The House will consider the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act next week, setting up potential debates over military sexual assault, base closures and immigration.
By embracing legislation to extend in-state tuition rates to children of illegal immigrants, Florida Gov. Rick Scott is playing with political fire when it comes to his own Republican Party base.
As advocates of undocumented immigrants on Capitol Hill struggle to find common ground on the immigration reform debate, many supporters of undocumented immigrants continue to hold rallies and marches in displays of solidarity. Hundreds of protesters gathered outside city hall … Continue reading
Atlanta-area evangelical leaders on Thursday called on Congress to pass legislation that would create a pathway to citizenship for immigrants living illegally in the U.S.
WASHINGTON Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is considering limiting deportations of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally but without serious criminal records, according to the Associated Press. On President Obama’s orders, Johnson is conducting a politically charged review of U.S. deportation … Continue reading
More people are becoming aware of the U.S.’s attempts at immigration reform, and now even countries from around the world are getting a glimpse at the terms and agreements of the proposed bill. Advocates of better, more comprehensive immigration laws … Continue reading
As Congress debates upcoming legislation on immigration reform, we have a new opportunity to consider policies that determine our country’s ability to innovate and compete globally. Many international graduates of U.S. graduate programs have historically found ways to remain after … Continue reading
Far fewer immigrants arrested by California law enforcement are being turned over to federal authorities for deportation since a new state law went into effect in January.
The nature and timing of any House GOP-sponsored set of immigration reform measures is obviously going to be dependent on the outcome of the 2014 congressional elections. Therefore, an obvious point of departure is to consider what would happen if … Continue reading
In a better world, Washington would agree on legislation that would fix our broken immigration system and leave us with a workable structure for the 21st century.