Emigration

Filipino Repatriation Act of 1935 Published: November 28, 2011

This federal law provided free transportation for Filipino residents of the continental United States who wished to return home but could not afford to do so.

Emigration Published: October 18, 2011

The fact that large numbers of Americans have emigrated to other countries is not often openly acknowledged because immigration of foreigners to the United States has always received more media attention.

Deportation Published: October 3, 2011

Deportation power gives the federal government a tool to remove immigrants who enter the United States in violation of immigration law or violate standards of behavior, as outlined in immigration law, after lawful entry into the country.

“Brain drain” Published: August 9, 2011
Brain drain oftentimes pulls the best and the brightest from their homelands as workers seek more lucrative job opportunities abroad, where they believe their marketability will be rewarded.