According to the U.S. Department of State, immigration is a fundamental aspect of our nation’s policy.
“The United States is a nation of immigrants. Since its founding, the country has welcomed millions of people who have come to a land of opportunity. Their skills and hard work have contributed immeasurably to the economic, political, and cultural development of the United States.
U.S. immigration policy in general seeks to:
– March, 1988, U.S. State Department Bureau of Public Affairs
In recent years, conflict and repression have caused more than 11 million people throughout the globe to flee their homelands as refugees.
Women’s League for Conservative Judaism, sensitive to the plight of refugees everywhere, supports and encourages monitoring of: