***MEDIA ADVISORY*** TOMORROW, December 21st 10:30am ET DIAL IN: 866-831-8713; VERBAL PASSCODE: OHIO Cleveland, OH — As the fate of the nation’s “Dreamers” — young immigrants who grew up in America and know no other home — will soon be decided by Congress, Policy Matters Ohio is releasing a new analysis about the economic contributions they are making in Ohio.… Continue »

TPS for Haitians Revoked During Thanksgiving Week  TPS Decision Deadline for 200k Salvadorans 01/08/2018: 19 days Atlanta, GA  – A CNN piece tells the story of Schnaika, a Haitian TPS recipient who was brought to Atlanta from Haiti when her home collapsed in the 2010 earthquake and she desperately needed medical attention. For years now, though she walks with a noticeable limp,… Continue »

December Polling from Quinnipiac, CNN, Marist, and CBS News Each Find More than 80% of Americans, Including 67% of Republicans, Support a Law to Keep Dreamers in America With Republicans set to pass an unpopular, deeply divisive and highly partisan tax bill today, we have a suggestion: how about turning your attention to legislation that resolves the… Continue »

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

America’s Voice After Divisive and Unpopular Tax Bill, Maybe Congress Should Try Passing Something that the Vast Majority of Americans Support CNN: America rescued her from Haiti. Now Trump wants to send her back. Bipartisan Group of Governors Call on Congress to Pass Urgent Dreamer Solution PHOTOS: Texan Dreamers Call Sen. Cornyn a Grinch, Demand #CleanDreamActNow… Continue »

Gross human rights violations at four U.S. immigration detention centers were identified by Acting Inspector General John V. Kelly* for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in a Dec. 11 report entitled Concerns about ICE Detainee Treatment and Care at Detention Facilities. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) for DHS raised concerns about the treatment… Continue »

TPS Decision Deadline for El Salvador 01/08/2018: 20 days, cc: Senator Dean Heller Las Vegas, NV – On Monday, Nevadan advocates and community members congregated outside Senator Heller’s office to urge the senator to take a stand for DACA and TPS recipients, including the 20,000 Nevadans who will be impacted, as these two key immigration programs hang in limbo. Las… Continue »

Earlier this month, 34 House Republicans issued a letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) calling for passage of a “permanent legislative solution” for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients before the end of this year. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) stood up and showed leadership by signing this letter, but now his actions must match his… Continue »

Earlier this month, 34 House Republicans issued a letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) calling for passage of a “permanent legislative solution” for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients before the end of this year. Representative Joe Barton (TX-06) stood up and showed leadership by signing this letter. The American people overwhelmingly support the… Continue »

Lynn Tramonte: “This Should Be a No-Brainer for Congress” The newest CNN poll is the latest in a long line of recent polling that shows that Americans, including Republicans, overwhelmingly back efforts to keep Dreamers here in America. By an 83-13% margin, Americans back a policy resolution for DACA recipientsand efforts to allow Dreamers to remain in… Continue »

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

America’s Voice New CNN Poll: 83% of Americans, Including 67% of Republicans, Want Dreamers to Stay in America Why Representative Will Hurd Should Vote “No” on Spending Bills Unless Dreamer Fix is Addressed Las Vegas Now: 20,000 Nevadans fearful as DACA, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) deadline nears Inhumane Human Rights Violations Found at U.S. Immigration Detention Centers… Continue »