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Mitt Romney and the Hispanics, Or, the Ghosts of 1912

In the post about Mitt Romney’s ancestry, I wrote this: Mitt Romney’s own father was expelled from his very birthplace, as a youth, by angry-Mexicans(!) George Romney was born in a Mormon colony in Mexico, in 1907. His parents had … Continue reading

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What Share of USA’s “Immigrant Stock” is illegal?

Q. Who contributes more to the USA’s recent “immigrant-stock”, legals or illegals? A.

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How USA’s Legal Immigrants Got In (By Visa Type)

How Did They Get In? (By type of visa.) Here it is: Legal Immigrants into the USA by type of residency permission acquired, 2009 627,358 [41.3%] Family-Based Visas (“Chain Migrants”) 317,129 [20.9%] Spousal visas (Married to a U.S. citizen or … Continue reading

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