Quotations that match 'immigration'.

The economic impact of illegal immigration on taxpayers is catastrophic. Ric Keller
[ Catastrophic Economic Illegal Immigration Impact Taxpayers]
My father could have been deported because on his immigration application he said that he was a printer, obviously because he didn't want them to be checking his writings. Joe Eszterhas
[ Application Because Been Checking Could Deported Father His Immigration Obviously Printer Said Them Want Writings]
We have a human rights interest. Then there is the immigration problem. The human-rights violations have caused people to take to boats and flood not only the United States, but other countries in the region, creating great instability. Warren Christopher
[ Boats Caused Countries Creating Flood Great Human Human-Rights Immigration Instability Interest Only Other Problem Region Rights States Take Then United Violations]
We must do everything in our power to keep families together, and to use common sense in our immigration laws. Children deserve better than to lose a parent because of an inflexible law. Jose Serrano
[ Because Better Children Common Deserve Everything Families Immigration Inflexible Keep Law Laws Lose Must Our Parent Power Sense Than Together Use]
I wish that the Democrats would put some effort into Social Security reform, illegal immigration's reform, tax reform, or some of the other real issues that are out there. Jack Kingston
[ Democrats Effort Illegal Immigration Into Issues Other Out Put Real Reform Security Social Some Tax Wish Would]
The President would usually talk to me about matters relating to the immigration problem. Erich Leinsdorf
[ Immigration Matters President Problem Relating Talk Usually Would]
Immigration is a good thing. We should make that as easy as possible. Gary Johnson
[ Easy Good Immigration Make Possible Should Thing]
The Democratic Party looks at massive immigration, legal and illegal, as a source of voters. Tom Tancredo
[ Democratic Illegal Immigration Legal Looks Massive Party Source Voters]
We want to shut down the day laborer site. This day laborer site undermines and violates federal immigration law, and it can't go forward. Tom Fitton
[ Day Down Federal Forward Go Immigration Laborer Law Shut Site Undermines Violates Want]
The issues surrounding illegal immigration are wide-ranging and complex, but there is no question about the need to secure our borders. Roger Wicker
[ Borders Complex Illegal Immigration Issues Need Our Question Secure Surrounding]
I handed my passport to the immigration officer, and he looked at it and looked at me and said, "What are you?" Grace Hopper
[ Handed Immigration Looked Officer Passport Said]
Mexican immigration poses challenges to our policies and to our identity in a way nothing else has in the past. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Challenges Else Identity Immigration Mexican Nothing Our Past Policies Poses Way]
The current diversity visa program does a disservice to our immigration policy and to those immigrants who have moved through the more traditional process that allows them to lawfully reside in this country. William L. Jenkins
[ Allows Country Current Disservice Diversity Does Immigrants Immigration More Moved Our Policy Process Program Reside Them Those Through Traditional Visa]
Amnesty is a big billboard, a flashing billboard, to the rest of the world that we don't really mean our immigration law. Richard Lamm
[ Amnesty Big Billboard Flashing Immigration Law Mean Our Really Rest World]
Undoubtedly, there are numerous problems with the immigration system here in The United States. Corrine Brown
[ Here Immigration Numerous Problems States System Undoubtedly United]
There is so much work to be done to treat gays and lesbians and gay and lesbian couples with the respect that they're entitled to. They deserve, in my judgment, partnership benefits. They deserve to be treated fairly when it comes to adoption and immigration. John Edwards
[ Adoption Benefits Comes Couples Deserve Done Entitled Fairly Gay Gays Immigration Judgment Lesbian Lesbians Much Partnership Respect Treat Treated Work]
I'm a big supporter of immigration. Malcolm Wallop
[ Big Immigration Supporter]
Canadians tend to be a bit more religious than most Europeans - though not more than the Poles or Ukrainians. Most important, their attitude to immigration and ethnic minorities is more positive than that of most Europeans. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Attitude Bit Canadians Ethnic Europeans Immigration Important Minorities More Most Poles Positive Religious Tend Than Their Though]
Jewish immigration in the 20th century was fueled by the Holocaust, which destroyed most of the European Jewish community. The migration made the United States the home of the largest Jewish population in the world. Jon Porter
[ Century Community Destroyed European Fueled Holocaust Home Immigration Jewish Largest Made Migration Most Population States United Which World]
