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Posted byon August 23, 2013 at 6:14 PM EDT
Today, the White House is meeting with a group of African leaders to discuss the benefits of commonsense immigration reform for African immigrant communities. The meeting coincides with this weekend’s festivities marking the anniversary of Dr. King’s historic March on Washington.
Posted byon August 23, 2013 at 1:41 PM EDT
My immigration story is not inherently about family or necessity— it is about the pursuit of opportunity.
Posted byon August 21, 2013 at 12:25 PM EDT
On August 15, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released new resources to protect immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, sexual assault, and other serious crimes.
Posted byon August 20, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
Travel and tourism, which is the number one service that we export and a key source of job creation, is reliant on a modern immigration system that allows us to efficiently welcome legitimate international visitors to America.
Posted byon August 19, 2013 at 11:01 AM EDT
Commonsense comprehensive immigration reform isn’t just something that makes sense to 68 members of the United States Senate or a majority of the American people – it also makes sense to American business.
Posted byon August 15, 2013 at 1:51 PM EDT
One year ago on August 15, 2012, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) began implementing a policy that makes our immigration system more representative of our values as a nation.
Posted byon August 13, 2013 at 2:11 PM EDT
Today, the White House released a report detailing the economic benefits of providing a path to earned citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immigrants currently living and working in the U.S. shadow economy.
Posted byon August 13, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
Today, Jason Berry the owner of Berry Farms in Vivaldia, Georgia joined a call with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to highlight the important economic benefits of immigration reform to the agricultural industry.
Posted byon August 12, 2013 at 4:50 PM EDT
Back home in their districts and states this August recess, Members of Congress are hearing broad support for a vote on commonsense immigration reform.
Posted byon August 9, 2013 at 7:07 PM EDT
President Obama answered questions from the White House Press Corps today from the East Room of the White House, specifically addressing NSA.