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Trump Traffics in Fear, Falsehoods

Trump Traffics in Fear, Falsehoods

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In his acceptance speech Thursday evening, Donald Trump repeated his fear-based and sometimes false rhetoric regarding immigrants,...

Voters Seek Alternative, Pro-Immigration Approach

Voters Seek Alternative, Pro-Immigration Approach

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Republican National Convention kicks off today in Cleveland, a city with a strong immigrant history. And...

One Year of Trump Campaign Rhetoric on Immigration Is No Cause for Celebration

One Year of Trump Campaign Rhetoric on Immigration Is No Cause for Celebration

 WASHINGTON, D.C. — One year ago today, Donald Trump launched his presidential bid with a series of vicious attacks on immigrants and...

DACA Anniversary Underscores Implications of Presidential Election

DACA Anniversary Underscores Implications of Presidential Election

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On the fourth anniversary of its announcement, the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) showcases...

Republicans Recognize the Danger in Targeting a Religious Group

Republicans Recognize the Danger in Targeting a Religious Group

WASHINGTON, D.C. — “You don’t ban somebody on race [or] religion.” The words of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-California) reflect...

Noorani: Trump Response Is Dangerous and Un-American

Noorani: Trump Response Is Dangerous and Un-American

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The following is a statement from Ali Noorani, executive director of the National Immigration Forum Action Fund: “As...

How to Pay for a Wall: Absurd Funding Proposal Follows Unsound Policy

How to Pay for a Wall: Absurd Funding Proposal Follows Unsound Policy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A border wall funded by Mexico or Mexicans is legally questionable, economically disastrous and diplomatically appalling. Donald...

Donald Trump Does Not Speak for the Faith Community

Donald Trump Does Not Speak for the Faith Community

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Donald Trump continues to divide and alienate while claiming to speak for the faith community, and some...

Local Conservatives Call for Return to Immigration Ideals of Reagan

Local Conservatives Call for Return to Immigration Ideals of Reagan

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As attention turns toward Super Tuesday, conservatives are calling for a productive and compassionate conversation on immigration...

Trump’s Narrative Rejects Immigration Realities in S.C., Nationwide 

Trump’s Narrative Rejects Immigration Realities in S.C., Nationwide 

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Donald Trump’s message “does not reflect South Carolina.” That’s the conclusion of David M. Beasley, the state’s...

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