New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham speaks at the 2019 CAP Ideas Conference about the effects of the Trump administration’s immigration policies on border states such as New Mexico.
Resources on H.R. 6, the Dream and Promise Act
The American Dream and Promise Act of 2019: State-by-State Fact Sheets
Cities and Counties Stand to Benefit From the American Dream and Promise Act
The Dream and Promise Act Could Put 2.1 Million Dreamers on Pathway to Citizenship
How Ending TPS Will Hurt U.S.-Citizen Children
In the weeks ahead, local jurisdictions that currently collaborate with the federal government to enforce federal immigration laws must make a choice: protect their immigrant residents or remain complicit in President Trump’s deportation agenda.
The Trump administration’s proposed border wall is not only expensive, ineffective, and bad for the environment; it is also a misuse of eminent domain law and an affront to private property rights.
Building Meaningful Civil Rights and Liberties Oversight at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties needs new authorities and higher expectations to oversee the Trump administration’s abuses in immigration and domestic security.
Educators share how the uncertainty surrounding Dreamers and long-time residents, including Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders, is affecting their students.
Temporary Protected Status is closely linked to the efforts to rebuild states affected by natural disasters, as shown by the large numbers of TPS holders who work in construction occupations.
Military Service Members and U.S. National Security Will Pay the Price for Trump’s Manufactured Emergency
In an unconstitutional exercise of emergency authority, President Trump has threatened to divert billions of dollars away from military projects to fund an unnecessary border wall that serves few interests but his own political agenda.
This week, Ed and Daniella sit down with Gloria Calderón Kellet, Justina Machado, and Isabella Gomez—the showrunner and stars of Netflix series 'One Day at a Time'—to discuss the importance of representation on their new show.
The 2018 midterm election results showed that voters at the local level are increasingly rejecting punitive, harsh immigration enforcement efforts.
Following the deaths in Border Patrol custody of two children whose families spoke indigenous languages, it is clear that the agency needs to be far more proactive in providing interpretation and translation services.
Tom Jawetz, vice president for Immigration Policy at American Progress, testified before a field hearing on immigration reform and border security in Philadelphia on February 11, 2019.
As the Trump administration presses forward with its effort to end TPS, the fate of nearly 318,000 immigrants—and their families—remains uncertain as the Trump administration’s end of TPS is challenged in court.
Misinformation on social media led to heightened anti-immigrant sentiment targeting the migrant caravan in the Tijuana border region.
From its first day in office, the Trump administration has consistently peddled an anti-immigrant narrative built on lies and misinformation.
Meaningful discussions about the border and U.S. Department of Homeland Security funding cannot come at the expense of immigrant communities and humanitarian protections.