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An estimated 7,000 out of 59,000 Border Patrol agents would have been sent home.

If Homeland Security Had Been Defunded

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 4, 2015  

What would it have looked like?


Community groups at a rally in November. The school has been plagued with controversy regarding immigrant enrollment barriers since October 2014.

A.G. Secures Agreement from Hempstead to Eliminate Barriers to Immigrant Enrollment

by Christian Bonawandt on March 4, 2015  

The district has agreed to be monitored by the state until 2018.


A new report reinforces what experts have been saying from the beginning about the reasons the children have come the U.S.

GAO Report Sheds New Light on Newly Arrived Children from Central America

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 3, 2015  

The GAO conducted interviews with U.S. government officials to find out what they thought was behind the increase in migration.


This program has been hugely beneficial to Salvadorans and their families, as well as to the people who rely on them as employees.

One Week Left for Salvadorans to Renew Protected Status

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 2, 2015  

The last day for Salvadorans to file their renewals is March 9, 2015.


Jorge Montalvo (right), director of New York State Office for New Americans talked about how the state is moving forward on pro-immigrant legislation.

Summit on Immigration: Long Islanders Can’t—and Won’t—Wait for Washington

by Patrick Young, Esq. on February 27, 2015  

The attendees agreed that there is so much work to be done that waiting for the “leaders” to lead is not an option.



Now More than Ever Long Island Needs a Summit on Immigration

by Maryann Sinclair Slutsky on February 25, 2015  

Long Island has much to gain from the implementation of administrative relief.

The Immigrants’ Civil War: The Germans

by Patrick Young, Esq. on February 20, 2015  

An index to our articles on German immigrants during the Civil War.


Si se puede!

Obama to Seek Emergency Stay to Allow Administrative Relief to Move Forward

by Christian Bonawandt on February 20, 2015  

The Department of Justice will file for a stay of the injunction by Monday.


Texas doesn't charge enough for driver's licenses.

Court Blocked Administrative Relief Over Cost of Driver’s Licenses

by Patrick Young, Esq. on February 20, 2015  

The judge that ruled to block administrative relief did so on the basis that states such as Texas charge residents less for driver's licenses than it costs to issue them.


Resources for immigrant students.

Scholarships Available to Immigrants Regardless of Status

by Francis Madi on February 18, 2015  

Your immigration status should not inhibit you from going to college and pursuing your educational dreams!

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