President Obama Says “Now’s the Time” for Immigration Reform

Las Vegas, NV- Since the election voters and immigrants have eagerly been awaiting to hear President Obama’s plan for immigration reform. And today in Las Vegas, Nevada he laid out how he believes immigration reform should take shape putting…

Republican and Democratic Lawmakers Brace for Immigration Reform Debate

Washington, D.C.-Late last week, President Obama promised an important immigration reform announcement coming this Tuesday when he travels to Las Vegas, Nevada. Leaders in both parties have plans to announce their own ideas of how immigration…

With Widespread Support, Immigration Reform is not an ‘IF,’ Instead it’s Just a Matter of Time

New York, NY- For the many illegal immigrants and civil rights groups the time is ripe for immigration reform. And President Obama, in his inaugural address, once again emphasized the need for reform. “Our journey is not complete until we…

California DMV Study Bolsters Support for Illegal Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

Los Angeles, CA- California is a notoriously liberal state and has one of the highest numbers of illegal immigrants currently living in the state. Local lawmakers have repeatedly passed pro-immigrant laws and most recently proposed legislation…

Travel from Cuba Gets Easier as Migration Laws Drastically Change

Miami, FL- After decades-long restrictions on travel, Cuban President Raul Castro announced that beginning Monday; Cuban citizens would be able to travel abroad with more freedom. Since the 1959 revolution, then leader Fidel Castro tried to…

New Family Visa Waiver Helps Families Stay Together, But Is Met With Praise and Criticism

Miami, FL- A new visa waiver rule, which spares immigrant families from long separations, was announced by the Department of Homeland Security last week. And while it has been met with praise from pro-immigration groups, proponents of reducing…

Immigration Enforcement Cost the Feds $18 Billion, More than any Federal Crime Enforcement

Washington, D.C.- A Washington think tanks has released new data showing that the federal government spends more on immigration enforcement above all other federal crime enforcement efforts. Could this pave the way for broad immigration reform. According…

Washington, D.C. Immigration Facts

The population of immigrants in Washington, D.C. is ever-growing. Immigrants not only helped shape the culture in the District, but are an integral part of society. Below are some interesting facts regarding foreign-born residents residing in…

White House Facilitates Easier Path to Residency for Illegal Immigrants, Builds Coalitions for Reform

Washington, DC- On Wednesday, the Obama Administration issued a new rule which will make it easier for undocumented relatives of legal immigrants to obtain legal residency. While President Obama easer residency requirements, he and lawmakers…