Attorney General Mark R. Herring is calling out the DOE for abdicating its responsibility to millions of student loan borrowers.
Attorney General Mark Herring is leading a coalition of state attorneys general in the fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban
Attorney General Mark Herring is continuing the fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring comments on President Trump’s revocation of his original travel ban.
New research has been released on the contributions of immigrants in Virginia’s Sixth Congressional District.
New data emphasizes the contributions of immigrants to Virginia agriculture and the need for immigration reform.
AG Mark Herring made the nation’s first arguments in court on why President Donald Trump’s immigration ban should be stopped.
Sen. Mark Warner spoke out today against the nomination of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions to be the next Attorney General.
AG Mark Herring is joining in an amicus brief in support of the federal lawsuit against the Trump immigration ban.
A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to provide Virginia with a list of all impacted by the executive order on immigration.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring today brought legal action against President Trump for his executive order on immigration.
AG Mark Herring has formally requested additional information on detentions in Virginia resulting from President Trump’s executive order.
Attorney General Mark Herring issued the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order on immigration.
Father Daniel Robayo, pastor of Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Harrisonburg, talks about local efforts to advocate for immigrants’ rights.
Congressman Gerry Connolly will discuss the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents program Friday.
The real costs of illegal immigration are something no family should be forced to pay.
Congressmen Randy Forbes (VA-04) and Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statements after introducing H.R. 4856,
Each year, March 16 marks an important date for those who cherish peace and harmony between human beings: Open Borders Day.
While politicians rancorously debate Syrian refugees and undocumented Mexican immigrants, a far more questionable immigration issue needs addressing: Cuba.
Today, U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine joined an amicus brief to the Supreme Court in support of the President’s November 2014 executive actions on immigration.
An undocketed bill that had been heard and passed by indefinitely at a previous Senate committee meeting was revived and ultimately reported on a straight party line vote.
As a Catholic, I have several concerns about the Holy Father’s criticism of the United States immigration policy.
Sen. Bernie Sanders issued a statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to review a legal challenge to President Obama’s immigration overhaul.
Anyone who cares about the question “What would Jesus do?” should recognize the hostile stance being rewarded by Donald Trump’s supporters as un-Christian.
Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Virginia) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act
Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine joined in filing an amicus brief with the Supreme Court in support of the President’s 2014 executive actions on immigration.
It’s not about what we’re telling the world when we react to terrorism by pushing yet again to close our borders to people fleeing a civil war.
Virginia Organizing will hold a demonstration at U.S. Representative Bob Goodlatte’s Harrisonburg office on Friday at 3 p.m. to stand in support of President Barack Obama’s executive order that created Deferred Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA) to provide relief for parents of U.S.-born children and expanded the popular Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Put down the pen and phone, Mr. President. That was the message from a federal appeals court just a few days ago. In a victory for the Constitution and the American people, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld an injunction preventing President Obama’s executive amnesty on immigration from being implemented.
Hillary Clinton statement on Fifth Circuit Court ruling on President Obama’s executive actions on immigration
Following last night’s ruling by a three-judge panel from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit upholding an injunction against President Obama’s executive actions on immigration, Hillary Clinton released the following statement.
The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld an injunction to block implementation of executive orders on immigration, including Deferred Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA) and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
many Americans are deeply frustrated and angry over the state of illegal immigration in our nation today. The real battle over immigration isn’t simply about the number of individuals coming across our borders illegally. Those are the effects of something deeper.
The Roger Mudd Center for Ethics at Washington and Lee University will examine “The Ethics of Citizenship” during its 2015–2016 lecture and conference series.
We are a nation founded on the rule of law. The rule of law centers on the premise that in our democratic republic, the laws of the land reflect the will of the people. The rule of law also requires that it be faithfully applied to everyone – regardless of who they are.
In recent weeks, the House Judiciary Committee has been working to examine the dangerous immigration policies adopted by some state and local governments.
Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Virginia) released a statement after voting in favor of the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act, H.R. 3009, which would prevent state and local governments from receiving federal grants if their laws, policies, or procedures inhibit the enforcement of immigration laws.
A political advocacy group said Friday that the Republican Party presidential nominee in 2016 will need the votes of 47 percent of Latinos nationally to win a majority of the popular vote.
“No.” Unfortunately, that is what many sanctuary cities have told the federal government regarding the enforcement of our immigration laws.
We are a nation of immigrants and our immigration system has contributed to the greatness of the United States. However, we are also a nation of laws. The Administration cannot disregard the rule of law. Our immigration laws must be enforced.
Virginia Organizing and NewBridges Immigrant Resource Center will host a workshop featuring a senior trial attorney from the Department of Justice, Office of Special Council for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices, Lisa Zamd, to provide information for employers on how to avoid discrimination in hiring practices.
Attorney General Mark R. Herring is joining 14 other states and the District of Columbia today in filing an amicus brief advocating for recently announced federal immigration reforms that “will increase State tax revenue, enhance public safety, and help avoid tragic situations in which parents are deported away from their U.S. citizen children, who are left to rely on state services or extended family.”