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Huge Victory Sets Up Battle in the House – and for the Future of the GOP Below is a statement by Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice: Immigration reform with a path to citizenship is an idea whose time has come.  Today a strong majority in the Senate... Continue »
Are you looking for Resources on S. 744: Senate Immigration Bill? This week, the Senate passed a landmark immigration reform bill by a 68-32 vote.  Immigration reform is NOT yet a done deal–we now have to fight to pass immigration reform through the House of Representatives, then conference the... Continue »
Update: And the bill passes out of the Senate 68-32! FINAL VOTE WILL HAPPEN AT 4 PM EST.  Watch live here. It’s VERY important that you tweet and call your Senators! TWEET AT YOUR SENATORS CALL YOUR SENATORS: (866) 961-4293 Continue »
Huge victory sets up battle in the House–and for the future of the GOP… Continue »
Por Maribel Hastings, asesora ejecutiva de America’s Voice: WASHINGTON, DC – Con un sólido voto bipartidista de 68 sobre 32, y con el apoyo de todo el caucus demócrata y de 14 republicanos, el Senado federal aprobó hoy un proyecto de reforma migratoria amplia que es histórico tanto por... Continue »
The following is a press statement from VoteVets: With immigration reform legislation set for final passage in the U.S. Senate, all facets of the immigrant community are standing together and speaking up in support of reform and calling on the House to follow the Senate’s example. Today, VoteVets hosted... Continue »
La Ley de Seguridad Fronteriza, Oportunidad Económica y Modernización Migratoria de 2013  (S. 744) es un proyecto bipartidista con muchas disposiciones excelentes y otras que preocupan. Enseguida presentamos los pros y los contras. LOS PROS La mayoría de los inmigrantes indocumentados en el país pueden hoy en día conseguir... Continue »
Today’s Senate vote is a really, really big deal.  It’s the vote for final passage out of the Senate–a major step toward a bill becoming law. And, given the dysfunction in Congress, that doesn’t happen very often these days. We’re expecting to win by a solid margin: every Democratic... Continue »
On the one hand, the Republican National Committee (RNC) recognizes the need to pass immigration reform in order to engage with Latinos, Asians and other immigrant communities.  They even released an outreach report earlier this year in which the sole policy recommendation was supporting immigration reform. On the other... Continue »