English (en español al final de la página): TV Newsroom: Donald Trump: Mexican Border Wall Would Help End Heroin Crisis AP: Obama Plea to Supreme Court: Save My Immigration Plan New York Times: Obama Administration Asks Supreme Court to Save Immigration Plan By Adam Liptak Wall Street Journal: Obama Administration Races to Get Immigration Case… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): The Times (Pennsylvania): U.S. Reps. Rothfus, Murphy, Shuster back refugee-blocking bill By JD Prose Latino USA: Latino Lawmakers Slam NBC Meeting By Julio Ricardo Varela EFE: US Muslims feel persecuted after Paris attacks New York Times: House Approves Tougher Refugee Screening, Defying Veto Threat By Jennifer Steinhauer and Michael Shear… Continue »

Today, by a 289-137 margin, the House voted in favor of legislation that would effectively end the resettlement of Syrian refugees in the United States.  Following is a statement in response from Lynn Tramonte, Deputy Director of America’s Voice Education Fund: “This was a shameful day in the U.S. House of Representatives—for both parties.  We… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Politico: Syrian refugees split Democratic Party By Seung Min Kim and Burgess Everett National Journal: Syrian Refugees Caught Between Political Rhetoric and Reality After Paris By Molly O’Toole NPR: Barring Syrian Refugees From The West Would Be Bad For The Middle East By Jason Beaubian Huffington Post:… Continue »

Frank Sharry: “We must protect America and protect refugees” As Governors try to lock their state’s doors to Syrian refugees, Congress prepares legislation to shut them out of America, and some even call for a return to internment camps, the human stories at the heart of this humanitarian crisis have not received the attention they deserve.… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): New York Daily News: Cuomo: Stopping Syrian refugees from coming to U.S. would be like taking down Statue of Liberty By Erin Durkin, Cameron Joseph, Adam Edelman and Kenneth Lovett New York Daily News: Republican calls for U.S. to scrap plan to allow 10,000 Syrian refugees in… Continue »

Once Again, Facts Fall Victim to Fear and Hysteria Voices across the political spectrum are pushing back on the anti-refugee ugliness on display from some politicians. According to Lynn Tramonte, Deputy Director of America’s Voice Education Fund: “We need to make policies based on facts, not fear.  America prides itself on being a welcoming nation and a… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): The Gazette: Presidential candidates forming their immigration policies By Erin Murphy TV Newsroom: Donald Trump Blasted As ‘Immigrant Bashing Carnival Barker’ By Martin O’Malley Wireless Goodness: Hosted ‘Saturday Night Live’ draws 9.3 million viewers By Annie Stokes Reuters: U.S. Republicans seek to shut door on Syrian refugees… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Politico: Clinton, Sanders race left on immigration By Seung Min Kim Irish America: Martin O’Malley Dines with Undocumented Family By Adam Farely OR-Politics: ‘SCALP TEAM 6′ SAVES TRUMP’S HAIR IN UNAIRED ‘SNL’ SKIT Politico: GOP candidates link Paris attacks to immigration By Ben Schrekinger Bloomberg: Paris Attacks… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Bloomberg: Bernie Sanders Has an Immigration Problem With the Left By Arit John MassLive: 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley dines with undocumented immigrants By Shannon Young Latina: Donald Trump Hate Map Tracks Xenophobic Attacks From His Supporters By Cindy Casares FSU News: Live from New York,… Continue »