U.S. Immigration Issues and Resources

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This website section is intended to provide readers with information and resources on current issues related to U.S. immigration.   

This page is dedicated to providing readers with information, position statements, and analysis on current immigration issues in the United States. 

As new information and resources become available we will update and add to these links. 

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LEGISLATION

Immigration Policy Legislation - 115th Congress, 2017-2018  A comprehensive list of immigration-related bills that are currently being discussed in Congress.

Legislative Resources & Tools  Resources for how-to organize advocacy efforts in your community & take individual action!

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THE ISSUES 

Deferred Action - DACA - Updates & Tools DACA news updates and resources. 

Trump Executive Orders and Policies Information on Trump administration actions, responses, and resources. 

Immigrant Detention, Private Prisons and Minimum Occupancy Quotas  Under current U.S. leadership, immigration policy is developed within a framework of criminalization and punishment. This page introduces resources that provide in-depth analysis of how these policies are imbued with exploitation for the sake of corporate interests.

Immigration Enforcement & Policing A selection of reports that highlight the abusive nature of immigration policing. 

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POLICY REFORM

Over the years, NNIRR has taken consistent, rights-based positions on immigration policy and reform proposals. These pages provide key documents that reflect these principles and positions.

Immigration Policy Reform 

NNIRR Position Statements   

Principles for Immigration Policy Reform  

Related Reports, Positions, Background Statements