Tag: Immigration and Nationality Act

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Marking 9/11 With Hope, Not Fear of the Other

Ten years ago, the U.S. political system was poised for major immigration reform. Then came the tragic events of 9/11/2001, and the national mood shifted towards fear of the immigrant, as opposed to an embrace.

U.S. Navy Sailors with ties to the Filipino community welcome the Philippine navy frigate BRP Gregorio del Pilar

De Leon: In Shadow of Debt Ceiling Debate, A Positive Immigration Bill Passes the House

With bipartisan support, the House of Representatives passed a bill to extend the time an active-duty service member of the Armed Forces has to petition for permanent resident status.