National policies related to the movement of people from other countries to the U.S. for asylum, residency, and citizenship.

Inclusive Immigration Policy

Proponents of inclusive immigration policy believe that welcoming and accepting people from different cultures is an important aspect of the American way of life. They believe that immigrants contribute to America's economic and cultural vibrancy by adding new ideas and positive attributes.

Exclusive Immigration Policy

Proponents of exclusive immigration policy advocates argue that immigration weakens the fabric of American society. They also believe that permissive immigration policies take jobs away from citizens and present security threats.