Immigration spurs debate on Capitol Hill
- Immigration laws are education laws too. Stewart, David // Phi Delta Kappan;Mar94, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p556
Discusses the effect of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 on education. Increased enrollment of immigrant students; List of needed school restructuring and curricular reform; Tensions brought about by rapid social changes; Effect of immigration on adult literacy programs; Need for...
- Wanted: Skilled immigrants. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;4/27/98, Vol. 90 Issue 105, pB8
Comments on efforts by the United States Congress to raise the education level of immigrants entering the country and its workforce by giving priority to those immigrants with at least a high school education. The role of Representative Lamar Smith; Opposition from the AFL-CIO; Why Smith has...
- Outlook unclear for immigration bill, provision on illegal students. Schnaiberg, Lynn // Education Week;4/24/96, Vol. 15 Issue 31, p23
Reports on developments related to an immigration-reform bill which was delayed in the Senate. Provision for states to bar illegal-immigrant children from receiving a free public education; Likelihood that the immigration bill will get a veto from President Bill Clinton if such provision is...
- Arthur's Dream. // NEA Today;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p13
The article reports on U.S. legislation to allow non-citizens to become permanent residents if they go to college or join the military. The author reflects on student Arthur Mikoyan and his scheduled deportation after graduation from high school. Other topics include appeals for asylum and...
- House Democrats ready to give immigration bill another shot. Allen, Jared; Rushing, J. Taylor // Hill;3/25/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p4
The article reports that the U.S. House of Representatives is preparing for more debates over the issue of immigration legislation.
- Fortress North America: The new immigration law. Anderson, George M. // America;5/9/1998, Vol. 178 Issue 16, p3
Comments on the United States Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act. Implications of the provisions of the law; Representative Mel Watt's description of the immigration policy; Professor Carol Buckler's emphasis on the human dimension of the law's impact on asylum seekers.
- Immigration reforms move through Congress. // American Nurseryman;5/01/96, Vol. 183 Issue 9, p8
Reports on legislative measures in the US Congress related to immigration reforms. House of Representatives' vote to enforce tougher border controls on illegal immigration and eliminate provisions for reducing the number of resident visas.
- Clinton eases immigration rule. // American Nurseryman;8/01/96, Vol. 184 Issue 3, p8
Reports that the Clinton Administration has advised the US Congress to delete a provision in a proposed immigration bill.
- Los Olvidados:* Images of the Immigrant, political power... Johnson, Keith R. // Brigham Young University Law Review;1993, Vol. 1993 Issue 4, p1139
Presents a discussion of immigration and immigrants in the United States. Factors that limit the influence of noncitizens; Information on legislation for immigration; Historical information on immigrants and immigration; Reasons for immigration from Haiti; Trends in immigration litigation...