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Immigration Makes Headlines

February 1, 2013 by Matthew Denhart

This week the Bush Institute and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas partnered to host a conference on immigration and economic growth. The event garnered much attention in the media; below is an early sampling of the headlines: FOX News Channel Former President Bush’s Political Role & Latinos (Video) Former President Bush Talks Immigration and Economic Growth (Video) Dallas Morning News Tom Benning — Former President George W. Bush Calls for ‘Benevolent Spirit’ in Immigration Debate Bill McKenzie — Welcoming the Strangers Amidst Us NBC 5 (Dallas) Bush to Host Conference on Immigration (Video) PBS-KERA (Dallas) Former President George W. Bush Says Immigrants Vital To U.S. Texas Tribune George W. Bush: "Benevolent Spirit" Can Guide Debate Washington Post George W. Bush Calls for ‘Benevolent’ Immigration Debate AP (Jamie Stengle)Former President George W. Bush Urges ‘Benevolent Spirit’ as US Debates Immigrant Policy PoliticoGeorge W. Bush Praises Immigrants Huffington Post George W. Bush: Immigration Reform Needed To Boost Economy


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Matthew Denhart
Matthew Denhart

Matthew Denhart is an expert on immigration policy and is the author of the Bush Institute’s America's Advantage: A Handbook of Vital Immigration and Economic Growth Statistics, now in its third edition. He currently serves as executive director of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation and is a founder of the Coolidge Scholars Program which provides full-ride merit scholarships to America's most promising college students. A summa cum laude graduate of Ohio University, Denhart has written and spoken widely on a variety of policy topics including the economics of higher education, labor, and taxes. He has contributed articles to numerous national publications including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes.com, CNN Opinion, and Bloomberg View. 

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