Making Sense of the Senate and House’s Visions of Immigration Reform
Issue Brief As 2013 comes to an end, we examine how House Republicans’ piecemeal approach stacks up against the Senate’s broad immigration reform bill passed in June.
5 Major Immigration Laws that the House Passed in an Election Year
Most of the major immigration laws in the past three decades have passed in an election year. There is still plenty of time this year for the House to act and pass immigration reform.
The Facts on Immigration Today
Issue Brief Everything you need to know about our foreign-born population, their impact on the economy, current immigration policy, and the voting power of new Americans.
Immigration Polling Roundup: Americans of All Political Stripes Want Congress to Pass Immigration Reform
Five recent polls illustrate Americans’ broad support for immigration reform that includes a pathway to citizenship for the nation’s 11 million undocumented immigrants.
How Will Immigration Reform Impact the Medicare Trust Fund?
Issue Brief Immigration reform that provides legal status and earned citizenship to undocumented immigrants would extend the solvency of the Medicare trust fund by four years and provide a net contribution to the trust fund for the next three decades.
Building a More Perfect Union
LGBT immigrants need both the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and immigration reform.
Notes from the Fast for Families Tent
The Fast for Families tent, and the depth of commitment of those fasting, has become a source of power for the immigration reform movement, and proof positive that reform will prevail.
Infographic: Not Difficult Enough?
The Senate's 13-year path to citizenship requires immigrants to clear many hurdles. Don't let the House add more.
Dignity Denied: LGBT Immigrants in U.S. Immigration Detention
Report Reforms to our immigration system must include protections for LGBT immigrants, who are particularly vulnerable to abuse and mistreatment.
Infographic: Who Does the House GOP Stand With?
A majority of the American public, business, faith, and organized labor support immigration reform, in contrast to the House GOP leadership.
Immigration Reform and the LGBT Community
A new CAP infographic details how the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act would help LGBT immigrants.