Associated Press, Mar. 10, 2006. hirings.pdf
Associated Press, Mar. 10, 2006. bribes.pdf
San Jose Mercury News, Mar. 10, 2006. border_fencing_arizona.pdf
"The measures include nearly doubling the number of H-1B skilled-worker temporary visas to 115,000 -- with an option of raising the cap 20 percent more each year." San Francisco Chronicle, Mar. 10, 2006. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article...
"Tech companies fear the U.S. will lose its competitive edge if skilled foreign workers stop putting down roots here." Investor's Business Daily, Mar. 8, 2006. http://www.investors.com/editorial/IBDArticles.asp?artsec=16&issue=20060308
"I support comprehensive immigration reform. ... While I categorically oppose any program that grants unconditional amnesty for illegal immigration, I do support providing undocumented workers with the opportunity to earn legal status in this country...
"Putting the monkey on the employers' back - that's not fair." Tampa Tribune, Mar. 7, 2006. 3-7-06 rally.pdf
Associated Press, Mar. 9, 2006. http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/news/local/030906a2_border_fence
"The United States government apprehended nearly 7,000 unaccompanied minors in 2005, up from 4,600 five years earlier." New America Media, Mar. 7, 2006. http://news.ncmonline.com/news/view_article.html?article_id=a9c21e79d6dcc5d3ec4a3fd61872265f
"The Field Poll showed that 47 percent of Californians see illegal immigration as having a favorable impact on the state while 45 percent see it as having an unfavorable impact." Associated Press, Mar. 9, 2006. http://www.mercurynews.com/mld...
Business Journal of Phoenix, Mar. 8, 2006. http://phoenix.bizjournals.com/phoenix/stories/2006/03/06/daily39.html
Associated Press, Mar. 8, 2006. http://dwb.newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/3220929p-11943970c.html
"The announcement that Britain is to introduce a points-based system to manage immigration and attract 'the brightest and best' from the developing world to work in the UK has been welcomed as a major step toward meeting the needs of employers...
"[T]he agricultural sector would suffer significant economic losses if the law that governs the hiring of migrant labor were changed without providing for a viable guest worker program and a reasonable transition into such a program." American...
Chronicle of Higher Education, Mar. 10, 2006. 3-10-06 visa delay.pdf
"It is not apparent why an eminent, internationally renowned scientist, all of whose work is in the public domain, should have to sit for a personal interview at the consulate simply to be able to travel to the United States for a few days to deliver...
"[T]he Center developed an estimate of 11.5 to 12 million for the unauthorized population as of March 2006." Pew Hispanic Center, Mar. 7, 2006. http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=61
Cuban academics denied visas; ballplayers OK. USA Today, Mar. 6, 2006. http://www.usatoday.com/news/opinion/columnist/wickham/2006-03-06-wickham-edit_x.htm
"Ruaidhri Conroy ... said he was barred from entering the States because he overstayed a visa by two days in 1998." 3-6-06 irish.pdf
"Whether Marcel Macovei, 26, was living full time at O'Hare - as Tom Hanks' Hollywood character did in the 2004 movie "The Terminal" - is not entirely clear." Chicago Sun-Times, Mar. 7, 2006. 3-7-06 romanian.pdf
Associated Press, Mar. 6, 2006. http://www.gazettetimes.com/articles/2006/03/05/news/oregon/sunsta02.txt
Copies of the report will be available at 10 a.m. EST (7 a.m. PST), Tuesday, March 7, 2006, on the Center's website: www.pewhispanic.org. 3-6-06 pew.pdf
"The public is quite confused over which way to go." Los Angeles Times, Mar. 5, 2006. 3-5-06 torn.pdf
"Employers feel very strongly about maintaining access to immigrant workers, and exert political pressure to prevent enforcement from being effective." New York Times, Mar. 5, 2006. http://www.nytimes.com/2006/03/05/business/yourmoney/05view...
"The word itself has become politically charged, and even its meaning is disputed." Austin American-Statesman, Mar. 5, 2006. http://www.statesman.com/news/content/news/stories/nation/03/5amnesty.html