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Scalabrinian International Migration Network (SIMN) offers written testimony to U.S. House hearing on Unaccompanied Children and Families Fleeing Central America

FEV 04 2016 by SIMN

On February 4, 2016, the Scalabrinian International Migration Network (SIMN) submitted written testimony to the House Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on the plight of unaccompanied children and families fleeing violence in the northern triangle countries of Central America.

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Center for Migration Studies Reports Decline of the US Undocumented Population

FEV 21 2016 by CMS

New York, NY – In a critical new report released today, the Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) finds that the US undocumented population has fallen below 11 million for the first time since 2004.  The report also offers evidence that the Mexican-born undocumented population continues to decline, falling by more than 600,000 since 2010.  The paper further describes trends in the undocumented population over the past few years for selected countries of origin and states of residence.


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