... justice will be attained when all people, inclusive of all immigration statuses, have the economic, social and political power and means to make decisions about their bodies, sexuality, health and families. Public charge goes against ...
October 11, 2018
Skills to Survive or Thrive? Shifting the Paradigm for Immigrant Adult Learners From Survival English to Integration Success
... Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... to grant makers in the anti-poverty, economic mobility and immigration policy fields, and a discussion of actions that can be taken now to ...
What is Public Charge? Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ... strong and productive, and raise children who thrive. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
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Trump Administration's Proposed "Public Charge" Rule: What Housing and Homelessness Advocates Should Know
... assistance. As drafted, the rule departs from longstanding immigration policy by making it more likely for certain immigrants to be deemed ... what housing and homelessness advocates should know about the most recent draft public charge rule and how they can be involved in ...
October 10, 2018
... welcoming immigrants. It would radically reshape our legal immigration system, putting the wealthy at the front of the line, ahead of ... afraid to seek programs that support basic needs. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
September 11, 2018
... the doors of the United States to refugees. It may be about to get worse. Mr. Trump is considering another extreme cut in the number ... place draconian, ill-defined vetting procedures and placed immigration hard-liners like Stephen Miller in charge. ... Trump's ...
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
... Laredo, and El Paso, Texas to gather information about the implementation and impact of these policies. Researchers visited five federal courts, seven ports of entry, and nine immigration detention facilities. ... Zero-Tolerance Criminal ...
November 6, 2018
... need that has gone otherwise unnoticed in the recent debates about immigration. The fund recently committed to supporting 32 campuses all across ...
December 6, 2018
... continues to feel the repercussions of punitive federal immigration policies, including a recent change that has caused a new crisis at ... elected officials and legislation will impact the state’s immigration landscape. Participants will receive a recap of relevant election ...
Refugees Thrive in America: Trump Cuts the Number of New Arrivals Despite Advancements and Success Stories
... Mohammed, Luma, and Najah—are left out of conversations about refugee policies. Under the Trump administration, the refugee ... actually admitted in fiscal year 2018 is even lower: Only about 22,500 refugees were admitted, the lowest number in more than a decade ...
November 20, 2018
... asylum-seeking families, 31 people in total, dropped off by immigration officials shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday. She led the group, about half parents and half children, mostly between the ages of 3 and 8, to ...
September 25, 2018
... Public charge determinations are used by federal immigration authorities to decide whether to accept an immigrant’s ... Lawful Permanent Residence. It is also used for decisions about approving applications for certain visas to enter the United States. ... work with partners across the state to educate Californians about actions they can take to protect their own health and their families and ...
December 4, 2018
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ... negative public sentiment and perpetuate a false narrative about immigrant families that stokes the bias, fear and hatred that threaten ...
... three family detention centers with a combined capacity of about 3,300 beds. As the Trump administration prepares to ramp up family detention, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is reportedly exploring options to ...
... of California, San Diego; United We Dream; the National Immigration Law Center; and the Center for American Progress fielded a national ... A majority of respondents reported that they think about being deported at least once a day. Among parents, 76 percent reported ...
About DOTD Delivering on the Dream (DOTD) is a national network of state ... provides a wide range of funders—including those new to immigration and those who have long provided funding in this arena—with ...
This 29-slide presentation covered how advocates can advance policies to boost immigrant workers' success, such as career pathways, sector partnerships, integrated education and training, and state data systems and workforce data tools.
... rural targeted programs that are guided by census data total about $30 billion a year. This report details six large U.S. Department of ...