Home / National / Study shows Asians make up largest group of immigrants to the U.S.

Study shows Asians make up largest group of immigrants to the U.S.

By

A study released by the Pew Institute shows Asians have taken over Latinos as the largest group of new arrivals into the U.S. every year. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi talked with Associate Professor in the Department of History at the University of Florida, Paul Ortiz, about why the numbers have shifted and what this may mean for the upcoming presidential election.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Check Also

Law enforcement officials walk with weapons drawn outside a Southern California social services center in San Bernardino, Calif., where authorities said multiple people were shot Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015. (KTTV via AP)

14 Dead, More Than A Dozen Wounded In California Shooting

As many as three gunmen believed to be wearing military-style gear opened fire Wednesday at a Southern California social services center, killing at least 14 people and wounding more than a dozen others in what authorities described as a targeted mission.