House Tosses Border Crisis Bill and Other Immigration News

New York, NY- For the past several weeks, lawmakers in Washington have been trying to figure out to deal with the over 50,000 immigrant children who have been flooding into the U.S. But the Republican bill failed to gain the traction necessary…

Immigration Action Forthcoming Obama Says

Louisville, KY-President Obama has been saying for months he would use his executive powers to help immigrants  if Congress refused to take any action. Well, Congress has taken no action so Obama is planning to introduce a number of actions…

Immigration Court Backlog Worsens Amid Border Crisis

Washington, D.C. -Immigration courts were already dealing with a serious backlog of cases, with many immigrants waiting two or more years for a decision, but the current border crisis in only making matters worse. While this issue has been largely…

Lawmakers Move to Amend Bush-era Law that Shields Immigrant Children from Immediate Deportation

Washington, D.C. - As the White House struggles to deal with the crisis at the Southern Border, some lawmakers have suggested amending a law that gave unaccompanied minors the opportunity to seek asylum before they are deported. At the heart…

Obtaining a Marriage-based Green Card

Louisville, KY- There are a number of options available to immigrants who wish to obtain a green card or legal permanent residency. One of the more common ways to legally immigrate to the U.S. is by being related to or married to a citizen.…

Majority of American See Immigration as Primary Issue

Washington, D.C. - The border crisis isn’t being ignored by the American people. They are playing careful attention and a new Gallup poll shows Americans see immigration as a primary issue as we head into the mid-term election season. One…

Activists File Class-action Lawsuit to Provide Deportation Attorneys to Immigrant Children

Louisville, KY- Last week, immigration activists filed a class-action lawsuit against the federal government accusing feds of violating the rights of minor immigrants flooding the Southern and failing to provide these young people with immigration…

Obama Asks Congress for Nearly $4 Billion to Deal With Child Immigrant Crisis

Washington, D.C. - Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you are probably already aware that nearly half a million young immigrants from Central America have flooded the Southern Border in Texas. Something must be done to deal with the crisis…

Anti-immigration Protestors Block Buses of Immigrants at California Border Station

San Diego, CA- Three buses of undocumented immigrants being taken to a Southern California border patrol station for processing were met with a large crowd of angry anti-immigrant protesters who blocked their passage. The three buses with approximately…

Obama Decides to Bypass Congress and Use Executive Power to Pass Immigration Reform

Washington, D.C. - For the past year, the House has been shuffling their collective feet on immigration reform. During that time President Obama has repeatedly said he won’t use executive actions, preferring to let Congress do their job, but…