By Henry David Thoreau
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Immigration policy had thus constructed classifications of entry that supported local and regional labor markets but were also perceived as opportunities for illegal immigration. The instability of these categories led officials to cast additional doubt and suspicion on Mexican migrants. Mexican immigration abated during the 1930s, owing to the policies of deportation and administrative exclusion, as well as a lack of employment caused by the Depression. As economic insecurities among Euro-Americans inflamed racial hostility toward Mexicans, efforts to deport and repatriate Undocumented Migration to the United Statesâ•… •â•…15 theÂ€latter to Mexico grew.
Year-to-year comparisons may not be meaningful, but this represents a collection of studies with inherent strengths, weaknesses, errors, and clues. Elsewhere, Â�Passel and Cohn (2010) show ranges on the PHC unauthorized estimates in the 2000s based on consistent methodologies, although the method may account primarily for undercoverage and sampling variability of foreign-born population estimates, with more limited attention to other sources of error. How meaningful are variations among estimates of the unauthorized immigrant population over the past three decades?
The basic principle of immigration law doctrine that privileged Congress’s plenary power over the individual rights of immigrants remained intact. The contradiction between sovereignty and individual rights was resolved only to the extent that the power of administrative discretion made narrow exceptions to the sovereign rule. That European and Canadian immigrants had far greater access to discretionary relief meant that they could, as legal aliens, more readily enjoy the rights that the Constitution afforded all persons.