The Syrian Civil War has led to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis and the worst refugee crisis since World War II.
In another example of blatant executive overreach, the Obama Administration seeks to use Department of Defense (DoD) facilities, including military installations, to house illegal immigrants.
The full integration of new Americans will make our country more prosperous, and so we respectfully request USCIS carefully consider our concerns. Thank you for your attention to this issue.
This June during Immigrant Heritage Month, I invite you to be a cosponsor of the Reuniting Families Act of 2016 (H.R. 4798). The current family-based immigration system has not been updated in over two decades—keeping American citizens and green card holders separated from their loved ones for years and often decades.
English has been a uniting force in this great nation, knocking down ethnic and religious barriers to make us truly one nation.
Please join Rep. Cardenas and Rep. Ros-Lehtinen in sending a letter to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Leon Rodriguez regarding the recently released USCIS proposed rule which would revise its fee schedule for several immigration and naturalization services.
The fight against illegal immigration and the misguided notion of “birthright citizenship” has gained national attention and taken center stage during the 2016 presidential race.
A number of countries have responded by admitting hundreds of thousands of refugees. In the last six months alone, our neighbor Canada admitted nearly 27,000 Syrians.
Since 2013, Texas has enforced some of the toughest rules in the country limiting the types of identification parents can show to receive copies of birth certificates.
On the floor today is the option to step into the pages of the 21st Century or to stick with antiquated and dehumanizing terms of years past. As the Chairwoman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, I urge you to vote no to H.R. 5325, Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017. This is a misguided and deceitful effort to yet again disenfranchise an entire group of people.