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Don't Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses

Don't Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses

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America, built up by the hard work of its immigrants, now finds itself home to an estimated 11 million illegal immigrants. The federal government, even under the reform-friendly tenure of President George W. Bush, has been unable to find the consensus to overhaul our country'€™s immigration laws. Both the Dream Act and an Arizona statute requiring police officers to detain anyone they suspect to be illegal, has brought the debate back to the forefront of national politics. Are immigrants taking American jobs, or, does immigration help our economy? Is there any difference between low-skilled and highly-skilled immigrants, and, if so, is it time to honor this distinction?

Negative Economic Impact
Sunday, May 1, 2016
George J. Borjas
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
George J. Borjas
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Philip Cafaro
Friday, July 1, 2016
Jack Martin
Neutral to Positive Economic Impact
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Michael Greenstone
Monday, August 1, 2016
David Card
Arizona & Other States
Friday, April 1, 2011
Alia Beard Rau
Saturday, March 19, 2011
Richard A. Oppel
Friday, March 18, 2011
Alia Beard Rau
Sunday, October 31, 2010
Mark Lacey
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
Hans Von Spakovsky
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Federation for American Immigration Reform April 27
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Immigration Policy Center January
Friday, March 11, 2011
Josh Loftin
Birthright Citizenship & the 14th Amendment
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Federation for American Immigration Reform August
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Garrett Epps
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Jennifer Van Hook
Assimilation
Sunday, May 6, 2007
John Fonte
Thursday, May 6, 2010
Melik Kaylan
Wednesday, September 1, 2010
Dowell Myers
Thursday, July 1, 2004
Robert A. Levine
Thursday, May 1, 2008
Jacob L. Vigdor
DREAM Act
Sunday, January 2, 2011
Gary Martin
Sunday, December 19, 2010
Shankar Vedantam
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Federation for American Immigration Reform November 12
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
America’s Voice August
Borders
Monday, March 28, 2011
Mark Krikorian
Sunday, January 23, 2011
Stewart M. Powell
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Suzanne Gamboa
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
National Immigration Forum June 21
E-Verify
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
States News Service March 21
Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Zlatko Hadzismajlovic
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Jena Baker McNeill
Monday, February 1, 2016
Marc R. Rosenblum
Miscellaneous Articles
Thursday, March 31, 2011
Brian Bennett
Friday, March 25, 2011
Sudeep Reddy
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Stuart Anderson
For More on Immigration
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