Florida House Punishes Sanctuary Cities, Bill Authorizing Military Force Against Refugees Passes Committee
These the two bills together suggest that Florida’s House may have the distinction of being the most extreme anti-immigrant legislative chamber in the country.
DHS Can’t Enforce Its Way Out of a Refugee Crisis
If you come to this country seeking refuge, you should not be treated like a criminal—because you’re not.
How Welcoming Immigrants Gave Chicago, Dayton, and Nashville a Boost
These cities have created more welcoming environments for immigrants and each has implemented initiatives that promote immigrant entrepreneurship and innovation in their communities, to the benefit of all residents.
The EB-5 Visa Program Placed Under Microscope in Senate Hearing
The Immigrant Investor Program came under intense scrutiny this week at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing this week. Here’s what was said.
Government Losing its License to Operate Family Detention Center in Pennsylvania
State officials informed the Department of Homeland Security that it would not renew and would revoke the operating license for the Berks County Residential Facility, the immigration detention center in Leesport, Pennsylvania.
This Week at the American Immigration Council:
- Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Welcoming Cities: Lessons from Chicago, Dayton, and Nashville (Special Report, February 2016)