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The Criminalization of Immigration in the United States

Immigrants are (still) less likely to commit serious crimes or be behind bars than the native-born. Here are the facts in our latest report. 

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Refugees: A Fact Sheet

How does the U.S. refugee resettlement process work? Our fact sheet explains.

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Family Detention

Learn about our efforts to end the detention of women and children in family detention centers.

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Executive Action on Immigration

President Obama laid out his plan to use executive authority to improve parts of the U.S. immigration system. Here's what you need to know.

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Immigration by State

Read more about the demographic and economic impacts immigrants are making in your state.

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Latest Resources

For decades, the U.S. refugee protection system has been a symbol of the nation’s generosity and openness to the world’s persecuted. Yet since Congress’...

For more than a century, innumerable studies have confirmed two simple yet powerful truths about the relationship between immigration...

The American Immigration Council is updating this Guide which was first issued in summer 2014. It provides information about the tens...

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