Unlocking Immigration

February 2002
American Prospect;2/11/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p8
Deals with U.S. Congress legislation on immigration in February 2002. Way in which anti-immigration conservatives used the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks; Background on the Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act; Reorganization of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service.


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