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Immigration Reform News September 25, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English Los Angeles Times White House announces new travel restrictions, replacing previous ban By David Lauter and Laura King= September 25, 2017 Houston Chronicle Sides harden against a deal on ‘Dreamers’ By Kevin Diaz September 24, 2017 Quad City Times (Opinion) Murphy: Opponents tie Reynolds to budget woes By Erin Murphy September 22, 2017 Associated … Continue reading »

Third Episode of Our Podcast “180 Days” is Available Now

This week’s edition of the America’s Voice podcast, “180 Days,” is now available. The weekly podcast will run over the next six months as we approach the March 6, 2018 deadline for DACA. We cover the fight to protect Dreamers and pass the Dream Act – and other immigration news. In the third episode, the … Continue reading »

Reps. Conyers, Lofgren, Bonamici, Blumenauer ask ICE to Investigate Oregon Profiling Incident

Earlier this week, The Oregonian reported on an incident where ICE agents accosted Isidro Andrade-Tafolla, accusing him of being an undocumented immigrant for whom they were searching: Federal agents mistook a longtime Washington County employee for an illegal immigrant just as a nearby demonstration against arrests of undocumented immigrants ended at the courthouse in Hillsboro. … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 22, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English Reuters U.S. Judge Aims to Quickly Decide Lawsuits Over DACA By Dan Levine September 21, 2017 Wall Street Journal Most Americans Want Protection for ‘Dreamers’ By Laura Meckler September 21, 2017 Politico UC president throws some punches at Trump administration By Michael Stratford September 21, 2017 NBC Florida Rep. Darren Soto to DHS: Delay … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 21, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English The Hill Liberal unrest threatens Dem immigration strategy By Rafael Bernal and Mike Lillis September 21, 2017 Associated Press Pelosi: Put off immigration overhaul, save ‘Dreamers now’ By Matthew Daly September 20, 2017 Associated Press Apple CEO defends ‘dreamers’ program September 20, 2017 Reuters Pelosi Calls DACA Deal a First Step Toward Comprehensive Immigration … Continue reading »

At Virginia Gubernatorial Debate, Gillespie Sticks With Anti-Immigrant Script

Last night’s gubernatorial debate in Northern Virginia, moderated by NBC’s Chuck Todd, provided an opportunity to hear more about the positions on immigration from Ralph Northam and Ed Gillespie. It did offer an opportunity for Ed Gillespie, the GOP nominee, to speak to the growing immigrant community in the northern part of the state and … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 20, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English Associated Press 3 members of Congress arrested at Trump Tower protest September 19, 2017 Associated Press Rhode Island to pay immigrants’ DACA renewal costs September 19, 2017 Reuters Walmart, Target Join Call for ‘Dreamer’ Legislation By Stephen Nellis September 20, 2017 Washington Post Democratic lawmakers arrested outside Trump Tower By Ed O’Keefe September 19, … Continue reading »

With Seven Weeks till Election Day, What’s At Stake in Virginia

By Julio Lainez, America’s Voice Virginia State Director This year, Virginia is ground zero for electoral politics and immigration issues are playing a key role in the state’s contests. Tonight we will hear from the two candidates vying to replace Gov. Terry McAuliffe as governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Two candidates with two completely … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 10, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English Associated Press The Latest: Pelosi says she understands, respects protesters September 18, 2017 Associated Press Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi September 18, 2017 Associated Press Texas governor unclear about Trump view on young immigrants September 18, 2017 Associated Press US immigrants sue over Trump’s end of deportation protection September 18, 2017 … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 18, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English Washington Post (Op-Ed) Black immigrants in the U.S. face big challenges. Will African Americans rally to their side? By Candis Watts Smith September 18, 2017 Washington Post (Op-Ed) Why Donald Trump’s tweets are only going to get worse By Daniel W. Drezner September 18, 2017 Washington Post (Opinion) Ups and downs By Jennifer Rubin … Continue reading »