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
The Democratic Leadership Are Now Stalinists, Charges FAIRIn a terrifying move toward suppression of political speech, the powerful majority House Ways and Means Committee launched an effort this week to strip the tax exempt status of some 60 accredited 501(c)(3) educational organizations for espousing views widely supported by the public but opposed by the Democratic leadership.
August 21, 2019
FAIR Applauds Trump Administration on Closing Flores Loophole“The new rule allowing families to be held together in detention facilities while their asylum cases are heard by the courts is a win for the integrity of the asylum process, a win for those seeking safe haven in the United States, and a win for the American public.” – Dan Stein, president of FAIR.
August 2, 2019
SPLC Wants to Teach Everyone “Tolerance.” How About Teaching Kids English in Their Hometown? Says FAIRFor decades, the Montgomery, Alabama-based Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has waged a vicious smear campaign against everyone who supports reasonable limits on immigration and enforcement of laws against illegal immigration. The effects of unchecked immigration have now struck home: One-quarter of students enrolled in Montgomery public schools are struggling to learn English, and the school system is struggling to come up with the resources to provide the instruction.
July 15, 2019
Trump Administration Continues to Fight For Sensible Asylum Laws and FixesThe Trump administration announcement today of an Interim Final Rule on asylum claims makes important, positive changes--earning the praise of the Washington-based Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR).
June 26, 2019
Congressional Action to Address Border Crisis is a $4.5 Billion Exercise in Futility, Says FAIR“As woefully inadequate as the Senate bill is, it is an improvement over a similar bill approved by the House yesterday, which further sought to tie the hands of immigration law enforcement.”
June 14, 2019
Thomas Homan: The Right Man for the Right Job at the Right Time, Says FAIR(June 14, 2019, 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 surprise announcement that former acting ICE director and current Fox News contributor Thomas Homan is coming to the White House as a ‘border czar’:
June 11, 2019
New Poll: Administration Immigration Plan Draws Broad Support in Key Swing StatesThe outline of an immigration overhaul laid out by the White House in May, dealing with border security, deterring illegal immigration, asylum abuse, and reforms to our legal immigration process enjoys overwhelming public support, according to a new poll of likely voters in seven swings states that will decide the outcome of the next election.
June 10, 2019
FAIR Urges Swift Senate Confirmation of Cuccinelli as USCIS Director(June 10, 2019, Washington, D.C.) —The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), after Kenneth Cuccinelli was named acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
June 4, 2019