BAJI, NYU Law Immigrant Rights Clinic, Jan. 2020
"Just as African-Americans suffer disproportionately high arrest, prosecution and incarceration rates, so too are Black immigrants. This occurs despite no evidence that they engage in more criminalized...
Jeanne Batalova, MPI, May 14, 2020
"Immigrants represent disproportionately high shares of U.S. workers in many essential occupations, including in health care—a fact underscored during the coronavirus pandemic as the foreign born have played...
Stuart Anderson, Forbes, Apr. 6, 2020
"In New York and elsewhere across America, physicians and nurses are overwhelmed with patients suffering from COVID-19. “Nurses Die, Doctors Sick and Panic Rises on Virus Front Lines,” read a recent...
Ran Abramitzky, Leah Boustan, Katherine Eriksson AMERICAN ECONOMIC REVIEW: INSIGHTS VOL. 2, NO. 1, MARCH 2020
"Using millions of historical census records and modern birth certificates, we document that immigrants assimilated into US society at...
Karina Brown, CNS, Nov. 26, 2019
"President Donald Trump’s attempt to bar immigrants without health insurance from entering the United States won’t take effect yet, after a federal judge issued a nationwide preliminary injunction on...
Nicole Narea, Vox, Nov. 18, 2019
"A new study finds that low-income, legal immigrants don’t tend to move to states that offer them health insurance, suggesting that expanding their access to medical care wouldn’t create a “welfare...
Stuart Anderson, Forbes, Oct. 7, 2019
"On Friday, October 4, 2019, Donald Trump issued a far-reaching presidential proclamation that would bar new immigrants from entering the United States without health insurance. To better understand this new...
Prof. Stephen W. Yale-Loehr in the New York Times : "Thousands of people annually would be denied green cards if the [proclamation] takes effect, said Steve Yale-Loehr, an immigration scholar at Cornell Law School . “President Trump has failed...
White House, Oct. 4, 2019
Presidential Proclamation on the Suspension of Entry of Immigrants Who Will Financially Burden the United States Healthcare System
Office of the Governor, June 21, 2019
"Making good on his promise to make Illinois a welcoming state for all, Governor JB Pritzker signed three pieces of legislation Friday to protect Illinois' immigrant community amid growing attacks from...
White House, May 23, 2019
Memorandum on Enforcing the Legal Responsibilities of Sponsors of Aliens
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby...
NWIRP, May 21, 2019
"On May 21st, Governor Jay Inslee signed The Keep Washington Working Act (Senate Bill 5497) into law. This important legislation promotes fairness to immigrants and protects the privacy and civil rights of all Washington residents...
AMA Journal of Ethics, January 2019
"Currently, 800,000 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients — including many health professionals, students, and patients — face risk of detention and deportation. Loss of DACA status...
Leah Zallman, M.D., MPH., Oct. 31, 2018 - "Published in the October edition of Health Affairs , findings from our study using nationally representative data show that immigrants heavily subsidize private insurance of US-born enrollees and boost profits...
Sept. 24, 2018 - The proposed rule has yet to be published in the Federal Register, but DHS posted this link on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
CLINIC posted the following analysis:
"Stemming from a 2017 Trump Administration executive order encouraging...