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Obama Wins and So Does Immigration Reform

"Since President Obama’s decisive re-election victory, there has been a growing realization, mainly among Republicans, that the party will continue to be decimated in future elections if it does not take action on reforming the broken immigration system." Gary Endelman and Cyrus D. Mehta...

Where Do We Go From Here? - The New Face of Comprehensive Immigration Reform

"The graying of America may be the most serious domestic problem of the next quarter-century. As the massive baby boomer generation slouches towards retirement, an aging population needs the fountain of youth. Immigration may be the magic elixir." - Gary Endelman & Cyrus D. Mehta, Nov....

The Laboratories of Democracy: State Initiatives and Promotion of Immigration Reform

"Although states have been experimenting with their own initiatives on immigration, they have been related to mainly punitive enforcement laws, the most notorious being Arizona’s SB 1070. Section 2(B) of the Arizona law, which was upheld by the Supreme Court in Arizona v. USA , requires police...

MYTH OR REALITY: IS THE DHS TRULY SERIOUS ABOUT VISA MODERNIZATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY?

"On November 21, 2014, as part of President Obama’s Executive Actions, the President issued a memorandum to modernize and streamline the U.S. immigrant and nonimmigrant visa system for the 21 st century. The DHS followed up by publishing a notice in the Federal Register on December 30, 2014...