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Immigration Reform News September 20, 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 »

The Second Episode of Our Podcast “180 Days” in Available Now

This week’s edition of the America’s Voice podcast, “180 Days,” is now available. The weekly podcast that will run over the next six months and discuss the fight to protect Dreamers and pass the Dream Act. In our second episode, the team talks about the major events of this week, including the possible deal on … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 15, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English The Atlantic ‘Nothing Will Be Official, Until It’s Official’ By Priscilla Alvarez September 14, 2017 Daily Kos Trump, Democrats continue back-and-forth over DACA as immigrant youth call for clean DREAM Act By Gabe Ortiz September 14, 2017 MariaElenaSalinas.com DREAMer STORY: Juan Escalante September 14, 2017 Bothel Kenmore Reporter ‘We’re human beings’ UW Bothell student … Continue reading »

Motel 6 “Leaves the Light On” — For ICE

Locations in Arizona notified immigration authorities about undocumented guests Motel 6 employees at two locations in Arizona were reporting undocumented guests to ICE, according to the Phoenix New Times, leading to the arrest of at least 20 people between February and August. A front-desk clerk who spoke to the New Times was chillingly blase about … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform News September 14, 2017 / Qué Pasa En Inmigración

English Ed Source (Opinion) Instead of clarity, Trump’s pronouncements on DACA trigger confusion and anxiety By Louis Freedberg September 12, 2017 Associated Press Democrats say they have deal with Trump on young immigrants By Jill Colvin and Erica Werner September 14, 2017 Associated Press Schumer, Pelosi announce deal with Trump to protect young immigrants; will … Continue reading »