Immigration Reform.

By: LeMay, Michael CMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandContemporary World Issues Ser: Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 1 online resource (375 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781440854088Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Immigration Reform: a Reference HandbookLOC classification: JV6483 | .L463 2019Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 Background and History -- Introduction -- Forerunners to Current U.S. Legal Immigration Law -- The Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965 -- The 1980 Refugee Act -- The Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) of 1986 -- IMMACT, 1990 -- The Terrorist Attacks of 9/11 and the American Response -- The USA Patriot Act -- Creating the Department of Homeland Security and Dissolving the INS -- Reform Actions Taken by the Obama Administration -- Deferred Action -- Immigration Reform -- Border Control -- Reform Actions of the Trump Administration -- The Travel Ban -- DACA Annulment -- Conclusion -- References -- 2 Problems, Controversies, and Solutions -- Introduction -- Groupthink in the Aftermath of 9/11 -- Management Problems of Immigration Policy Implementation -- Civil Liberties and Privacy versus Immigration Control -- Comprehensive Immigration Reform -- Gerrymandering and the Immigration Reform Deadlock -- Changes in Immigration Policy from the Obama to Trump Administrations -- The Travel Ban Controversy -- Business Needs versus Security Concerns in Visa Application Processing -- Adverse Economic Impact of Visa-Tightening Procedures -- The Impact of Federal, State, and Local Government Relations -- The Brain Drain Problem -- Immigration Concerns and Their Impact on Social Security -- Conclusion -- References -- 3 Perspectives -- Introduction -- Immigration Reform Legislation of 1987: Lessons from the Past -- Comprehensive Immigration Reform from the Conservative Perspective -- Refugee Resettlement as Seen through the Eyes of a Volunteer ESL Teacher -- True to Our Origins: The Democratic Party and Comprehensive Immigration Reform -- Immigration Reform Dysfunction: Why Reform Does Not Happen -- How Communities Can Meet the Immigration Challenge.
All Souls Unitarian/Universalist Church: Why We Became a Sanctuary Church -- 4 Profiles -- Introduction -- Organizations -- Al Qaeda -- American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) -- American Conservative Union (ACU) -- American Immigration Control Foundation (AICF) -- American Immigration Law Foundation (AILF) -- American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) -- Americans for Prosperity -- Association of Patriotic Arab Americans in the Military (APAAM) -- Border Policy Research Institute (BPRI) -- Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) -- Business Roundtable -- Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC) -- Center for American Progress (CAP) -- Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) -- Center for Migration Studies (CMS) -- Center for Privacy and Technology Policy (CPTP) -- Center for the Study of Hate Crimes and Extremism -- Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) -- Congressional Research Service (CRS) -- Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) -- Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -- Department of Justice (DOJ) -- Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) -- Free Congress Foundation (now American Opportunity Foundation) -- Freedom Works -- Government Accountability Office (GAO) -- Heritage Foundation -- Human Rights First -- MoveOn.org -- National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) -- National Immigration Forum (NIF) -- National Immigration Law Center -- National Rifle Association (NRA) -- Office of Management and Budget (OMB) -- Pew Hispanic Center (PHC) -- Rand Corporation -- United States Customs and Border Protection (USCBP) -- United We Dream -- Voto Latino -- People -- Bush, George W. (1946- ) -- Carter, James (Jimmy) Earl, Jr. (1924) -- Chertoff, Michael (1953- ) -- Clinton, William Jefferson (1946- ) -- Conyers, John (1929- ) -- Durbin, Richard "Dick" (1944- ) -- Ferguson, Bob (1965- ).
Gonzales, Alberto (1955- ) -- Goodlatte, Bob (1952- ) -- Graham, Lindsey (1955- ) -- Guitierrez, Luis (1953- ) -- Hanen, Andrew (1953- ) -- Hatch, Orrin (1934- ) -- Herman, Susan Ν. (na- ) -- Hetfield, Mark (1967- -- Jackson-Lee, Sheila (na- ) -- Jean-Pierre, Karine (1977- ) -- Jimenez, Cristina (na- ) -- Johnson, Jeh (1957- ) -- Johnson, Lyndon Β. (1908-1973) -- Kelly, John F. (1950- ) -- Kennedy, Edward (1932-2009) -- Kerwin, Don (na- ) -- Koch, Charles (1935- ) -- Koch, David (1940- ) -- Krikorian, Mark (1961- ) -- Kumar, Maria Teresa (1974- ) -- Levin, Brian (na- ) -- Lieberman, Joseph (1942- ) -- McCain, John (1936-2018) -- McConnell, Mitch (1942- ) -- Napolitano, Janet (1957- ) -- Nielsen, Kirstjen (1972- ) -- Obama, Barack (1961- ) -- Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004) -- Ridge, Tom (1945- ) -- Schumer, Charles E. (1950- ) -- Sensenbrenner, James (1943- ) -- Sessions, Jeff (1946- -- Suro, Roberto (na- ) -- Tanden, Neera (na- ) -- Trautman, Laurie (na- ) -- Trump, Donald J. (1946- ) -- Watson, Derrick (1966- ) -- Yates, Sally (1960- ) -- 5 Data and Documents -- Introduction -- Data -- Table 5.1: Legal Immigration to the United States, 1964-2016 -- Table 5.2: Total Illegal Apprehensions by Fiscal Year, 2000-2017, Compared to the Total Number of Border Patrol Agents -- Table 5.3: Customs and Border Protection Enforcement Actions, 2016-2017 -- Table 5.4: Foreign-Born Population by Region of Birth, U.S. Census, 2010 -- Table 5.5: Pew Research Center Immigration-Related Public Opinion Polling Data, 2018 -- Figure 5.1: Total Southwest Border Apprehensions, 2000-2017 -- Figure 5.2: Fötal Ice Removals, 2015-2017 -- Figure 5.3: Unaccompanied Children Apprehended by the U.S. Border Patrol at the Southwest Border, FY 2014 -- Figure 5.4: Refugee Admissions, 1991-2016, and the Top States with Highest Percentage of Initial Resettlement -- Documents.
The Immigration Reform and Control Act (1986) -- The Immigrant Visa Process (2018) -- The Homeland Security Act (2002) -- The Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Mobilization Act (2013) -- Report on ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (2017) -- Executive Order 13780: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States (March 6, 2017) -- Syllabus of Trump v. Hawaii (2018) -- 6 Resources -- Introduction -- Books -- Leading Scholarly Journals -- Films -- Videos -- 7 Chronology -- Glossary -- Index -- About the Author.
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 Background and History -- Introduction -- Forerunners to Current U.S. Legal Immigration Law -- The Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965 -- The 1980 Refugee Act -- The Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) of 1986 -- IMMACT, 1990 -- The Terrorist Attacks of 9/11 and the American Response -- The USA Patriot Act -- Creating the Department of Homeland Security and Dissolving the INS -- Reform Actions Taken by the Obama Administration -- Deferred Action -- Immigration Reform -- Border Control -- Reform Actions of the Trump Administration -- The Travel Ban -- DACA Annulment -- Conclusion -- References -- 2 Problems, Controversies, and Solutions -- Introduction -- Groupthink in the Aftermath of 9/11 -- Management Problems of Immigration Policy Implementation -- Civil Liberties and Privacy versus Immigration Control -- Comprehensive Immigration Reform -- Gerrymandering and the Immigration Reform Deadlock -- Changes in Immigration Policy from the Obama to Trump Administrations -- The Travel Ban Controversy -- Business Needs versus Security Concerns in Visa Application Processing -- Adverse Economic Impact of Visa-Tightening Procedures -- The Impact of Federal, State, and Local Government Relations -- The Brain Drain Problem -- Immigration Concerns and Their Impact on Social Security -- Conclusion -- References -- 3 Perspectives -- Introduction -- Immigration Reform Legislation of 1987: Lessons from the Past -- Comprehensive Immigration Reform from the Conservative Perspective -- Refugee Resettlement as Seen through the Eyes of a Volunteer ESL Teacher -- True to Our Origins: The Democratic Party and Comprehensive Immigration Reform -- Immigration Reform Dysfunction: Why Reform Does Not Happen -- How Communities Can Meet the Immigration Challenge.

