“Sanctuary” Policies Protect Communities, Not Criminals
Localities that pursue these policies are often criticized for being soft on unauthorized immigration, yet none of these policies conceal or shelter unauthorized immigrants from deportation or prosecution for criminal activities. In fact, jurisdictions that have sanctuary policies still cooperate with federal immigration officials.
Trump’s Immigration Remarks at Joint Address, Debunked
At the Joint Address, President Trump continued his divisive, inaccurate rhetoric on immigration.He falsely blamed immigrants for the underlying cause for many issues our country faces. Here five statement that need to be corrected and explained.
These Changes May Keep Asylum Seekers From Getting Their Day in Court
New changes to the asylum process are likely to have serious consequences for people facing persecution in their home countries and undermine American values including humanitarian assistance and due process.
Taxpayers Foot the Bill for Trump’s Immigration Detention Expansion
Any massive increases in immigration detention will be expensive to U.S. taxpayers and take a toll on our justice system. Congress will have to decide whether this is a price they are willing to pay.