Washington, DC – Below is a column by Maribel Hastings and David Torres from America’s Voice en Español translated to English from Spanish. It ran in several Spanish-language media outlets earlier this week. Faithful to his style, and as the main spokesperson for demagoguery in the Republican Party, former... Continuar »
Washington, DC – Upon the news that the Biden administration will lift Title 42 restrictions at the end of May, Republicans engaged in predictable ugly and politicized attacks, heavy on fear and falsehoods while failing to offer anything approaching a real solution.  Other observers, including some Democrats, expressed worry... Continuar »
Washington, DC – Republicans’ relentless attacks on the Biden administration’s border and immigration policies are in overdrive with the announcement that Title 42 restrictions will lift at the end of May. Instead of simply advancing the GOP framing – filled with its falsehoods, simplistic soundbites, and overt nativism –... Continuar »
Vanessa Cárdenas, Deputy Director of America’s Voice: “We can manage migration effectively, protect refugees who need protection, and govern our border with both order and justice” Washington, DC – The following is a statement from Vanessa Cárdenas, Deputy Director of America’s Voice, reacting to the Biden administration’s announcement that... Continuar »
Greg Sargent and Paul Waldman analysis: best to address the issue head on Washington, DC – Yesterday brought the welcome news that the Biden administration will phase out the use of Title 42. For analysis, please read the Washington Post’s Greg Sargent and Paul Waldman, titled, An abject Biden... Continuar »
Vanessa Cárdenas Medium Op-Ed Urges Biden To Act Washington, DC – In a new piece published by Medium, Vanessa Cárdenas, Deputy Director of America’s Voice, says that keeping Title 42 in place for most refugees seeking asylum – but suspending it for Ukrainians – has set a double standard... Continuar »
Washington, DC – Republicans are taking their political attacks on the Biden administration’s border policies into overdrive, with Politico Playbook reporting on a Senate GOP memo and upcoming press conference asserting historic numbers of “border crossings” (conflating “encounters” with “crossings”).  According to Vanessa Cárdenas, Deputy Director of America’s Voice:... Continuar »
New York Times Profiles Rep. Stefanik’s Reinvention into Trump Ally, Which Includes Full-Throated Adoption of Dangerous Immigrant “Invasion” Rhetoric  Washington, DC – A New York Times profile of Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) describes her reinvention into a hardline Trump ally who “embodies a changed GOP”: “A once-moderate Republican who... Continuar »
New AV Blog Post: Republican Midterm Message On “Border Security” is Heavy on Anti-Immigrant Politics, Devoid of Solutions Washington, DC – In a new blog article for America’s Voice, Political Director Zachary Mueller writes that “Republicans are spending millions of dollars on political ads intentionally misleading the public so... Continuar »
Washington, DC – A detailed joint investigation by ProPublica, The Texas Tribune, and The Marshall Project, highlights how Texas Governor Greg Abbott cooked the books in his Operation Lone Star. As thousands of state troopers and National Guard members are deployed at the Texas-Mexico border and are arresting migrants... Continuar »