...Census figures undercount the Mexican population because many Mexicans don't fill out Census forms because they fear the information could be shared with immigration officials...The article is based around a study conducted by a UMass professor with the assistance of (guess who!) the Mexican consulate. A consul has the following to say:
"We're not as big or active as other (immigrant) communities," said Marquez. "But that is how it is in the beginning."Yeah, until the Mexican government gets their hooks in. It looks like the Northeast might be getting some of the "liberalism" they've forced on the Southwest fed back to them.
Immigration2005b · Mon, 06/13/2005 - 06:05 · Importance: 1