However, I don't doubt that a wave of immigration will come to Poland. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Come Doubt However Immigration Poland Wave Will]
Going forward, as we work to strengthen our border in the interests of homeland security, we must also recognize the economic importance of immigration reform. Dave Reichert
[ Also Border Economic Forward Going Homeland Immigration Importance Interests Must Our Recognize Reform Security Strengthen Work]
The tide of immigration in Canada has not been as great as along our frontier. They have been able to allow the Indians to live as Indians, which we have not, and do not attempt to force upon them the customs which are distasteful to them. Nelson A. Miles
[ Able Allow Along Attempt Been Canada Customs Distasteful Force Frontier Great Immigration Indians Live Our Them Tide Upon Which]
Ours is an open and accepting society, and has historically provided an avenue for lawful immigration to all those willing to accept the responsibilities of citizenship. Spencer Bachus
[ Accept Accepting Avenue Citizenship Historically Immigration Lawful Open Ours Provided Responsibilities Society Those Willing]
The American people depend on these federal employees to process, investigate, and adjudicate applications for immigration rights and benefits in a timely and thorough manner. Joe Baca
[ American Applications Benefits Depend Employees Federal Immigration Investigate Manner Process Rights These Thorough Timely]
Next, we will create a modern immigration law. Gerhard Schroder
[ Create Immigration Law Modern Next Will]
In the beginning I had a real work problem. Every time I had job I had to convince the immigration authorities I was the only man for that job and get a special work permit until I went under contract to MGM. Rod Taylor
[ Authorities Beginning Contract Convince Every Get Had Immigration Job Man Mgm Only Permit Problem Real Special Time Under Until Went Work]
The immigration thing has to be brought to a head, and I feel that the best way to do that is endorse the worst, in the sense of he is a racist and he knows what I'm talking about. Tom Metzger
[ Best Brought Endorse Feel Head Immigration Knows Sense Talking Thing Way Worst]
We watched the U.S. citizenship immigration services web site in March. They had six million, two hundred thousand hits, and two million people downloaded applications for citizenship. So what we're doing is attempting to help people in that process. Luis Gutierrez
[ Applications Attempting Citizenship Doing Downloaded Had Help Hits Hundred Immigration March Million Process Services Site Six Thousand Two Watched Web]
Following the war in Europe a large increase of European immigration to the United States is to be expected, of which the largest part is and always has been made up of men skilled in farming. Arthur Capper
[ Always Been Europe European Expected Farming Following Immigration Increase Large Largest Made Men Part Skilled States United Up War Which]
I support concrete and progressive immigration reform based on three primary criteria: family reunification, economic contributions, and humanitarian concerns. Jeff Bingaman
[ Based Concerns Concrete Contributions Criteria Economic Family Humanitarian Immigration Primary Progressive Reform Reunification Support Three]
If we are to believe that our immigration laws simply have no value, as our current policies would have us believe, should we then simply throw them all out, the entire lot of immigration law? I hope not. John Linder
[ Believe Current Entire Hope Immigration Law Laws Lot Our Out Policies Should Simply Them Then Throw Us Value Would]
I'm not saying we need to stop immigration at all; people can come from wherever. Jeb Bradley
[ Come Immigration Need Saying Stop Wherever]
On immigration, there are a lot of hurdles before anything arrives at the White House. Gwen Ifill
[ Anything Arrives Before House Hurdles Immigration Lot White]
No administration could stop the tidal wave of immigration that swept over the land; no political party could restrain or control the enterprise of our people, and no reasonable man could desire to check the march of civilization. Nelson A. Miles
[ Administration Check Civilization Control Could Desire Enterprise Immigration Land Man March Our Over Party Political Reasonable Restrain Stop Swept Tidal Wave]
But my view is that you need a system at the border. You need some fencing but you need technology. You need boots on the ground. And then you need to have interior enforcement of our nation's immigration laws inside the country. And that means dealing with the employers who still consistently hire illegal labor. Janet Napolitano
[ Boots Border Consistently Country Dealing Employers Enforcement Fencing Ground Hire Illegal Immigration Inside Interior Labor Laws Means Nation Need Our Some Still System Technology Then View]
While I support immigration regulated through a legal framework, I do not support rewarding those who broke the law to get here. Kit Bond
[ Broke Framework Get Here Immigration Law Legal Regulated Rewarding Support Those Through While]
