National Caregivers Day, observed on February 16, wouldn’t be complete without recognizing and honoring the contributions of immigrant workers who help provide critical services and companionship to our loved ones. It’s necessary to note the contributions of immigrant caregivers, considering the “outsized role” they play in caring for seniors... Continue »
Forty-four bipartisan members of Congress are urging the Biden administration to expand temporary protections for Nicaragua. While the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) made the right move earlier this year by rescinding the Trump administration’s termination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaragua and extending relief for another 18... Continue »
Eligible immigrants have begun applying for relief under the Biden administration’s recent extension and redesignation of Venezuela for Temporary Protected Status (TPS). More than 242,000 Venezuelans are currently protected under the program, according to the Biden administration. Under the expansion, an additional 472,000 Venezuelan nationals will now also be... Continue »
America’s Voice · La Semana En Inmigración – 9.22.23   El presidente Biden extiende y amplía el TPS para los venezolanos También agiliza la concesión de permisos de trabajo a ciertos migrantes Y toma medidas para manejar el arribo de más migrantes a la frontera, entre esas, sumar 800... Continue »
“Like Other Immigrants And Asylum Seekers, Those Who Have Fled Venezuela Don’t Want Handouts Or Special Treatment – Instead, They Want To Work And Support Themselves And Contribute More Fully To Their Communities,” Said America’s Voice Executive Director Vanessa Cárdenas The Biden administration has officially announced that it is... Continue »
The calls for the Biden administration to protect immigrant communities already in the U.S. through Temporary Protected Status (TPS) continue, including an immigrant worker-led rally at the White House, a video to President Biden from the children and grandchildren of essential workers, and a forceful op-ed from the speaker... Continue »
Nearly three dozen mayors and county executives from the Cities for Action coalition have added their voices to the call urging the Biden administration to designate or redesignate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 11 countries, writing in a letter that the designations will both protect immigrants already here from... Continue »
Immigrants and allies rallied outside the White House on Wednesday to urge the Biden administration to expand protections for Cameroonian immigrants currently in the United States. The rally, led by the Cameroon Advocacy Network and local Cameroonian community, urged officials to extend and redesignate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for... Continue »
Crece la presión de estados y ciudades para que la administración Biden agilice permisos de trabajo para solicitantes de asilo Sindicatos y activistas piden ampliación y redesignación del TPS Inmigrantes temen que la ley SB 1718 de Florida afecte su participación en labores de limpieza y reconstrucción tras paso... Continue »
La cobertura de los medios en español sobre la crisis de refugiados en Nueva York muestra un común denominador de los inmigrantes: quieren trabajar. Al ser solicitantes de asilo, esperan como mínimo hasta seis meses desde que presentaron su petición para ser elegibles para un permiso de trabajo. En algunos... Continue »