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Driver’s License Fact Sheet on NCLR's Opposition to Immigrant Restrictions
While NCLR is deeply concerned with national security and public safety, it believes that current proposals to restrict state-issued driver's licenses and identification documents are not effective means to combat terrorism.
Driver’s License Fact Sheet on Public Safety Issues
While increasing our national security is critical, restricting driver's licenses (DLs) is an inefficient way to enforce immigration laws and prevent terrorism. In fact, denying DLs to large segments of the population makes ...
Driver’s License Fact Sheet on Residency Requirements
While eligibility requirements vary from state to state, applicants for a state-issued driver's license (DL) must provide proof of age and identity and, in some instances, proof of state and legal residency. Often, these ...
Driver’s License Fact Sheet on Social Security Number Requirements
There are a variety of federal policies that have come to include Social Security Number (SSN) requirements. Though the number was explicitly intended only for the purpose of administering the Social Security program, the ...
Neighborhood Development Demonstration Act
Everything you need to know about the Neighborhood Development Demonstration Act (NDDA).
Fulfilling the Promise of Comprehensive Immigration Reform
A one-page summary of NCLR's position on immigration reform.
NCLR Issue Analysis on Sunset Legislation
"Sunset" is a concept which was originally instituted in several states as a means of increasing legislative control over state programs.
Expand the EITC, Expand Workers' Livelihoods
While the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) lifted 6.7 million working families above the poverty line in 2014, more than seven million workers who are not raising children were taxed into—or fell deeper into—poverty. This ...
Five Facts About Undocumented Workers in the United States
The strong presence of undocumented workers in the U.S. labor force illustrates the imbalance between the nation's immigration system and current economic realities. This fact sheet challenges some common myths about ...
Legalization: S.2222, The Immigration Control and Reform Act of 1982
This brief analysis addresses the incorrect assumptions and cost projections advanced by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). Their wide-ranging estimates are leading opponents ...