Immigration

We are a nation of immigrants, and it is our responsibility to ensure that all who come here, whether for a short time or to make a new life, are treated with humanity and dignity. We must transform our immigration system into one that acknowledges and promotes the right of all people to make their way in a new place, where they can live in peace, happiness, and safety.

• Institute a moratorium on deportations until a thorough audit of past practices and policies is complete.

• Reinstate and expand DACA and develop a humane policy for those seeking asylum.

• Offer VISAs to DREAMERS so they can attend school and get jobs.

• Dismantle cruel and inhumane deportation programs and detention centers and reunite families who have been separatedDismantle cruel and inhumane deportation programs and detention centers and reunite families who have been separated.

• Create a clear pathway to citizenship/permanent residency for all undocumented immigrants.