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ERIC Number: EJ526889
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1058-5095
Welfare and Immigrants: Restricting the Eligibility of Legal Immigrants for Welfare Programs.
Mont, Daniel
Migration World Magazine, v24 n1-2 p20-28 1996
Analyzes legal immigrants' participation rates in major welfare programs and discusses several proposals to eliminate or restrict eligibility of legal immigrants for welfare programs, including denying eligibility to long-term legal immigrants whose sponsors' income exceeds the median family income. Competition for low-skill jobs and the limited resources available for public assistance also are explored. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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