August 06, 2008
This publication highlights processing backlogs in applications for naturalization that developed in 2007, puts these backlogs in the context of a cycle of backlogs and promises to reduce them, and provides examples of the problems processing backlogs cause for immigrants waiting to become citizens.
March 05, 2008
An analysis of the promotion of deportation-only policies as an electoral wedge issue—its effectiveness with the general electorate and its impact on the Latino vote.
February 02, 2008
A summary of some of the government’s enforcement actions and a handful of government rules issued in 2007 affecting immigrant rights.
January 02, 2008
A list of some of the more extreme deportation-only proposals introduced in the 110th Congress.
December 10, 2007
A summary of public opinion polling from mainstream news organizations from late 2006 through 2007 showing continued support for immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.
S.1984 AT A GLANCE - The Kyl-Specter-McCain-Martinez-Cornyn-Graham-Sessions-McConnell Immigration Enforcement and Border Security Act of 2007
September 28, 2007
A short summary of the Immigration Enforcement and Border Security Act.
September 08, 2007
A section-by-section analysis of the enforcement-only bill introduced by Senators Martinez, McCain, Graham, Specter, and Kyl.
August 31, 2007
An issue brief making the case against using state and local police to enforce federal immigration laws.
June 26, 2007
Describes amendments to the Senate’s comprehensive immigration reform legislation proposed to be considered on the Senate floor during the week of June 25th.
May 24, 2007
Answers commonly asked questions about the Senate comprhenensive immigration reform bill.