All Souls Unitarian/Universalist Church: Why We Became a Sanctuary Church -- 4 Profiles -- Introduction -- Organizations -- Al Qaeda -- American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) -- American Conservative Union (ACU) -- American Immigration Control Foundation (AICF) -- American Immigration Law Foundation (AILF) -- American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) -- Americans for Prosperity -- Association of Patriotic Arab Americans in the Military (APAAM) -- Border Policy Research Institute (BPRI) -- Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) -- Business Roundtable -- Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC) -- Center for American Progress (CAP) -- Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) -- Center for Migration Studies (CMS) -- Center for Privacy and Technology Policy (CPTP) -- Center for the Study of Hate Crimes and Extremism -- Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) -- Congressional Research Service (CRS) -- Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) -- Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -- Department of Justice (DOJ) -- Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) -- Free Congress Foundation (now American Opportunity Foundation) -- Freedom Works -- Government Accountability Office (GAO) -- Heritage Foundation -- Human Rights First -- MoveOn.org -- National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) -- National Immigration Forum (NIF) -- National Immigration Law Center -- National Rifle Association (NRA) -- Office of Management and Budget (OMB) -- Pew Hispanic Center (PHC) -- Rand Corporation -- United States Customs and Border Protection (USCBP) -- United We Dream -- Voto Latino -- People -- Bush, George W. (1946- ) -- Carter, James (Jimmy) Earl, Jr. (1924) -- Chertoff, Michael (1953- ) -- Clinton, William Jefferson (1946- ) -- Conyers, John (1929- ) -- Durbin, Richard "Dick" (1944- ) -- Ferguson, Bob (1965- ).

