February 4, 2020
President Trump Touts Regaining Control of the Border, Calls for Merit-Based Immigration System(February 4, 2020, Washington, D.C.) — The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in response to President Trump’s remarks regarding immigration in the State of the Union Address:
February 4, 2020
Mass Immigration Has Oversized Negative Impact on Low Immigration States, Finds New FAIR Analysis(February 5, 2020, Washington, D.C.) —Immigration has a disproportionately large, and negative, impact on states that have traditionally received small numbers of foreign-born residents, according to a new report by the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR).
January 27, 2020
Supreme Court Decision OKs Rule Requiring Immigrant Self-Sufficiency, Less Dependency - Win for American People, Says FAIR(January 27, 2020, Washington, D.C.) — The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), regarding today’s Supreme Court decision allowing the Trump administration to implement its “public charge” rule.
January 24, 2020
Administration Moves to End the Indefensible Abuse of Birthright Citizenship, Says FAIR(January 24, 2020, Washington, D.C.)—The Trump administration’s efforts to curtail the phenomenon of birth tourism is an important step in ending this blatant abuse of birthright citizenship policy, says the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR).
December 11, 2019
Apparently Washington is Never Too Divided to Capitulate to the Demands of Big Ag(December 11, 2019, Washington, D.C.)—At a time when lawmakers from our two political parties can barely stomach being under the same rotunda with each other, House members have managed to come together to approve a regressive labor and illegal alien amnesty bill, ironically labeled the Farm Workforce Modernization Act (H.R. 5038).
November 27, 2019
Judge Blocks Trump Effort to Curtail Immigrant Costs to Taxpayers: FAIR Statement and AnalysisU.S. District Court Judge Michael Simon, sitting in Portland, Oregon, has issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Trump administration’s requirement that immigrants either obtain health insurance, or demonstrate they can pay for medical care, before the Department of State (DOS) may grant them visas. This preliminary injunction is effective nationwide.
October 3, 2019
FAIR Calls NYC’s Attempt to Ban Use of Term ‘Illegal Alien,’ “A Heavy-Handed Attack on Freedom of Speech, the Rule of Law”“Despite its use by the U.S. Supreme Court, many U.S. presidents and some of the nation’s top newspapers, New York City is now attempting to chill legitimate political speech with threats of fines that would bankrupt most citizens for invoking the legal term ‘illegal alien.’” – Dan Stein
October 2, 2019
Suspension of Fairfax County Police Officer for Cooperating with ICE Violates Federal Law, Undermines Public Safety, Says FAIR“Fairfax County clearly and unambiguously violated federal law and undermined public safety when it suspended a county policy officer for detaining an illegal alien driver until Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrived after the illegal alien had been involved in an accident," says FAIR's President, Dan Stein.
September 23, 2019
Recent Surges in Illegal Immigration Drive the Illegal Alien Population to a Record 14.3 Million, Finds Analysis by FAIRA series of surges in illegal immigration across our southern border, coupled with large-scale abuses of our political asylum process and other humanitarian policies, have driven the illegal alien population of the United States into record territory, finds a new report by the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR). There are now an estimated 14.3 million people living illegally in the United States, a jump of nearly 2 million people since 2017.
September 20, 2019