PRO/CON: Overview of Immigration Policy Arguments
PRO/CON: Should undocumented immigrants be allowed to stay in the US legally?
What powers does the Constitution give the federal government over immigration?
Timeline of immigration policy throughout US history.
Estimates of the overall economic impact in the United States of undocumented immigrants
What constitutional rights do undocumented immigrants have??
Percentage of undocumented immigrants in U.S. prisons; use of for-profit, private prison facilities
What are the obstacles confronting undocumented immigrants: money, time, other?
FULLY OPEN BORDERS
ThoughtCo: "Open Borders: Definition, Pros and Cons"
RETAINING THE STATUS QUO
Pew Research Center: "Key facts about U.S. immigration policies and proposed changes"
INCREASE BORDER SECURITY
AP: "Military operation sends 5,200 U.S. troops to stop migrants at border"
GUEST WORKER PERMIT VISAS
NewsELA: "Farmers want law to keep immigrant workers"
NewsELA: "Central American caravan seeks asylum in the U.S."
PRO/CON: "Are DACA and the DREAM Act Good for America?"
END BIRTHRIGHT CITIZENSHIP
PRO/CON: "Birthright Citizenship Debate: Should Children Born on US Soil to Undocumented..."
PATHWAY TO CITIZENSHIP
CBPP: "Inclusive approach...can help families and states"
PRO/CON: "Are Mass Deportations a Good Method to Address Illegal Immigration?"
PUNISHMENTS FOR BUSINESSES
PRO/CON: "Should Employers Who Unknowingly Hire Undocumented Immigrants Receive Lighter Penalties?"
STATE BASED SOLUTIONS
PRO/CON: "Should State or Local Governments Help Enforce Federal Immigration Laws?"
ConnectUS: "17 Biggest Pros and Cons of Open Borders Immigration"
STATUS QUO (CURRENT POLICY)
USA.gov: "Current Immigration and Citizenship policy"
PRO/CON: "Should US Customs and Border Enforcement Use Military Equipment to Help Prevent Illegal Immigration?"
Constitutional Rights Foundation: "The Debate Over Guest-Worker Programs"
PRO/CON: "Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants - Pros/Cons"
AP/NewsELA: ""Dreamers" program must stay, judge rules in setback to Trump"
PBS/NewsELA: "Checking the facts about US Birthright citizenship"
PRO/CON: "Pathway to Citizenship Pros/Cons Overview"
CNN: "Yes, Obama deported more people than Trump..."
INCREASE PUNISHMENTS FOR BUSINESSES
McClatchy-Tribune: "Farmers want law to keep immigrant workers"
NewsELA: "Sanctuary Cities: City leaders reject White House threats"