AILA Correspondence

AILA Statement on the Nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

2/3/2017
AILA submitted a statement to the United States Senate on the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) of Attorney General, stating that “AILA is deeply troubled by the likely confirmation of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General.”
AILA Doc. No. 17020238

Sign-On Letter to President Trump on Withdrawing EB-5 “Midnight Rule”

1/20/2017
On 1/20/17, AILA joined a number of EB-5 stakeholder groups in urging President Trump to withdraw the EB-5 “midnight rule” proposed by USCIS on 1/13/17.
AILA Doc. No. 17012462

Sign-On Letter to President-Elect Trump Regarding DACA

1/18/2017
On 1/18/17, AILA and 867 other national, state, and local religious, civil rights, ethnic, and immigration rights organizations asked President-Elect Trump to continue DACA.
AILA Doc. No. 17011966

Sign-On Letter to IACHR Requesting Hearing on Access to Asylum in the U.S.

1/15/2017
On 1/15/17, AILA joined other organizations in requesting a thematic hearing during the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights’ (IACHR) 161 Period of Sessions on measures taken by or at the request of the U.S. that impede access to asylum and interfere with the right to family life.
AILA Doc. No. 17011704