In Defense of Grace in Immigration Law
Unfortunately many other aspects of the new immigration orders are equally unjust, but are even more subtle and confusing to those unfamiliar with the Immigration and Nationality Act.
‘Day Without Immigrants’ Highlights How America Relies on the Immigrant Labor Force
If Trump persists in his campaign to ramp up deportations and demonize immigrants, he will meet sustained resistance. To declare war on immigrants is to declare war on the nation’s economy as well.
Trump Administration Begins to Abandon Common Sense Immigration Enforcement Priorities
This opens the door to many more deportations and many more families and community members torn apart.
The Economic Costs of Ending DACA
Beyond the humanitarian implications, ending DACA would have a negative impact on the U.S. economy. Eliminating DACA and deporting all DACA recipients would cost the federal government more than $60 billion and reduce economic growth by $280 billion over the course of 10 years.
Immigration Enforcement Under Trump: The First “Surge”
While DHS has not provided details on future operations, it has made clear that enforcement is routine and daily. The apparent surge in enforcement has generated widespread criticism.