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Press Releases and Statements

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  • Thousands Will Receive Help from AILA Members to Apply for Citizenship (4/22/2014)
    AILA is proud to sponsor the eighth annual Citizenship Day on Saturday, April 26, 2014 to provide assistance to lawful permanent residents eligible for naturalization. This year, the effort will result in more than 50 naturalization clinics in 22 states and the District of Columbia.
    AILA Doc. No. 14042254.
  • Another Year, Another H-1B Cap Reached Right Away (4/7/2014)
    AILA President Doug Stump commented on the H-1B visa cap reached today, saying that “it’s become increasingly clear that keeping the same cap we’ve had on these visas for more than ten years is absolutely the last thing we should be doing.”
    AILA Doc. No. 14040742.
  • AILA Disappointed in House Hearing on Enforcement that Ignores the Obvious (2/26/2014)
    In response to the House Judiciary Committee hearing, AILA President Doug Stump noted that “Instead of much of the rhetoric we heard at this hearing, our lawmakers should turn their attention to smart enforcement strategies as part of a comprehensive reform of our broken immigration system.”
    AILA Doc. No. 14022644.
  • AILA Encouraged By Release of House Republican Immigration Standards (1/30/2014)
    AILA President Doug Stump: “The release of these standards is a much needed sign of movement. While the principles articulated are vague, and amenable to any number of meanings, they show some promise of a willingness to look at our existing system and work across the aisle to find ways to fix it.”
    AILA Doc. No. 14013030.
  • AILA Agrees with President Obama: "It’s Time for Immigration Reform" (1/29/2014)
    AILA applauds the renewed commitment to real immigration reform exemplified by President Obama in his State of the Union address. During his speech he focused on many topics but on immigration he was focused and concise, tying fixing our broken immigration system to economic growth.
    AILA Doc. No. 14012904.
  • AILA Commends USCIS for Clarifying Waiver Policy for Immediate Family Members of U.S. Citizens (1/27/2014)
    AILA commends USCIS for clarifying its policy regarding immediate family members of U.S. citizens who are seeking a provisional unlawful presence waiver and who may have minor infractions on their record.
    AILA Doc. No. 14012741.
  • AILA Announces New Author for Premier Asylum Resource (1/17/2014)
    AILA announced that Dree K. Collopy, Partner, Benach Ragland, has signed on to author the 7th edition of AILA’s Asylum Primer. The Primer is the “go-to” asylum resource and the 7th edition will be released in late fall.
    AILA Doc. No. 14011741.