to six months before returning home. While the vast majority do just that, a few never actually leave. They become “overstayers,” and although it's a tiny percentage of visa-holders - less than 2 percent -the numbers add up pretty quickly. According to the Department of Homeland Security, more than 700,000 people overstayed their...
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