• Put Emma Lazarus, Muse for a Nation of Immigrants, on the $20 Bill

    Put Emma Lazarus, Muse for a Nation of Immigrants, on the $20 Bill Linda Chavez is the president of the Becoming American Institute, a nonprofit making the conservative case for immigration reform. Emma Lazarus is my […]

     
  • Searching for Immigration Solutions

    Now that Republicans have walked back from the brink on funding for the Department of Home­land Security, it’s time to figure out whether there is any way forward on the immigration reform.

     
  • Declare Victory and Act

    Declare Victory and Act

    Declare Victory and Act Linda Chavez | Feb 20, 2015 A Texas judge handed the GOP a gift this week by issuing a temporary restraining order barring the Obama administration from granting temporary status and permission to […]

     
  • Panelists at Colorado CELL event agree anti-terror system is broken

    By Ryan Parker The Denver Post CO Sen. Michael Bennet, CO Attorney General John Suthers, former Gov. Bill Ritter, Linda Chavez, The Denver Post 2/18/14 U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., and other leaders joined in […]

     
  • The Right's Split on Immigration

    The Right’s Split on Immigration

    Linda Chavez, The New York Post 2/28/14 A new debate has arisen among prominent conservatives over whether passing an immigration overhaul would be good or bad for Americans, with columnist George Will weighing in on […]

     
  • GOP hopefuls try to sidestep pitfalls at Iowa summit

    Linda Chavez: GOP hopefuls try to sidestep pitfalls at Iowa summit POSTED: 01/31/15, 8:15 PM EST | Rep. Steve King’s Iowa Freedom Summit last week was not the most fortuitous launch for Republican presidential hopefuls, but it […]

     
  • Stop the fear-mongering

    Stop the Fear Mongering Linda Chavez | Jul 25, 2014 The good news at the U.S. border with Mexico is that the flood of children from Central America crossing illegally, now totaling nearly 60,000, has slowed. The […]

     
  • A crisis born of inaction

    A Crisis Born of Inaction Linda Chavez | Jun 20, 2014 Legislators who’ve been dragging their feet on immigration reform hardly need another excuse for doing nothing, but the recent influx of young children across our borders […]

     
  • Republicans Foolishly Give Up on Immigration Reform

    Republicans Foolishly Give Up on Immigration Reform Photo: AP Linda Chavez, The New York Post 2/7/14 PDF available here  

     
  • Immigration and American Exceptionalism

    Immigration and American Exceptionalism Linda Chavez, Claremont Review of Books 12/30/13 PDF available here