English (en español al final de la página): Washington Post: Donald Trump calls for ‘total’ ban on Muslims entering United States By Jenna Johnson and David Weigel The Hill: Trump calls for ‘shutdown’ of Muslims entering US By Ben Kamisar USA Today: Donald Trump’s call for banning Muslims from entering U.S. draws condemnation By David… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): New York Times: Marco Rubio, Switching Focus, Aims to Halt Ted Cruz’s Momentum By Jonathan Martin and Jeremy Peters Politico: Univision asks court to dismiss $500M Trump lawsuit By Alex Weprin New York Times: 95,000 Words, Many of Them Ominous, From Donald Trump’s Tongue By Patrick Healy… Continue »

Diverse Voices Speak Out Against Attempts to Block Refugee Resettlement A recent wave of pro-refugee developments show that despite the rhetoric surrounding the debate, leaders and communities across the country support refugee families and their continued resettlement in the U.S. This week, faith leaders, lawmakers, and national security experts added their voices to the growing… Continue »

More than 500 national and local faith leaders have sent a letter to all members of Congress opposing recent anti-refugee legislation and urging lawmakers to “demonstrate moral leadership and affirm their support for the resettlement of Syrian refugees to the United States.” Signers of the letter include more than 152 bishops, 450 local pastors, rabbis, imams,… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Mother Jones: How Marco Rubio Gave In to Democrats on the Immigration Reform Bill By Pema Levy New York Times: Lindsey Graham Assails Ted Cruz and Warns of Voters’ Deserting Republicans By Alan Rappeport National Journal: Graham Attacks Cruz, Trump on Immigration, Abortion By Kimberly Railey The… Continue »

On the heels of two open letters to Congress in support of refugees — one letter signed by 20 national security experts including former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, and a second letter signed by the Mayors of over 60 U.S. cities — more than 1000 rabbis signed a letter to Congress yesterday in support… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Fox News Latino: Mark Zuckerberg announces $10 million campaign to promote immigration reform AP: Texas Sues Feds to Block Resettlement of 6 Syrian Refugees Buzzfeed News: Texas Sues Federal Government, Nonprofit To Stop Syrian Refugee Resettlement By Kyle Blaine and Chris Geidner Washington Post: 1,000 American rabbis… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): New York Times: Wary of Donald Trump, G.O.P. Leaders Are Caught in a Standoff By Jonathan Martin National Journal: Hispanic Republicans Hope Trump Doesn’t Win Nomination By Jack Fitzpatrick Vox: The real reason the media is rising up against Donald Trump By David Rogers The Hill: Zuckerberg-backed… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): The Hill: Syrian refugees bill could be inserted in omnibus By Scott Wong Reuters: Barring Syrians Could Cost U.S. States Funding for Other Refugees: U.S. Agency The Hill: Kirk ad hits Duckworth for allowing Syrian refugees into US By Ben Kamisar Time: These 5 Facts Explain America’s… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): ThinkProgress: There Are Immigrants At Your Thanksgiving Dinner Table. You Just May Not Realize It. By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Univision.com: A year after Obama’s executive action, the undocumented remain steeped in fear By Jorge Cancino MSNBC: Ted Cruz refuses to take legal status for undocumented immigrants off… Continue »