COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM

National Welcoming Week – Celebrating Diversity and Inclusion  

This week we are celebrating National welcoming week, an initiative of the Welcoming America movement, when Welcoming America partners across the country, like Long...
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Why Don’t Undocumented Immigrants Just Get In Line?

Many Americans wonder why all immigrants do not just come to the United States legally or simply “get in line” if they are unauthorized....
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Did My Family Really Come “Legally”? Today’s Immigration Laws Created a New Reality

Many people assume that their family immigrated to the United States legally, or did it “the right way.” In most cases, this statement does...

Lox of Opportunity: The Story of Bagelman Owner Ray Parada

Each month, Long Island Wins Executive Director Maryann Sinclair Slutsky publishes a column in the Anton Community Newspapers. Here’s the April 2015 column: Bagelman has...

Two Countries, No Home

When we hear the term “DREAMers” today, we often think of a group of young immigrants brought to the U.S. without documentation by their...
House Speaker John Boehner failed to get even his own modest immigration proposal through the House of Representatives.

New York Times Editorial Rips Congress for Immigration Failures

A New York Times editorial spoke to the sorry result of Congress’s inability to make any effort in the last year to reform immigration....
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Senate Votes Not to Pass Anti-Immigrant DHS Funding Bill

On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate voted against passing a measure that would have overturned President Barack Obama’s administrative relief program, end the three-year-old DACA...
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Boehner Lawsuit an Admission of Failure

House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he will try to thwart the will of the American people by filing a lawsuit to halt...