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In Depth (Illegal Immigration) #612195

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 29, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Tijuana: George Lewis) The issue of illegal immigration featured; details given of a Congressional bill that would crack down on illegal immigration and the smuggling business of the immigrants examined. Film of the recent crash of a van load of immigrants that refused to pull over for the California highway patrol shown. [Border Patrol Ron HENLEY - says the smugglers are public enemies.] [Smuggler "CARLOS" (thru translator) - comments.] [Mexican human rights activist Victor Clark ALFARO, Border Patrol Marco RAMIREZ - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The consequences of illegal immigration outlined. [Economist George BORJA - tells of the social and economic consequences to US taxpayers from illegal immigration.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George

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