Mary Giovagnoli, Director of the Immigration Policy Center at the American Immigration Council,...
Border Insecurity: U.S. Border-Enforcement Policies and National Security
The U.S. government's efforts to stem undocumented immigration by fortifying the U.S.-Mexico border have increased the profitability of the people-smuggling business and fostered greater sophistication in the smuggling networks through which a foreign terrorist might enter the country. U.S. national security would be better served if undocumented labor migration were taken out of the border-security equation by reforming the U.S. immigration system to accommodate U.S. labor demand.
Published On: Mon, Apr 10, 2006 | Download File