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Hispanic GOP Members: Grant Legal Status to Undocumented Haitians

“Now is certainly not the time to deport Haitians into an overly burdened country," the Senators wrote. "Haiti clearly meets the criteria for TPS designation and extending it would be one small way to help address this catastrophe, as well as alleviate additional burdens on American assistance workers."

The House comprehensive immigration bill also includes language to grant temporary status to Haitians.

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