Sofia Carratala is the special assistant for Immigration Policy at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she worked as a fellow with Voto Latino, assisting the organization with voter registration outreach, event planning, and issue area research. Carratala earned her bachelor’s degree in international politics from Georgetown University. She is a native of Miami, Florida.

By Sofia Carratala
Rebuilding the U.S. Refugee Program for the 21st CenturyCenter for American ProgressOctober 26, 2020
Health Disparities by Race and EthnicityCenter for American ProgressMay 7, 2020
Federal Immigration Officials Must Take Immediate Action To Prevent Further Coronavirus Outbreaks at Detention FacilitiesCenter for American ProgressMay 1, 2020
DHS Must Suspend Certain Immigration Enforcement Practices During the Coronavirus OutbreakCenter for American ProgressMarch 10, 2020
Democratic Congressional Leaders Call for Investigations Into Trump Administration’s Likely Illegal TPS TerminationsCenter for American ProgressFebruary 6, 2020
Supreme Court Ruling on Public Charge Worsens an Already Dysfunctional Legal Immigration SystemCenter for American ProgressJanuary 31, 2020
Acting ICE Director Albence Commits to Deporting DACA Recipients, Highlighting the Real Stakes of the Pending Supreme Court CaseCenter for American ProgressJanuary 28, 2020
On Third Anniversary of Muslim Ban, Trump Administration Appears Poised To Expand Upon Bigoted PoliciesCenter for American ProgressJanuary 27, 2020
Mother of Cancer Patient Faces Deportation Despite Medical Deferred Action ProgramCenter for American ProgressJanuary 23, 2020
Advocacy Groups File Lawsuit Against ‘Safe Third Country’ Agreements That Violate U.S. and International Law by Returning Individuals to Life-Threatening ConditionsCenter for American ProgressJanuary 17, 2020
U.S. Federal Court Temporarily Halts Trump Administration Executive Order Undermining Refugee ResettlementCenter for American ProgressJanuary 15, 2020
New York and New Jersey Pass Legislation Allowing Undocumented Residents to Apply for Driver’s LicensesCenter for American ProgressDecember 19, 2019
Office of Inspector General Reports Department of Homeland Security Planned To Separate Families Without the Ability To Track ThemCenter for American ProgressDecember 9, 2019
States Are Making Progress on Expanding Access to Driver’s LicensesCenter for American ProgressOctober 10, 2019