The church also does not condone a broken immigration system in the U.S., one that too easily can lead to the exploitation, abuse and even death of immigrants. Roger Mahony
[ Abuse Also Broken Church Condone Death Does Easily Even Exploitation Immigrants Immigration Lead System Too]
Everywhere I travel throughout Eastern Washington, I hear from people demanding we do a better job of controlling our borders and reducing illegal immigration. Cathy McMorris
[ Better Borders Controlling Demanding Eastern Everywhere Hear Illegal Immigration Job Our Reducing Throughout Travel Washington]
At the very end, what is going to happen is that immigration will be reduced considerably. And how can we get to that stage? By agreements on sectors. Vicente Fox
[ Agreements Considerably End Get Going Happen How Immigration Reduced Sectors Stage Very Will]
Illegal immigration presents a huge problem. That is why I decided to spend a week along the southern border to see firsthand how bad the problem is and, more importantly, what Congress can do to fix it. Ric Keller
[ Along Bad Border Congress Decided Firsthand Fix How Huge Illegal Immigration Importantly More Presents Problem See Southern Spend Week Why]
Well, you know, I think in conversations with members of the Senate and others, they all recognize that the issue of immigration is important. It's important to our nation, it's important to our public safety, it's important to our security, it's important to our economic well-being moving forward. And it's not something that's going to go away. Janet Napolitano
[ Away Conversations Economic Forward Go Going Immigration Important Issue Know Members Moving Nation Others Our Public Recognize Safety Security Senate Something Think Well Well-Being]
They view massive immigration as a massive infusion of potential voters for the Democratic Party, and therefore will do nothing, absolutely nothing to stop that flow of legal or illegal entrance into the country. Tom Tancredo
[ Absolutely Country Democratic Entrance Flow Illegal Immigration Infusion Into Legal Massive Nothing Party Potential Stop Therefore View Voters Will]
Whatever their motivations, lawmakers on both side of the aisle have certainly discovered that immigration is one of those issues that resonate strongly with the public. Gwen Ifill
[ Aisle Both Certainly Discovered Immigration Issues Lawmakers Motivations Public Resonate Side Strongly Their Those Whatever]
It is the purpose of the majority of the Immigration Committee to encourage assimilation, yet this bill has already done more than anything I know of to bring about discord among our resident aliens. Emanuel Celler
[ Aliens Already Among Anything Assimilation Bill Bring Committee Discord Done Encourage Immigration Know Majority More Our Purpose Resident Than Yet]
We also need to strengthen the security of our borders and ports and strictly control immigration. Jim Ramstad
[ Also Borders Control Immigration Need Our Ports Security Strengthen Strictly]
Our immigration system is a broken system that needs to be fixed. We need reform that provides hardworking people of good character with a real path towards citizenship. Joe Baca
[ Broken Character Citizenship Fixed Good Hardworking Immigration Need Needs Our Path Provides Real Reform System Towards]
I think in the U.S., the border fence is no longer an immigration issue primarily; it's a security issue. Duncan Hunter
[ Border Fence Immigration Issue Longer Primarily Security Think]
All the problems we face in the United States today can be traced to an unenlightened immigration policy on the part of the American Indian. Pat Paulsen
[ American Face Immigration Indian Part Policy Problems States Today Traced United]
Well, my constituents are happy that the Republican Party has finally gotten off its duff, seeing that we do control the House and the Senate and the presidency, and taken up the issue of illegal immigration. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Constituents Control Duff Finally Gotten Happy House Illegal Immigration Issue Off Party Presidency Republican Seeing Senate Taken Up Well]
Immigration should be enforced in a proportional and humane manner. Roger Mahony
[ Enforced Humane Immigration Manner Proportional Should]
House Republicans want to pass a strong border security, illegal immigration bill. We want a bill. There is no ifs, ands or buts about it. John Boehner
[ Ands Bill Border Buts House Ifs Illegal Immigration Pass Republicans Security Strong Want]
I had fought against the unjust restriction of immigration. Emanuel Celler
[ Against Fought Had Immigration Restriction Unjust]
Our Nation's immigration laws are disrespected both by those who cross our borders illegally and by the businesses that hire those illegal immigrants. Steve Israel
[ Borders Both Businesses Cross Disrespected Hire Illegal Illegally Immigrants Immigration Laws Nation Our Those]
