This week, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) recipients traveled to Washington to advocate for an extension and for legislation. This fight has been described by America’s Voice Education Fund’s Executive Director Frank Sharry as “the most important issue most people have never heard of.” In a new story out this week, Arizona PBS reports... Continuar »
“But with a race against the clock, thousands of TPS holders are hoping the Trump Administration will take into account the roots they have planted on U.S. soil.” 11/6/17 Decision deadline for 59,550 Hondurans and Nicaraguans: 12 DAYS 11/23/17 Decision deadline for 50,000 Haitians: 29 DAYS 01/08/18 Decision deadline for 195,000 Salvadorans: 75 DAYS Dozens of families rallied... Continuar »
“Honduras is not prepared to take people back, both officials and citizens say — and the lack of opportunity there might even prompt some to return to the U.S. illegally.” 11/6/17 Decision deadline for 59,550 Hondurans and Nicaraguans: 12 DAYS 11/23/17 Decision deadline for 50,000 Haitians: 29 DAYS 01/08/18 Decision deadline for 195,000 Salvadorans: 75 DAYS The... Continuar »
11/6/17 Decision deadline for 59,550 Hondurans and Nicaraguans: 13 DAYS 11/23/17 Decision deadline for 50,000 Haitians: 30 DAYS 01/08/18 Decision deadline for 195,000 Salvadorans: 76 DAYS As country-specific deadlines rapidly approach, activists with the National TPS Alliance are organizing and uniting in full force to call on the Trump Administration to extend Temporary Protected Status... Continuar »
11/6/17 Decision deadline for 59,550 Hondurans and Nicaraguans: 14 DAYS 11/23/17 Decision deadline for 50,000 Haitians:31 DAYS 01/08/18 Decision deadline for 195,000 Salvadorans: 77 DAYS NBC: Will Central Americans, Haitians ‘Protected’ By U.S. Be Sent Home? Advocates say that ending TPS could have economic consequences…Cities with high TPS populations like Los Angeles, Miami and... Continuar »
NEW CAP Report Shows GDP Loss Could Be $164 Billion State-by-State Breakdown Here 11/6/17 Decision deadline for 59,550 Hondurans and Nicaraguans: 17 DAYS 11/23/17 Decision deadline for 50,000 Haitians: 34 DAYS 01/08/18 Decision deadline for 195,000 Salvadorans: 80 DAYS A recording of today’s press call is available here. In a press call this morning, economic, legal, and policy... Continuar »
  11/6/17 Decision deadline for 59,550 Hondurans and Nicaraguans: 18 DAYS 11/23/17 Decision deadline for 50,000 Haitians:35 DAYS 01/08/18 Decision deadline for 195,000 Salvadorans: 81 DAYS The Catholic News Service reports that the Chairman of the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Migration, Bishop Joe Vasquez, is urging Americans to advocate for an extension of Temporary Protected Status... Continuar »
Decision Deadline for Hondurans: 18 Days Away Decision Deadline for Salvadorans: 81 Days Away  Letter Notes That TPS Recipients: Contribute $648 million/year to Social Security & Medicare Essential To Harvey, Irma Reconstruction Efforts Pay taxes, register with DHS Home countries in dire straits, cannot receive recipients Led by Senators Ben Cardin... Continuar »
The government of Haiti has written to the Trump Administration to formally request an 18-month extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for thousands of Haitians living in the United States. The request, reported in the Miami Herald, was signed by Haiti’s Ambassador to the United States and delivered to the... Continuar »
CHC meeting shows Kelly to the perfect pitchman for the radical Trump agenda During a meeting with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus this afternoon DHS Secretary John Kelly signaled the following: DACA threatened: The future of DACA, the program that has unlocked opportunities for nearly 800,000 Dreamers, will be... Continuar »