Lionel Jefferson Griffith Here is the difference:
Rubio is for citizenship for illegals which is a nonstarter. Cruz is for a legal status, which wouldn't allow illegals to vote or receive welfare. But give credit to Rand Paul, he proposed it first.
Ken Hamilton They should be legalized, but no citizenship. “Ted is a supporter of legalizing people that are in this country illegally,” Marco Rubio said about Ted Cruz. “In fact, when the Senate bill was proposed, he proposed giving them work permits. He’s also supported a massive expansion of the green cards. He’s supported a massive expansion of the H1B program, a 500 percent increase. If you look at it, I don’t believe our positions are dramatically different.”