New England Reacts To The Immigrant Surge

Jul 21, 2014

We discuss New England's reaction to the surge in unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S.- Mexico border, and what it means for the national debate on immigration.

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  • Ron Abramson– NH immigration lawyer, founder of Immigration + Solutions. He is himself a naturalized citizen, originally from Chile.
  • Fergus Cullen- Former chairman of NH Republican party, principal of Fergus Cullen Communications, a research, advocacy, and public affairs consulting company. He is also founder of Americans by Choice, a national organization supporting immigration reform.
  • Jessica Vaughan– director of policy studies at the Center for Immigration Studies. She is also an instructor on Immigration Policy at Northwestern University Center for Public Safety and a former State Department employee.