Immigration and National Security: Balancing Interests

Michael Chertoff, Former Secretary of Homeland Security; Theresa Brown, Director, Immigration Policy, Bipartisan Policy Center; Dina Smeltz, Senior Fellow, Public Opinion and Foreign Policy. Moderated by Edward Luce.

This event was live streamed from the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington, DC.

Immigration policy and its implications for national security have dominated the 2016 presidential election debates. How should policymakers balance their concerns for threats with pragmatic solutions? What are the future risks—and benefits--of possible reforms?

Join the Council for the release of its latest report, Immigration, National Security, and Public Safety: Balancing Prioritiesco-authored with the Bipartisan Policy Center, which discusses the priorities of immigration, national security, and public safety.

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