Let's open great vocational schools so our future workers can learn a craft and realize their full potential.
And let's support working families by supporting paid family leave.
As America regains its strength, opportunity must be extended to all citizens.
That is why this year we will embark on reforming our prisons to help former inmates who have served their time get a second chance at life.
Struggling communities, especially immigrant communities,
will also be helped by immigration policies that focus on the best interests of American workers and American families.
For decades, open borders have allowed drugs and gangs to pour into our most vulnerable communities.
They've allowed millions of low-wage workers to compete for jobs and wages against the poorest Americans.
Most tragically, they have caused the loss of many innocent lives.
Here tonight are two fathers and two mothers: Evelyn Rodriguez, Freddy Cuevas, Elizabeth Alvarado, and Robert Mickens.
Their two teenage daughters — Kayla Cuevas and Nisa Mickens — were close friends on Long Island.
But in September 2016, on the eve of Nisa's 16th birthday, such a happy time it should have been, neither of them came home.
These two precious girls were brutally murdered while walking together in their hometown.
Six members of the savage MS-13 gang have been charged with Kayla and Nisa's murders.