Immigration Law

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States Are Divided by the Lines They Draw on Immigration
Posted on 30 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Washington has long allowed immigrants without legal status to get driver’s licenses. So Ofelia Rosas Ramos, a Mexican living illegally in Seattle, has had her license since 2008. “That is one of the big advantages of this state,”... Read More

Roberto Suro: Let States Participate in Immigration Reform
Posted on 15 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Roberto Suro, Sept. 16, 2015 - "The decrepitude of the federal immigration system makes it necessary for states to go their own way. Across the West, crops rotted for the second summer in a row this year because of a weekslong shutdown of visa processing... Read More

CLINIC Launches State and Local Immigration Policy Map
Posted on 13 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC) today launches a new, interactive web feature highlighting state and local immigration initiatives across the country. This feature is publically available for free, thanks to a grant... Read More

Debating The Impact Of An Immigration Crackdown
Posted on 27 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Next year Congress is expected to again take up immigration reform, something it tried, but failed, to pass in 2006 and 2007. The collapse of those efforts prompted a number of cities and states to adopt their own regulations aimed at driving out... Read More