July 19, 2018
... supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in quick-turnaround grants to provide legal and health services for ... climate-change response, and education. But earlier this month it strayed far from those priorities when it announced $500,000 in grants ...
June 13, 2018
... have signed onto this joint GCIR statement in support of children and families seeking refuge in the United States. Statement ... President & CEO ABFE: A Philanthropic Partnership for Black Communities New York, NY Niamani Mutima, Executive Director ...
March 1, 2019
A fundamental principle of our democracy is that we are all equal; that we all count. That’s why the ... question will suppress census response among low-income immigrant and minority-headed households, some of which include people who are ... a full enumeration of all of our communities in their full diversity, we will lack the necessary understanding of who we are as ...
May 14, 2019
Expanding the CalEITC Is an Effective Way to Invest in California’s Children, But Hundreds of Thousands of Children of Immigrants Won’t Benefit Unless Policymakers Act
In the next few weeks, state policymakers will decide whether to expand California’s Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) — a refundable state tax credit that boosts the incomes of families and individuals who earn little from their jobs. Governor ...
February 26, 2018
... Community Voice, the conference included a number of sessions related to immigrant children and children of immigrants. These sessions presented unique ...
September 6, 2019
... and the Kresge Foundation, announced yesterday the creation of a new partnership, the Southeast Michigan Immigrant and Refugee Funder Collaborative (“The Collaborative”). The ...
September 27, 2018
One-Third of U.S.-Born Citizens Would Struggle to Meet Standard of Extreme Trump Rule for Immigrants
... new draft proposed rule from President Trump’s Department of Homeland Security would create a harsh new standard for immigration officials to decide whether to let immigrants lawfully in the United States stay here and let those seeking legal entry come and ...
March 27, 2019
... and low-income residents to make sure they are aware of the how the Census works and the consequences of an undercount. ... details of the budget, which is due at the end of the month. [More Politics] Immigration attorneys fighting ...
May 10, 2019
Housing, Faith, Civil Rights, Social Justice, and Immigration Leaders Rally to Oppose HUD Rule That Would Separate Families or Evict Them
... crisis. Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today published a proposed rule ... just because a household member is an “ineligible” immigrant, it doesn’t mean that they are undocumented. Immigrants can have ...
June 20, 2018
... leaders added to the nationwide outrage over the separation of migrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexican border in the days and hours leading up to President Trump’s reversal Wednesday of ...
July 30, 2019
Microsoft, Dell, Concur: Here are all the tech companies doing business with ICE and how much they’re getting paid
... that’s become infamous for putting children in cages . Americans, including tech workers , have increasingly ... in protests that targeted Amazon’s wages and treatment of warehouse workers ; sexual discrimination and abuse of employees at ...
August 7, 2019
... immigration-related fears and concerns are shaping immigrant families’ daily lives. Many families are changing their daily ... effect ” and fear is affecting families with a wide range of immigration and citizenship statuses, including green card holders and US ...
September 22, 2018
DHS Announces New Proposed Immigration Rule to Enforce Long-Standing Law that Promotes Self-Sufficiency and Protects American Taxpayers
WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a proposed rule that will clearly define ... to admission of aliens to the United States has a long history in U.S. immigration law, appearing at least as far back as the ... will implement a law passed by Congress intended to promote immigrant self-sufficiency and protect finite resources by ensuring that they ...
July 30, 2019
As the Trump Administration Seeks to Remove Families, Due-Process Questions over Rocket Dockets Abound
... be returned. This is vital for maintaining the integrity of the immigration system and discouraging future migration of people with less ... expected to launch major enforcement actions earlier this month. The threatened operations have not yet materialized to the level ...
August 15, 2019
... on whether the Trump administration’s termination of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was legal. Although the ... apply to renew—the most potential expirations of any month since the renewal process reopened in January 2018. Why is October ...
July 10, 2019
... day 1 to dismantle America’s historical role as a beacon of hope and a land of refuge. An unrelenting barrage of policy changes over the ... Question > What is happening? Late last month, the U.S. Supreme Court tentatively blocked the inclusion of a ...
November 19, 2018
With thousands of migrants in Tijuana hoping to find asylum in the United States, local advocacy groups ... services once people are released from federal custody. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Oct. 23 stopped reviewing ...
September 28, 2018
... Trump administration tried to bury its latest attack on U.S. immigrant communities even deeper—by announcing it on a Saturday night. ... abroad). The new rule would significantly expand the list of benefits immigration officials would consider when determining whether or ...
October 3, 2018
... immigration from “lower-income, less educated people in countries like China, Mexico, and Cuba,” according to Vox. The ... students). It would dramatically slow down the process of who can enter the country thanks to additional government scrutiny. It would ...
November 5, 2018
The potential impacts of expanding the regulation known as “public charge ” have yet to be fully understood, but experts anticipate that young children in immigrant families— more than 90 percent of them US citizens—could be ...