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ICYMI: David Leopold: “On DAPA and DACA+, It’s Not Over”

“In Chief Justice Roberts’ mind, he’s a stickler for standing in the federal courts. But, today, he showed his politics trump his principles.” Following today’s non-decision in US v. Texas by the US Supreme Court, David Leopold, an immigration attorney and former President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, offers his take on the practical implications and … Continue reading »

Three Key Points to Remember After SCOTUS Immigration Deadlock in U.S. v Texas

Below are three key points to remember about today’s 4-4 split at the Supreme Court in the U.S. v Texas immigration case. The Supreme Court did not rule against the legality of DAPA/DACA+ today: Today’s 4-4 deadlock in U.S. v Texas means that the current Supreme Court could not reach a decision on the case and, … Continue reading »

“La Lucha Continua”: Leaders Vow To Keep Fighting For Justice For Immigrant Families

While we may be discouraged by the tie in the DAPA and DACA+ case, we also know our fight for justice is in no way over. National leaders, members of Congress, immigration advocates, and community members alike gathered all around the country to express their commitment to keep our families together, to keep fighting for dignity and respect, and … Continue reading »

Supremo golpe a las acciones ejecutivas; suprema importancia de la próxima elección

Por Maribel Hastings y David Torres: Tras conocerse que la Corte Suprema de la nación no destrabó las acciones ejecutivas migratorias de 2014, la Acción Diferida para Padres de Ciudadanos y Residentes Permanentes (DAPA) y la Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA plus), éstas fueron algunas de las reacciones de los inmigrantes … Continue reading »

VIDEO: Frank Sharry Addresses The Supreme Court’s Decision In The DAPA/DACA+ Case

In English and Spanish-language videos, America’s Voice founder and executive director Frank Sharry addressed the Supreme Court’s tie decision in United States vs. Texas. As we noted earlier today, while this tie is a tremendous blow to millions of immigrant families who are overdue for relief, over the next few weeks and months we will … Continue reading »

America’s Voice Reacts to Supreme Court Decision In DACA+/DAPA Case: The Fight Is Not Over

Frank Sharry: “If the courts stand in the way for now, we will make sure the politics start to pave the way forward” Today’s tie at the Supreme Court is a tremendous blow to millions of immigrant families who are overdue for relief. They work hard, contribute to America and want only a chance to … Continue reading »

Ohio’s Voice Reacts to Supreme Court Decision in DACA+/DAPA Case

The U.S. Supreme Court failed to reach a precedential decision in the US v. Texas immigration case today.  They deadlocked in a tie, sending the case back to the lower court.  Following is a statement from Lynn Tramonte, Director of Ohio’s Voice: Today’s tie is a harsh blow to thousands of Ohio immigrants who work hard and just want a … Continue reading »

With Supreme Court Decision on Immigration Imminent, Ohioans Prepare for DAPA Implementation and Rally to Stop One Man’s Deportation

Tomorrow or next Monday, the Supreme Court will finally issue a decision in the United States v Texas immigration case that has put thousands of Ohioans’ lives on hold. Approximately 35,000 Ohio immigrants, many of whom are parents of U.S. citizens, could benefit from the immigration policies announced by the Department of Homeland Security in 2014.  According to a new report from … Continue reading »

Immigration Reform Movement Prepares for DAPA and DACA+ Implementation

As we quickly approach the Supreme Court’s decision on United States v. Texas, the immigration reform movement has been working hard to get ready to implement DAPA and DACA expansion.  America’s Voice Education Fund (AVEF) chronicled some of this work in a blog series called “Ready for DAPA,” featuring members of the Fair Immigration Reform Movement … Continue reading »

Voz Hispana’s Community Forums Bring Valuable DAPA Information to Oregonians

Voz Hispana Cambio Comunitario, an immigration advocacy group in Oregon, has been working to reach out to and prepare the estimated 60,000 DAPA and DACA+ eligible immigrants in Oregon through frequent community forums all over the state. Voz Hispana Cambio Comunitario has been busy planning for and educating people on DAPA and DACA+ since before … Continue reading »