"[A]n estimated 12.6 million LPRs lived in the United States on January 1, 2010. 8.1 million of those LPRs were eligible to naturalize." - DHS, Oct. 2011 .
"Much of the discussion surrounding immigration and
immigrants these days is focused on the negative: the issue of illegal
immigration with roughly 11 million unauthorized immigrants residing
across the nation, problems surrounding the immigrant detention system,
and highly contested state...