June 26, 2019 Federal Legislation
Congress Should Not Eliminate Per-Country CapsPer-country caps are an essential feature of our immigration system. Enacted through the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965, per-country caps ensure no country is able to monopolize the immigration flow into the United States. Sadly, the newly fast-tracked Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 is poised to scrap per-country caps to the disadvantage applicants from countries other than India and China -- and American workers.
May 20, 2019 Federal Legislation
S. 1103 - The RAISE ActThe RAISE Act recognizes every day Americans as the primary stakeholder to the U.S. Immigration system. It seeks to reducing overall levels of immigration by replacing our outdated, dysfunctional, and unfair immigration system with one that serves the national interest.
June 20, 2018 Federal Legislation
H.R. 6136 – The Border Security and Immigration Reform ActThe Border Security and Immigration Reform Act (BSIRA) is compromise legislation drafted by House leadership, representatives of the various ideological factions within the GOP conference, and the relevant committee chairmen to avoid the terrible consequences of a discharge petition. FAIR understands and appreciates the political implications of this decision. However, BSIRA is nothing more than a mass amnesty bill that repeats mistakes of the past.
May 18, 2018 Federal Legislation
Discharge Drama: As Support Grows, Can it be Stopped?House Republican leaders and conservatives are desperately trying to kill the discharge petition that would trigger a series of amnesty votes, likely resulting in House passage of a mass amnesty bill carried mostly by Democrats.
February 9, 2018 Federal Legislation