As the Coronavirus continues to take its toll on our country and the state of Maryland, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) workers continue to put their lives on the line to combat the pandemic. Over 6,600 essential workers in Maryland have TPS— they are healthcare workers, janitors, small business owners, delivery and rideshare drivers, and more.… Continue »

America’s Voice   Trump’s Relentless Anti-Immigrant Agenda: Not Just Cruel and Unpopular, But Actively Harming Our COVID-19 Response and Americans’ Health Headline Roundup: Press Call With Senator Van Hollen, Advocates Highlights How Essential TPS Holders Are To Maryland, Especially During Pandemic The “Arrest and Deport” Academy English El Semanario AMLO and the parallel world of… Continue »

America’s Voice   Sen. Van Hollen Joins Essential Workers w/ TPS Continuing Fight on Frontlines While Under Threat from Trump Admin As Trump Defies Supreme Court on DACA, Republican Silence is Deafening English Associated Press Doctors Not Part of DHS Review of Migrant Children’s Deaths July 15, 2020 New York Times U.S. Asylum Officers Denounce… Continue »

America’s Voice   “Otro nativista que muerde el polvo” There He Goes Again: Trump Turns to Tired, Xenophobic Playbook Again as American Public Rejects His Anti-Immigrant Divisiveness “Another Nativist Bites the Dust” English The Hill US to restrict border crossings for another month: reports By MARINA PITOFSKY July 14, 2020 The Hill House panel approves… Continue »

America’s Voice   Texans Will Choose Sen. Cornyn’s Opponent Today And Our State is Ready to Move Beyond the “Cornyn Con” on Immigration The Cruelty is the Point: Trump Administration Set to Restart Family Separations English The American Prospect Trump’s War on International Students By Marcia Brown July 14, 2020 Associated Press More Than 200… Continue »

America’s Voice   Trump’s Corrupt Border Wall, Like His Corrupt Presidency, Is About to Fall Apart On DACA, Trump Doesn’t Want a Deal, He Wants to Shift Blame English The Hill Democrats see immigration reform as topping Biden agenda By ALEXANDER BOLTON July 13, 2020 Yahoo News Former Latino congressman Luis Gutiérrez backs Joe Biden… Continue »

“…How can you pack 20 years of your life?” In a new article for the St. Cloud Times, reporter Nora G. Hertel highlights the experiences of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders living in Minnesota who are under constant threat from the Trump administration during a global pandemic. In her article, Hertel covers TPS holders who… Continue »

America’s Voice   On Immigration, Democrats & Public United Around Popular Solutions ICYMI: “Uncertainty reigns for immigrants with temporary status in the era of COVID-19” English Saint Cloud Times Uncertainty reigns for immigrants with temporary status in the era of COVID-19 By Nora G. Hertel July 09, 2020 Reuters More Migrants Caught Crossing U.S.-Mexico Border… Continue »

A recording of the call is available here. Earlier today, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) was joined by Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders and immigration advocates in Minnesota to discuss living in a pandemic under constant threat from the Trump administration and issue a call to action for Congress to provide a permanent solution for TPS… Continue »

America’s Voice   Rep. Ilhan Omar, Minnesota TPS Holders & Advocates Discuss Immigrants Living Under Constant Threat from Trump Administration “Undeterred” Trump Administration Again Considering Family Separation Clock Ticking for Trump Administration to Open Up DACA to New Applicants  English Wichita Eagle ‘Electrify the wall.’ Kansas Republican’s ad spurs backlash from immigrant rights groups By… Continue »