TITLE

Immigration Redux

AUTHOR(S)
Mahtesian, Charles
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Government Executive;Apr2007, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of the imprisonment of two U.S. Border Patrol agents, Ignacio Ramos and Jose Alonso Compean for shooting an immigrant, on the ability of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush to frame immigration reform. It is argued that, for conservatives, who already view Bush as soft on illegal immigration, the case represents not only a miscarriage of justice but also an example of the administration's refusal to support front-line agents.
ACCESSION #
24767077

 

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