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  • Immigration Reform's Newest Odd Couple: a Michigan Wolverine and a WHAT?!
    Immigration Reform's Newest Odd Couple: a Michigan Wolverine and a WHAT?!

    April 25, 2013: OFA Chicago Mid-Northside CIR Panel One of the fundamental themes of comprehensive immigration reform 2013 has been its ability to bring together the unlikeliest of pairs. By now, the ...

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  • The Gang of 8’s Proposed Paths to Citizenship Visualized – courtesy of Ritchie King
    The Gang of 8’s Proposed Paths to Citizenship Visualized – courtesy of Ritchie King

    Yesterday, the Senate Gang of 8 formally announced its comprehensive immigration reform bill: the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act. The mammoth 844-page bill is ...

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  • The Gang of 8’s Immigration Reform Bill
    The Gang of 8’s Immigration Reform Bill

    Late last night, the Gang of 8 filed its comprehensive immigration reform bill: the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013. Try saying that 3 times quickly. ...

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  • The House Immigration Reform Bill: Pathway for DREAMers, Problem for Parents?
    The House Immigration Reform Bill: Pathway for DREAMers, Problem for Parents?

    With Congress returning from recess, an immigration reform bill was expected to be unveiled this week. Much of the news coming from the Capitol has reflected optimism from insiders among the ...

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  • News: Alabama Allows Driver’s Licenses for Deferred Action; Illinois Allows for Undocumented Immigrants
    News: Alabama Allows Driver’s Licenses for Deferred Action; Illinois Allows for Undocumented Immigrants

    ALABAMA I recently wrote about North Carolina’s controversial plan to issue driver’s licenses to deferred action recipients with the mark “No Lawful Status.” This week, Alabama announced that it would ...

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  • Deferred Action and North Carolina's Driver's License Mark: The Scarlet Letter Redux
    Deferred Action and North Carolina's Driver's License Mark: The Scarlet Letter Redux

    North Carolina’s controversial plan to mark driver's licenses issued to deferred action recipients was met with protests last week in Washington, D.C. Last month, North Carolina's Department of ...

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