by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 31, 2015
The report authors found that the vast majority -- 90.3 percent -- of undocumented immigrants had a household annual income below $50,000.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 16, 2015
Allowing undocumented immigrant beneficiaries of the president's executive action to work would generally boost their individual wages by six to ten percent.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 23, 2015 Updated: February 23, 2015
For roughly the amount it costs to deport five million immigrants, the government could provide housing for 4.97 million homeless people.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 20, 2015 Updated: February 23, 2015
This isn't the first time Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) conflated facts about undocumented immigrants.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 17, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
One immigrant said, "what else do we need to do to show them that I just want relief and continue my dreams?"
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 10, 2015
"The child migrant crisis is not unique to this presidency," the report found.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 29, 2015
“It is clear that DACA and immigration action works for America, and the stories of these DREAMers show us why," Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee & Alice Ollstein Posted on January 20, 2015
The official Republican Party and Tea Party responses alternatively ignored and attacked the 11 million undocumented immigrants in the US.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 1, 2014 Updated: December 1, 2014
Any individual U.S. senator or representative can file a “private bill,” effectively providing relief for a person who has not been granted asylum or citizenship, but still wants to live in the United States.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 10, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
Two recent reports suggest that President Obama's impending executive action on immigration is neither novel nor unconstitutional.