Watch Becky G Breaks Down In Tears When She Retells Her Family’s Immigration Story
“The immigration system can be bettered, or made a bit more efficient, or more effective for more people. All these things factor into why I’m voting.” – Becky G.
Watch this emotional episode about her family’s journey into the U.S. now: vevo.com/whyivote
Posted by Vevo on Friday, October 21, 2016
For Becky G, the immigration debate is personal.
Becky G is like many young Latinos in America. She is the product of immigration and she wears that like a badge of honor, as one should. That’s why Becky G wants to you to go out and vote. The way you vote this election, according to Becky G, could mean a world of a difference for mixed-immigration status families all over the country.
“The immigration system can be bettered, or made a bit more efficient, or more effective for more people,” Becky G said in the video. “All these things factor into why I’m voting.”
During the video, Becky G’s abuelito shares the emotional story of when he first came across the border in the trunk of a car.
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His determination to make it to the U.S. was because he wanted what most immigrants want: a chance for a better life.