English The Texas Tribune Critics denounce Abbott’s ‘invasion’ rhetoric on immigration, saying it will incite violence By Heidi Pérez-Moreno and James Barragán June 17 2021 The Wall Street Journal Behind Migrant Families’ Decisions to Separate at the Border: ‘The Girl Has a Future’ By José de Córdoba, Santiago Pérez, and Juan Carlos Rivera June 18,… Continue »

America’s Voice   On Immigration, Republicans are Borderline Crazy While Democrats Move Forward with Sensible Solutions Advocates Reflect on Juneteenth and the Detention, Enforcement and Exclusion of Black Immigrants English Daily Kos Biden admin to expand program that allows kids in Central America to join parents in U.S. By Gabe Ortiz June 16, 2021 WSET-TV… Continue »

America’s Voice   Lynn Sweet Writes in Chicago Sun Times: “Republicans ignore the plight of DREAMers” Here is What is “Radical” in the Immigration Debate: John Cornyn and the Trumpified GOP Want to Block Citizenship Bills Supported by Three-Fourths of Americans English The Hill Harris calls for pathway to citizenship for Dreamers on DACA anniversary… Continue »

Today, on the 9th anniversary of DACA, the Senate Judiciary held a committee hearing on H.R.6, the “American Dream and Promise Act of 2021.”  Senator Durbin, a long-time champion for Dreamers, opened the hearing highlighting the tremendous impact that DACAmented individuals have on our country. However, in the nine years since the creation of DACA… Continue »

America’s Voice   Expansion of Central American Minors Program A Critical Component of a Workable Regional Strategy Es momento de aprovechar los éxitos de DACA y otorgar la ciudadanía a millones The new/old symptoms of Republican intolerance under “Trumpism” Senate Judiciary Holds Hearing on the “American Dream and Promise Act” Time to Build on DACA’s… Continue »

America’s Voice   Pressure Mounts on Congress to Take Action on Dream and Promise Act El debate legislativo sobre la reforma migratoria ha llegado “Arm Up, Get Guns and Be Ready” Republicans Literally Take Aim at Immigrants Además de los Dreamers, hay millones que esperan y merecen la legalización The Legislative Debate on Immigration Reform… Continue »

English The New York Times Texas Says It Will Build Border Wall With Mexico By Edgar Sandoval and Zolan Kanno-Youngs June 10, 2021 The Hill Texas governor announces plan to build southern border wall By Joseph Choi June 10, 2021 NBC News Texas Gov. Abbott vows to build a border wall with Mexico By Rebecca… Continue »

Over the past week, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19), has been on a press tour to promote his new House resolution with a dangerous and absurd narrative about a migrant “invasion” at the southern border. Rep.  Arrington, who represents an expansive, deeply red district in the northern part of Texas, claimed, “the federal government has failed… Continue »

America’s Voice   A Return to the Dangerous and Dehumanizing “Invasion” Rhetoric? English Border Report No easy way out for Biden administration on migrant surge, experts say By Julian Resendiz June 09, 2021 The Sacramento Bee California Latino leaders criticize Kamala Harris’ ‘Do not come’ message to migrants By Kim Bojorquez and David Lightman June… Continue »

America’s Voice   Experts Respond to Harris Trip to Guatemala and Mexico Virginia Election Battleground: All Eyes on Whether Virginia GOP Will Once Again Embrace Failed Anti-Immigrant Politics English Associated Press Blunt message, search for answers mark VP’s 1st foreign trip By Alexandra Jaffe June 09, 2021 Associated Press Harris tells Latin Americans the US… Continue »