Friday, February 17, 2017

Without immigrants, the US economy would be a 'disaster,' experts say

"Immigrants earned $1.3 trillion and contributed $105 billion in state and local taxes and nearly $224 billion in federal taxes in 2014, according to the Partnership for a New American Economy, based on an analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau's latest American Community Survey. The partnership is a group of 500 Republican, Democratic and independent mayors and business leaders who support immigration reforms that create jobs for Americans, according to its site.

In 2014 immigrants had almost $927 billion in consumer spending power, an analysis of the survey showed."

 Can we afford to lose our immigrant workers, the answer is simple: HELL NO!

Without immigrants, the US economy would be a 'disaster,' experts say

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Ruling: Stop mass incarceration of moms and children

A ruling by U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee that should signal the end of the mass incarceration of children and mothers seeking asylum in the U.S.

Effects of New ICE Removal Scheme

The categories of individuals that will be targeted by the new enforcement scheme are (1) national security threats and felons; (2) serious misdemeanants and those who have entered or re-entered unlawfully after January 1, 2014; and (3) those with removal orders issued after January 1, 2014. Combined, these categories account for 13% of the unauthorized population, according to MPI’s estimates.

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Saturday, July 25, 2015

"Stop-Time" on COR

The BIA held that a notice to appear (NTA) that was served but never resulted in removal proceedings does not have "stop-time" effect for purposes of establishing eligibility for cancellation of removal pursuant to section 240A(d)(1) of the INA. Matter of Ordaz, 26 I&N Dec. 637 (BIA 2015)

Monday, March 16, 2015

If you have DACA, you must keep a clean criminal record

*******ATTENTION******* If you have DACA, you must keep a clean criminal act accordingly and you will be fine.
FYI- Deportation' top priority includes immigrants convicted of three or more misdemeanors or a single serious misdemeanor, such as drunken driving or domestic violence.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

High time for driver licenses for NE Dreamers!

The Dreamers have legal presence, work permits and social security numbers and jobs, it is high time for a driver licenses for each and everyone of them. Unless you are a Native American, you, too, came from immigrants, who were not invited to America....just ask a Native American!