Policy Analysis

Policy Analysis

  Press Release Contact: Rachel Reyes rreyes@cmsny.org; 212.337.3080 Released, June 26, 2012 Center for Migration Studies and Scalabrini International Migration Network Urge Congressional Action in Light of the Supreme Court’s Decision in Arizona v. United States The Center for Migration...

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On June 15, 2012, President Barack Obama announced that the so-called “DREAMers”- young people raised in the United States but without legal status – would be granted “deferred action” in two-year increments, as well as work authorization.  “Deferred action” is...

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The US refugee protection system has long been a source of national pride and a symbol of US openness to the world’s dispossessed.   This system seeks to enable those fleeing persecution to reach protection, while preventing terrorist and criminal infiltration;...

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