Tag: TPS

Rep Lamar Smith

Congressional Hearing Today on Bill to Curtail Obama Administration Immigration Powers

The HALT Act, a bill introduced by Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas takes aim at the Obama administration’s executive powers to grant waivers allowing undocumented immigrants to stay in the U.S.

Pakistani immigrants requested Temporary Protected Status after devastating floods in their home country - Photo: Mohsin Zaheer

Bill Seeking Temporary Reprieve for Undocumented Pakistanis Died With 111th Congress

The measure would have provided Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to undocumented Pakistanis after the country’s catastrophic floods last year.