By Catalina Correa Párraga Latest Update: On March 18, 2021, the United States House of Representatives passed the Dream and Promise Act in a bipartisan vote, bringing millions of immigrants one step closer to a path to U.S. citizenship.  The Dream and Promise Act of 2021 would provide more than 4.4 million Dreamers, individuals eligible… Continue »

Last night CBS’s 60 Minutes ran a chilling segment titled “Oath Keepers: How a militia group mobilized in plain sight for the assault on the Capitol.” The reporting shows how the public activity of this far-right militia made clear they were on a dangerous escalation that would lead them to play a significant role in… Continue »

America’s Voice   Political Memo: Key Takeaways for the Biden White House on the Friday’s Refugee Announcements Immigration 101: What is the Dream and Promise Act? 60 Minutes Spotlights GOP’s Anti-Immigrant Crony: Stewart Rhodes, Founder of Oath Keepers English The Hill Biden angers Democrats by keeping Trump-era refugee cap By Rafael Bernal April 16, 2021… Continue »

America’s Voice   Statement in Response to Biden’s Historically Low Refugee Cap Statement on the Police Murders of Adam Toledo and Daunte Wright 100 Days Since January 6th Insurrection English Reuters Tensions rise within Biden administration as migrant kids crowd shelters By Ted Hesson, Mica Rosenberg, Kristina Cooke, and Steve Holland April 15, 2021 New… Continue »

America’s Voice   Democrats: Go Big, Deliver Solutions, and Blow Past the Radicalizing Republicans English Law360 Anti-Travel Ban Bills Head To House Floor By Jennifer Doherty April 14, 2021 Washington Post Biden pledged to stop building the wall. But he just won the right to seize a Texas family’s land for it. By Teo Armus… Continue »

America’s Voice   “No Ban Act” Moves Forward In House “They Have Stepped Up for America. It’s Time for Us to Step Up for Them” English Politico Magazine How Biden’s Silence is Driving People to Jump the Border By JACK HERRERA April 13, 2021 Buzzfeed News These Photographs Show The Dire Conditions Immigrants Face At… Continue »

America’s Voice   Menores migrantes ‘botados’ a su suerte Julián Castro Calls on GOP to Stop “Politicizing the Border and Children’s Lives” English Reuters Biden to nominate Trump critics to lead border and immigration agencies By Steve Holland and Ted Hesson April 12, 2021 Bloomberg Visa Backlog, Budget Issues Await Immigration Agency Nominee (1) By… Continue »

America’s Voice   The elusive immigration reform English Sinclair Broadcasting Group As border apprehensions hit 20-year high, Biden faces growing political pressure By Stephen Loiaconi April 9, 2021 Baltimore Sub Liberals Trying to Blame Trump, But Biden Created Inhumane Border Crisis By M.K. Sprinkle April 9, 2021 Reuters Biden seeks funding to probe white supremacist… Continue »

America’s Voice   Bipartisan Support for Haiti TPS Redesignation Grows Amid Biden Administration’s Deafening Silence Week in Review: As Biden Addresses Solutions and Root Causes, Republicans Run to the Border for Photo Ops, Run Down Kids, Run Political Ads, Run Up Fundraising English Daily Kos Unreviewed files could reveal more separations at border than previously… Continue »

It doesn’t get more cynical: today, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) will lead a delegation to the border. Not to propose solutions. Not to address the regional crisis that propels migrants and refugees to our southern border. Not to help children get reunited with their parents. Rather, Scalise and his Republican posse of wannabe… Continue »