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Afton Branche is an immigration researcher at the Drum Major Institute for Public Policy.
Conservative Alternatives to the DREAM Act: New and Hardly Improved
Posted on: Feb 12, 2012, Source: Huffington Post
The right seems to be motivated by restrictionist ideology rather than a consideration of common sense.
New Lawmakers Get to Work on Ridiculous Anti-Immigrant Measures
Posted on: Feb 7, 2011, Source: DMI Blog
Across the country, newly elected officials are pledging to tackle issues that hardly seem like priorities for states struggling with economic recovery.
Study: Harsh Anti-Immigrant Law Drove Legal Hispanic Residents Out of Community
Posted on: Dec 2, 2010, Source: DMI Blog
Advocates of these laws say they're not "anti-immigrant" because they don't effect legal migrants, but research proves that the claim is false.
Immigration Reform in 2010: A Limited Time Offer
Posted on: Mar 5, 2010, Source: Drum Major Institute
The clock is ticking: advocates agree any proposal must move this spring, before Congress' attention shifts to mid-term elections.
Why Counting Undocumented Immigrants In the Census Is Good for America
Posted on: Oct 19, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
Undocumented immigrants and their families are an integral part of the social and economic fabric of our country. As such, they should be fully counted in our national census.
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