Trump Proposes Exorbitant Fee Hikes For Citizenship, Asylum, DACA, and Other Forms of Status

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2019 CONTACT: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND fernanda@communicationshop.us Trump Proposes Exorbitant Fee Hikes For Citizenship, Asylum, DACA, and Other Forms of Status  Administration’s Proposals Come As Congress Members, NPNA Fight to Protect Working Class and Low-Income Immigrants Already Struggling with High Cost of Application Fees WASHINGTON – The National Partnership for New…

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USCIS Attacks Working Class and Low-Income Immigrants by Limiting Access to Citizenship Based on Wealth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 25, 2019 CONTACT: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND fernanda@communicationshop.us USCIS Attacks Working Class and Low-Income Immigrants by Limiting Access to Citizenship Based on Wealth NPNA Condemns Limiting Citizenship and Other Forms of Relief   WASHINGTON – The National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) and its coalition of 35 immigrant and refugee rights…

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Inspiring Speakers Featured for the NIIC 2019 in Detroit

Largest Immigrant and Refugee Integration Conference in the Nation Starts Sunday! DETROIT – A list of exemplary speakers will be featured at the 12th Annual “New American Dreams” National Immigrant Integration Conference (NIIC2019) starting Sunday, Oct 20, and going through Tuesday 22, in Detroit.Planned Parenthood’s Alexis McGill Johnson, the acting president and CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of…

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When Did Fighting for Citizenship Become Controversial?

The NIIC 2019 Examines and Strategizes Under a Changing Landscape That is Hurting Immigrants and Their Families   DETROIT  – With little over a week before the kick-off of the 12th Annual “New American Dreams” National Immigrant Integration Conference (NIIC2019) Oct 20-22, immigrant and refugee rights leaders are beginning to gather in Detroit to share ideas, organize and…

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Free Concert of Colors Features Chicano Band Las Cafeteras, Saladin Ahmed, Pathe Jassi, and Sean Blackman Trio

Artists Play at NIIC 2019 in Support of Unity and Diversity   DETROIT – As part of the 12th Annual “New American Dreams” National Immigrant Integration Conference (NIIC 2019) the Detroit’s renowned Concert of Colors world music festival will offer NIIC attendees and the greater Detroit community a free night of performances by a variety of acclaimed artists. Following the…

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NIIC 2019 Promises Strong Stand Against Policies Negatively Impacting Immigrants and Refugees

DETROIT – As the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) gears up for the  12th Annual “New American Dreams” National Immigrant Integration Conference (NIIC2019) Oct 20-22, the stakes could not be higher for those working on the front lines of immigrant and refugee issues. Last week, the Trump administration announced it would massively cut the level…

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NIIC 2019 “New American Dreams” Offers Inspiring Voices During Three-Day Conference in Detroit

WASHINGTON –While the federal government continues to wage an all-out war on immigrants and refugees on the public and policy fronts, the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) will present some of the most visionary and brave voices in the movement at it’s 12th Annual “New American Dreams” National Immigrant Integration Conference (NIIC 2019) in Detroit Oct…

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Refuge For Families Condemns Slashing Refugee Intake Limit

Refuge for Families, a transnational initiative to address and develop a humane and unified movement responsive to the plight of migrants along the Central America-US corridor, released the following statement in response to a Trump administration announcement that it would slash the number of refugees admitted into the country to 18,000 per year, down from…

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Federal Court Orders Trump Administration To Release Documents About Citizenship Backlogs

Court Says Immigrant Rights Groups Must Receive Documents Related to Backlogs and Wait Times WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) welcomes a federal court’s decision ordering the Trump administration to release information related to the backlog and processing delays of citizenship applications, as part of the government’s response to a Freedom…

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Citizenship Restrictions Violate Voting and Civil Rights

Civil Rights Commission Report Finds Government is Blocking Permanent Residents from Accessing Benefits and Voting WASHINGTON – The National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) and NPNA member organization, Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition (CIRC) applaud the conclusions of a report  released by the Colorado State Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights , calling for immediate…

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