This election season has drawn enormous attention to the anxiety that many Americans in economically-distressed rural places seem to feel about immigration. And yet, as sociologists Patrick J. Carr, Daniel T. Lichter, and Maria J. Kefalas found in a 2012…

Aug. 16 — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s plan for “extreme vetting” of immigrants and a temporary halt on immigration from certain regions could wind up shuttering employment-based immigration, American Immigration Lawyers Association President William Stock said Aug. 16. Trump’s…

Imagine the hushed and excited conversation in the gilded Trump situation room, as the Donald’s part-time speechwriters were rousted from near-fatal hibernation to actually write a speech that would highlight huge foreign policy issues like terrorism and illegal immigration. Although…

America is a melting pot, especially when compared to other nations around the world, including Europe. My own father and all four of my grandparents were immigrants. Their descendants include physicians, teachers, police officers, and military heroes. On the other…

WASHINGTON state is a great place to call home, and with good reason. Business is booming and neighborhoods are vibrant. Much of this, in large part, is because immigrants and refugees are setting down new roots and making vital contributions…

Candidates in three key Central Florida congressional races debated guns, immigration and partisan gridlock during a community forum Tuesday night at the Orlando Science Center. The forum, organized by the League of Women Voters and the AARP, was moderated by…

LOS ANGELES —The impact of the immigrant workforce is significant, especially in Los Angeles County, which is home to approximately 3.5 million immigrants, according to a University of Southern California (USC) study. Additionally, immigrants are responsible for about 40 percent…