In a recent GOP presidential debate, Newt Gingrich raised eyebrows with his comments about allowing illegal immigrants to stay in the U.S. if they have been in this country for a long time.  On Lubbock’s First News on KFYO, Rep. Randy Neugebauer disagreed.

“We have to have a system in this country that rewards people that do it the right way and punish the people that did it the wrong way.  I don’t know that the length of time that you’ve been in this country c

hanges that perspective.”

Neugebauer said immigration is an issue that needs to be discussed in this country.