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NAFSA on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

"One of the pillars of the rationale for comprehensive immigration reform is the essential truth that effective border enforcement is impossible absent visa reforms that would provide legal avenues for entry for those seeking employment in sectors that depend on foreign workers. Yet two...

White House Will Seek Citizenship Path in One Fast Push

"President Obama plans to push Congress to move quickly in the coming months on an ambitious overhaul of the immigration system that would include a path to citizenship for most of the 11 million [unauthorized] immigrants in the country, senior administration officials and lawmakers said last week...

Comprehensive Immigration Reform: The Time is Now

"An immigration policy that allows us to grow together and not apart is the moral and economic imperative of our time." - Antonio R. Villaraigosa, mayor of Los Angeles and former president of the US Conference of Mayors, Jan. 14, 2013 .

Senators Roll Out Immigration Reform Blueprint

Here is the Bipartisan Framework for Comprehensive Immigration Reform released on Jan. 28, 2013 by Senators Schumer, McCain, Durbin, Graham, Menendez, Rubio, Bennet, and Flake. Here's coverage from the New York Times .

5 Things To Watch As CIR Moves Forward

"Bipartisan groups in the House and Senate are closing in on a deal to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws, and leaders in both parties want it to happen. As Congress comes back into session, lawmakers will be ironing out lingering details — but that’s not all that could happen...

Podcast: Expert Steve Yale-Loehr on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Immigration expert Stephen W. Yale-Loehr comments on today's news regarding CIR from the AILA Convention in San Francisco. - Bender's Immigration Bulletin (LexisNexis) June 27, 2013 .

Lexis Immigration Expert Stephen W. Yale-Loehr on CIR

Steve Yale-Loehr , co-author of Immigration Law and Procedure, the leading 20-volume treatise on U.S. immigration law, participated in an hour-long panel discussion on China Radio International about the Senate immigration bill. And in a story published July 9, 2013 in the Arizona Republic , he stated...