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Mexican Immigration - 2010 Mexican Immigrants make up about...

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Mexican migration to the United States has been a major area of competition for the United States and Mexico bilateral relations since the 1920s. Mexico represents the largest source of immigrants into the United States (J.Passel, 2010). About 5 million undocumented immigrants from Mexico are now living in the United States according to the estimates based on a population survey conducted in 2002 (J.Passel,
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Unformatted text preview: 2010). Mexican Immigrants make up about one-fifth of the legal immigrants now living in the United States (J.Passel, 2010). This large percentage is a legacy of the legalization programs of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (J.Passel, 2010). This act allowed about 2 million formerly undocumented immigrants to become legal in the United States (J.Passel, 2010)....
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