IMMIGRATION

Thousands of Virginia families continue to be adversely affected by poor immigration policies, discrimination, and wage inequality. This includes nearly 12,000 DREAMers in the Commonwealth—your neighbors. Fair immigration policies allow hardworking immigrants to pursue the American dream and contribute productively to our communities.

Facing Uncertain Immigration Policy, Virginia Immigrants Looked To General Assembly for...

After attempting to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which protected many young immigrants, the Trump administration is now forced by...

Sanctuary City Ban Heads to Governor’s Desk

A bill to ban “sanctuary cities” in Virginia is on its way to the governor's desk. However,  Gov. Ralph Northam has already pledged to...

Cline Puts Hold on Sanctuary City Ban Bill in Hopes to...

After hearing opposition from the governor's administration, Del. Ben Cline, R-Amherst, is hoping to work on local immigration enforcement with Gov. Ralph Northam this...

Virginia Immigrants Ask for Driving Permission; Senate Rejects Bill, House Waiting...

In some parts of rural Virginia, it can take 45 minutes to drive to the closest grocery store. For many, being without a car...

Virginia Senate Committee Denies In-State Tuition for DACA Recipients; House Bill...

The price increase of college tuition has created one of the biggest debt crises in modern history. Between 1985 and 2011, the average tuition...