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Featured Issue: End Family Separation and Family Detention

7/13/2018
Resources related to the Trump administration’s implementation of a “zero tolerance policy” resulting in the widespread separation of parents and children arriving together at the United States southern border between ports of entry and the ongoing crisis of family detention.
AILA Doc. No. 18062033

Featured Issue: Immigration Courts

7/16/2018
The Trump administration’s policies will undermine the independence of immigration judges (IJs) and weaken due process. The changes adopted by DOJ, including steps to impose numerical quotas on IJs and attempts to curtail procedural safeguards, threaten the integrity of immigration courts.
AILA Doc. No. 13040204

Featured Issue: Detainers

3/7/2018
Updates and resources related to detainers, including AILA press statements, reports, and testimonies.
AILA Doc. No. 11113063

Featured Issue: Protect Dreamers

6/26/2018
Resources on legislative efforts to protect Dreamers, young people who were brought to the country as children and have grown up in the United States, as the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program under the Trump administration is uncertain.
AILA Doc. No. 17072035

Featured Issue: FY2018 Appropriations

4/19/2018
Resources on the House DHS funding bill for FY2018 that seeks to dramatically increase immigration enforcement and border security, including ways you can push back on this bill.
AILA Doc. No. 17071835

White House Principles on Immigration

2/1/2018
AILA provides resources on the immigration principles and policies released by the White House on 10/8/17, including information on border security, interior enforcement, and the creation of a "merit-based" immigration system.
AILA Doc. No. 17101000

Featured Issue: Texas Senate Bill 4

9/25/2017
On 5/7/17, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed into law Senate Bill 4, effective 9/1/17. The bill provides civil and criminal penalties for localities and law enforcement agencies and university police departments in Texas who have or implement new policies that build trust with immigrant communities.
AILA Doc. No. 17050837

Featured Issue: Congressional Efforts to Curb Legal Immigration

9/21/2017
Resources on legislative efforts to reduce or eliminate legal immigration levels to the United States.
AILA Doc. No. 17080342

Featured Issue: Immigration 2017 - A New President and Congress

8/18/2017
This resource page provides a set of materials relating to President Donald Trump’s Executive Orders, sorted by topic and type, that may be used learn more, answer a client’s question, present to a community group, educate a legislator, speak to a reporter, or write an op-ed.
AILA Doc. No. 16113030

Featured Issue: Legislative Efforts to Lower CBP Hiring Standards

6/9/2017
Congress is considering two bills that would weaken screening procedures for Custom and Border Protection (CBP) officers and agents by waiving the polygraph requirement for certain applicants. Learn more about these bills and join AILA in pushing back on these efforts.
AILA Doc. No. 17060632

Featured Issue: House Immigration “Enforcement-Only” Bills

6/9/2017
On 5/18/17, the House Judiciary Committee will consider a series of bills that would implement President’s Trump mass deportation plan. Learn how you can join AILA and its partners to push back on this effort.
AILA Doc. No. 17051737

Featured Issue: Border

1/24/2017
In recent years, increasing amounts of money have been poured into the protection of the border region—the necessity of these escalating costs is questionable, especially when considering that apprehensions at the border are at their lowest in 40 years.
AILA Doc. No. 12032166

Featured Issue: Arizona Senate Bill 1070

9/20/2016
Resources related to Arizona’s 2010 Senate Bill 1070.
AILA Doc. No. 16092034