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Cosmetic Changes are not Enough: Secure Communities Program Needs Sweeping Reform

July 19, 2011 - Posted by Brittney Nystrom

Immigration Policy Update for June 22, 2011

June 22, 2011 - Posted by Maurice Belanger

The House GOP introduced legislation to create mandatory e-verify for the entire country. The House also passed a DHS spending bill for next year. In the Senate two bills were introduced to protect refugees and workers. Around the country, the Administration’s “Secure Communities” program is generating opposition.

Ordinary People and Extraordinary Acts of Courage

June 21, 2011 - Posted by Maurice Belanger

Immigration Policy Update for May 11, 2011

May 11, 2011 - Posted by Maurice Belanger

On May 10th the President made a major speech in El Paso on the need for immigration reform. In Congress, the DREAM Act was re-introduced in the House and Senate. The Administration announced procedures to protect workers from deportation in employer-focused immigration enforcement actions.

Secure Communities: Just Another – Bigger - Deportation Dragnet

April 29, 2011 - Posted by Lena Graber

How to Save Your Local Public Safety Budget

April 01, 2011 - Posted by Lena Graber

Policy Update: After FOIA Inquiry, Ability to Opt Out of Secure Communities Still Unclear

March 07, 2011 - Posted by Maurice Belanger

A collaboration of organizations made available excerpts of thousands of pages of government documents pertaining to ICE’s Secure Communities program. The released documents reveal that, even within DHS, there have been conflicting views about whether communities may opt not to participate in Secure Communities.

Secure Communities: Do we Know Anything For Certain?

March 02, 2011 - Posted by Lena Graber

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