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The Growing Political Power of Immigrants and Their Children Published: Oct 14, 2010 "At a time when federal, state, and local elections are often decided by small voting margins—with candidates frequently locked in ferocious competition for the ballots of those “voting blocs” that might turn the electoral tide in their favor—one large and growing bloc of voters has been consistently overlooked and politically underestimated: New
"Giving Facts a Fighting Chance: A Guide" Published: Oct 12, 2010 "This comprehensive Q&A guide reviews the most current research available, debunks myths, and answers some of the most common immigration-related questions, including those about worksite enforcement, border security, birthright citizenship, access to public benefits, immigrants and crime, immigrant integration, the economic impacts of immigration,
Visa Bulletin for November 2010 Published: Oct 12, 2010 Number 26 Volume IX Washington, D.C. A. STATUTORY NUMBERS 1. This bulletin summarizes the availability of immigrant numbers during November. Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; the
Current ICE Removals of Noncitizens Exceed Numbers Under Bush Administration Published: Oct 8, 2010 "Just released figures from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), however, show that during the first nine months of FY 2010, 279,035 non-U.S. citizens were removed from the country as a result of ICE enforcement. This number is ten (10) percent more than the same period during FY 2008 — the last fiscal year of the Bush administration. This
Obama Administration’s Year-One Report Card on Immigration Detention Reform Published: Oct 7, 2010 The National Immigrant Justice Center, Detention Watch Network, and Midwest Coalition for Human Rights have put together a report card grading the Obama administration's year-one progress on proposed immigration detention reforms. In sum, detention reform has been undermined by ICE's over-reliance on penal incarceration practices and by local ICE field
Asylum Statistics for FY 2010 Published: Sep 20, 2010 USCIS has provided asylum statistics through the end of April 2010. USCIS indicates that there are no major changes in the affirmative asylum program statistics although the volume of credible fear referrals is increasing. The following statitics have been provided: Credible Fear Statistics (1KB PDF) Reasonable Fear Statistics (1KB PDF) Monthly
Visa Bulletin for October 2010 Published: Sep 10, 2010 Number 25 Volume IX Washington, D.C. A. STATUTORY NUMBERS 1. This bulletin summarizes the availability of immigrant numbers during October. Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; the
2009 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics Published: Aug 26, 2010 2009 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics - August 2010 (PDF 112 pages, 4.91 MB) - "The Yearbook is a compendium of tables that provides data on foreign nationals who, during the specified fiscal year, were granted lawful permanent residence, were admitted into the United States on a temporary basis, applied for asylum or refugee status, or were