Florida Immigrants Protest at the State Capitol in Tallahassee

Miami-Dade’s anti-immigrant policy — and its Republican Mayor — are not having a good Friday morning. A new chapter in the fight to keep Donald Trump’s Deportation Force out of Florida’s Miami-Dade County, a place where over half its residents have been born abroad, began this morning when a circuit judge ruled that Miami-Dade’s anti-immigrant detainer… Continue »

In Florida, eight activists have launched an “interfaith fast” to demand Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez reverse his decision to back down from the county’s sanctuary policy, a move he made in response to Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant executive order. Giménez has been skewered for his decision. Last month, dozens of angry protesters surrounded Mayor Giménez’s office, including… Continue »

Things have gone from bad to worse for Republican Mayor of Miami-Dade, Carlos Gimenez, who decided to support Donald Trump’s Deportation Force over the immigrant families across the County he was elected to represent. Not only has the County Commission of Miami-Dade called a meeting to discuss the immigration protections Republican Carlos Gimenez struck down,… Continue »

Republican Mayor of Miami Dade Prioritized Donald Trump Relationship over Lives of Undocumented Immigrants

Connection Between Trump and Son of Miami-Dade Mayor May Explain Mayor’s Decision to Embrace Trump Immigration Policies Miami-Dade’s Republican Mayor, Carlos Gimenez had every reason to defy Trump and protect immigrant families across the country he was elected to represent. Instead, Mayor Gimenez has chosen to embarrass Miami-Dade at the national and state level in… Continue »

  Donald Trump’s recent actions on immigration are a dramatic, radical, and extreme assault on immigrants and the values of our country, which is why we must fight back against them. In Florida, Miami-Dade’s Republican Mayor, Carlos Gimenez, has terminated critical protections that would shield immigrant families from Donald Trump’s Deportation Force. Without these protections,… Continue »

Cross-posted from the Florida Immigrant Coalition’s blog: This week, the Strategic Planning & Government Operations Committee of the Miami-Dade County Commission unanimously passed a resolution in support of creating an Identification Card for all county residents. The resolution, sponsored by Commissioner Juan Carlos Zapata and co-sponsored by Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, asks the County Mayor… Continue »

America’s Voice   Seattle Times Editorial: “Ignore Senate Parliamentarian on Immigration Reform” English USA Today Breaking with Trump, Biden doesn’t have an immigration czar. Is it a ‘vacuum’? By Rebecca Morin Michael Collins Courtney Subramanian September 24, 2021 Associated Press https://apnews.com/article/lifestyle-immigration-joe-biden-mexico-texas-98ca5cbe55bec23b01555cdf770ac373 Click to copy RELATED TOPICS Immigration Coronavirus pandemic Lifestyle Texas Caribbean United States Del… Continue »

America’s Voice   ICYMI: Compounding Crises in Central America Increase Urgency For TPS Designations On Immigration, John Cornyn Prepares to Pull the Rug Out from Democrats Once Again Immigrant Advocates Speak Out on the Week’s Immigration News A Few Great Posts From the First Week of #ImmigrantHeritageMonth English McClatchy Progressive activists sense a ‘sea change’… Continue »

America’s Voice   Immigrant Advocates and Potential TPS Holders Call on Administration for Central America TPS Designations An “Attack Against Children” – Leading Voices Condemn Gov. Greg Abbott’s Cynical Cruelty Here’s to many more smiles like little Wilton’s English Associated Press Texas push to close shelters for migrant kids alarms groups By Adriana Gomez Licon… Continue »

America’s Voice   Biden Administration About To Announce TPS Designation for Venezuela La realidad de la frontera sur se define por sí sola Democrats Go Big, Deliver on Priorities. Republicans Talk About Dr. Seuss, Stoke Fear of Immigrants. English Associated Press US says it will reduce detention of immigrant families By NOMAAN MERCHANT March 05,… Continue »