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Update FCNL Supports Anti-Hate Crime Bills Introduced by Sen. Blumenthal and Rep. Beyer 

Responding to a marked increase in hate crimes within the United States over the past several years, Senator Richard Blumenthal and Representative Don Beyer have introduced legislation to improve governmental responses to these crimes on the federal and state levels.

Event Briefing: Immigration Policy 

Wednesday, March 29 Conference Call

Join us for a national conference call for updates on what the Trump administration, Congress, and advocates around the country are doing on immigration policy.

Update Congress: Choices on Immigration Supplemental Are Clear 

President Trump’s recently released budget proposal includes a $3 billion supplemental funding request for the Department of Homeland Security for current fiscal year 2017. This supplemental money would begin fulfilling the January 25 immigration executive orders to create a deportation force, expand detention, and further militarize border communities.

Event FCNL's Yasmine Taeb to Present on Immigrant and Refugee Issues in Upcoming Webinar 

FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties Yasmine Taeb will discuss President Trump's Muslim and refugee ban on Tuesday, March 28, during a webinar organized by Stand.earth.

Update FCNL Welcomes Court Ruling Blocking Executive Order on Refugees and Immigrants  

FCNL welcomes a federal court’s decision to suspend President Trump's executive order on refugees and immigration from six Muslim-majority countries.

Update Rep. Lofgren Introduces Legislation to Rescind Muslim Ban 2.0 

Calling President Trump's most recent executive order "un-American" and "unconstitutional," Representative Zoe Lofgren has introduced legislation to rescind it.

Update New Executive Order on Refugees, Immigrants No Better than the First 

Though the Trump administration made superficial changes to its original executive order on refugees and immigrants, the new version is no better: it still creates a de facto Muslim ban and does grave, unnecessary harm to people around the world.

FCNL in the News FCNL’s Yasmine Taeb speaks with TeleSUR about Muslim Ban 2.0 

In an interview with TeleSUR, FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties Yasmine Taeb discusses support within the Trump administration for the recent executive order on immigration and refugee resettlement.

FCNL in the News FCNL’s Yasmine Taeb Discusses Muslim Ban 2.0 on the Bill Press Show 

FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties Yasmine Taeb joins the Bill Press show to discuss President Trump’s most recent executive order barring refugees and individuals from six Muslim-majority countries, addressing how her personal experiences motivate her current advocacy on this issue.

Update FCNL's Yasmine Taeb Organizes Rally to Protest President Trump's Muslim Ban 2.0 

Several hundred people, including DNC Chairman Tom Perez, attended the rally outside the White House on March 6th in response to President Trump's executive order barring refugees and individuals from six Muslim-majority countries.

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