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Solutions That Work: A Policy Manual for Immigration Reform

CIR Guide 2010
AILA’s Policy Manual summarizes key components of the existing immigration system, identifies its deficiencies and offers workable solutions that when applied together, will fix the totality of the broken, outdated, and inadequate system.

Resource Guide: Making the Case for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Resource Guide

AILA’s Resource Guide presents analysis of the interlocking components necessary to support a comprehensive overhaul of our immigration system. Download the Resource Guide, or visit for more information.

Congressional Communications

2013 | 2012 | 2011 - 2009 | 2008 - 2007 | 2006 - 2002

  • House Letter to Secretary Johnson of DHS on TPS for Filipinos(1328 KB - 3/27/2014)
    Thirty-five representatives sent a letter to Secretary Johnson of the Department of Homeland Security to continue to support the designation of the Philippines for TPS.
    AILA Doc. No. 14032744.
  • Sen. Blumenthal (D-CT) Letter to DHS on Detention(544 KB - 3/27/2014)
    A 3/24/14 letter from Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) to Department of Homeland Secretary Jeh Johnson with recommendation to decrease prolonged immigration detention, including the use of bonds or conditional parole and the definition of custody for mandatory detention.
    AILA Doc. No. 14032742.
  • House Republicans “Standards for Immigration Reform”(517 KB - 1/30/2014)
    On January 30, 2014, House Republicans released their standards for immigration reform. The standards include enforcement, reforming the legal immigration system, and addressing the undocumented immigrant population.
    AILA Doc. No. 14013053.
  • 16 Democrats’ Letter to CBP on Use of Force Policy(704 KB - 1/15/2014)
    A 11/25/13 letter from 16 Democratic members of the House of Representatives to CBP Acting Commissioner Winkowski requesting a meeting on CBP’s use of force policy and practices.
    AILA Doc. No. 14011548.
  • 16 Republicans' Letter to the President(684 KB - 1/9/2014)
    A 01/08/14 letter from 16 Republican members of the House of Representatives to President Obama asking him to reconsider his push to pass immigration reform through Congress.
    AILA Doc. No. 14010944.