Members of Congress Should Stand with Dreamers The following is a statement from Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice. Both Democrats and Republicans have talked about standing up for Dreamers. Now is the time do more than talk the talk; it’s time to walk the walk. We understand the situation. This crisis, along with… Continue »

Ohio immigrant legislation will help cities protect their populations.

Passing the Dream Act makes economic and moral sense  A recording of today’s call is available here. Cleveland, OH — As the fate of the nation’s “Dreamers” will soon be decided by Congress, Policy Matters Ohio releases a new analysis about the economic contributions they are making in Ohio.  Speakers on a press call reflected on these contributions, and re-emphasized the importance… Continue »

TPS Decision Deadline for 200k Salvadorans 01/08/2018: 18 days  In an op-ed for Teen Vogue, Jung Woo Kim, who manages membership development for the Korean Resource Center and volunteers for National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC), and Jonathan Jayes-Green, a queer undocumented Afro-Panamanian and a co-founder of the UndocuBlack Network, explain how Black and AAPI immigrants… Continue »

Decision Deadline for 200k Salvadorans 01/08/2018: 18 days REPORT: Extending Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador: Country Conditions and U.S. Legal Requirements  Country Conditions Preclude El Salvador’s Ability to Handle Return of its Nationals  New Report Urges 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador In March 2001, the U.S. government announced the designation of El Salvador for Temporary… Continue »

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America’s Voice America’s Voice Recommends a No Vote on the Continuing Resolution New Report Advocates 18 Month Extension For El Salvador TPS Holders Based on Home Country Conditions Teen Vogue: TPS Holders and Dreamers Banding Together to Resist Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Agenda New Policy Matters Ohio Analysis: “Crackdown on Dreamers could cost Ohio millions” Rubashkin’s Sentence Commutation… Continue »

During one of the last days before Congress must pass a bill to fund the government through January 2018, more than 1000 Dreamers and advocates took over Capitol Hill to demand the passage of a clean Dream Act. Wearing bright orange T-shirts and hats — “the color of hope and resistance [led] by undocumented people”… Continue »

Today, Dreamers, allies — and one inflatable Grinch — visited Sen. John Cornyn’s (R-TX) Austin office to demand that he not stand in the way of the Dream Act passing this year. Sen. Cornyn has a long, hypocritical, and anti-immigrant history where he likes to say good things about immigrants and immigration reform, yet actively… Continue »

CNN Poll: Americans Across Ideologies Agree A bipartisan group of governors sent a letter to congressional leaders in both parties today urging them to “come together quickly to shape a bipartisan solution that allows our Dreamers to remain in the United States and continue their constructive contributions to our society.”  The letter was signed by Republican and… Continue »

Ohio immigrant legislation will help cities protect their populations.

CNN Poll: Americans Across Ideologies Agree Cleveland, OH – Today, A bipartisan group of governors, including Ohio’s John Kasich, sent a letter to congressional leaders in both parties urging them to “come together quickly to shape a bipartisan solution that allows our Dreamers to remain in the United States and continue their constructive contributions to our society.”  The… Continue »

Encuestas realizadas en dicembre por Quinnipiac, CNN, Marist y CBS News encuentran que más del 80% de la población, incluyendo el 67% de republicanos, respalda una ley que permita quedarse a los Dreamers en Estados Unidos Mientras los republicanos están listos para aprobar un impopular, profundamente divisivo y altamente partidista proyecto de ley fiscal, les tenemos una… Continue »