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NCSL's experts are quoted or cited thousands of times a year in the news media. We track those stories and offer a monthly compilation. 


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While Congress continues to stall on comprehensive immigration reform, states are acting where they can. In 2019, lawmakers in 45 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico enacted 181 laws related to immigration, a slight decrease of 3% since last year. Read the new immigration report.


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If you are a member of the media and would like to receive our news releases or have a question about state legislatures or legislative activity, please click the headline above here to expedite your inquiry. It will be sent to an email account that is monitored regularly. You also can email Mick Bullock, director of public affairs.


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NCSL issues news releases on a wide variety of topics related to our research efforts, major meetings, leadership and other developments affecting the conference.