Decriminalizing illegal immigration and 3 other 'radical' ideas in Julián Castro's new immigration plan

Julian Castro.
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Julián Castro, a 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, has largely flown under the radar in the early stages of the primary. But the former Housing Secretary under the Obama administration, whose grandmother emigrated from Mexico to the United States in the 1920s, unveiled a "People First" immigration platform on Tuesday with some hard policy points that could create some shock waves.

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