As the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico ...
June 20, 2018
During this global health crisis, undocumented and immigrant communities are particularly at risk. In times of need, undocumented families don't have access to basic necessities like health insurance, paid sick leave, and unemployment.
April 21, 2020
... push for legislation to cut and reshape legal immigration has struggled to gain traction in Congress, a proposed rule ... While the proposed rule is vague on the relative importance immigration officers should give to different negative and positive factors, ...
... Sonia Nazario understands that the debate over immigration in America cannot be reduced to black or white, right or wrong. In ... Nazario will share the importance of humanizing immigration — of getting to the roots of why families are migrating in ... Enrique's Journey
Marcela Ruiz , Chief of the Immigration and Refugee Programs Branch, California Department of Social ...
July 18, 2019
The Trump administration has cast the net of immigration enforcement wider than previous administrations in its search for ... FY 2018— the total number of arrests conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in FY 2018 was 44 percent higher than ...
An analysis by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation of how the proposed "public charge" rule overhaul will impact immigrants' health coverage.
A collection of Covid-19 resources for immigrants in Washington State.
The coronavirus pandemic is exposing what we have always known: our nation’s deep inequalities and broken safety net programs leave millions of people without help or relief.
April 10, 2020
Kerri Talbot, Policy Director, D.C. Immigration Hub
Avideh Moussavian , Senior Policy Attorney, National Immigration Law Center
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January 18, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
The International Rescue Committee (IRC), like social service organizations across the U.S., has had to rapidly adapt to an unprecedented model of service delivery at a time when America’s most vulnerable families are being profoundly impacted by the dual impact of a public health crisis and an economic shut down.
This recording is of the closing plenary from #GCIR2020. Speakers discussed how COVID-19 is affecting their communities, their organizations, the 2020 census, and the upcoming election, and how they are responding in real-time.
Program Materials, Video & Audio
... incomes in California lack health care coverage, removing immigration status as a barrier to accessing health coverage would help more ...
GCIR’s first post-summer Monthly Immigration Policy Call took stock of key immigration-related developments and explored questions that funders should be ... materials for the webinar, " Taking Stock and Gearing Up: Immigration Policy and the Role of Philanthropy in Building Stronger ...
Find all related program materials for the webinar, "Black History Month: Diversity and Strength of the Black Immigrant Community in the U.S." here, including the presentation and recording.
Over 70 foundations have signed a joint statement on immigration in the wake of President Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven Muslim countries.
The statement, published ...
February 8, 2017
... Trump administration has been working to reduce family-based immigration to the United States and limit legal immigrants’ use of public ... the potential for a major back-door overhaul of the legal immigration system by imposing new standards that would fall most heavily on ...
August 1, 2018
... recently finalized “public charge” rule directs immigration officials to reject applications from individuals who seek to ... provides only a narrow window into the ways in which immigration has been a positive force for our nation.
... proposed rule that could have wide-reaching effects on legal immigration to the United States and lead to a sharp drop in use of public ... analysis are:
Based on the experience of the 1990s immigration and welfare reforms, it is reasonable to expect that the rule will ...
... This “Trump Rule” fundamentally changes our approach to immigration, making family income and potential use of health care, nutrition ...