TITLE

Shutting the golden door

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Steven V.; Glastris, Paul
PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/3/94, Vol. 117 Issue 13, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers how America is plunging into yet another divisive debate over immigration policy. Factors which contribute to the emotional self-examination; Politicians running on the immigrant issue; Effect of illegal immigrants on the economy; Legislation to restrict flow of immigrants; Budget considerations; Border enforcement. INSETS: The myth of the parasites, by Dorian Friedman & Penny Loeb;Trying to hold back the tide (in El Paso, Texas), by Jim Impoco.
ACCESSION #
9411307570

 

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