News Bombshells Will Impact Georgetown Migrants, Services
Three news bombshells – two emanating from the D.C. Council and one from a federal court – will significantly impact migrants in Georgetown businesses, services and universities almost immediately. Office […]
Hundreds Rally on May Day to Protest Immigration Policy (photos)
The peaceful march started at Black Lives Matter Plaza near the White House and culminated with a rally on the National Mall.
To Understand Congress, Watch ‘Legally Blonde 2’
Ever since the Democrats shut down the government twice, briefly, over DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), Congress has been focused on what to do with the 18-to-30-year-olds known as DREAMers.
DREAMers’ Fate Hangs on Congress, Trump, SCOTUS
As of Thursday morning, Feb. 15, there were four Republican proposals, ranging from more or less parroting the president’s four pillars to pushing broad immigration reform and legalizing the parents of DREAMers.
Senate Votes to End Government Shutdown
Around 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 22, it was clear that Democrats helped the Senate reach the 60-vote threshold to end the government shutdown. The final procedural vote to end the debate was 81 to 18.
DHS’s Nielsen Testifies; Pro-DREAMer Protests (photos)
Just outside the hearing room where Kirstjen Nielsen was testifying, protesters assembled in the Hart Senate Office Building lobby to demand Congress pass the DREAM Act.
Negotiations on DREAMers Begin
For more than a decade, DREAMers have been used (a) by Democrats as a legislative bait-and-switch bargaining chip to drive comprehensive immigration reform and (b) by Republicans as a reason to enhance border security.
Trump Rescinds DACA: Dealing With the DREAMers
Now Congress has six months to decide what to do about the DACA program and the dilemma of millions of immigrants living and working illegally in this country.
Decision to End DACA Sparks D.C. Protest (photos and video)
Supporters of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program rallied outside the White House, then marched past the Trump International Hotel to the U.S. Department of Justice on Sept. 5.