Immigration

Tell Lehigh County To Rescind Sanctuary Status

According to DHS/ICE Lehigh County is a limited Sanctuary county because it requires ICE detention orders to be accompanied by a judge’s order. That is an absurd policy. The decision to comply with any given ICE request rests with the Department of Corrections. It always has. No written policy is required and doing so creates […]

July 17, 2018

Trump Ends ‘Catch and Release’

President Trump signed a memorandum on Friday ordering agencies to “expeditiously end” the practice known as “catch and release” that allows immigrants caught in the U.S. without proper documents to be released from detention while their cases play out in court. The memo signed by Trump orders the Department of Homeland Security, in coordination with […]

April 8, 2018

Northampton County Passes Resolution Supporting HR3003 & HR3004

Northampton County Council passed a resolution on Sept 7th asking Senators Toomey & Casey to support H.R. 3003 & H.R. 3004 Federal immigration bills.  Pictured  from left to right are: Joan Rosenthal (LVTP Immigration Committee member) Dean Browning (LVTP Immigration Committee Chairman) Hayden Phillips (Northampton County Councilman) and Arlene Klocek (LVTP Immigration Committee member) .

September 9, 2017

Sign our petition to Build The Wall

Sign our petition to “Build The Wall” and to get the US Senate to move two bills that passed the US House six months ago.

June 8, 2018

Trump Immigration Principles and Policies

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release October 08, 2017 President Donald J. Trump’s Letter to House and Senate Leaders & Immigration Principles and Policies   President Donald J. Trump’s Letter to House and Senate Leaders: I am pleased to transmit to you my Administration’s principles for reforming our Nation’s immigration […]

October 12, 2017