The United States is a nation of immigrants, and the League of Women Voters has a long history of encouraging their participation in American society. Immigrants have helped weave the fabric and identity of our nation, and we believe that it is critical for the U.S. to encourage their participation in our democracy.
Because immigration was a major part of this election cycle’s conversation and continues to be a leading topic in the news, the League of Women Voters is here to help you understand this complex issue. As a national organization, we have studied this issue and developed a position that forms the framework for our advocacy and education.
Due to the considerable amount of misinformation being spread about immigrants, as well as the economic and social costs of suggested solutions, we have developed an educational campaign to provide you with facts you should know about these aspects of immigration:
In the age of instant 24 hour communication, it is a challenge to absorb let alone understand the barrage of information coming at us. The League is here to help you be an informed voter.