rmoffett Wrote:
Apr 24, 2013 7:17 AM
Of course there is mistrust over immigration. Those proposing increases in immigration have denied any negative results from immigration and demonized all critics of increased immigration for decades. Here is what Sen. Ted Kennedy said of the 1965 Immigration Act he introduced in Congress in 1965. "First, our cities will not be flooded with a million immigrants annually. Under the proposed bill, the present level of immigration remains substantially the same.... Secondly, the ethnic mix of this country will not be upset.... Contrary to the charges in some quarters, [the bill] will not inundate America with immigrants from any one country or area, or the most populated and deprived nations of Africa and Asia....