Immigration Reform: the Political Prospects, Integration of the Newly Legalized, and Implementation of a Large-Scale Legalization Program

When:
February 6, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2014-02-06T10:00:00-05:00
2014-02-06T11:30:00-05:00
Where:
Center for Migration Studies
307 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Rachel Reyes, Communications Coordinator
212-337-3080

Immigration Reform: the Political Prospects, Integration of the Newly Legalized, and Implementation of a Large-Scale Legalization Program

Thursday, February 6, 2014
10:00am to 11:30am
Center for Migration Studies
307 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022

The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) will be offering an event on the political prospects for immigration reform in 2014, the effect of reform proposals on immigrant integration, and creative responses to challenges related to the implementation of a large-scale legalization program in New York City and elsewhere.  The highly timely event will take place from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at CMS’s new office at 307 E. 60th Street (near Second Avenue) in Manhattan.  Speakers will include Kevin Appleby, the director of migration policy for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops; Maria Enchautegui, an economist with the Urban Institute who specializes in immigration policy; and Nisha Agarwal, Deputy Director for the Center for Popular Democracy in New York.  Registration is required and seating is limited.

To register, please email your name, title and organization to cms@cmsny.org.