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A Message Regarding COVID-19

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  • Infamous Immigration Detention Center Closes, But More Work Needs to Be Done
    December 9, 2022

    After years of advocacy and widespread abuse, Berks County officials announced that the federal government was ending its contract for the Berks County detention center on January 31, 2023. Advocacy led by a group of organizations called the Shut Down Berks Coalition celebrated the news. Formally named the Berks County Residential Center, the Pennsylvania facility […] The post Infamous Immigration Detention Center Closes, But More Work Needs to Be Done appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]

  • TPS Extension Offers Only a Temporary Fix
    December 8, 2022

    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for citizens of El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras, Nepal, Haiti, and Sudan in November. The extension lasts until June 30, 2024 and is the result of litigation filed after the Trump administration attempted to end TPS for those countries. To provide even […] The post TPS Extension Offers Only a Temporary Fix appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]

  • Time Is Running Out for Congress to Act on Immigration This Year
    December 8, 2022

    Can immigration avoid a cold winter in Congress? That’s the question immigrants and their advocates are asking as time runs out on the current Congress. The fate of Afghan evacuees, Dreamers, farmworkers and others who are stuck in our outdated immigration system hinges in the short term on whether crucial legislation can be passed before […] The post Time Is Running Out for Congress to Act on Immigration This Year appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]

  • The Supreme Court Takes on Enforcement Priorities and Other Immigration Questions in Its 2022 – 2023 Term
    November 30, 2022

    The Supreme Court will tackle more hot button immigration issues in its 2022 – 2023 term. Front and center is the Biden administration’s effort to set immigration enforcement priorities. But the Court will also consider what a noncitizen must do to get federal court review of immigration court decisions. It may also accept review of […] The post The Supreme Court Takes on Enforcement Priorities and Other Immigration Questions in Its 2022 – 2023 Term appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]

  • Talking Turkey: How to Appreciate Another View at the Dinner Table
    November 24, 2022

    Irrespective of your politics, no matter your football allegiances, the joy of Thanksgiving binds you with millions of others who are also celebrating togetherness. Some of us might gather with family and friends, while others might celebrate as a community of neighbors. Some will enjoy menu-staples, such as turkey and mash potatoes, while others might […] The post Talking Turkey: How to Appreciate Another View at the Dinner Table appeared first on Immigration Impact. […]