Expanding access to and acceptance of identification cards and driver’s licenses for unauthorized immigrants would bring broad societal benefits.
The Effects of Sanctuary Policies on Crime and the Economy
The Economic Impacts of Removing Unauthorized Immigrant Workers
The High Cost of Ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
Syrian Immigrants in the United States
Defending an American Tradition, Communities Welcome Syrian Refugees
DAPA-affected voters—citizen family members of those eligible for Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents—will comprise sizable and potentially decisive portions of key and emerging battleground state electorates across the country in 2016 and beyond.
In 2016 and 2020, U.S. citizen family members of those who are eligible for DAPA will make up significant and growing portions of voters in key states across the country.
Each day without expanded DACA and DAPA, the United States loses out on millions of dollars in gross domestic product growth.
Syrian refugees face a long security screening process before being admitted for entry to the United States that is specially designed to mitigate any threats and helps ensure Americans are not placed in harm’s way.
Welcoming Syrian refugees is a moral and security imperative that can be accomplished safely.
Birthright citizenship—a key right under the 14th Amendment and now a hot-button topic in the immigration debate—is facing repeal efforts that are un-American and unconstitutional.
The U.S. Department of State’s recent inclusion of same-sex partners as a family reunification refugee priority category will improve access to the refugee program for LGBT families.
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory should veto anti-immigrant bill H.B. 318 and support policies that integrate the state’s immigrant community.
The Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 helped to turn the United States into a more multicultural society. Fifty years later, the law provides important lessons for advancing immigration reform.
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are the nation’s fastest-growing racial group. But despite their soaring numbers, they still face barriers to reaching the voting booth.
Latinos are a growing segment of the electorate and tremendous potential exists for them to gain much more political power in 2016 and beyond.
The U.S. and Central American governments need to do more to combat the root causes behind child smuggling and violence in the Northern Triangle region.
At a minimum, mass deportation would cost the nation $114 billion—and potentially far more over time.
Prioritizing safety for all is the focus of locally tailored immigration enforcement programs.