Monthly Archives: August 2011

The U.S. – Mexico Border Strategy Is Working

Simon Rosenberg, President, NDN/NPI outlines how the U.S.-Mexico border strategy is working: Crime along the border is down, deportations of criminal aliens has increased, the flow of unauthorized immigrants has dropped as has the domestic population of undocumented immigrants in … Continue reading

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President Barack Obama: Building A 21st Century Immigration System

In this speech, President Obama forcefully articulates the progress made in creating a 21st Century Border and connects it back to the broader struggle to reform our nations broken immigration system.

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NDN/NPI’s 21st Century Border YouTube Page

For months, members of NDN/NPI’s 21st Century Border Initiative have been busy cultivating a network of stakeholders throughout the Southwest and capturing their thoughts about the state of the U.S. – Mexican border region. You can watch them and other … Continue reading

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Arturo Sarukhan & Alan Bersin Address on a 21st Century Border

Our inaugural 21st Century Border Project event was held over a year ago, and featured CPB Commissioner Alan Bersin and the Mexican Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan discussing the merits of the United States and Mexico working together to create a true … Continue reading

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Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano on a “21st Century Border”

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano gave a strong defense of the Administration’s border enforcement at an event hosted by NDN/NPI.

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Secretary Napolitano and Distinguished Panel Discuss Progress on 21st Century Border

NDN/NPI hosted a key note speech from Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano where she outlined the positive progress made along the Southwest Border. In her speech the Secretary emphasized that the Department of Homeland Security has made significant steps … Continue reading

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A Mayor’s Perspective on the US-Mexico Border

Chappell Lawson, associate professor of politics at MIT and Mayor of Nogales, AZ Arturo Garino talk about the perception, the reality and the positive gains in safety along the southwest border.

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How a 21st Century Border is Essential to Prosperity in Both the U.S. and Mexico

During our Inaugural 21st Century Border Day, Maria Luisa O’Connell, Senior Advisor for Trade and Public Relations Office of the Commissioner US Customs and Border Protection, led a roundtable panel discussion on how the border between Mexico and the United … Continue reading

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NDN REPORT: The Governments Border Strategy Is Working

After years of investment by the federal government along the border between the United States and Mexico there has been significant progress in creating a more harmonious region. NDN/NPI has taken a deep dive into the statistics and facts which … Continue reading

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Declaration by The Government Of The United States Of America and The Government Of The United Mexican States Concerning Twenty-First Century Border Management

This intermestic agreement pledges to strengthen cooperation between Mexico and the United States by enhancing the economic competitiveness by expediting lawful trade, while preventing the transit of illegal merchandise between their two countries, facilitating lawful travel in a manner that … Continue reading

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