Daily COVID-19 FAQ: Executive Order "Temporarily Suspending Immigration into the U.S."

On Monday, April 20, 2020, Donald Trump tweeted that he would be “signing an Executive Order to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States!" This caused great consternation and confusion among immigrants and their families, US businesses, and the immigration bar. On April 23rd, Mr. Trump issued his Order. GYH Managing Partners Sandra Grossman and Becki Young break it down and explain who it does and does not cover, how it does nothing to make us safer or strengthen the economy, and how it is another log on the anti-immigrant fire and a thinly-veiled distraction from the lack of effective leadership to actually combat the Coronavirus.

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