Latest Immigration reform Stories

2013-05-08 11:36:35

An analysis by researchers at the Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) at George Mason University shows that the Boston Marathon bombings had little effect on conversations on social media regarding immigration reform. Using two different data mining applications, the researchers collected more than 750,000 tweets containing the word “immigration” beginning in February 2013. “The Boston Marathon bombings on April 15, 2013 provided an unexpected opportunity to...

2013-04-18 23:19:34

High-Skilled Immigration Group Urges Additional Reforms to Improve Job Mobility (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 Immigration Voice, the national grassroots organization of legal, high-skilled immigrants, today welcomed the bipartisan immigration reform package introduced in the Senate by the so-called Gang of Eight. Immigration Voice praised the proposal for addressing the green card backlogs that result in many legal immigrants spending years, or even decades, in this country before becoming...

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