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New American citizens at Independence Day Naturalization Ceremony on July 4 at Thomas Jefferson's home, Monticello.

Does immigration hurt American wages? Some Republican presidential candidates seem to think so.

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If one looks closely at Indian-Americans, they could actually be a natural fit for the Republican Party for three important reasons.

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Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton directs a group picture with students and teachers after taking part in a roundtable of young Nevadans discussing immigration, as she campaigns for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, at Rancho High School in Las Vegas, Nevada May 5, 2015. Reuters

If you like President Barack Obama’s constitutionally dubious expansions of presidential power, you’ll love President Hillary Clinton.

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Covering a story about society and culture? Here’s the latest from AEI’s Society and Culture experts.

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About 8.5 million of the 11-plus million unauthorized immigrants living in the US are in the workforce, accounting for about 5 percent of all workers. Almost none of them want to be unauthorized—they either have no way to attain legal status, or the pathway to legal status is so onerous that they believe they are better off remaining unauthorized.

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Stop bickering over illegals, focus on legal immigration reform

In a testimony before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, immigration expert Madeline Zavodny will explore two crucial aspects of understanding and addressing illegal immigration—why people become unauthorized immigrants and how future guest worker programs can curb the influx undocumented aliens.

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People sit on a bench near a memorial cross at Casa del Migrante in Reynosa, Mexico April 1, 2013. Casa del Migrante provides housing, food, clothing and medical care to people who are planning to cross the border and to those have have been deported from the United States. Reuters

Central American migration issues require a response that secures our border, supports our partners, and addresses the root causes of instability.

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America’s Hispanics could be a national asset in the decades to come, but how much of an asset depends on whether they can advance economically and be assimilated as the Ellis Islanders were a century ago.

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The States of Change: Demographics and Democracy project offers a preview of how the United States might look in 2060.

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The States of Change: Demographics and Democracy project is a bipartisan collaboration that documents and analyzes demographic change in America.

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