Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Expert: Trump Misleads on MS-13, Immigration
Posted on 26 Feb 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Louis Jacobson, Politifact, Feb. 26, 2018 - "Speaking at the conservative CPAC conference in Washington, President Donald Trump took a hard line on immigration and again used the deadly Central American gang MS-13 as an example. MS-13 members, he... Read More

White House Sets Immigration Reform Markers (Updated; Annotated)
Posted on 9 Oct 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

On October 8, 2017 the White House released several documents related to immigration, including: Immigration Principles and Policies Trump Administration Immigration Policy Priorities, Executive Summary Securing the Border by Deterring and Swiftly... Read More

Expert: The 'Tale of the Tape' on Trump's Immigration Enforcement
Posted on 6 Feb 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Prof. Stephen W. Yale-Loehr & Emmie Smith, Feb. 5, 2018 - "Now that President Trump has been in office a year, it's appropriate to assess how much his administration has changed immigration law. Trump's State of the Union address a few... Read More

Shifting Gears, Trump Administration Launches High-Profile Worksite Immigration Enforcement Operations - MPI
Posted on 25 Jan 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

MPI, Jan. 24, 2018 - "In January 2018, the Trump administration carried out its largest immigration action yet against a U.S. employer, with hundreds of federal immigration agents descending upon 98 stores in the 7-Eleven chain in 17 states and the... Read More

Network Posts FAQ for Community Groups - Immigration Enforcement Executive Actions: Interior Enforcement
Posted on 27 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Immigrant Justice Network, Jan. 26, 2017 - "On January 25th, 2017, Trump issued two Executive Orders related to interior immigration enforcement policies. Taken together, these new policies are extremely harsh, and install a new deportation and detention... Read More

Expert: Immigration Enforcement Targets 'Low-Hanging Fruit' Under Trump
Posted on 2 Aug 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

John Bacon, USA Today, Aug. 1, 2017 - "An Ohio mother of four who has lived in the U.S. for 17 years faced deportation Tuesday, nine days after a routine traffic stop that led authorities to discover her undocumented status. Beatriz Morelos Casillas... Read More

The Trump Administration at Six Months: A Sea Change in Immigration Enforcement
Posted on 21 Jul 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Muzaffar Chishti and Jessica Bolter, MPI, July 19, 2017 - "Reaching its six-month mark in office on July 20, the Trump administration is making good on Donald Trump’s campaign promises to ratchet up immigration enforcement. Acting swiftly during... Read More