The American Immigration Council
The American Immigration Council, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is a powerful voice in promoting laws, policies, and attitudes that honor our proud history as a nation of immigrants. Through research and policy analysis, litigation and communications, and international exchange, the Council seeks to shape a twenty-first century vision of the American immigrant experience.
Releases by this organization
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
TPS for Nicaragua Ended, Honduras Not Yet Decided, Thus Extended for Six Months
Tonight, the Department of Homeland Security ended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaragua. This decision means 5,300 Nicaraguan nationals will lose their temporary status to live and work in this country, despite the fact that many have lived lawfully here for nearly 20 years. The effective...
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
With The Stroke of a Pen, Trump Administration Puts Immigrant Youth at Grave Risk
Today, the Trump administration put nearly 800,000 young immigrants at grave risk of becoming undocumented and being deported. The administration’s announcement that it is ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) initiative is a devastating and mean-spirited attack on America’s...