Hospitals are closing across the country due to the burden of illegal immigration, college students find that summer jobs have dried up due to illegal immigration, and wages across the board are depressed by the overwhelming influx of cheap and illegal labor. Elton Gallegly
[ Across Board Burden Cheap Closing College Country Depressed Dried Due Find Hospitals Illegal Immigration Influx Jobs Labor Overwhelming Students Summer Up Wages]
There are many domestic issues that give us a lot of common ground to work on. Health, education and immigration are among the areas where we share mutual goals and aspirations. There are also many values that we share as a communities. Robert Menendez
[ Also Among Areas Aspirations Common Communities Domestic Education Give Goals Ground Health Immigration Issues Lot Many Mutual Share Us Values Where Work]
Immigration is not just compatible with but is a necessary component of economic growth. Dave Reichert
[ Compatible Component Economic Growth Immigration Just Necessary]
I think Muslims have become the new Negroes in America. They are being mistreated at airports, by the Immigration - everywhere. Islam is a religion of peace. They are wrong. Jermaine Jackson
[ Airports America Become Being Everywhere Immigration Islam Mistreated Muslims Negroes New Peace Religion Think Wrong]
Illegal immigration is a genuinely national issue, and resolving it requires a national commitment not just on health care but also border control, law enforcement and other resources. Jon Kyl
[ Also Border Care Commitment Control Enforcement Genuinely Health Illegal Immigration Issue Just Law National Other Requires Resolving Resources]
The aging and declining population will have far-reaching impacts. Declining fertility rates will possibly increase immigration. The structure of family and society will inevitably change. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Aging Change Declining Family Far-Reaching Fertility Immigration Impacts Increase Inevitably Population Possibly Rates Society Structure Will]
The Republican Party looks at massive immigration, legal and illegal, as a source of cheap labor, satisfying a very important constituency. Tom Tancredo
[ Cheap Constituency Illegal Immigration Important Labor Legal Looks Massive Party Republican Satisfying Source Very]
Moreover, from reforming the tax code to our immigration system, to commonsense legal reform, President Bush put America on notice that he will continue fighting to make the country, and the world, a better place for future generations. Jim Sensenbrenner
[ America Better Bush Code Commonsense Continue Country Fighting Future Generations Immigration Legal Make Moreover Notice Our Place President Put Reform Reforming System Tax Will World]
I regard many of the neoconservatives as personal friends, but that's not stopped them from behaving with extraordinary viciousness towards those of us who raised the immigration issue. Peter Brimelow
[ Behaving Extraordinary Friends Immigration Issue Many Neoconservatives Personal Raised Regard Stopped Them Those Towards Us]
I'm in favor of immigration but we also need rules. Gary Ackerman
[ Also Favor Immigration Need Rules]
We, as a country, have not seen a significant change in immigration policy in nearly two decades, even though all Americans agree that current immigration policy is outdated and malfunctioning. Raul Grijalva
[ Agree Americans Change Country Current Decades Even Immigration Nearly Outdated Policy Seen Significant Though Two]
When dealing with illegal immigration, the answer is simple; enforce Constitutional mandates, and you will protect Floridians and the American people. Allen West
[ American Answer Constitutional Dealing Enforce Illegal Immigration Mandates Protect Simple Will]
Because the worst of all worlds is when you pretend like you have an immigration policy, you make coming into the United States without our permission illegal, and then you actually don't enforce it. Tom Tancredo
[ Actually Because Coming Enforce Illegal Immigration Into Make Our Permission Policy Pretend States Then United Without Worlds Worst]
We must make immigration a legal, orderly process to eliminate this issue, not further criminalize it. Jose Serrano
[ Eliminate Further Immigration Issue Legal Make Must Orderly Process]
On the one hand we publicly pronounce the equality of all peoples; on the other hand, in our immigration laws, we embrace in practice these very theories we abhor and verbally condemn. Emanuel Celler
[ Abhor Condemn Embrace Equality Hand Immigration Laws Other Our Peoples Practice Pronounce Publicly Theories These Verbally Very]
Every one of my positions cuts - out half the country. I'm pro-choice, I'm pro-gay rights, I'm pro-immigration, I'm against guns, I believe in Darwin. Michael Bloomberg
[ Against Believe Country Cuts Darwin Every Guns Half Out Positions Pro-Choice Rights]
Quite simply, federal laws already on the books aimed at stopping the flow of illegal immigration must be enforced. Furthermore, states must be given the resources necessary to confront the problem, which includes strengthening the border patrol. Allen West
