Birthright Citizenship: What It Is and Why We Need to Preserve It
Eliminating birthright citizenship would do nothing to solve our immigration issues.
New Report Shines Light on the Changing Nature of Unauthorized Immigration
This report serves as a reminder of just how much immigration responds to changing economic and social conditions around the world and in the United States—and how unresponsive the U.S. immigration system is to these changes.
States Continue to Expand Access to Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Residents
By embracing these laws, states are harnessing the opportunity to increase public safety while collecting additional revenue for state coffers.
Is In-Country Processing a Genuine Humanitarian Solution for Central American Refugee Children?
This program was part of the Obama administration’s response to unaccompanied children fleeing violence in Central America. It’s hard to imagine how the U.S. can call a narrow and fairly bureaucratic program a genuine humanitarian solution for minors fleeing some of the most dangerous countries in the world. It is, as MPI calls it, only a piece of the puzzle.
Trump Dumps His Immigration Plan on America
His plan is nothing short of cruel and would potentially leave over four million U.S.-citizen children without at least one of their parents.