America’s Voice responds to the parliamentarian’s opinion Washington, DC – The following is from Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice, reacting to the Senate parliamentarian’s advisory opinion on immigration reform. “This is a helluva way to run a democracy. An unelected staff attorney in a supposedly non-political role makes yet another political decision to… Continue »

Washington, DC – Two recent op-eds from leading Georgia immigration experts make powerful cases for why Democrats should use their majority – which was secured when Democrats won two Georgia Senate seats – to deliver meaningful immigration relief for millions. In the Georgia Recorder, Jerry Gonzalez of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials (GALEO)… Continue »

Gabe Ortiz of DailyKos Highlights Latest Installment of America’s Voice Ad Campaign Washington, DC – Writing for DailyKos, Gabe Ortiz highlights the Cesar Vargas ad, the second installment of the ongoing America’s Voice television and digital campaign that calls on Congress to deliver on immigration reform. Below, find excerpts of the piece “U.S. military member… Continue »

Vea el anuncio sobre el caso de César Vargas aquí Washington, DC – Un nuevo anuncio televisivo y digital de America’s Voice presenta el caso de César Vargas haciendo un llamado rotundo y directo a la cámara. Cuando era indocumentado, César logró ser abogado. Cuando obtuvo la residencia permanente, se unió al Ejército. Ahora, como… Continue »

Watch the ad featuring Cesar Vargas here Washington, DC – A new television and digital ad from America’s Voice features Cesar Vargas making a stark, direct-to-camera appeal. When he was undocumented, Cesar became a lawyer. When he gained legal permanent residence, he joined the Army. Now a member of the U.S. Army Reserve, Cesar states:… Continue »

Anuncio de televisión de America’s Voice desafía a los demócratas a cumplir con la reforma migratoria Washington, DC – Un nuevo y poderoso anuncio de televisión de America’s Voice presenta el llamado que hace directo a la cámara Miryam, una beneficiaria de DACA que sueña con ser doctora.   Miryam, cuya familia es en su mayoría… Continue »

America’s Voice TV Spot Challenges Democrats To Deliver on Immigration Reform Washington, DC – A powerful new television ad from America’s Voice features a direct-to-camera appeal from Miryam, a DACA recipient who dreams of being a doctor. Miryam, whose family is mostly undocumented, presents a direct and compelling challenge to Americans:  “My family is undocumented.… Continue »

With no response yet to the future of the migration issue, but their gazes firmly fixed on personal and familiar priorities, undocumented immigrants are once again on guard. On top of that, they are feeding and keeping U.S. society alive, in the face of the eventuality of the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron, spreading. Essentially, while… Continue »

Sin respuesta aún sobre el futuro de su situación migratoria, pero con la mirada fija en sus prioridades personales y familiares, los inmigrantes indocumentados vuelven a ponerse en guardia. Esta vez para agregar su granito de arena a fin de mantener viva y alimentada a la sociedad estadounidense, ante la eventualidad de que se propague… Continue »

Washington, DC – Republican Senator Steve Daines of Montana offered an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act prohibiting the U.S. from making payments to families whose children were kidnapped or stolen by the United States Government, specifically as part of the previous President’s “zero tolerance” policy to deter asylum seekers from seeking asylum. This… Continue »