New Immigration Policy
Tags: EMIGRATION & immigration law; EMIGRATION & immigration; KENNEDY, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; LEGISLATIVE bills; JOHNSON, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973; UNITED States. Immigration & Nationality Act Amendments of 1965
- Putting Out the WELCOME Mat. Arnesen, Eric // Cobblestone;Jan2011, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p35
The article looks at the U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965, focusing on the contributions of President Lyndon B. Johnson.
- A cheer for Congress. // Saturday Evening Post;9/11/1965, Vol. 238 Issue 18, p80
Comments on the role of the U.S. Congress in passing legislative bills. List of bills introduced by U.S. President Lyndon Johnson and enacted by the Congress; Criticisms against the Congress during the term of President John F. Kennedy; Senators who should be credited for the bills.
- T.R.B. // New Republic;2/15/64, Vol. 150 Issue 7, p2
Comments on political issues in the U.S. as of February 15, 1964. Criticisms against former U.S. President John F. Kennedy and his legislative bills; Changes that are occurring in the country irrespective of politics; Analysis of President Lyndon B. Johnson's perception of the true image of...
- A Bill for an Assassin. // Time;3/19/1965, Vol. 85 Issue 12, p33
The article reports on the move of President Lyndon Johnson to pass a bill that will make it a federal crime to kill or kidnap the President and the line of succession in the U.S. The proposal was initiated following the concern of the Warren Commission regarding the legal jurisdiction of Lee...
- WASHINGTON FRONT. HAMILTON, HARRY // America;10/16/1965, Vol. 113 Issue 16, p431
The author reflects on the position of U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson regarding the law on immigration in 1965. He states that the signing of the bill on October 3, 1965 was superceded by the announcement of Johnson that Cubans are accepted in the country. He explains that the initiative was...
- My Own Private India. Stein, Joel // Time;7/5/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 1, p76
The article presents the author's humorous take on why the town of Edison, New Jersey has such a large population of people from India. He describes the cultural changes that have taken place in Edison in the time since he graduated from high school there in 1989. According to James W. Hughes of...
- LBJ's Alter Ego. Ward, Geoffrey C. // American Heritage;Feb89, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p14
Review of `Remembering America: A Voice from the Sixties' by Richard Goodwin, combined with profile of Goodwin. Goodwin was a speechwriter for President John F. Kennedy and chief speechwriter for President Lyndon Johnson. Johnson called him `my alter ego.' Memoirs.
- The Establishment, USA. Miller, Helen Hill // New Republic;1/14/67, Vol. 156 Issue 2, p23
Focuses on the history of the national establishment in the U.S. Background on the bases used by the British and the French in selecting the members of their respective national establishments, which the U.S. used; Reason behind the emergence of an industrial-financial establishment in the...
- The Tense Hours. // Time;Sep1961, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p11
The article reports on the growing international crisis faced by U.S. President John F. Kennedy due to the Communist provocations in Berlin. Accordingly, vice president Lyndon B. Johnson has reported the Soviet threat to cut off Allied air access to the beleaguered city. Kennedy has issued an...