149Jul 10, 2013
Naturalized Citizenship and the Economy
Economists, authors, and immigration advocates talked about the economic effects of naturalization. Topics included the difficulties of the naturalization process and why millions of eligible ...
398Jun 10, 2013
Panelists talked about the bipartisan effort to pass immigration legislation, focusing on the Senate’s “gang-of-eight” bill. They spoke about several challenges facing the ...
673Apr 22, 2013
Immigration Policy, Visas and Family Policy
Witnesses testified at the second in a series of Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on immigration reform. Topics included visa waiver programs, family reunification, and immigration policy ...
321Dec 10, 2012
Latino leaders and scholars talked about the impact of Latino voters on the 2012 presidential election, and the issues that influenced their votes. The November 2012 election had a record high ...
1,041Jun 13, 2011
Social, Economic, and Political Division
Authors, political scientists, and sociologists talked about the issues that divide and separate Americans. Topics debated include immigration, poverty, and race. Former Supreme Court ...
923Apr 26, 2011
State Immigration Laws
State attorneys general and former U.S. immigration officials participated in a discussion on state immigration laws.
This program was part of the eighth annual Immigration Law and Policy ...
1,540May 20, 2010
Arizona Immigration Law, State Officials
Officials and representatives of advocacy groups spoke about Arizona’s immigration law, potential challenges to the law, and enforcement measures contemplated by state officials. They ...
99Jul 25, 2009
U.S. Immigration Policy
Tamar Jacoby spoke about the Obama administration and immigration reform. She advocated a “legalization only” approach to reform. She responded to telephone calls and ...
25Jun 27, 2007
Governor Janet Napolitano talked about the problems of undocumented immigration and the importance of Congress enacting meaningful reform. Immigration legislation is being debated in the Senate ...
114Jan 28, 2007
Immigration Policy Debate
Mark Krikorian and Tamar Jacoby debated the question “Resolved: President Bush has, as the White House puts it, found a 'rational middle ground between a program of mass deportation and a ...
68May 22, 2006
Historical Perspectives on Immigration
Panelists spoke on the topic “What Makes an American? Historical Perspectives on Immigration.” They addressed issues such as repeating patterns of immigration to the U.S., ...
33May 6, 2005
Tamar Jacoby will discuss the domestic news of the day including proposed changes to U.S. immigration and border security policies by President Bush and Congress. She responded to telephone ...
32Apr 24, 2005
Moderated by Mr. Kinsley, authors talked about achieving a civil society in the contemporary political culture. They discuss the roles of government, interest groups, individuals, and the ...
17Apr 8, 2005
The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research held a forum on the conservative case for immigration reform. Among the issues addressed were public attitudes toward immigration policy, enforcing ...
30Feb 19, 2005
Participants talked about border security and U.S. immigration policy. Among the topics they addressed were border patrol issues, issuing guest visas and identification cards to workers, and ...
22Jan 10, 2005
Ms. Jacoby talked about what may lie ahead in the 109th Congress in regard to immigration. She summarized the pros and cons of immigration, saying that the two sides do not speak to each ...
138Apr 25, 2004
On a panel titled “From Negro to African American: Is There a Limit to Identity Politics?” three authors discussed when or should being Black cease to be relevant to African-American ...
110Feb 9, 2004
Book Discussion on Reinventing the Melting Pot
Panelists discussed Reinventing the Melting Pot: The New Immigrants and What It Means to Be American, published by Basic Books. The book, edited by Ms. Jacoby, is a collection of ...
12Aug 9, 2002
Ms. Jacoby talked about the news of the day and responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.
199Jun 6, 2002
Book Discussion on Beyond the Color Line
Contributors to Beyond the Color Line: New Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America, published by the Hoover Institution Press, participated in a panel with Mr. Thernstrom, the ...
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