Immigration Reform Pros And Cons

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The term "alien" has taken on a negative connotation over the last few years. With the issue of immigration reform so prevalent in the U.S., immigration-reform advocates are fighting to remove the term from federal documents so as not to offend immigrants. Castro leads the way Rep. Joaquín Castro, D-Texas, introduced a bill that would effectively remove the term "alien" in any and all federal documents and replace it with the more politically correct term "foreign national." The name of the bill is the Correcting Hurtful and Alienating Names in Government Expression Act, also known as the CHANGE act. His argument is that the term is disrespectful to hardworking immigrants who live in and positively contribute to America. The bill has at least

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