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''Your Presence Is Not Requested''
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Title''Your Presence Is Not Requested''
AbstractThe U.S. House of Representatives recently passed immigration legislation that would make illegal US presence a crime rather than a civil offense. If it becomes a law, it would affect most Latino adults in the Kansas City metro area. "According to a recent survey by El Centro, a Kansas-based social service agency for Johnson and Wyandotte counties, 82 percent of Latinos in our area are part of families who have members living here illegally." Article goes on and discusses in more detail the legislation. Author states that "most undocumented immigrants tend to work in construction, hospitality, manufacturing and agriculture".
DateDecember 21, 2005
SourceNortheast News
LocationMicrofilm
Volume74
Number51
Page1, 6
Local SubjectImmigration
Immigrants
Hispanic Americans
Mexican Americans
IllustrationsN
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID215149
CONTENTdm number29261
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