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Jul 21, 2017, 10:26 ET FAIR Responds to the Newly Reintroduced Dream Act

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


Jun 27, 2017, 10:30 ET FAIR: Reminder: 60 Talk Radio Hosts Converging on Capitol Hill, June 28 and 29 to Evaluate Trump's Progress on Immigration and Urge Congress to Act

On June 28 and 29, more than 60 talk radio hosts from around the country will converge on Washington, D.C., for the 11th annual – and largest ever...


Jun 23, 2017, 09:00 ET DHS Decision to Increase Guest Worker Visas a Betrayal of American Workers and the President's Campaign Pledges, Charges FAIR

The announcement by the Department of Homeland Security that it is planning to approve additional H-2B guest worker visas this summer is an "an...


Jun 22, 2017, 12:33 ET 60 Talk Radio Hosts Converging on Capitol Hill, June 28 and 29 to Evaluate Trump's Progress on Immigration and Urge Congress to Act

On June 28 and 29, more than 60 talk radio hosts from around the country will converge on Washington, D.C., for the 11th annual – and...


Jun 07, 2017, 13:18 ET Talk Radio Coming to Capitol Hill. Will Gauge Trump's Progress on Immigration, Urge Congress to Act

In the 2016 election, voters across the country demanded that our immigration policies serve the interests of the nation and that our immigration...


Jun 06, 2017, 10:58 ET FAIR Applauds DOL's Preliminary Move to Protect American Workers

The following statement was released in response to the announcement by Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta to increase protections for U.S....


May 23, 2017, 16:47 ET FAIR: Mexico Must Be Paying for the Border Wall, Because It's Not In President Trump's 2018 Budget

President Trump's FY 2018 budget proposal to Congress includes just $1.6 billion for construction of new secure border fencing along the...


May 01, 2017, 15:47 ET FAIR: Back Room Budget Deal Leaves Nation's Security at Risk, American Workers Out in the Cold

The following statement was released in response to the details of the 2017 budget deal that were made public last night, and should be attributed...


Apr 25, 2017, 13:53 ET First 100 Days: Trump Acts, Congress Missing in Action, Says FAIR

As America's leading advocacy and watchdog group promoting immigration reforms that serve the broad national interest, the Federation for American...


Apr 18, 2017, 17:03 ET 'Buy American, Hire American' Executive Order to Lead to American Worker Protections, Says FAIR

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


Apr 05, 2017, 09:00 ET FAIR Files Formal Exhaustive Complaint with the IRS: SPLC Violated Its Tax Exempt Status Repeatedly in the Last Election Cycle Alleges FAIR

According to a formal legal complaint filed today with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) openly and...


Mar 02, 2017, 14:17 ET New FAIR Study: States Using E-Verify Now Lead the Way in Economic Recovery

States that require the use of E-Verify are leading the way in recovery efforts following the worst economic downturn since the great depression,...


Mar 01, 2017, 10:33 ET FAIR: Trump Demonstrates Keen Understanding of Immigration's Impact on Jobs, Crime, National Security

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


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...