Apple CEO says he wants more illegal immigrants to come to the U.S.

Apple CEO says he wants more illegal immigrants to come to the U.S.
Apple CEO Tim Cook

[Ed. – Just what the country needs.]

Apple CEO Tim Cook said in an interview that it was inhuman to deny amnesty to those who were brought into the country illegally as children.

“I think it’s the biggest issue of our time,” he said when asked about illegal immigrants. “Because this goes to the values of being American.”

“This is, ‘are we human?’” he said.

“Are we acting in a track of morality?” he continued. “These people if you haven’t met them, at Apple we have many that came when they were two years old, they didn’t make a decision to come. They came here, they only know our country, this is their home, they love America deeply, when you talk to them, I wish everyone in America loved America this much.”

“They have jobs, they pay taxes, they are pillars of their communities,” Cook added. “They’re incredible people. And so to me it would be like someone coming to Mike, and saying Mike I just found out you’re not really a citizen here you need to leave.”

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