Joe Biden is rallying for undocumented immigrants!
According to The Huffington Post, the Vice President delivered a passionate speech on Thursday surrounding the importance of comprehensive immigration reform.
"These people are just waiting, waiting for a chance to be able to contribute fully," Biden said. "And by that standard, 11 million undocumented aliens are already Americans, in my view."
"They just want a decent life for their kids and a chance to contribute to a free society, a chance to put down roots and help build the next great American century. I really believe that. That's what they're fighting for."
Biden also noted that not only do undocumented immigrants deserve the chance to be citizens, but the shift will also greatly improve the economy.
"The single most important thing we can do for our economy, for America's future, is to pass immigration reform now," he said. "It's the single most important thing we can do. I've heard for too damn long about how this was going to bankrupt us, that Social Security was going to take a nose dive and so on. ... Well guess what, it's a game changer financially for the country."