[ Aimed Already Books Border Confront Enforced Federal Flow Furthermore Given Illegal Immigration Includes Laws Must Necessary Patrol Problem Quite Resources Simply States Stopping Strengthening Which]
As the American public continues to focus more intensely on illegal immigration and securing the nation's borders, the number of members of the House Immigration Reform Caucus continues to grow. Virgil Goode
[ American Borders Caucus Continues Focus Grow House Illegal Immigration Intensely Members More Nation Number Public Reform Securing]
These are busy times for the Border Patrol, the customs agents, immigration folks; but if we are going to send these agencies to fight a war on drugs, to fight a war against illegal behavior, we have to send them the proper tools. Bob Filner
[ Against Agencies Agents Behavior Border Busy Customs Fight Folks Going Illegal Immigration Patrol Proper Send Them These Times Tools War]
I think Bush's immigration proposal is treason and he should be impeached. Peter Brimelow
[ Bush Immigration Impeached Proposal Should Think Treason]
However, in recent years our nation has seen a sizable influx of illegal immigration that at best highlights some alarming inadequacies and at worst indicates a broken system. Spencer Bachus
[ Alarming Best Broken Highlights However Illegal Immigration Inadequacies Indicates Influx Nation Our Recent Seen Sizable Some System Worst Years]
We have an immigration system in this country that not only doesn't work, in many cases it doesn't even make any sense. Kendrick Meek
[ Any Cases Country Even Immigration Make Many Only Sense System Work]
So now is an opportunity for us to stand up and have a good, strong immigration policy to make sure that E- Verify becomes mandatory and we have got to train and properly equip our Border Patrol. Allen West
[ Becomes Border Equip Good Got Immigration Make Mandatory Now Opportunity Our Patrol Policy Properly Stand Strong Sure Train Up Us Verify]
Much of what we now consider to be problems concerning immigration and assimilation really concern Mexican immigration and assimilation. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Assimilation Concern Concerning Consider Immigration Mexican Much Now Problems Really]
Immigration is the sincerest form of flattery. Jack Paar
[ Flattery Form Immigration Sincerest]
As Congress continues to debate ways to address illegal immigration, we must remember the many hard-working legal immigrants that contribute so much to our nation's economy and culture. Bob Filner
[ Address Congress Continues Contribute Culture Debate Economy Hard-Working Illegal Immigrants Immigration Legal Many Much Must Nation Our Remember Ways]
Illegal immigration is crisis for our country. It is an open door for drugs, criminals, and potential terrorists to enter our country. It is straining our economy, adding costs to our judicial, healthcare, and education systems. Timothy Murphy
[ Adding Costs Country Criminals Crisis Door Economy Education Enter Healthcare Illegal Immigration Judicial Open Our Potential Straining Systems Terrorists]
Stopping illegal immigration would mean that wages would have to rise to a level where Americans would want the jobs currently taken by illegal aliens. Thomas Sowell
[ Aliens Americans Currently Illegal Immigration Jobs Level Mean Rise Stopping Taken Wages Want Where Would]
The point of our demographics is that we're not having as many children and the population is stagnant, if not declining. So without immigration, we're not going to have the population. Susan Oliver
[ Children Declining Demographics Going Having Immigration Many Our Point Population Stagnant Without]
Illegal immigration is not just a matter of interest in states along our border with Mexico. It is having an effect on local economies, schools, health care delivery, and public safety all across the country. Roger Wicker
[ Across Along Border Care Country Delivery Economies Effect Having Health Illegal Immigration Interest Just Local Matter Mexico Our Public Safety Schools States]
Mexico takes a hard line on immigration, demanding that visitors to her shores enter lawfully, and show her respect during their stay. John Linder
[ Demanding During Enter Hard Her Immigration Line Mexico Respect Shores Show Stay Takes Their Visitors]
Legislation passed in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 enhanced our intelligence capabilities and strengthened our national defense, but until now our nation's immigration policies have not adapted to the needs of a post-September 11th world. Chris Chocola
[ Adapted Aftermath Capabilities Defense Enhanced Immigration Intelligence Legislation Nation National Needs Now Our Passed Policies Post-September September Strengthened Until World]
Immigration enthusiasts are so hysterical. Peter Brimelow
[ Enthusiasts Hysterical Immigration]
Mr. Speaker, our Nation depends on immigrants' labor, and I hope we can create an immigration system as dependable as they are. Luis Gutierrez
