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In partial recompense, the united states began a refugee program to admit some of the populations [an estimated 130,000 people] displaced [into the united states] franklin odo, phd indochina migration and refugee assistance act, may 23, 1975, the columbia documentary history of the asian american experience , 2002. The impact of immigration on american society: looking backward to the future united states, counted nearly 4 million people, of whom at least 20% were of african. Recognizing that immigration was the dominant contributor to us population growth, president clinton's council on sustainable development acknowledged in 1996 that, reducing current immigration levels is a necessary part of working toward sustainability in the united states. Toward the end of the 19th century — when the united states first began to impose meaningful restrictions on immigration — we carved out exemptions for our neighbors in the western hemisphere, especially mexico.
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