Immigration Newsmaker: Jerry Kammer Discusses His New Book, "Losing Control"

The Center streamed an Immigration Newsmaker conversation on July 8, at 2 p.m. EDT featuring the author of "Losing Control", Jerry Kammer – a Center fellow and a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter. David Frum, a senior editor at The Atlantic, lead the discussion, which focused on how Washington’s failure to control illegal immigration provoked the populist backlash that powered Donald Trump to victory in the 2016 presidential election.

Refugee Placement and Medical Concerns Amid a Covid-19 Pandemic and an Economic Crisis

During the "suspension" period, from March 19 through June 17, 285 refugees were placed in American communities. There is no indication that refugees are being tested for the Covid-19 virus overseas or placed under quarantine upon arrival. 

Stopping Chinese Infiltration of U.S. Educational and Research Institutions

Foreign students and exchange scholars from certain countries — predominantly, but not exclusively, the People's Republic of China — represent an extraordinary risk to the United States through their extracurricular espionage activities.

It is becoming clear that the federal government has finally started to focus in earnest on the danger posed by China's pervasive espionage efforts, particularly in and around U.S. universities and research institutions. 

Panel: President Trump Extends and Broadens Protections for American Workers

The Center hosted a livestream panel discussing the presidential proclamation suspending entry of immigrants who present risk to the U.S. labor market during the economic recovery following the COVID-19 outbreak. 

Printable Scorecard: Rate Trump's Upcoming Immigration Proclamation

Blog: Trump Expands the Foreign-Worker Ban

SCOTUS: DACA Cannot Be Ended, Yet

Video and Transcript Available

The Center hosted a livestream to discuss today's ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States in Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California.

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After the Supreme Court’s DACA Ruling, What’s Next?

SCOTUS Strikes Down DACA Rescission

New Book: Losing Control
New Book: Losing Control
Refugee Placement Amid a Covid-19
Refugee Placement Amid a Covid-19
Stopping Chinese Infiltration
Stopping Chinese Infiltration
Presidential Proclamation
Presidential Proclamation
SCOTUS: DACA Cannot Be Ended, Yet
SCOTUS: DACA Cannot Be Ended, Yet

The Center streamed an Immigration Newsmaker conversation on July 8, at 2 p.m. EDT featuring the author of "Losing Control", Jerry Kammer – a Center fellow and a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter. David Frum, a senior editor at The Atlantic, lead the discussion, which focused on how Washington’s failure to control illegal immigration provoked the populist backlash that powered Donald Trump to victory in the 2016 presidential election.

During the "suspension" period, from March 19 through June 17, 285 refugees were placed in American communities. There is no indication that refugees are being tested for the Covid-19 virus overseas or placed under quarantine upon arrival. 

Foreign students and exchange scholars from certain countries — predominantly, but not exclusively, the People's Republic of China — represent an extraordinary risk to the United States through their extracurricular espionage activities.

It is becoming clear that the federal government has finally started to focus in earnest on the danger posed by China's pervasive espionage efforts, particularly in and around U.S. universities and research institutions. 

The Center hosted a livestream panel discussing the presidential proclamation suspending entry of immigrants who present risk to the U.S. labor market during the economic recovery following the COVID-19 outbreak. 

Printable Scorecard: Rate Trump's Upcoming Immigration Proclamation

Blog: Trump Expands the Foreign-Worker Ban

Video and Transcript Available

The Center hosted a livestream to discuss today's ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States in Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California.

Read Also: 

After the Supreme Court’s DACA Ruling, What’s Next?

SCOTUS Strikes Down DACA Rescission

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DHS and DOJ Propose Rule Barring Asylum to Curb Disease Spread

Provides a framework for aliens subject to expulsion under HHS authority

Proposed regulations would clarify that DHS and DOJ "may consider emergency public health concerns based on communicable disease due to potential international threats from the spread of pandemics" in assessing whether an alien poses a danger to the national security and is therefore barred from receiving asylum, statutory withholding of removal, and withholding of removal under the Convention Against Torture.
Topics: Asylum

No, Not All Hong Kongers Should Be Granted Entry to the United States

Jimmy Quinn has written an op-ed for National Review entitled "Let Hong Kongers Come to the United States". I hold deep sympathies for Hong Kong residents; at least those who are adamantly opposed to the ruthless dismantling of their democracy by the People's Republic of China. But Quinn's proposal is a terrible idea and should be given no countenance for several reasons.