“The President’s executive action, while a good start, is just a temporary first step. Congress needs to stop pointing fingers and get to work on this vital issue." said national League President Elisabeth MacNamara.
The League of Women Voters today hailed Senate passage of the comprehensive immigration reform bill. "There are some troublesome items in the bill," said Elisabeth MacNamara, President of the League of Women Voters of the U.S., "but overall it is a positive step forward."
This administration's decision to rescind the 'Dreamers' program is shameful and does not serve national interest. As a country of immigrants, we are made stronger by our diversity.
The League of Women Voters urges members of Congress to vote NO on the Goodlatte bill and NO on the Ryan compromise.
The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that the Trump Administration's travel ban is within the president’s authority.
The House of Representatives today in a 121-301 vote rejected the Ryan Compromise immigration legislation.