Immigration Act (1965)
Land of the Free!
What is it?
- Family-based immigration has a positive impact on business development and community improvement.
- Immigrants who come to the country on a family-based visa tend to move up the socio-economic ladder.
- Brothers and sisters of U.S. citizens who immigrate under the family fourth-preference visa category tend to experience high rates of self-employment and high earnings growth.
Political Cartoon #1
The Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965 marked a turning point in history because of the ending of quota systems making everyones chance of coming to America
Political Cartoon #2
The Immigration Reform and Control Act (1986). Aim to legalize resident Mexican aliens; Created temporary agricultural workers; Employers sanctions