Representative Goodlatte (R-VA) is the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and Representative Gowdy (R-SC) is the Chairman of the Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee.
What you will not hear the Republicans saying:
- that effective anti-fraud measures already exist in the adjudications process
- that mandatory detention for asylum seekers does not improve national security
- that government resources are already insufficient to detain foreigners
- that the asylum processing time would be shortened if funds were allocated to the courts