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May 01, 2017, 08:19 ET Progressives for Immigration Reform Unveils online database of H1-B Visas for Immigration Activists and Legislators

Join us for a press conference to unveil an H-1B Visa Online DATABASE. This database will be available to immigration activists, reporters and...


Apr 22, 2016, 12:56 ET Leah Durant, Executive Director of Progressives for Immigration Reform Resigns from Organization

Progressives for Immigration Reform announces that its Executive Director, Leah Durant, has resigned from her position with the organization. After...


Jun 11, 2013, 10:04 ET Black American Leadership Alliance Marches on U.S. Capitol to Protect American Jobs

On Monday, July 15th the Black American Leadership Alliance (BALA) will host a march and rally on the National Mall called the DC March for Jobs. The ...


Jan 15, 2013, 09:35 ET Progressives For Immigration Reform Unveils Proposal For Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Progressives for Immigration Reform (PFIR) today announced a new proposal for comprehensive immigration reform, centered on four main elements: *...


Sep 27, 2012, 09:34 ET Progressives for Immigration Reform to Host 3rd Annual Immigration Conference

On Monday, October 1, Progressives for Immigration Reform (PFIR) will host its 3rd Annual Conference on Immigration, Conservation, and the...


Aug 06, 2012, 09:35 ET Progressives to Launch an Environmental Impact Statement on U.S. Immigration Policy

On Friday, August 3, 2012, Progressives for Immigration Reform (PFIR) announced a major new project: an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on U.S....


Jun 12, 2012, 02:04 ET PFIR Launches TV Commercial on MSNBC

Today, Progressives for Immigration Reform (PFIR) will launch a new national advertising campaign titled "Those Jobs" Americans Will Do. The campaign ...


Sep 27, 2011, 10:01 ET Progressives for Immigration Reform to Host National Conference on Immigration

On Tuesday, October 4, 2011, Progressives for Immigration Reform will host a national conference discussing U.S. immigration policy, conservation,...


Sep 06, 2011, 12:22 ET Progressives for Immigration Reform Calls for an Immigration Timeout

In response to persistent unemployment and a sluggish economic recovery, Progressives for Immigration Reform today called for a moratorium on new...


Jan 31, 2011, 11:42 ET Looking for the Work "Americans Won't Do"

The following was written by Mark Cromer and is being released today by Progressives for Immigration Reform: For a moment, it seems like it might be...


Dec 07, 2010, 08:27 ET Latino Leaders Meet Today to Oppose DREAM Act

The following is being released by Progressives for Immigration Reform: When: Today at 11 a.m. Where: Outside steps of Cannon Building – Independence ...


Dec 06, 2010, 06:56 ET Latino Leaders Meet to Oppose DREAM Act

The following is being released by Progressives for Immigration Reform: When: Tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 7, 11:30 a.m. Where: Outside steps of Cannon...


Oct 20, 2010, 08:07 ET Immigration Conference Long Overdue

On Tuesday, October 5, Progressives for Immigration Reform held its 1st National Conference on Immigration, Conservation and the Environment at the...


Jul 02, 2010, 09:43 ET Immigration Leader Calls for Swift Action From Federal Government

In his first immigration speech yesterday, President Obama made one thing clear to the American people: our immigration policy has stalled, and it...


Apr 20, 2010, 08:03 ET Progressives for Immigration Reform Calls for Immigration Time Out

Progressives for Immigration Reform, a national non-profit organization has launched a nationwide campaign urging Americans to sign up and support an ...


Mar 16, 2010, 08:03 ET Immigration's Impact on the Environment

Progressives for Immigration Reform has released its newest policy brief: "From Big to Bigger, How Mass Immigration and Population Growth Have...