Family based immigration: A Mirage in the Desert
- Dual-path option key to immigration reform. Nowrasteh, Alex // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;9/6/2013, Issue 324698, p26
The author argues on a controversy over a dual-path option toward citizenship which is the most significant roadblock to immigration reform in the U.S.
- Asian lawmakers fear changes to visas would keep families apart. Bogardus, Kevin; Lillis, Mike // Hill;4/26/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p11
The article reports that Asian-American lawmakers and advocates are afraid of the changes to family-sponsored visas in the immigration bill of the U.S., which could keep immigrant families apart.
- Immigration Doublespeak. Johnson, Fawn // National Journal;2/16/2013, p6
The article shows that the Republicans and Democrats are closer to agreement regarding the proposed reform of the U.S. immigration law. It reveals that the negotiating parties agree in principle on almost all of the procedures to citizenship for illegal immigrants. Both parties have concurred...
- Immigration Overhaul? SMITH, PATRICIA; Preston, Julia; Stevenson, Richard W.; Potenza, Alessandra // New York Times Upfront;3/11/2013, Vol. 145 Issue 11, p6
The article focuses on the issue of immigration reform as a top priority for the U.S. government. One of the proposed changes for the immigration system is citizenship for 11 million immigrants illegally living in the U.S. In 2011, the number of people crossing illegally from Mexico to the U.S....
- Rethinking Reform. Walsh, Kenneth T. // U.S. News Digital Weekly;12/21/2012, Vol. 4 Issue 51, p10
The article discusses the need for rethinking immigration reform in the U.S. It states that the reform talks should include developing a path that will help illegal immigrants in the country to obtain citizenship or become legal resident. According to the author, undergoing comprehensive reform...
- Hispanic American Opinions toward Immigration and Immigration Policy Reform Proposals. Melo, Grace; Colson, Gregory; Ramirez, Octavio A. // Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy;Dec2014, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p604
This study presents evidence from a survey and choice experiment on the preferences of Hispanic immigrants who entered the United States illegally for different immigration reform proposal attributes. Key components of the current competing US Senate and House immigration reform bills are...
- Selling immigration reform. FEEHERY, JOHN // Hill;2/5/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p15
The author offers his insight on the plan of the U.S. government for immigration reform.
- Immigration Reform Can Work for Us All. Shea, Dan // San Diego Business Journal;5/27/2013, Vol. 34 Issue 21, p39
The author discusses the importance of the immigration reform proposed by the New Majority California in addressing the issues being faced by the nation.
- What real immigration reform would look like. Bacon, David // La Prensa San Diego;8/2/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 31, p1
A reprint of the article "What Real Immigration Reform Would Look Like" by David Bacon, which appeared in the previous issue of "The Progressive," is presented.