By Thanvi Kodali
- Low income
- Mail- Order Brides
- Government started becoming a dictatorship
- Laws changed and allowed more immigration
- Land was cheap to buy in Texas
- Relatives in America caused more people to move
Was a cabin boy who was one of the first to arrive to the U.S.
"President" of Philippines from 1969 to 1972
Gave Philippines democracy back after Ferdinand Marcos
Cultural Highlights/Interesting Facts
The Philippines was named after King Philip II of Spain
The Philippines was the first country in Southeast Asia to gain independence after World War II, in 1946.
Cultural Influences on America
- Medical Field
- Food in Hawaii
Is Texas better off with the Immigration?
- Not hurting Texas
- Helping professions since many moved with professional degrees
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