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To: PapaNew

The nation has had immigration and naturalization laws from the beginning.

Art I, Sect 8. US Constitution

To establish an uniform Rule of Naturalization,


36 posted on 07/03/2013 7:23:20 PM PDT by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and Proud of It! True supporters of our troops pray for their victory!)
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To: xzins

The British were keeping pretty extensive immigration records when we were still a colony as well.


37 posted on 07/03/2013 7:31:39 PM PDT by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: xzins

Right but up to the 1920’s immigration was basically free, other than basic security concerns which of course are valid. It seems to me that the whole welcoming spirit of America among so-called conservatives has changed.


57 posted on 07/04/2013 4:58:38 AM PDT by PapaNew
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