Most immigration ads from Republican presidential candidates focus on border security and little else. Think “build the danged fence” from John McCain in 2008.
A new ad from Ted Cruz, though, takes a different tack — and does so in a matter that is sure to grab attention.
The ad features men and women in business attire — think suits and ties, dress shoes — streaming across the border. It features Cruz asking whether the immigration debate would be the same if white-collar professionals like lawyers, bankers and journalists were coming across the border, taking these Americans’ jobs and depressing wages.
Read more: The Washington Post