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Cristina is an Immigration Policy intern at the Drum Major Institute for Public Policy.
Over 100 House Dems Push for Immigration fix
Posted on: Oct 27, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
Reminding Obama of his promises of reform.
Reality Check: Undocumented Immigrants Canâ€™t Buy Health Insurance ... Even If They Can Pay Full Cost
Posted on: Sep 16, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
Contrary to the hysterical spin ...
Guest Worker Program Still a Sticking Point on Immigration Reform
Posted on: Jun 30, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
At a recent White House conference on immigration reform, the tension over a guest worker program was clear.
A Path to Legalization for Immigrants Would Help the Economy
Posted on: Feb 9, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
In addition to helping the economy bringing undocumented workers out of the shadows will raise wages and labor standards for all workers.
Gillibrand Needs to Change Her Stance on Immigration
Posted on: Jan 24, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
Gillibrand needs to change her position on immigration now that she is representing the whole state of New York.
Will California Crush Undocumented Students' Shot at the American Dream?
Posted on: Jan 7, 2009, Source: DMI Blog
The California Supreme Court will look at a state law which effects the education options of undocumented students.
Hey Conservatives: Immigrants Help, Not Hurt, Our Economy
Posted on: Dec 23, 2008, Source: DMI Blog
The current economic crisis has led immigration restrictionists to blame immigrants for the countryâ€™s economic downturn. Here's why they're wrong.
Obama Should Not Ignore Immigration Policy While Focusing on the Economy
Posted on: Nov 25, 2008, Source: DMI Blog
Immigrant entrepreneurs are an essential source of job creation.
Let's End the Silence on Immigration
Posted on: Oct 14, 2008, Source: DMI Blog
A much discussed and contentious issue during the primary season, immigration is now avoided by both candidates.
The U.S. Should Never Deny the Right to Education. So Why Are We?
Posted on: Jul 28, 2008, Source: Drum Major Institute
The DREAM Act is a small first step to a better and more effective immigration debate.
Does Marriage Determine Level of Assimilation?
Posted on: Jun 27, 2008, Source: Drum Major Institute
A conservative think-tank's "assimilation index" employs some iffy methodology.
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