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Today's top immigration headlines from across the country.

English (en español al final de la página): USA Today: Trump’s ‘softening’ immigration view may not broaden Hispanic support By Alan Gomez Los Angeles Times: Trump’s immigration pivot: Will he be the latest Republican to alienate the base? By Lisa Mascaro ThinkProgress: Trump Adopts Jeb Bush’s Immigration Policy After Mocking It For Months. By Tara … Continue reading »

Today's top immigration headlines from across the country.

English (en español al final de la página): The Hill: Hardliners shrug off Trump’s softer tone on immigration By Mike Lillis The Hill: Hispanic activists: ‘We don’t believe’ in Trump’s outreach By Rafael Bernal Medium (Op-ed): Donald Trump Isn’t Flipping on Immigration, He’s Just Flopping By Matt Hildreth New York Times: A Conflicted Donald Trump … Continue reading »

Today's top immigration headlines from across the country.

English (en español al final de la página): Wall Street Journal: Donald Trump Says He’s Open to ‘Softening’ Immigration Laws By Janet Hook Bloomberg: Trump Floats Obama-Like Deportation Plan, and Fans Don’t Mind By Sahil Kapur and Jennifer Jacobs Washington Post (Opinion): Trump’s challenge: How to sell deportations to suburban swing voters By Greg Sargent … Continue reading »

 

Tomorrow, the U.S. Supreme Court will discuss whether to hear U.S. v Texas – the legal case that has blocked President Obama’s decision to confer protection against deportation and work permits to individuals who are low priority for immigration enforcement.  In anticipation, two new must-read pieces assess what’s at stake and why the Supreme Court should take … Continue reading »

Diverse Voices Speak Out Against Attempts to Block Refugee Resettlement A recent wave of pro-refugee developments show that despite the rhetoric surrounding the debate, leaders and communities across the country support refugee families and their continued resettlement in the U.S. This week, faith leaders, lawmakers, and national security experts added their voices to the growing … Continue reading »

Today, by a 289-137 margin, the House voted in favor of legislation that would effectively end the resettlement of Syrian refugees in the United States.  Following is a statement in response from Lynn Tramonte, Deputy Director of America’s Voice Education Fund: “This was a shameful day in the U.S. House of Representatives—for both parties.  We … Continue reading »