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
... 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 ...
... other vulnerable communities to the core.
Restrictive immigration policies that were promulgated in 2017 weaken fundamental rights, ... leaders and activists. In addition, plans to reduce legal immigration, from family reunification to high-skilled employment to the ...
April 25, 2018
... This “Trump Rule” fundamentally changes our approach to immigration, making family income and potential use of health care, nutrition ...
... and develop recommendations in the areas of education, immigration relief, criminal justice, and more. As the report details, Immigrants Rising outlined new best practices for immigration legal service providers; exciting new demographic trends and data ...
... of Homeland Security would create a harsh new standard for immigration officials to decide whether to let immigrants lawfully in the ... legal entry come and rejoin family. Under the proposed rule, immigration officials could turn away lawfully residing immigrants seeking to ...
September 27, 2018
... congressional proposals could drastically cut family-based immigration and limit access to crucial tax credits, lowering immigrant parents’ take-home pay. In addition, increased immigration enforcement measures have already created a chilling effect, making ...
September 12, 2017
... using public benefits.
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) rule dramatically expands the circumstances under ... the new standards, replacing guidelines in place since 1999, immigration officials will look at factors including the person’s age, ...
August 14, 2019
... a full 71 percent of people detained by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are held in privatelyoperated ...
Today, the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) sent a letter signed by 90 bipartisan mayors from 29 states and the District of Columbia to DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen calling on her to drop the proposed expansion of the “public charge” rule
October 10, 2018
This policy brief proposes a new instructional model that maintains a central focus on English acquisition while also building the critical skills and systems knowledge important for long-term integration success.
Find the recording of the webinar, "Creating Opportunities for Opportunity Youth and Young Adults: How Grantmakers Can Capitalize on Federal Workforce Policies to Invest in Immigrants" here.
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On April 5th, 2018, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted a massive worksite raid in ... processing plant. This was the first large-scale worksite immigration raid conducted in the United States in nearly a decade.
The ... ICE had done and understand the raid in a broader context of immigration policy.
Since the East Tennessee raid, ICE has conducted mass ...
... providers, and funders in rejecting this harmful immigration policy that departs from longstanding immigration policy in place for nearly two decades. The final rule in ...
August 15, 2019