Welcoming the Stranger through Immigrant Integration

Last Updated

September 17, 2013

The document discusses five state-level legislative initiatives that promote the integration of immigrants into our states and communities. The integration measures discussed include legislation that creates tuition equity for all; strengthens human trafficking laws; invests in English language instruction; uses the budget process to integrate immigrants; and enhances access to financial aid and protection against immigration consultant fraud. It includes model language and talking points that advocates can use to educate legislators about the benefits of integration measures.