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Biden Starts His Presidency with Immigration Reform Bill

Jan 21, 2021

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On his first day in office, President Joe Biden signed a document to send the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 to Congress “to restore humanity and American values to our immigration system,” accordi...

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DHS is Now Accepting DACA Applications Again

Dec 8, 2020

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Last June, the Supreme Court overruled the Trump administration’s attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals act (DACA), but the Department of Homeland Security refused to accept new ap...

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How Will This Election Affect Immigration?

Oct 26, 2020

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How will the upcoming presidential election affect immigration?  We have talked here and on our Facebook page about how immigration may be the arena where President Trump has had the most impact...

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The Administration Is Fighting the Courts on DACA

Jul 30, 2020

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How chaotic is the current administration?  On Tuesday, while we were working on a blog post on the July 17 ruling from Judge Paul W. Grimm of the U.S. District Court in Maryland that the Depart...

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The Numbers Correct the Immigrant Narrative

Jul 21, 2020

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Our president has worked pretty hard to treat immigrants as a dangerous “other” since he announced his candidacy in 2015, but the facts still won’t line up with that presentation. Recently, the Americ...

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Did We Just See Positive Changes for International Education?

Jul 15, 2020

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This week we’ve seen a few positive signs on the international education front. Nothing’s great because, well, this is the Trump Administration, but they’re better than they were. - Immigration and...

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The DACA Decision is Just the First Step

Jun 19, 2020

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On Thursday, the Supreme Court overruled by a 5-4 margin the Trump Administration's 2017 decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. That’s good news, but it’s not ...

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Looking Ahead to 2020 in Immigration

Jan 7, 2020

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When people look into the crystal ball to see the future of immigration in 2020, they don’t see anything pretty. The president has found that his core constituency responds well to anti-immigrant rhet...

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Fight the Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act

Sep 25, 2019

[Updated] Recently, we wrote about how HB 1044 and S.386—the  "Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act”—is anything but fair. Unfortunately, so much attention is focused on asyl...

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Gasparian Spivey to Participate in Honduran Embassy TPS Workshop

Jun 4, 2018

On Saturday, June 9, the Honduran Embassy will present a day of free presentations for members of New Orleans’ Honduran community with immigration concerns. The day was inspired by questions that aros...

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