Immigration Law

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Senate Hearing Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - The 2014 Humanitarian Crisis at Our Border: A Review of the Government's Response to Unaccompanied Minors One Year Later
Posted on 6 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The 2014 Humanitarian Crisis at Our Border: A Review of the Government's Response to Unaccompanied Minors One Year Later Full Committee Hearing July 07, 2015 10:00AM Location: SD-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building Witnesses Juan P. Osuna Director... Read More

Senate Hearing on Child Migrant Crisis
Posted on 28 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Live now on YouTube here . Subcommittee website here . Adequacy of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Efforts to Protect Unaccompanied Alien Children From Human Trafficking Member Statements Senator Rob Portman R (OH... Read More

The Power and Potential of High Skilled Immigration
Posted on 17 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Now more than ever, we need an honest conversation about reforms that can improve and strengthen the admission of these immigrants into our labor force. But to do that, we must move the current immigration debate beyond the stereotypes, myths, and... Read More

Update on New and Novel PSGS: USCIS, Apr. 15, 2015
Posted on 24 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

A Washington Times article references a 27-page document on the 'particular social group' (PSG) aspect of asylum adjudications, discussed during an April 23, 2015 Senate Judiciary Committee hearing . The document, dated April 15, 2015 and entitled... Read More

Written Testimony and Statements from Senate Hearing, July 7, 2015
Posted on 7 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The 2014 Humanitarian Crisis at Our Border: A Review of the Government's Response to Unaccompanied Minors One Year Later Full Committee Hearing July 07, 2015 10:00AM Member Statements Chairman Ron Johnson R (WI) Download Statement... Read More

Senate Hearing: Dangerous Passage - Central America In Crisis and the Exodus of Unaccompanied Minors
Posted on 17 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Dangerous Passage: Central America In Crisis And the Exodus of Unaccompanied Minors Date: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Senate Dirksen 419 Presiding: Senator Menendez Witnesses ... Read More

Live Webcast: Senate Hearing on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Posted on 19 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Hearing on Comprehensive Immigration Reform Legislation Senate Judiciary Committee Full Committee DATE: April 19, 2013 TIME: 10:00 AM ROOM: Hart 216 Read More

Tags: hearing , reform , Senate

Full Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on S. 744 on Monday, Apr. 22, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern
Posted on 22 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, S.744 Senate Judiciary Committee Full Committee DATE: April 22, 2013 TIME: 10:00 AM ROOM: Hart 216 Read More

Tags: hearing , reform , Senate

Senate Hearing Today: How Comprehensive Immigration Reform Should Address the Needs of Women and Families
Posted on 18 Mar 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

“How Comprehensive Immigration Reform Should Address the Needs of Women and Families” Senate Judiciary Committee, Full Committee; DATE: March 18, 2013 TIME: 02:00 PM ROOM: Dirksen 226 "Eliminating or restricting family-based... Read More

Links to Witness Testimony for Today's Senate Hearing on Border Crisis
Posted on 9 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Challenges at the Border: Examining the Causes, Consequences, and Responses to the Rise in Apprehensions at the Southern Border July 09, 2014 10:00AM Witnesses The Honorable W. Craig Fugate Administrator, Federal Emergency Management... Read More

Former BIA Members, Retired IJs and Immigration Law Profs Issue Statements on Immigration Court System (Apr. 18, 2018 Senate Hearing)
Posted on 18 Apr 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

For the Senate hearing on Apr. 18, 2018: - Statement of Retired Immigration Judges and former members of the Board of Immigration Appeals - Statement for the Record from Immigration Law Professors Read More