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July 2007
American Nurseryman;7/15/2007, Vol. 206 Issue 2, p4
Trade Publication
The author calls on U.S. legislators to revise the immigration law in order to allow legitimate foreign workers to enter the country and provide the needed skills needed by legitimate businesses. The author also calls on Americans not to confuse illegal immigration with legitimate immigration and not to be threatened by legal immigrants.


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