New Piece Reminds Us Who’s Really Driving the House Republican Agenda As the House Republicans continue to block a vote on immigration reform (and as Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) continues to let them), a new piece from Caitlin Dickson of the Daily Beast reminds us who’s... Continue »
Associated Press: Obama administration reviewing ‘Secure Communities’ program of immigration enforcement By Erica Werner PBS NewsHour: Jeh Johnson on counterterrorism challenges, deportation enforcement By Judy Woodruff Washington Post: Homeland Security chief says ‘fresh start’ needed for deportation program By Josh Hicks Politico: Jeh Johnson: ‘Fresh look’ at Secure Communities... Continue »
Washington, DC – Con nuevas historias y análisis surgiendo casi todos los días, puede ser difícil mantenerse al tanto del panorama general cuando se trata del estado actual del tema migratorio. Como resultado, America’s Voice ofrece hoy cinco puntos clave para tener en cuenta en relación con el debate.... Continue »
Faltan 44 días para que se cierre la oportunidad al Partido Republicano Washington, DC –  Un consenso ha surgido en las perspectivas de la reforma migratoria en este Congreso: hay una oportunidad muy estrecha y de rápido fin para la acción legislativa en la Cámara de Representantes. Lo que... Continue »
With new stories and analysis breaking nearly every day, it can be hard to stay on top of the big picture when it comes to the immigration state play.  As a result, America’s Voice today offers five key points to keep in mind regarding the debate. 1.      It’s Up... Continue »
After a sudden increase in the number of localities opting out of ICE holds, and an ongoing review of DHS enforcement practices, there is growing speculation that a “reboot” of Secure Communities is coming. The federal program has long been widely criticized for leading to unnecessary deportations, rather than focusing... Continue »
La Opinión (Editorial): Secure Communities must end Right Side News: Immigration Reform News and Impact on US Homeland Security Politico: Tea party leader backs immigration reform By Seung Min Kim Associated Press: National tea party leader endorses immigration overhaul, legal status for immigrants Roll Call: Immigration Overhaul Backed by... Continue »
Next month will mark the one-year anniversary of the Senate passing of S. 744, its bipartisan immigration reform bill.  Since House Republicans have spent that whole time doing precisely nothing on real immigration reform — while making time for votes that Steve King wants — the GOP can expect to... Continue »
The GOP has a demographic problem because they are alienating voters they could be winning with their opposition to issues like immigration reform.  This year, the GOP’s worst-case scenario is a possibility in Colorado, where the famously anti-immigrant former Congressman Tom Tancredo is running for governor.  Party leaders are deathly afraid... Continue »