#Immigration Policies

First look: Facing GOP challenge, immigration groups merge

Two leading immigration groups — the New American Economy and the American Immigration Council — are merging, in part, to prepare for a potential Republican takeover of Congress, Axios has learned. Why it matters: Immigration has increasingly become a central U.S. political issue. Pro-immigrant groups have gained influence in recent...
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Small Percentage of Processed Migrants Received COVID-19 Vaccines

This summary was featured in Documented’s Early Arrival newsletter. You can subscribe to receive it in your inbox three times per week here. According to unpublished government data obtained by CBS News, only a small percentage of the hundreds of thousands of migrants who were processed by the U.S. received the COVID-19 vaccine while in […] The post Small Percentage of Processed Migrants Received COVID-19 Vaccines appeared first on Documented.
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Center for Security Policy releases survey of supporters on Biden

WASHINGTON – The Center for Security Policy today released the results of a survey compiled from feedback provided by the Center’s supporters that gives President Biden and his administration failing marks for its handling of national security and foreign policy. “The ongoing debacle in Afghanistan was only the most visible...

Report: Deportations down 90% from 2019 levels as Biden shifts priorities

WASHINGTON (TND) — Deportations of undocumented immigrants declined dramatically in the first half of 2021 compared to the previous year as the Biden administration implemented new priorities and grappled with pandemic-related challenges, according to a new report, and critics warn new policies could leave dangerous criminals on the streets. The...

Neguse pushes for immigration policies to stay in Build Back Better social spending

The massive social spending and climate bill that passed the U.S. House last month included some significant immigration reform provisions, though progressive Democrats were disappointed that it didn’t provide for a pathway to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants, as they’d originally hoped. While it wouldn’t allow undocumented people to...

Migrants Must Wait For Immigration Court Date; Not Allowed In U-S Until Then

CIUDAD HIDALGO, MEXICO - OCTOBER 20: Immigrants cross into Mexico by raft from Guatemala as part of the immigrant caravan on October 20, 2018 in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico. The caravan of thousands of Central Americans, mostly from Honduras, hopes to eventually reach the United States. U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to cancel the recent trade deal with Mexico and withhold aid to Central American countries if the caravan isn't stopped before reaching the U.S. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) used locally Dec 6th 2021.