[ Create Dependable Depends Hope Immigrants Immigration Labor Mr Nation Our Speaker System]
The divergence of songs in the new population away from those in the progenitor population would only be prevented if these processes were balanced by repeated immigration and subsequent breeding: song flow. Peter R. Grant
[ Away Balanced Breeding Divergence Flow Immigration New Only Population Prevented Processes Repeated Song Songs Subsequent These Those Were Would]
It is our hope that in future discussions with the Mexican government, you will encourage Mexico to do its part to address illegal immigration rather than encourage their citizens to illegally enter the U.S. Elton Gallegly
[ Address Citizens Discussions Encourage Enter Future Government Hope Illegal Illegally Immigration Mexican Mexico Our Part Rather Than Their Will]
It is not more people that are needed in the world but better people, physically, morally and mentally. This question of raising the quality of our American population must also be taken into account in the question of immigration. Agnes E. Meyer
[ Account Also American Better Immigration Into Mentally Morally More Must Needed Our Physically Population Quality Question Raising Taken World]
One of the critical issues that we have to confront is illegal immigration, because this is a multi-headed Hydra that affects our economy, our health care, our health care, our education systems, our national security, and also our local criminality. Allen West
[ Affects Also Because Care Confront Criminality Critical Economy Education Health Illegal Immigration Issues Local National Our Security Systems]
More and more Americans are asking about the price that we have to pay when Wal-Mart comes into a community, treats workers poorly, violates immigration laws and squashes small businesses. Anthony Weiner
[ Americans Asking Businesses Comes Community Immigration Into Laws More Pay Poorly Price Small Treats Violates Wal-Mart Workers]
But then I came to the conclusion that no, while there may be an immigration problem, it isn't really a serious problem. The really serious problem is assimilation. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Assimilation Came Conclusion Immigration May Problem Really Serious Then While]
The Center for Immigration Studies found that illegal immigrants cost the United States taxpayer about $10.4 billion a year. A large part of that expense stems from the babies born each year to illegal immigrants. Nathan Deal
[ Babies Billion Born Center Cost Each Expense Found Illegal Immigrants Immigration Large Part States Stems Studies Taxpayer United Year]
Immigration in America is a highly polarized issue and there are passionate views on both sides. Spencer Bachus
[ America Both Highly Immigration Issue Passionate Polarized Sides Views]
There's never a good year for immigration reform - that's why it's dragged on ineffectually for decades. Kenneth E. Scott
[ Decades Dragged Good Immigration Never Reform Why Year]
Our nation's immigration policy has been of top concern in recent years, and for good reason. With between eight and twelve million illegal aliens in the United States, it is obviously a problem out of control. Chris Cannon
[ Aliens Been Between Concern Control Eight Good Illegal Immigration Million Nation Obviously Our Out Policy Problem Reason Recent States Top Twelve United Years]
If our government has a policy, any political subdivision, that limits or restricts the enforcement of our immigration laws, we will sue them! And that suit will be $5,000 a day every day until that policy is changed! This law will be enforced. Russell Pearce
[ Any Changed Day Enforced Enforcement Every Government Immigration Law Laws Limits Our Policy Political Subdivision Sue Suit Them Until Will]
Identity theft involving these cards is a growing form of white collar crime, facilitating illegal immigration, banking and accounting fraud, tax evasion, and other nefarious activities. Ron Lewis
[ Accounting Activities Banking Cards Collar Crime Evasion Form Fraud Growing Identity Illegal Immigration Involving Other Tax Theft These White]
This type of mass influx is simply too much to handle. What we've had since the disaster of the 1965 Immigration Act will take 100 years or more to absorb. Peter Brimelow
[ Absorb Act Disaster Had Handle Immigration Influx Mass More Much Simply Since Take Too Type Will Years]
We all learned in kindergarten that the beginning is a very good place to start. As we have this debate on illegal immigration and illegal entry into this country, let's begin at the very beginning by sealing the borders to this great Nation. Marsha Blackburn
[ Begin Beginning Borders Country Debate Entry Good Great Illegal Immigration Into Kindergarten Learned Nation Place Sealing Start Very]
Illegal immigration costs taxpayers $45 billion a year in health care, education, and incarceration expenses. Ric Keller
[ Billion Care Costs Education Expenses Health Illegal Immigration Incarceration Taxpayers Year]
It's clear that we need comprehensive immigration reform. Bob Inglis
