Washington Journal: Immigration and the Economy

Originally Aired on August 4, 2001 by C-SPAN

 

Steven A. Camarota, Director of Research at the Center for Immigration Studies, and Daniel Griswold of the Cato Institute participated on the show. The guests debated how immigration, past, present and future, impacts the U.S. economy. They talked about President Bush's proposal to grant amnesty to illegal immigrants already working in America. They responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and e-mail.