Immigration Law

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Like Social Security? Medicare? Increased Immigration Can Save Them
Posted on 4 Feb 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

National Immigration Forum, Feb. 2021 - Room to Grow "An increase in net immigration is necessary to address demographic realities and avert socioeconomic decline, the authors of a new report from the National Immigration Forum find. Room to... Read More

Change is Hard: Managing Fear and Anxiety about Demographic Change and Immigration in Polarized Times
Posted on 20 Feb 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Suzette Brooks Masters, Jan. 2020 "This research brief distills the literature on cultural anxiety about demographic change, immigration and American identity. It serves as a companion piece to Welcoming America’s 10-year-anniversary social... Read More

Immigration Is the Only Reason the U.S. Doesn't Have an Aging Crisis
Posted on 30 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Without immigration ... the U.S. would face the same kind of aging problems that Europe does." - Atlantic, Jan. 30, 2014 . Read More

Solving America's Demographics Problem Via Immigration
Posted on 4 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"It's not simply a matter of needing a bigger tax base for Medicare. It's that the U.S. economy needs a certain level of growth to survive. Without it, we won't be to pay down our national debt, at least not without eviscerating the rest... Read More

ICE Deportations: Gender, Age, and Country of Citizenship (TRAC)
Posted on 10 Apr 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

TRAC, Apr. 9, 2014 : "Case-by-case records on deportations by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) during FY 2012 and FY 2013 provide a more complete portrait of the demographic composition of recent deportees. These results are based upon analyses... Read More

Latino Voters vs. Anti-Immigrant Lawmakers
Posted on 7 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"immigrants may be a long way off from being able to hold elected officials accountable in an electoral strategy. While the nation is bearing witness to rapid demographic changes that are fundamentally changing the face of the country, there... Read More

Immigration expert tries to dispel 'myths' about Hispanics in U.S.
Posted on 14 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Marcelo Suárez-Orozco flashed a slide showing the 5.5 million surge in under-18 Hispanic population in the United States during the last decade, which, to the noted professor and immigration expert, underscored a stark reality of the... Read More

MPI Brief Offers Demographic, Socioeconomic Profile of Unauthorized Immigrants in the United States
Posted on 30 May 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"How to treat the nation’s estimated 11 million unauthorized immigrants is a key component of the comprehensive immigration reform debate underway in Congress. The population’s characteristics, including income levels, workforce participation... Read More