The Common Good

Days after evangelicals call for softening immigration laws, U.S. announces end to some deportations


All joking aside, this is a major moment in U.S. immigration policy. And a recent push from evangelical leaders may have played a part. This week, about 150 major evangelical leaders released the “Evangelical Statement of Principles for Immigration Reform,” calling for a massive overhaul of U.S. immigration policy and a softening of anti-immigrant policies.