Washington, DC – Más voces alrededor del país, entre otras las de líderes religiosos; juntas editoriales, líderes comunitarios y funcionarios electos, nos recuerdan el gran éxito del programa de Acción Diferida para Quienes Llegaron en la Infancia (DACA), en tanto que el presidente Trump sopesa si estar con la inmensa mayoría de los estadounidenses que entienden y… Continue »

“Given the Trump administration’s hostility to Latinos and desire to ramp up deportations, it’s unlikely that what worked in previous disasters will work again” Austin, TX – As Hurricane Harvey’s destruction and devastation continues across Texas and Louisiana, key elected, community, and thought leaders are looking towards the next step: rebuilding. Daniel Gross of Slate reports that… Continue »

Ohio immigrant legislation will help cities protect their populations.

Ohio Mayors, Local Officials, and Religious and Community Leaders Urge Trump Administration to Preserve DACA, Congress to Pass a Permanent Solution Cleveland, OH – More than 100 Ohio civic leaders are backing the new “We Are With Dreamers” statement, first reported in an article by Alan Gomez of USA Today.  The statement calls on President Trump to… Continue »

More voices across the nation, including faith leaders; editorial boards; community leaders; and elected officials, remind us of the great success of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, as President Trump weighs whether to stand with the vast majority of Americans who understand and support the program or with hardline forces inside and outside the Administration,… Continue »

(CHICAGO, IL) – The Center for New Community today launched Who’s Behind the Plot Against DACA, an online hub hosting exhaustive research exposing the deep ties between anti-immigrant organizations that have links to racist eugenics and forced sterilization efforts, including the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS), NumbersUSA, and… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

America’s Voice Texas Advocates Respond To Injunction Ruling on Majority of Discriminatory SB4 As CNC Exposes Extremist Groups Behind DACA Attack, Religious Leaders, Governors, Mayors, Editorial Boards, and Other Mainstream Americans Stand Up for DACA and Dreamers In Wake of White Supremacist Violence in Charlottesville & Imminent Threats to DACA, CNC Launches New Resource to… Continue »

The Denver City Council unanimously voted to a pro-immigrant bill that will boost public safety and protect immigrants from deportation when they haven’t done anything wrong. Mayor Michael Hancock is expected to sign the bill later this week. The bill will prohibit city and county employees from: Handing immigrants over to ICE unless there’s a… Continue »

Today brings more voices reminding us why the DACA program works and additional reminders that providing protections and opportunities for Dreamers benefits America. Among the developments: Faith in Public Life released a letter signed by 1,300 Catholic educators, representing Catholic institutions ranging from kindergarten through college level, issued a moral mandate calling on President Trump to preserve… Continue »

At last night’s Dreamer Dinner in Orlando, state legislators and Dreamers spoke about the imminent threat to DACA at the federal level, as well as the ongoing need to win rights for immigrant youth at the state level. Four Florida legislators — state Senator Victor Torres, and state Reps. John Cortes, Carlos Guillermo-Smith, and Amy… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

America’s Voice More Voices and Reminders that DACA and Dreamers Benefit America Slate of Florida State Legislators Meet With Immigrant Youth in Orlando Dreamer Dinner Denver City Council Unanimously Passes Law Protecting Immigrants Top News Washington Post Trump defends Arpaio pardon, assumed ‘ratings would be far higher’ by announcing during hurricane By Ashley Parker August… Continue »