Only the amnesty leg 'worked.' That is, a lot of foreign lawbreakers got full amnesty, and it spurred a lot more mass illegal immigration. The 2 million residual illegal alien population of 1988 grew to 3.5 million in 1990, 4 million in 1992, 5 million in 1996, 7 million in 2000 and 10 million today.
He didn't have to do what he did. He is just an all-American guy. My number one reason for nominating him is that he has a family and had been a Marine he didn't have to re-enlist again, but he did. For me, it's about him bringing back the morale of the troops. He's a fair individual, and that's all you can ask for. To me, that's what makes America great.