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Mark Krikorian

Party Conventions Highlight Growing U.S. Divide on Immigration

A vast divide widens as Clinton tilts left toward a pro-immigration platform and Trump promises a crackdown and mass deportation. On the first day of their convention, Democrats heard moving speeches from an 11-year-old American girl worried about her undocumented mother getting deported, a “Dreamer” brought to the country as a child without proper papers

Chicken Plants, High-Tech Visas And The Immigration Dilemma

Haley Barbour, former governor of Mississippi, former head of the Republican National Committee, now a political fixer and influential voice in GOP circles, says he first became seriously interested in immigration policy after Hurricane Katrina. Thousands of homes in Mississippi were destroyed, “down to the slab,” Barbour said at a recent conference on immigration hosted