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Daniel M. Kowalski
House GOP Makes Border Security Its Priority

"House Republican leaders announced Thursday that rather than negotiate the type of sweeping overhaul of immigration law that President Bush had called for, they instead would hold an unusual hearing next week to help fashion a tightly focused 'border...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Rally's Low Turnout Disappoints Advocates

"With fewer than 5,000 people attending, organizers from other localities expressed two worries about the turnout: that they were losing the momentum built up by the huge marches in the spring, and that the movement's national organizers in Washington...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Bo Cooper on U.S. Visa Policy

"This is not the time for the country to turn its back on foreign talent. When avenues for international recruitment of the best and brightest close down, the effects on American competitiveness are devastating. With other countries only becoming...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
DHS on Fingerprint Database Sharing

"The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced today technology enhancements to DHS and Department of Justice?s fingerprint databases that will further improve access and information sharing among immigration and law enforcement officials...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
H-1B Visa and EB Green Card Stories: America's Losses Are Our Foreign Competitors' Gains

"The following stories illustrate the impact that H-1B visa shortages and EB green card backlogs have on highly educated foreign-born professionals, U.S. employers and our collective ability as a nation to compete in the global marketplace. Each...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Recommended Reading

Americans in Waiting: The Lost Story of Immigration and Citizenship in the United States, by Hiroshi Motomura. Oxford University Press, USA; ISBN: 0195163451; "Americans in Waiting is a rare achievement in its ability to engage both non-specialists...

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