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Federation for American Immigration Reform


Founded 1979 by John Tanton, "to improve border security, to stop illegal immigration, and to promote immigration levels consistent with the national interest -- more traditional rates of about 300,000 a year."

Board of Directors as of October 2006: Chairman Nancy S. Anthony, Sharon Barnes, Henry M. Buhl, Maj. General Douglas E. Caton, Pat Choate, Donald A. Collins, Sarah G. Epstein, John Rohe, Michael Strueber, Stephen B. Swensrud, John Tanton, Alan Weeden.

Board of Advisors as of October 2006: Chairman Richard Lamm, Duke Austin, Anthony Beilenson, Gwat Bhattacharjie, Gerda Bikales, Brian Bilbray, Dorothy R. Blair, Edith Blodgett, John Brock, Frances Burke, Cleveland Chandler, William W. Chip, William Collard, Clifford Colwell, Dino Drudi, Carol Dubois, Bonnie Erbe, Don Feder, Robert Gillespie, Otis Graham, Frederick W. Guardabassi, Lawrence E. Harrison, Edward H. Harte, Bonnie Hawley, Walter D. Huddleston, Diana Hull, Fred C. Ikle, Glenn Jackson, Mrs. T. N. Jordan, Carol Joyal, Alan Kuper, Yeh Ling Ling, Henry Luce III, Donald Mann, Henry Mayer, Eugene McCarthy, Joel McCleary, Scott McConnell, James G. McDonald, Helen Milliken, Nita Norman, Peter Nuņez, Robert D. Park, Roy Porter, Fred Pinkham, Thor Ramsing, Bruce S. Reid, Teela Roche, Charles T. Roth, Monica Bell Steensma, Joyce Tarnow, Max Thelen, Jr., Curtin Winsor, Jr., Robert Zaitlin.

(Note that above list probably actually dates from 2005.)

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Lou Barletta
28-Jan-1956   Congressman, Pennsylvania 11th
Brian Bilbray
28-Jan-1951   Congressman, California 50th
Bonnie Erbe
TV Personality
?   Host of To the Contrary
Walter D. Huddleston
15-Apr-1926   US Senator from Kentucky, 1973-85
Richard Lamm
12-Sep-1935   Governor of Colorado, 1975-87
Henry Luce III
28-Apr-1925 7-Sep-2005 Former Time magazine publisher
Eugene McCarthy
29-Mar-1916 10-Dec-2005 US Senator from Minnesota, 1959-71

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