Example sentences for: immigration

How can you use “immigration” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The papers go inside with the latest in the Elián González saga: After the Immigration and Naturalization Service threatened the boy's Miami relatives with revocation of his permission to temporarily reside in the U.S., they relented and agreed to allow his visiting grandmothers to see him today.

  • The operative likely intended to round out the team for this flight, Mohamed al Kahtani, had been refused entry by a suspicious immigration inspector at Florida's Orlando International Airport in August.

  • The top national story at the Washington Post is the crash of a stealth fighter at an airshow (the first Redskins game at the new stadium dominates the front page), and that accident and two others involving military aircraft are the lead at USA Today . At the New York Times the lead is the U.S.'s possible shift to endorsing a land mine ban, while at the Los Angeles Times , it's a new study about the impact of immigration on the California economy and what to do about it--on a front page dominated by a backstage picture and the accompanying headline "'3rd Rock,' 'Seinfeld' Stars Win Emmys."

  • Americans generally support immigration, and our laws still welcome law-abiding, self-supporting aliens.

  • As noted above, the requirement of "presence" is frequently used in immigration laws to describe categories of aliens within the United States who may not have established "residence."

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