The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee announced that it will hold a confirmation hearing on the nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas to lead the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on January 19, a day before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.
How often has reconciliation been used? Since 1980, lawmakers have enacted 20 budget reconciliation bills to steer controversial budgetary policies through the Senate.
The Coronavirus Relief Act includes a new round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
Bill ends ‘marriage penalty’ and allows families to recover previously denied covid-relief checks
More than 80% of Republican voters and more than 90% of all voters support stimulus payments for U.S. citizens in mixed-status families.
The deal ends ‘marriage penalty’ but still leaves millions of U.S. citizen children without relief.
U.S. citizen children of non citizens should not be discriminated against because of the accidents of their birth.
In the spring, stimulus checks excluded almost 2 million Americans because their spouse or parents are non-citizens.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced on December 7, 2020 that they will be accepting new DACA applications, advance parole
Elected leaders from both parties joined business leaders and advocates from across the country in calling for urgent immigration solutions.