AILA Correspondence

Sign-On Letter Urging Congress to Not Fund President Trump’s Mass Deportation Plan and Border Wall

3/17/2017
On 3/23/17, AILA joined over 400 organizations from the progressive and faith-based communities urging congressional leadership to not fund President Trump’s mass deportation plan and border wall.
AILA Doc. No. 17032830

Sign-On Letter to Senate Judiciary on Holding an Oversight Hearing on Immigration Executive Orders

3/10/2017
On 3/10/17, AILA joined over 130 national, state, and local organizations urging the Senate Judiciary Committee and the Subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration to hold oversight hearings on the immigration executive orders issued by President Trump.
AILA Doc. No. 17031536

Sign-On Letter to House Judiciary on Holding an Oversight Hearing on Immigration Executive Orders

3/10/2017
On 3/10/17, AILA joined over 130 national, state, and local organizations urging the House Judiciary Committee and the Subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration to hold oversight hearings on the immigration executive orders issued by President Trump.
AILA Doc. No. 17031511

Sign-On Letter to Secretary Kelly on the Proposed Rulemaking Regarding EB-5 Program

2/24/2017
On 2/24/17, AILA joined a number of EB-5 stakeholder groups in resubmitting their request urging DHS Secretary Kelly to withdraw the EB-5 “midnight rule” proposed by USCIS on 1/13/17.
AILA Doc. No. 17030900

AILA Statement to House Judiciary Committee Hearing on Proposed Regulations Reforming the Investor Visa Program

3/8/2017
On 3/8/17, AILA submitted a statement to the House Judiciary Committee requesting that the DHS’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking published on January 2017 to be withdrawn for further consideration.
AILA Doc. No. 17030836

AILA Statement on the Nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

2/3/2017
AILA submitted a statement to the United States Senate on the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) of Attorney General, stating that “AILA is deeply troubled by the likely confirmation of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General.”
AILA Doc. No. 17020238

Sign-On Letter to President Trump on Withdrawing EB-5 “Midnight Rule”

1/20/2017
On 1/20/17, AILA joined a number of EB-5 stakeholder groups in urging President Trump to withdraw the EB-5 “midnight rule” proposed by USCIS on 1/13/17.
AILA Doc. No. 17012462

Sign-On Letter to President-Elect Trump Regarding DACA

1/18/2017
On 1/18/17, AILA and 867 other national, state, and local religious, civil rights, ethnic, and immigration rights organizations asked President-Elect Trump to continue DACA.
AILA Doc. No. 17011966

Sign-On Letter to IACHR Requesting Hearing on Access to Asylum in the U.S.

1/15/2017
On 1/15/17, AILA joined other organizations in requesting a thematic hearing during the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights’ (IACHR) 161 Period of Sessions on measures taken by or at the request of the U.S. that impede access to asylum and interfere with the right to family life.
AILA Doc. No. 17011704