Nation Of Immigrators

Nation Of Immigrators

A public policy blog on America's dysfunctional immigration system

Monthly Archives: October 2010

Rethinking Immigration: Time to End the IRCA Squeeze

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With Republicans salivating at the prospect of capturing at least one chamber in Congress, and President Obama and the Democrats in (perhaps temporary) retreat, the time seems right to reflect on how much trouble our broken immigration system has caused both parties and the country. Repeatedly, on both sides of the partisan aisle, the hiring … Continue Reading

The Immigration Log in Our Eyes

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A recent article in the Dallas Morning News by Los Angeles Times writer Gregory Rodriguez (“We’re All Hypocrites on Illegal Immigration”), brought to mind a biblical quote: Judge not, that you be not judged. For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and the measure you give will be the measure you get. … Continue Reading

For the Government Oversight Committees: Immigration Questions on a Silver Platter

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Prognosticators, pontificators and pundits across the political spectrum predict that, no matter the outcome of the November elections, grinding out any new laws in the next Congress will be especially difficult. The 24/7 news cycle, the “gotcha” politics of personal destruction, and the collective eyes on the big prize in 2012 will all make bipartisan … Continue Reading