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Interesting Immigration info

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by newyorkin, May 1, 2007.

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    What happened in 1965? That's what I want to know.
    How'd it go from 178,000/year to 500,000 the next year, via some action of congress. WHat laws did they change?
     
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    They probably opened up some restrictions or conditions.

    But, that implies that the figures he's using are about LEGAL immigration. Sneaking over the border stuff would probably make those numbers even more dismal.
     
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    Lyndon Johnson signed the Immigration and Naturalization Act.


     

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