Homestead Act of 1862 a good model fo...

Homestead Act of 1862 a good model for today

There are 1 comment on the Deseret News story from Dec 27, 2012, titled Homestead Act of 1862 a good model for today. In it, Deseret News reports that:

At the end of this year in which election results reinserted immigration into the political conversation, remember that 2012 is the 150th anniversary of "the first comprehensive immigration law." This is how the Homestead Act of 1862 is described by Blake Bell, historian at the Homestead National Monument of America near Beatrice, Neb., one of the ... (more)

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Dee Dee Dee

Emmaus, PA

#1 Dec 27, 2012
What a wonderful model. Take away from the rightful owners (native Americans) what is theirs and give it to people who come here looking for a hand out.

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