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The Truth About Immigrants

The airwaves are filled with myths and false stereotypes about immigrants. CIRC invites you to learn the issues and facts. Here are a few resources to get started!

The Economics of Immigration Reform: Groundbreaking Report Demonstrates Legalizing Undocumented Immigrants Key to Economic Recovery

Debunking the Myth of "Sanctuary Cities": Community Policing Policies Protect American Communities

More Facts on 287g Agreements

The Electoral Landscape and What It Means for Immigration

From Anecdotes to Evidence: Setting the Record Straight on Immigrants and Crime

Immigrants and the Current Economic Crisis

Truth About Immigrants report from CIRC's sister coalition in Massachusetts

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Top 10 Falsehoods

Truth About Immigrants report from CIRC's sister coalition in New York

Learn about Immigrants and Taxes

Immigrants and Crime: Are They Connected?

Working for a Better Life: A Profile of Immigrants in the New York Economy

Catholic Campaign for Immigration Reform: Learn the Issues

Wasted Talent and Broken Dreams: The Lost Potential of Undocumented Students

Undocumented Immigrants in Texas: A Financial Analysis

Los 10 puntos más importantes acerca de los cambios en la política de deportación del DHS
Educate yourself on the most important points of DHS' Deportation Policy Announcement


Latest Summary of Senate Immigration Reform Bill

Civil, Immigrant, Faith and Labor Groups Applaud President Obama's Principles on Immigration Reform
Grupos de derechos civiles y de derechos del inmigrante, junto a grupos laborales y religiosos celebran el plan de reforma migratoria presentado por el presidente Obama

The Facts Are In: Colorado's "Show Me Your Papers Law" Drains Economy, Threatens Civil Rights
Newly Launched Hotline Reveals Repeated Civil Rights Abuses; Study by Colorado Fiscal Institute Estimates Law Costs Local Law Enforcement $13 Million to Implement