News broke yesterday that Stephen Miller is set to speak to House Republicans this week on immigration policy and politics. This comes on the heels of news that Donald Trump’s will address immigration in his upcoming CPAC speech. Clearly, the Republican Party is still the Party of Trump. The... Continue »
America’s Voice   John Cornyn & GOP Need to Get Aligned with Majority of Americans and Support Biden’s Immigration Bill As Trump Heads to CPAC and Stephen Miller to Capitol Hill, a Reminder of How Xenophobia Played in Georgia English Associated Press Judge bans enforcement of Biden’s 100-day deportation... Continue »
This Sunday, Donald Trump will deliver a speech at CPAC that reportedly will focus heavily on immigration. This begs a few questions:  Didn’t we just emerge from multiple election cycles in which Trump and the GOP ran hard on Democrats’ supposed radicalism on immigration?  Didn’t Trump attack Biden on... Continue »
America’s Voice   As Trump Reappears to Replay Failed Anti-Immigrant Attacks, Where are the GOP Voices of Moderation? English The Catholic Universe Biden’s immigration plan begins what might be long journey through Congress February 22, 2021 The New York Times Why Biden Is Tackling Immigration Now By Giovanni Russonello... Continue »
Too often, mainstream media coverage and commentary regarding border and asylum policies rest on the following assumptions: Migration is bad, and more of it is worse;  If Biden unwinds Trump’s sadistic web of cruelty, it will lead to a ”border crisis” because U.S. immigration policies are the primary driver... Continue »
America’s Voice   Dear Pundits and Press: Please Check Your Assumptions on Border and Asylum Issues English The Washington Post Biden administration tries to transition from campaigning on immigration to managing a dysfunctional immigration system By Nick Miroff February 20, 2021 Brookings Institution Biden’s immigration reset By John Hudak... Continue »
Yesterday, Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Rep. Linda Sanchez (CA-38) introduced the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 into Congress. This long-overdue comprehensive immigration reform bill – based on President Biden’s proposal – will create a pathway to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants living and working in the United... Continue »
America’s Voice   Advocates Respond to the Introduction of the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 English The Hill The Memo: Biden bets big on immigration By Niall Stanage February 19, 2021 USA Today Democrats unveil Biden’s immigration bill, including an eight-year path to citizenship By Rebecca Morin February 18,... Continue »
A recording of the call is available here.   Earlier today, immigration experts and advocates convened for a deep dive into Biden’s U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021, introduced to Congress by Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Rep. Linda Sanchez (CA-38), that discussed the implications of the bill and signaled... Continue »
La gente está lista; ahora corresponde al Congreso hacer su tarea   A continuación compartimos un comunicado de Frank Sharry, Director Ejecutivo de America’s Voice, respecto a la presentación del proyecto de Ley de Ciudadanía 2021, encabezada por el senador Bob Menéndez (D-NJ) y la representante Linda Sánchez (D-CA)... Continue »