Our new office location is 426 Barcellus Avenue, Ste 303, Santa Maria, CA 93454 In order to better serve our clients, and to accommodate our growth and presence on the Central Coast we are excited to announce our new office location. We will continue to diligently...
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Our office has moved to our new location at 301 E. Chapel Street, Santa Maria, CA 93454
Who Enforces Immigration Policy Anyway?
August 10, 2022
The lack of a major overhaul in the United States’ immigration system for roughly thirty years has created an ecosystem where states have attempted to insert their authority over immigration, especially when it comes to enforcement. Texas has made headlines with its tougher approach and outsized role in shaping America’s immigration enforcement policy, while some […] The post Who Enforces Immigration Policy Anyway? appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]
Senate Rejects Harmful Immigration Amendments to Inflation Reduction Act
August 8, 2022
On Sunday after nearly 24 hours of deliberation, the Senate passed a historic budget reconciliation package, known as the “Inflation Reduction Act,” that rejected a series of harsh immigration enforcement provisions and approved a myriad of federal programs climate change, tax enforcement, and healthcare. The version of the bill that was introduced did not include […] The post Senate Rejects Harmful Immigration Amendments to Inflation Reduction Act appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]
Debunking Major Myths About Immigrants’ Socioeconomic Status in the US
August 4, 2022
Opponents of immigration often claim that European immigrants who came to the United States in the late 19th and early 20th centuries are radically different than the Latin Americans and Asians who immigrate here today. A new book by two economic historians disproves that by examining several of the most widely held myths about economic […] The post Debunking Major Myths About Immigrants’ Socioeconomic Status in the US appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]
New Report Reveals Widespread Failures by DHS To Prosecute Immigration Court Cases
August 3, 2022
Thousands of immigration court cases have been dismissed this year for an astonishing reason: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has failed to file the most basic paperwork with the courts. According to a report released last week by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) of Syracuse University, tens of thousands of cases across the […] The post New Report Reveals Widespread Failures by DHS To Prosecute Immigration Court Cases appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]
Bond Hearings for Asylum Seekers Are Latest Casualty of the Recent Supreme Court Term
August 2, 2022
For almost two decades, asylum seekers taken into Border Patrol custody who passed a “credible fear” interview have been eligible to seek release from detention on bond while they go through the asylum process. But now that right is gone. On July 29, a federal district court in Washington erased a key legal victory which […] The post Bond Hearings for Asylum Seekers Are Latest Casualty of the Recent Supreme Court Term appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]