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Immigration Reform

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Virgil Wiebe

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Transcript of Immigration Reform

Immigration Reform For the Least of These
LOBBY
Vestibulo
- Arriving Aliens
- Parolees
- DACA
HOTEL ROOMS
Cuartos
"Non-Immigrants"
APARTMENTS
Apartamentos
Permanent Residency
Citizenship
Who are "Non-Immigrants"?
Cooperativo
COOP
Mennonite Convention
July 4, 2013

Virgil Wiebe
University of St. Thomas
SANCTUARY
Floor of Refuge
santuario
Who is on the Floor
of Refuge?
Asylees and Refugees
Torture Victims
Trafficking Victims
Victims of Crime & Domestic Violence
Temporary Protected Status
Unaccompanied Kids
Some Examples:
"DACA"
DREAMERS
Haitian Boat
People
Proposed
Registered
Provisional
Immigrant
Dreamers
Agricultural Workers
Unauthorized
BASEMENT
Sotano
Unauthorized Status
DUNGEON
Bartolina
Immigration
Detention
Citizenship
Permanent Residence
[Hold this space. . .]
Refuge
Non-Immigrants
Persons Seeking Admission
Unauthorized Status
Detention
The US
Immigration
Hotel

What is the existing system?
What changes are being proposed?
What can you do?
Spouses & Children of US Citizens (NO Waiting list)
Unmarried Sons/Daughters of USC
Spouses and Children of Residents
Unmarried Sons/Daughters
of Residents
Married Sons/Daughters of US citizens
Siblings of US Citizens
FAMILY GREEN CARDS
UPGRADE
EMPLOYMENT GREEN CARDS
Extraordinary Ability
Investors
Labor Certification
"Certain Special Immigrants"
PROPOSED EMPLOYMENT SYSTEM
Two tiered Point Based System
- Skilled and Less Skilled
- Education, employment, family, occupation, English ability, age, nationality
MORE GREEN CARD CHANGES
- Clear the backlog of cases in 7 years
- Then allow "Registered Permanent Immigrants" to get Green Cards
Wait for it. . . .
PROPOSED CHANGES
S. 744
Border Security on Steroids
Permanent Residence
Interior Enforcement
Non-Immigrant Reforms


What Can You Do?
Paul and the Roman Centurion
whoismyrepresentative.org
www.mcc.org
www.lirs.org
www.cambio-us.org
Proposed Changes
19,000 Border Agents
Lots more fencing & surveillance
More prosecutions of illegal crossings
Drones, drones and more drones
"Militarizing the Border"
Proposed Improvements
Asylum procedures improvements
Protections for kids and mentally ill
Expanded protections for workers
Proposed Changes
Entry-Exit Controls boosted
Mandatory E-Verify
Harsher Employer Sanctions
Expanded Inadmissibility Grounds
Proposed Improvements
Reduces barriers to family reunification
Group identification of refugees
Anti-smuggling and trafficking measures
Stateless persons
Proposed Changes
New "W" Visa for unskilled workers
farmworkers
non-agricultural workers
Who are Citizens?
US born
US parents
Naturalized
Derivative
Acts 22: The Roman Centurion & Paul
10 years
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