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Feb 08, 2017, 19:55 ET Jeff Sessions Unparalleled Choice for Attorney General, Says FAIR

The following statement was released by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) congratulating Senator Jeff...


Feb 07, 2017, 12:29 ET FAIR Hails Much-Needed Reforms, Reductions to Outdated, Unfair Immigration System

The following statement was issued by Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) President Dan Stein while hailing the introduction of the...


Jan 25, 2017, 14:35 ET President Trump Announces Historic Course Correction in U.S. Immigration Policy

The following statement was issued by Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) President Dan Stein in response to President Trump's...


Jan 20, 2017, 18:32 ET FAIR Applauds Confirmation of John Kelly to Lead DHS

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to the Senate vote...


Jan 12, 2017, 20:53 ET FAIR Congratulates President Obama for Ending the "Wet Foot-Dry Foot" Policy

FAIR congratulates President Obama for ending the unfair and illogical Wet Foot- Dry Foot policy that afforded illegal Cuban migrants special...


Jan 11, 2017, 00:16 ET "FAIR Responds to Discredited Allegations Repeated by Sen. Blumenthal During the Confirmation Hearing for Jeff Sessions"

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in response to allegations...


Dec 15, 2016, 17:00 ET FAIR: Kris Kobach would be an Invaluable Asset to Trump Administration's Immigration Team

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to today's meeting...


Dec 08, 2016, 16:13 ET Nomination of Andrew Puzder for Labor Secretary Raises Concerns for American Workers

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) regarding the nomination of...


Dec 07, 2016, 12:27 ET FAIR: General Kelly Strong Choice for DHS

The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) President Dan Stein hailed the selection of Retired General John Kelly as secretary of the...


Dec 02, 2016, 15:32 ET FAIR Reacts to Mike McCaul as Potential DHS Nominee: Next DHS Secretary will Need to Implement Real Border and Immigration Security Immediately

The next Secretary of Homeland Security will be faced with the enormous challenge of undoing the Obama administration's eight-year effort to...


Nov 29, 2016, 13:15 ET FAIR Issues Blueprint for True Immigration Reform in the New Administration

The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) today issued its Priorities for the 2017 Presidential Transition, a blueprint for true...


Nov 28, 2016, 10:30 ET REMINDER: FAIR to Lay Out Immigration Reform Blueprint for Trump Transition at National Press Club

President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to restore public interest to immigration policy. His initial appointments – including naming Sen. Jeff...


Nov 22, 2016, 16:23 ET FAIR to file Formal Complaint with the IRS over the SPLC's Pre-election Political Activity

The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) today sharply pushed back at the Southern Poverty Law Center's (SPLC's) repeated...


Nov 21, 2016, 16:58 ET FAIR to Lay Out Immigration Reform Blueprint for Trump Transition at National Press Club

President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to restore public interest to immigration policy. His initial appointments – including naming Sen. Jeff...


Nov 18, 2016, 12:18 ET FAIR Congratulates Senator Jeff Sessions for Nomination as Attorney General

The following statement was released by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) congratulating Senator Jeff...


Nov 17, 2016, 10:52 ET Exit Polling Data Refutes Claims that Hispanic Voters Punish Candidates Who Support Immigration Enforcement

Immigration policy is less important to Hispanic voters than it is to the electorate generally when it comes to making voting decisions. Moreover,...


Nov 16, 2016, 10:15 ET FAIR Congratulates Speaker Ryan, Urges Enforcement of Immigration Laws

The following statement was released by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) congratulating Rep. Paul Ryan...


Nov 02, 2016, 13:16 ET FAIR Releases New Ad: Mass Immigration Is Too Dangerous for America

The dangers of mass, unvetted immigration is the subject of a new ad being aired on social media sites by the Federation for American Immigration...


Oct 19, 2016, 20:45 ET Media Availability: FAIR Representatives Available to Discuss Candidates' Remarks on Immigration after Wednesday's Presidential Debate

Immigration has been a cornerstone issue of this campaign cycle, but the issue was largely ignored in the first two presidential debates. That is...


Oct 13, 2016, 09:37 ET New Video: Mother Tells Story of Daughter's Murder at Hands of Illegal Alien

The cold-blooded murder of 22-year-old Shayley Estes, at the hands of Russian illegal alien Igor Zubko, is the subject of a new video produced by...


Oct 03, 2016, 11:24 ET FAIR Applauds Supreme Court Refusal to Rehear Case on Illegal Obama Amnesty

 Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) President Dan Stein today applauded the U.S. Supreme Court's refusal to rehear the case over...


Sep 20, 2016, 12:00 ET New Report Says Key to Environmental Sustainability in U.S. Is Reduced Immigration

One of the most important factors in achieving environmental sustainability in the U.S. is to reduce immigration, finds a new report, "U.S....


Sep 20, 2016, 09:05 ET New Television Ad Urges Phasing Down of Mass Immigration, Phasing In Americans

 A new, multi-week TV ad campaign was launched today, urging a "phase down" in immigration to improve job opportunities for Americans while...


Sep 14, 2016, 09:26 ET New Report: Explosive Growth of Limited English Proficient Students Costing Tens of Billions, Diluting Education for All

The explosive growth of programs serving limited English speaking students in public schools – fueled by historic levels of immigration...


Sep 13, 2016, 17:39 ET FAIR: Administration Announces Plan to Increase Refugee Admissions by Nearly 30 Percent in FY 2017 Despite Significant Security Risks

 The Obama administration today announced plans to dramatically increase refugee admissions to 110,000 in the new fiscal year, which begins...