Last evening, President Obama capped a momentous day for immigration reform by pledging to fight for the DREAM Act and reiterating his commitment to pursue comprehensive immigration reform. At the same time, rather than rally around what has been a bi-partisan bill, the DREAM Act, many Republicans... Continue »
As advocacy for the DREAM Act, S.729, picks up steam, we've created a page dedicated to helping you find DREAM Act resources on our website. Continue »
What a shame the country's growing anti-immigrant neurosis will punish children who want to educate themselves and are just as qualified to pay state-resident tuition rates as is the most legal and distasteful xenophobe in Colorado or anywhere else. Continue »
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday he wants to attach an amendment to an upcoming defense policy bill that would help young people in the country illegally become legal U.S. residents. Continue »} Continue »
At a community event organized by The Reform Immigration for America and the Center for Community Change this morning, Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Representative Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), and Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairwoman Nydia Velazquez (D-NY) announced the way forward for the immigration reform movement. Continue »
Mensaje de McConnell a jóvenes inmigrantes y veteranos: Ustedes “no son pertinentes” al plan de gastos de Defensa Washington, DC – Al reaccionar a la noticia de que el líder de la mayoría demócrata del Senado, Harry Reid (D-NV), presentará el proyecto de ley DREAM Act como enmienda al proyecto de... Continue »
The DREAM Act is bipartisan legislation that enables high-achieving young people – immigrants who have been raised here, have worked hard in school, and then pursue higher education or serve in the military – to achieve the American Dream. Here are a list of reasons to support the... Continue »
15/09/10 a 2:07pm por Maribel Hastings Por Maribel Hastings Washington – A escasas semanas de las elecciones del 2 de noviembre, los demócratas hispanos del Congreso anunciaron dos desarrollos: el senador demócrata de Nueva Jersey, Bob Menéndez, afirmó que presentará un proyecto de reforma migratoria integral en esta sesión,... Continue »
Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chairwoman Nydia Velázquez (D-N.Y.) and Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) will meet with President Barack Obama on Thursday to discuss next week's Senate action on the DREAM Act and the path ahead for comprehensive immigration reform. Continue »