The decline in Republicans' dissatisfaction over the past two years likely reflects their optimism that immigration
will be or is being tightened under Trump, which has, in turn, increased Democrats' frustrations.
From January to November, the Bureau of Immigration
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Job displacement is the handmaid of illegal immigration
While he wouldn't provide actual numbers, he noted that frustration over immigration
was a big factor driving membership.
After a year in which the immigration
issue inspired reform bills, citizen border patrols, mass marches of undocumented workers, and untold hours of talk show screaming, a candidate who had seemed to strike a hidden chord with voters lost in a rout.
During the 1890s and early 1900s panics, strict immigration
limitations were enacted.
But Williams insists that his immigration
stance is not about being against any particular group; he says he's simply trying to look out for people in his community first.
Legislators in Washington have been modest about checking illegal immigration
since the 1980s (a 1996 reform, which made border crossing more difficult, mostly encouraged undocumented workers to settle here with their families, instead of commuting back and forth for seasonal work).
But any gains in reducing population increase have been wiped out by a shortsighted immigration
policy that benefits only greedy businesses and selfish politicians who go after the "immigrant vote" like sharks go after raw meat.
But she also notes that, under the combined pressure of "wetbacks" quests for work on their own terms, growers' evasion of "bureaucratic regulations," and periodic sweeps by immigration
officials to arrest illegal entrants and then parole them to big farmers--called "drying out the wetbacks," (153)--there were far more illegal migrant workers than those under government contract by the time the program was discontinued in 1964.
Tobar's Translation Nation will certainly rile nativists, whose once-fringe discourse is, in the post-9/11 world, in the main (just tune in to Lou Dobbs Tonight, on CNN, which features a regular segment on immigration
that is positively soaked in virulently xenophobic rhetoric.