House Passes Bill that Fails to Address Obama's Refugee Resettlement ProgramIn response to the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris, the House saw a flurry of activity in the beginning of last week with multiple bills introduced to block the resettlement of Syrian and Iraqi refugees in the United States.
More than Half of Nation's Governors Oppose Resettlement of Syrian Refugees in U.S.More than half of the nation's governors spoke up this week to oppose President Obama's plans to resettle refugees from Syria, following the brutal attacks in Paris, France, and Beirut, Lebanon, that left hundreds...
Tennessee Legislator to Introduce Bill to End Sanctuary PoliciesLast week, Tennessee Representative Jeremy Durham announced that he is drafting legislation to ensure localities in Tennessee abide by state law and cooperate with federal immigration officials.
Texas Governor Abbott Strips Funding from Texas Sanctuary CitiesLast week, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced his plan to strip certain state grants from law enforcement agencies in Texas that refuse to honor requests by ICE officials to hold an illegal alien.
FAIR Urges Department of Homeland Security to Reject STEM Jobs Giveaway RuleAllowing foreign graduates to remain here on F-1 visas and be employed for up to three years stretches the definition of ‘student’ beyond all reasonable bounds.
Fifth Circuit Court Ruling Blocking Obama’s Executive Amnesty for Illegal Aliens A VictoryThe following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of FAIR, regarding the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals’ rejection of the Obama administration motion to lift a lower court’s injunction against two executive...
FAIR Statement in Support of Gosar’s Bill to Repeal the Cuban Adjustment Act"It is time to end this special immigration policy and treat Cuban nationals the same way we treat citizens of every other country."
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