Hundreds of thousands of "Dreamers" have come out of the shadows using DACA. Now the economic benefit of the program, as well as the trust dreamers have placed in us as a country, is at stake.

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In the immigration debate of recent years, the focus has been squarely landed on bringing people to America who have high skills and education. We explore the history of the high skill visa and the challenges it faces going forward.

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What does it take to immigrate to the United States of America? Who is eligible, what are the procedures and requirements, and how long does it take? This episode explores the challenging path one must take to immigrate to our country legally.

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Stability in employment is a concern for many Americans. The stability and growth of the American economy requires the ability to track and respond to worker availability and consumer demand. How does undocumented immigration impact the job market?

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Keeping America safe is key to a high quality of life. In this episode, we explore what a physical barrier on the southern border does and doesn’t provide in the endeavor complete that mission.

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Following Hurricane Harvey in September 2017, Houston finds itself in the grips of a housing crisis with not enough legal workers to rebuild a broken city, despite having a population of nearly 500,000 undocumented immigrants.

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There are many ways to quantify the costs and benefits of undocumented immigrants’ burden on communities and the country but rarely do conversations include the price of enforcement which winds up costing us in unexpected ways.

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The Immigrant’s Promise

What role does immigration play in our country’s identity and economy, and how did it become illegal in the first place?

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