I am so happy to announce that Jasmin Samy, Civil Rights Manager at CAIR-Washington State, a chapter of America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization will be appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday February 21st 2017 at 10am PST! She is deeply passionate about extending CAIR-WA’s work to reach thousands more than ever[…]
Here is a link to live stream of oral arguments of Appeal of Stay of Executive Order.
I am thrilled to announce that Kristie De Peña, Immigration Policy Counsel at the Niskanen Center in Washington D.C. will be appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday February 7th 2017 at 10am PST! Established in 2014, the Niskanen Center is a libertarian 501(c)(3) think tank that works to change public policy through direct engagement[…]
What a whirlwind of a week! On Friday 2/3/17 Our very own Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson sued the Administration and won a temporary restraining order (TRO) that is applicable nationwide. On Saturday morning (2/4/17), the Department of Homeland Security suspended the ban and sent an email through USCIS also. The Department of State simultaneously[…]
With three executive orders signed on immigration, we have at least three more to go, that we are aware of. The draft executive orders were leaked through Vox last week. One of them is about making high-skilled work visas restrictive. Here is the draft EO. Below is my summary. Which visas and programs are affected[…]
The executive orders are causing wide spread panic and are seeing confused application of the order at the airports. We are also hearing that processing of immigration cases are being suspended within the US too. While there is no official letter on the issue, the actions are speaking very loudly. Here are some things to[…]