TITLE

Local Immigration Policies Complicate Comprehensive Immigration Reform Efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Rubaii-Barrett, Nadia
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
PA Times;Feb2009, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the shortcomings with current federal policies and practices on local immigration in the U.S. that are said to complicate immigration reform efforts. It is reported that U.S. president Barack Obama supports comprehensive immigration reform that reduces lengthy administrative backlogs and balances enforcement. It is expected that the new Obama administration will create a window of opportunity for successful passage of comprehensive reform.
ACCESSION #
36499221

 

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