AILA's Featured Issues pages provide a one-stop shop on current immigration-related issues that AILA is actively tracking. This includes government actions and resources, AILA's policy recommendations, and materials and talking points to engage with Congress and the press.Start Your Research
With the 2020 elections approaching and immigration at the forefront of national debate, the AILA 2020 Election Guide provides an easily accessible resource for AILA members, Congress, and the public. The Guide shows each presidential candidate's positions and proposals for reforming and modernizing America's immigration system. The Guide draws upon candidates' campaign materials, public statements, and responses to a survey AILA sent to candidates. In addition, the Guide presents AILA's positions and recommendations on key immigration issues.
Upcoming campaign events: Iowa Caucus, February 3 | Democratic Debates: February 7, February 19, February 25 | Super Tuesday, March 3 | Democratic Convention: July 13-16 | Republican Convention: August 24–27 | Election Day: November 3.
Register for the AILA University Video Roundtable on February 28 entitled “Super Tuesday: Where Do Top Presidential Candidates Stand on Immigration?”
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*Candidates who've submitted statements to AILA are highlighted above with red and blue borders around their images. Click on a candidate's image to read their statement.
**Special thanks to Cara Pavlak, AILA's 2019 Policy Apprentice and masters candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, UT-Austin, whose incredible writing, research, and creativity made the AILA 2020 Election Guide possible.