Senate Passes Trade Bill that Could Increase Foreign Workers

The Senate passed legislation granting President Obama fast track TPA. With TPA, President Obama will be able to implement part of his immigration agenda through trade agreements rather than through legislation passed by Congress.

Immigration Court Backlog Hits All Time High of Over 445,000 Cases

The backlog in federal immigration courts has reached a record high - over 445,000 pending cases as of April...

Connecticut House, Senate Advance Bills Expanding Education Benefits to Illegal Aliens

The Connecticut House of Representatives voted to broaden the law that provides illegal aliens with in-state tuition at Connecticut's public colleges and universities.

LA County Board of Supervisors Votes to End Cooperation Agreement with ICE

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to cancel the county's agreement with ICE which allows ICE officials to work inside county jails to determine whether inmates are deportable.

Texas Committee Advances Driver’s License Bill for Illegal Aliens

The Texas House Committee on State Affairs passed House Bill 4063, which grants driving privileges to illegal aliens living in Texas by creating a new conditional driver’s permit.

Colorado House Passes Bill to Shield Criminal Aliens from Enforcement

The Colorado House of Representatives passed H.B. 1356, which shields criminal aliens from the enforcement of immigration law...

The Winnable Battle Republican Leaders Refuse to Wage on Immigration

If ever there was an important political battle the Republican leadership couldn’t possibly lose, it is the one over defunding President Obama’s actions granting roughly 5 million illegal aliens de facto amnesty and work authorization.

The REAL ID Act Ten Years Later

May 11, 2015 marks 10 years since President George W. Bush signed the REAL ID Act into law.

Immigration Reform Agenda for the 114th Congress

A guide for ending illegal immigration, curbing executive overreach, reducing legal immigration to a more sustainable level, and improving/enhancing national security.

FAIR Opposes the Confirmation of Loretta Lynch for Attorney General

FAIR is advising all Senators and staff that it opposes the confirmation of Loretta Lynch for Attorney General and will include the confirmation vote in FAIR’s Voting Report.

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