Today, primary races in Tennessee voters will choose candidates for Governor, Senate, and several House races — and following the Trump/GOP 2018 script of divide and distract, attacks on immigrants were a central component. On the Republican side, the main immigration decision for candidates this year seemed to be how vigorously to attack immigrants. We… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

America’s Voice The Moral Travesty that is the Family Separation Crisis is Ongoing Frank Sharry: “Despicable. Un-American. Unacceptable.” Frank Sharry on Trump’s Shutdown Talk: A Political Attempt to Divide and Distract Us Heading Into the Midterms English Associated Press Trump says he has ‘no problem’ shutting down government By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and ZEKE MILLER July… Continue »

Today's must-read top immigration news from around the country.

America’s Voice Immigrant Advocates and Policy Experts Gather to Analyze and Criticize House DHS Appropriations Bill DHS Deported 463 Parents, Leaving Behind Their Traumatized Children. They Can — and Must — Bring the Parents Back Using Well-Established Parole Authority PHOTOS: Advocates Rally for #FamiliesBelongTogether on Deadline to Reunite Families ICYMI: WSVN News Miami, “South Florida… Continue »

Two days before a court-ordered deadline, it is increasingly obvious that the  Trump administration will not reunite all the children they took from their parents. The cruelty and cynicism of this administration seems to know no bounds. Trump and his team mobilized every resource, agent and contractor they could to separate some 3,000 children from… Continue »

House and Senate GOP Leadership Linked to New Immigration Attack Ads – Latest Reminder that Desperate Republicans Are Running on Division In Hopes of Distracting Voters The Republican embrace of immigrant-bashing not limited to President Trump and Rep. Steve King (R-IA). Speaker Paul Ryan and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are jumping in with both feet.… Continue »

With House Republicans set to stage a show vote resolution regarding ICE later today, America’s Voice is excited to report that we have uncovered what appears to be the unvarnished, first draft of the GOP resolution. While we hear that the final version that will receive a House vote today has been through just a… Continue »

OVERVIEW As the election approaches, immigrants continue to be in the line of fire from inefficient leaders who want to distract from the administration’s failure in handling the COVID-19 pandemic. While Americans crave leadership and unity, those in power want to scapegoat and divide voters with anti-immigrant rhetoric.  This toolkit is designed to guide activists… Continue »

The following is a statement from Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice, in response to President Trump’s speech in Yuma, Arizona today, in which he accused Joe Biden of being a radical on immigration. “The vast majority of Americans believe in a commonsense approach to immigration. It starts with creating a roadmap to citizenship… Continue »

“Americans want leaders to bring us together to solve problems, not politicians that incite division, create chaos and fail at governance” Here they go again. The GOP is relying on anti-immigrant ads in hopes of mobilizing its core supporters and peeling off some independents. Karl Rove’s One Nation Super PAC is doing it. The Trump… Continue »

President Trump’s new reelection ads criticize Joe Biden for supporting a path to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants. The ads — one titled “Takeover” and another titled “Cards” — attack Biden for wanting to “give amnesty to 11 million illegal immigrants.”  Proceed, Mr. President. Beyond the loaded phrasing, the focus on the policy vision… Continue »