Stories by Seth Hoy

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Posted on: Jul 10, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

Now that the Supreme Court has ruled, states are now attempting to interpret that ruling in an effort to implement its immigration law.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

Despite the devastating consequences of state immigration laws in Alabama and Arizona, legislators in other states have introduced similar enforcement bills this year.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

AB 131 vastly expanded undocumented students' access to in-state college and university funds, but restrictionists are quick to inaccurately call it expensive.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2011, Source: Immigrant Impact

Leaders of the the religious community argue HB 56 stifles access to faith, prohibiting church members from performing Christian rites like baptisms and marriages.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

These laws will scare off tourists from Latin American and the Caribbean who contribute billions to Florida’s economy and millions to the state's coffers.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

While some state legislatures keep pushing 'get-tough' policies, others are approaching the issue in more comprehensive ways.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

The wording of the measures actually denies citizenship to children born to U.S. soliders in bases overseas, which means Sen. McCain himself would not have AZ citizenship.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Te group argues that softening the harsh rhetoric on immigration and supporting positive immigration reform could help restore Hispanics voters’ faith.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

Expect an abundance of crazy in the new Congress.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

According to Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff, “local law enforcement resources should focus on criminal activities, not civil violations of federal code.”

Posted on: Nov 16, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

The DREAM Act is one area of immigration law that almost everyone supports.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

The question is whether these Senators actually care about efficient and common-sense enforcement of our laws, or just want to cast aspersions on the Administration's policy.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

Will obstructionists in Congress keep using immigration as a political piñata in the name of election politics, or put partisanship aside and fix our broken system?

Posted on: Sep 23, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

More people today understand the importance of DREAM to our economy, our military, and the future of our country than ever before.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

"If we can protect one part of our community by continuing to fight for our entire community, it is our responsibility to do so."

Posted on: Sep 14, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

“If you bought a home for $150,000, it’s because of the day laborers, the cheap labor. Everyone has a nice home right now. Thank the immigrants.”

Posted on: Aug 27, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

"This bill violates the rights of people in Florida without documentation. The Constitution protects all people, not just citizens."

Posted on: Aug 16, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

The truth is that majority of immigrants come to the U.S. to work, to reunite with their families, or to flee persecution—not to have children.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

The electoral consequences of the GOP’s efforts to alienate the fastest growing voting bloc in America is sure to backfire on the GOP.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

GOP pandering to immigration extremists who would rather amend the U.S. Constitution than reform our immigration system.