This week in history: September 27-October 3 – Twenty Five Years Ago: Illegal Immigration Reform and Nationality Act signed by Clinton

27 Sep This week in history: September 27-October 3 – Twenty Five Years Ago: Illegal Immigration Reform and Nationality Act signed by Clinton

On September 30, 1996, US President Bill Clinton signed the Illegal Immigration Reform and Nationality Act. Adopted by a huge bipartisan majority in both houses of Congress, it was one of the harshest attacks on immigrant workers in US history.  Please read here for more.