Political Risk: US Immigration Bill Hits Headlines

July 2007
Latin America Monitor: Mexico Monitor;Jul2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p5
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The article presents outlook on a bill that aims to tighten border security between the U.S. and Mexico and proposes the chance for illegal workers in the U.S. to become legalized. It is expected that a compromise between the Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. Congress to be reached, possibly with the guest worker program cut to 200,000 and harsher punishments. The Mexican government is predicted to work diligently to establish economic policies that decrease emigration.


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