The Trump administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status for natural-disaster refugees from El Salvador, first granted in the wake of two devastating earthquakes in 2001 and routinely extended since then, is a perfect example of what is wrong with U.S. immigration policy. [READ: DHS: 1 in 7 DACA Recipients Did Not Apply to Renew Status] It comes at a…Details
Denea Joseph’s Response To The State Of The Union Reveals A Desire For More “Humanity” President Donald Trump spoke to the American people in his first State of the Union address on Tuesday evening, Jan. 30. There are many constants that go along with this institution, and one of them includes members of Congress bringing…Details
Family Based Immigration For decades, our country and our communities have reaped the extensive benefits of our family-based immigration policies. Family-based immigration drives small business development, fuels entrepreneurship and innovation, promotes integration, ensures the maintenance of strong family support systems, and strengthens our nation. U.S. history is full of success stories that began through the family-based…Details
Trump’s ban is illegal. Shame.
Dreamers – What’s Next? http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-idUSKBN15C0BV Over 800,000 Dreamers, or immigrants with DACA status, are now wondering what the Trump administration plans to do with them. Nothing for now, it seems. It could be that the Dreamers will be one reason that Congress may try to do something to fix our immigration system. It could…Details
Its a fact. Trump was elected President and the Republicans control both the House and the Senate. Immigrants are wondering, “What does this mean for me?” It means four main things: 1. There will be no major immigration reform in favor of immigrants for at least the next four years. No amnesty. No CIR. No…Details
Our friends at the American Immigration Council posted this
I love meeting our clients. Every day I learn something I never thought I would think about. Recently I met Nadine (not her real name), a dedicated officer of our local animal control office. She is one of the dog catchers, and cat catchers and every other kind of animal control officers. What must…Details
My colleague from Texas, Paul Parsons just posted this short video which explains this sad situation.
A lot is happening already this year for immigrants. Refugees from Syria and other middle eastern countries are flowing into Europe, which is making immigration a hot topic again in this election year. It will be a very important year for all legal residents to become citizens — do it in time to register to…Details