A few modest proposals will likely see votes as Republicans face political pressure to address the broken system. With comprehensive immigration reform essentially dead on Capitol Hill for the foreseeable future, Republicans appear poised to advance a series of incremental measures to address the hot-button issue amid political pressure to tackle the broken system. GOP…

America’s immigration detention practices undermine the fundamental principles of due process and fairness, and require immediate systemic reform. Annually, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) unnecessarily detains more than 400,000 people, including asylum seekers and other extremely vulnerable immigrants. Many detainees are held for prolonged periods despite the fact that they have strong ties to…

Notice that modernizing the Permanent Labor Certification Program (PERM) has been added to the regulatory agenda, stating that DOL is engaging in rulemaking to modernize the PERM process with worker and industry needs and practices. Note: Although addition of an item to the Regulatory Agenda does not necessarily mean that a rulemaking will be forthcoming,…

U.S. Representatives Luis V. Gutiérrez (D- Ill.), Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-Calif.), and Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) today issued the following statement calling on the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to end its family detention policy after a new set of actions was announced by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): “We acknowledge that DHS is trying to…

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