Virginia Coalition for Immigrant Rights Applauds Federal Immigration Legislation; Calls for Additional Reforms

For Immediate Release. April 17, 2013 Virginia Coalition for Immigrant Rights Applauds Federal Immigration Legislation; Calls for Additional Reforms “The bill, as we understand it, represents an important step toward immigration reform that benefits all Americans,” said Jay Brown, the Director of the Office of Justice & Peace for the Catholic Diocese of Richmond. “We must […]

Virginia Mulls In-State Tuition for Undocumented Immigrants

Aranda-Yanoc said the bills under consideration could help thousands of students in the state. About 38,000 young immigrants in Virginia might be eligible for deferred action, officials estimate. Allowing such students to pay in-state college tuition in Virginia would have little if any financial impact on the commonwealth, according to an analysis of the legislation […]

Delegado de origen latino impulsa DREAM Act en Virginia (Tiempo Latino)

Articulo publicado en El TIEMPO LATINO. El delegado estatal Alfonso López (D-Arlington) anunció el martes 11 que introducirá en la Asamblea de Virginia un proyecto legislativo para beneficiar a estudiantes indocumentados. “Presentaré una versión del DREAM Act ni bien empiece la sesión legislativa en enero”, dijo López a El Tiempo Latino, después de hacer el […]