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#Immigration Reform

# immigration-reform - Sunday 31 January, 2021

'We expect something - but it won't change overnight': Hopes for undocumented Irish under Biden administration
# In America
# In America

'We expect something - but it won't change overnight': Hopes for undocumented Irish under Biden administration

Jan 31st 2021, 7:30 AM 18,104 Views 21 Comments

A US-based immigration lawyer from Limerick has said Biden looks set to reverse many Trump measures.

# immigration-reform - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Race, immigration, and water water everywhere – the year in Irish and American politics
# Transatlantic
# Transatlantic

Race, immigration, and water water everywhere – the year in Irish and American politics

Dec 30th 2014, 8:00 AM 51 Views 13 Comments

It was a year of unrest and protest on both sides of the Atlantic, writes Larry Donnelly.

# immigration-reform - Friday 21 November, 2014

Opinion: At last, a lifeline for the undocumented Irish in the US
# Immigration Reform
# Immigration Reform

Opinion: At last, a lifeline for the undocumented Irish in the US

Nov 21st 2014, 12:00 PM 76 Views 35 Comments

President Obama’s action is the first ray of light in a long time for undocumented Irish men and women effectively trapped in the shadows of places like Boston, New York, Chicago and San Francisco.

Irish undocumented migrants in the USA could be able to visit home
# Reform
# Reform

Irish undocumented migrants in the USA could be able to visit home

Nov 21st 2014, 7:24 AM 12,972 Views 42 Comments

President Obama has offered undocumented migrants protection from deportation.

# immigration-reform - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Flanagan: 'Our commitment to Irish abroad remains strong'
# Diaspora
# Diaspora

Flanagan: 'Our commitment to Irish abroad remains strong'

Sep 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,963 Views 23 Comments

The Minister for Foreign Affairs will meet members of the Irish community in New York later today.

# immigration-reform - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Opinion: The undocumented Irish in the US need and deserve our help
# Emigration
# Emigration

Opinion: The undocumented Irish in the US need and deserve our help

Jun 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 89 Views 62 Comments

About 50,000 Irish citizens currently live in the US without legal status – we can’t just turn our backs on them.

# immigration-reform - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Obama will continue to be 'a strong ally' of Ireland - Jen O’Malley Dillon
# Immigration Reform
# Immigration Reform

Obama will continue to be 'a strong ally' of Ireland - Jen O’Malley Dillon

Apr 26th 2014, 8:30 PM 14,802 Views 84 Comments

President Obama’s former deputy campaign manager said politics was a difficult career regardless of your gender.

# immigration-reform - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Obama pushes immigration reform with Republicans reeling after shutdown
# Undocumented Irish
# Undocumented Irish

Obama pushes immigration reform with Republicans reeling after shutdown

Oct 24th 2013, 5:47 PM 7,794 Views 1 Comment

The immigration reform bill was passed by the Senate in June but is yet to make it’s way through Congress.

# immigration-reform - Friday 28 June, 2013

Tánaiste: US Senate vote brings immigration reform a step closer
# Irish In America
# Irish In America

Tánaiste: US Senate vote brings immigration reform a step closer

Jun 28th 2013, 7:32 AM 2,426 Views 6 Comments

Eamon Gilmore has welcomed the US Senate’s support for comprehensive immigration reform as the proposed law now goes to the House of Representatives.

# immigration-reform - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Immigration reform passes crucial hurdle in US Senate
# US Senate
# US Senate

Immigration reform passes crucial hurdle in US Senate

Jun 11th 2013, 9:58 PM 9,877 Views 38 Comments

It is hoped the Senate will pass the bill, which provides a 13-year pathway to citizenship for the more than 11 million living illegally in the United States, by the July 4 break.

# immigration-reform - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Immigration law would end 'hardship and uncertainty' for undocumented Irish
# Immigration
# Immigration

Immigration law would end 'hardship and uncertainty' for undocumented Irish

Apr 17th 2013, 6:05 PM 9,146 Views 39 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has welcomed the publication of a draft law to radically reform the US immigration system.

# immigration-reform - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Obama pledges new drive on US immigration reform
# Immigration Reform
# Immigration Reform

Obama pledges new drive on US immigration reform

Nov 14th 2012, 7:40 PM 5,725 Views 23 Comments

Obama’s second term could be good news for the estimated 50,000 Irish people living illegally in the United States.

# immigration-reform - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Kenny expects new drive to legalise undocumented Irish in US
# Immigration Reform
# Immigration Reform

Kenny expects new drive to legalise undocumented Irish in US

May 10th 2011, 4:17 PM 1,286 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach tells the Dáil that new security laws being prepared in the US could mean a new drive to legalise Irish immigrants.