World Relief Responds to President Trump’s Declaration of a National Emergency at the Border

World Relief Responds to President Trump’s Declaration of a National Emergency at the Border

Today, President Trump declared the situation at the border a national emergency, invoking presidential emergency powers to increase border security. While appreciative of his commitment to securing the border, World Relief urges the President to pursue broad-based immigration reform in partnership with Congress.

World Relief Responds to President Trump’s State of the Union Address, Urges Comprehensive Immigration Reform

World Relief Responds to President Trump’s State of the Union Address, Urges Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Today, President Trump addressed the nation in an annual address to a joint session of Congress. Heartened by his commitment to “the security, safety and financial well-being of Americans” World Relief agrees that legal immigrants “enrich our nation and strengthen our society.”