[ Clear Comprehensive Immigration Need Reform]
Finally, in my critique of the immigration image of America, it is also important to know that we're not only a nation of immigrants, but we are in some part a nation of emigrants, which often gets neglected. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Also America Critique Emigrants Finally Gets Image Immigrants Immigration Important Know Nation Neglected Often Only Part Some Which]
In 1939 I hadn't even realized that this was an immigration problem. Leslie Charteris
[ Even Hadn Immigration Problem Realized]
I was born in London in 1919. I first went to America in 1946 for a three-month holiday. Then I came back, worked here for almost a year sold up my home and went back on immigration in 1947. George Shearing
[ Almost America Back Born Came First Here Holiday Home Immigration London Sold Then Up Went Worked Year]
America was indebted to immigration for her settlement and prosperity. That part of America which had encouraged them most had advanced most rapidly in population, agriculture and the arts. James Madison
[ Advanced Agriculture America Arts Encouraged Had Her Immigration Indebted Most Part Population Prosperity Rapidly Settlement Them Which]
We can't have - we can't have a patchwork of 50 states developing their own immigration policy. I understand the frustration of people in Arizona. They want the federal government to step up and deal with this problem once and for all, and that's what we want to do. David Axelrod
[ Arizona Deal Developing Federal Frustration Government Immigration Once Own Policy Problem States Step Their Understand Up Want]
I began teaching in New York because I needed to stay in the United States and didn't have my immigration papers in order, so working for a university was a way of resolving the issue. Manuel Puig
[ Because Began Immigration Issue Needed New Order Papers Resolving States Stay Teaching United University Way Working York]
Therefore, if we are a Nation of laws and a Nation of immigrants, immigration should occur within a legal framework, not through the machinations of illegal schemes and scams that threaten our national security. J. D. Hayworth
[ Framework Illegal Immigrants Immigration Laws Legal Nation National Occur Our Scams Schemes Security Should Therefore Threaten Through Within]
By the reduction of the Arabs on the one hand and Jewish immigration in the transition period on the other, we will ensure an absolute Hebrew majority in a parliamentary regime. Moshe Sharett
[ Absolute Arabs Ensure Hand Hebrew Immigration Jewish Majority Other Parliamentary Period Reduction Regime Transition Will]
The promise of America is one immigration policy for all who seek to enter our shores, whether they come from Mexico, Haiti or Canada, there must be one set of rules for everybody. We cannot welcome those to come and then try and act as though any culture will not be respected or treated inferior. We cannot look at the Latino community and preach "one language." No one gave them an English test before they sent them to Iraq to fight for America. Al Sharpton
[ Act America Any Before Canada Cannot Come Community Culture English Enter Everybody Fight Gave Haiti Immigration Inferior Iraq Language Latino Look Mexico Must Our Policy Preach Promise Respected Rules Seek Sent Set Shores ]
The American people are not anti-immigrant. We are concerned about the lack of coherence in our immigration policy and enforcement. Chris Cannon
[ American Coherence Concerned Enforcement Immigration Lack Our Policy]
Secure our borders first. Let us know and let us make sure the American people know that we're taking care of the important business of dealing with the illegal immigration into this country. You cannot begin to address the concerns of the people who are already here unless and until you have made certain that no more are coming in behind them. Michael Steele
[ Address Already American Begin Behind Borders Business Cannot Care Certain Coming Concerns Country Dealing First Here Illegal Immigration Important Into Know Made Make More Our Secure Sure Taking Them Unless Until Us]
It is vitally important that we implement immigration reform. We need a bill that strengthens our borders and protects this nation, but that also makes it simpler for good people to become Americans. Dave Reichert
[ Also Americans Become Bill Borders Good Immigration Implement Important Makes Nation Need Our Protects Reform Simpler Strengthens Vitally]
The majority of surveys throughout this Nation show that the American people are advocating for a comprehensive and realistic approach to immigration reform. Raul Grijalva
[ Advocating American Approach Comprehensive Immigration Majority Nation Realistic Reform Show Surveys Throughout]
We will never stop illegal immigration until this country has a comprehensive, realistic immigration policy. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Comprehensive Country Illegal Immigration Never Policy Realistic Stop Until Will]