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FILE - In this May 7, 2015, file photo, people look at the Statue of Liberty from a ferry boat in Jersey City, N.J. Senior White House aide Stephen Miller told reporters Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, that the poem written by Emma Lazarus about the "huddled masses" is not part of the original Statue of Liberty. Miller says the Statue of Liberty is a "symbol of American liberty lighting the world" and suggested the statue had little to do with immigrants. The National Park Services says Lazarus' sonnet depicts the statue as a symbol of immigration and opportunity. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

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FILE - This undated image shows American poet Emma Lazarus. A poem by Emma Lazarus added to the base of the Statue of Liberty that welcomes immigrants has been dismissed by Stephen Miller, an adviser to President Donald Trump. Miller told reporters Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, that poem written by Emma Lazarus about the "huddled masses" is not part of the original Statue of Liberty. (AP Photo/File)