Koch network launches ads to revive Dreamers talks
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Koch network launches ads to revive Dreamers talks

On Sunday’s “Meet the Press,” the Libre Initiative and Freedom Partners will air a national broadcast advertisement, calling on congressional leaders to come up with a permanent fix for DREAMers after President Donald Trump announced plans to rescind the Obama-era program last year. The ad splices footage of past presidents, from Bill Clinton, to George W. Bush, to Barack Obama, making pro-immigrant remarks. And it urges GOP and Democratic leaders to revive negotiations to provide funding for Trump‘s proposed border wall in return for a pathway to citizenship for young immigrants. Continue reading

Familia de joven DACA deportado y asesinado pide cambios en leyes migratorias
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Familia de joven DACA deportado y asesinado pide cambios en leyes migratorias

Originally published by Univision La familia de José Manuel García Ochoa pide justicia tras la muerte de su hijo el pasado 9 de febrero en Santa Ana, Sonora, dos meses después de haber sido deportado. García, de 21 años, un joven amparado con DACA que fue deportado en noviembre, fue secuestrado y asesinado hace unas semanas en … Continue reading

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The immigration bills in Congress aren’t perfect. That’s okay.

The contours of such a deal, if not the details, are within lawmakers’ reach. Similar bipartisan bills to that end now have been introduced in both houses of Congress — this month, by John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Christopher A. Coons (D-Del.) in the Senate and, last month, by Will Hurd (R-Tex.) and Pete Aguilar (D-Calif.) in the House. Each deserves a hearing and a vote. Continue reading