"Border security and internal enforcement must be in place before we talk about those who are here," Hull said.
So, just when I thought I was finally going to get an answer to my question, Hull took a step back, and it seemed as though we wouldn't be addressing this very important point.
Then she outlined the domestic agenda for reducing the number of illegal immigrants who are living here.
"We have to minimize a lot of the attractions to illegal immigrants," Hull said. "We have to eliminate birth citizenship and chain immigration. We have to stop all benefits and have rigorous enforcement of existing laws. We have to have employer sanctions," fines or jail for those who knowingly hire illegal immigrants.