Gonzales, Alberto (1955- ) -- Goodlatte, Bob (1952- ) -- Graham, Lindsey (1955- ) -- Guitierrez, Luis (1953- ) -- Hanen, Andrew (1953- ) -- Hatch, Orrin (1934- ) -- Herman, Susan Ν. (na- ) -- Hetfield, Mark (1967- -- Jackson-Lee, Sheila (na- ) -- Jean-Pierre, Karine (1977- ) -- Jimenez, Cristina (na- ) -- Johnson, Jeh (1957- ) -- Johnson, Lyndon Β. (1908-1973) -- Kelly, John F. (1950- ) -- Kennedy, Edward (1932-2009) -- Kerwin, Don (na- ) -- Koch, Charles (1935- ) -- Koch, David (1940- ) -- Krikorian, Mark (1961- ) -- Kumar, Maria Teresa (1974- ) -- Levin, Brian (na- ) -- Lieberman, Joseph (1942- ) -- McCain, John (1936-2018) -- McConnell, Mitch (1942- ) -- Napolitano, Janet (1957- ) -- Nielsen, Kirstjen (1972- ) -- Obama, Barack (1961- ) -- Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004) -- Ridge, Tom (1945- ) -- Schumer, Charles E. (1950- ) -- Sensenbrenner, James (1943- ) -- Sessions, Jeff (1946- -- Suro, Roberto (na- ) -- Tanden, Neera (na- ) -- Trautman, Laurie (na- ) -- Trump, Donald J. (1946- ) -- Watson, Derrick (1966- ) -- Yates, Sally (1960- ) -- 5 Data and Documents -- Introduction -- Data -- Table 5.1: Legal Immigration to the United States, 1964-2016 -- Table 5.2: Total Illegal Apprehensions by Fiscal Year, 2000-2017, Compared to the Total Number of Border Patrol Agents -- Table 5.3: Customs and Border Protection Enforcement Actions, 2016-2017 -- Table 5.4: Foreign-Born Population by Region of Birth, U.S. Census, 2010 -- Table 5.5: Pew Research Center Immigration-Related Public Opinion Polling Data, 2018 -- Figure 5.1: Total Southwest Border Apprehensions, 2000-2017 -- Figure 5.2: Fötal Ice Removals, 2015-2017 -- Figure 5.3: Unaccompanied Children Apprehended by the U.S. Border Patrol at the Southwest Border, FY 2014 -- Figure 5.4: Refugee Admissions, 1991-2016, and the Top States with Highest Percentage of Initial Resettlement -- Documents.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act (1986) -- The Immigrant Visa Process (2018) -- The Homeland Security Act (2002) -- The Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Mobilization Act (2013) -- Report on ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (2017) -- Executive Order 13780: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States (March 6, 2017) -- Syllabus of Trump v. Hawaii (2018) -- 6 Resources -- Introduction -- Books -- Leading Scholarly Journals -- Films -- Videos -- 7 Chronology -- Glossary -- Index -- About the Author.

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Michael C. LeMay , PhD, is professor emeritus of political science at California State University-San Bernardino with 35 years experience teaching at the university level.

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