• President Obama’s Announcement on Immigration Executive Action

    by  • November 21, 2014

    As you know, yesterday President Obama made an announcement about his Executive Action on Immigration. The President’s Executive Action will benefit more than 4 million people in the U.S. Many will be protected, but not all are included. Sooner or later you will run into someone who will be asking questions about this broad...

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    We’re not waiting for the President

    by  • November 18, 2014

    From #NOT1MORE: Right now I am at US Citizenship and Immigration Services submitting my paperwork to ask for deferred action immediately. (Find out why and sign our petition here) I’ve lived in this country for twenty years and I’m done waiting for ​the president to act.  The President has said that he’s deporting people...

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    Creating a new affirmative relief program and expanding DACA

    by  • November 12, 2014

    The co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus released a memo today requesting the president take specific broad actions on creating a new affirmative relief program and expanding DACA: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/1358302-cpc-immigration-executive-order-affirmative.html#document/p1

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    From Buzzfeed.com: Lawmakers Urge Obama To Include LGBT Protections In Immigration Executive Action

    by  • October 1, 2014 • 0 Comments

    From Buzzfeed.com: Lawmakers Urge Obama To Include LGBT Protections In Immigration Executive Action President Obama must act as soon as possible protect LGBT immigrants and their families, the lawmakers said in a letter. The Obama administration said it won’t take executive action on immigration reform until after the November elections. … Read the entire...

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