Reuniting Immigrant Families Act
Report: Increased Deportations Could Put More Kids in Foster Care
The immigration policy changes made thus far by the Trump Administration may, in some states, fuel a surge in the number of children who enter foster care, according to a new report from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC).
The California Trust Act: A Stepping Stone for National Reform
By Adam Lane California’s implementation of a state immigration reform law could reduce the number of children entering foster care, advocates and researchers suggest. The California Trust Act, authored by Assemblyman Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco), limits deportations to only those individual(s) who have committed serious crimes and not simply have minor convictions.