The Federation for American Immigration Reform seeks to improve border security, to stop illegal immigration, and to promote immigration levels consistent with the national interest—more traditional rates of about 300,000 a year.
NCLR conducts applied research, policy analysis, and advocacy, providing a Latino perspective in five key areas – assets/investments, civil rights/immigration, education, employment and economic status, and health.
The Forum is dedicated to embracing and upholding America’s tradition as a nation of immigrants. It advocates, and builds public support for public policies that welcome immigrants and refugees and are fair to and supportive of newcomers to our country.
NumbersUSA seeks to examine numerical levels of annual legal and illegal immigration and to educate the public about the immigration-reduction recommendations from two national commissions of the 1990s..
Border Control is dedicated to ending illegal immigration by securing our nation's borders and reforming our immigration policies We seek to seal our borders against drugs, disease, illegal migration and terrorism...
To address the needs and rights of persons in forced or voluntary migration worldwide by advancing fair and humane public policy, facilitating and providing direct professional services, and promoting the full participation of migrants in community life
International trade in goods and services has grown rapidly in recent decades. Most countries impose tariffs on imports, which protect domestic industries from overseas competition but distort world markets.
CGD is an independent, not-for-profit think tank that works to reduce global poverty and inequality by encouraging policy change in the U.S. and other rich countries through rigorous research and active engagement.
Expanding global trade is one of the keys to building a stronger economy at home and promoting better relationships abroad. Trade is also one of America's best weapons in fighting poverty and hunger in the world's poorer nations.
The birth-place of three religions—Judaism, Christianity, and Islam—and numerous civilizations, the Middle East is strategically located between Europe and Asia. Brookings experts are following the unrest that is widespread in the region, in addition to offering recommendations on how to deal with the continuing issues of nuclear proliferation, security and development.
The Council is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders...
Our mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.
As the center of the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic faiths; the world's main source of petroleum; and a religious, political, and ethnic tinderbox, the Middle East plays a considerable role in world affairs. RAND research on the region covers a wide range of cultural, economic, educational, military, and political topics, including in-depth examinations of Qatar, Palestine, Turkey, Iraq, Iran, and Israel.
Cato's regulatory studies program sets forth a market-oriented vision of "regulatory rollback" that relies on the incentive forces of private property rights to create competitive markets and to provide consumer information and protection.
Common Cause is a nonpartisan, nonprofit advocacy organization founded in 1970 by John Gardner as a vehicle for citizens to make their voices heard in the political process and to hold their elected leaders accountable to the public interest.
Americans have an interest in government running efficiently and keeping the interests of the people first and foremost. The Heritage Foundation's research on government reform is aimed at finding solutions to reach these goals.
The Heritage Foundation is committed to defending, promoting and supporting the historical role of the family as the basic unit of every civil society, and marriage as the legal union of one man and one woman.
The Human Rights Campaign advocates on behalf of GLBT Americans, mobilizes grassroots actions in diverse communities, invests strategically to elect fair-minded individuals to office and educates the public about GLBT issues.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) families deserve the same respect, recognition and protection as all other families. Family recognition and the many rights and protections it provides is essential to the well-being of our families.
The organization today has hundreds of thousands of members and volunteers nationwide. Its plan supports sound economic research, education of citizens and community leaders, and grassroots mobilization efforts.
We believe in a system in which taxes are simpler, fairer, flatter, more visible, and lower than they are today. The government's power to control one's life derives from its power to tax. We believe that power should be minimized.
Since 9/11, the United States has worked to prevent future attacks by going after terrorist havens abroad, imposing more stringent regulation on who is allowed into the country, inspecting baggage on airliners, and increasing intelligence surveillance.
The Center for National Security Studies, a non-governmental advocacy and research organization, was founded in 1974 to work for control of the FBI and CIA and to prevent violations of civil liberties in the United States.