On Central American Independence Day, Business & Faith Leaders Call For New TPS Designations and Permanent Protections
Today, as various Central American nations and immigrants in the U.S. celebrate their Independence Day, community organizations, national organizations, business leaders, faith leaders, and allies from across the country urge President Biden to issue new Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designations for El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Guatemala.
Alianza Americas and Presente.org welcome the announcement of the Biden administration’s auto extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, Sudan, Honduras, and Nepal. Next, we urge the administration and Congress to pass permanent protections for TPS recipients.
As Alabama legislators scramble to fit in a special session to handle the future of the state’s prison system, CoreCivic, the private prison firm who would have been the builder and owner of a proposed massive project, announced the state of Alabama terminated the leases for the project during an earnings call.
As part of the ongoing series “A Prosperous Future is Possible: Critical Conversations About Mexico and Central America,” Alianza Americas and Presente.org will host a live virtual conversation, this time focused on Costa Rica, this Wednesday, September 1.
Last night, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled to require the Biden administration to reinstate the Trump-era ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy, formally known as the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP).