Texas v. United States
Texas Governor Greg Abbott, joined by Republican attorneys general and governors of 25 other states, has sued the Obama administration arguing that the November 20th executive actions are unconstitutional. Hundreds of legal scholars, public officials, and law enforcement officers agree - the executive actions are not only legally sound, but morally right and economically beneficial.
On November 20th, 2014, President Obama announced a series of executive actions aimed at temporarily fixing parts of our nation's broken immigration system, including the ability for nearly 5 million immigrants to apply for temporary protection from deportation through new deferred action programs. Below are fact sheets and materials with more information.
Congressional & Legislative Resources:
This year, Republicans stormed Congress with their largest majority in decades - and they've spent their first few months in control of both houses doing nothing but attacking hardworking immigrant families.