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Most Americans Say Child Migrants Should Be Reunited With Families Here: Poll

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 09.04.2014 | Latino Voices

Most Americans think the U.S. government should allow the more than 60,000 unaccompanied minors that have crossed illegally into the country this year...

Dreamers Left Spinning in Coffman's Immigration Dance

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.03.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In interviews aired over the weekend, Fox 31 Denver's Eli Stokols tried hard to clarify Rep. Mike Coffman's squirrelly positions on immigration reform...

Obama's Delay On Immigration Creates Uncertainty Ahead Of Midterm Elections

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN and ERICA WERNER | Posted 08.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's possible delay in taking action on immigration has thrown advocates and lawmakers from both parties a cur...

Obama Crafts Legal Rationale For Immigration Steps

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 10.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is crafting a blame-it-on-Congress legal justification to back up President Barack Obama's impending executive act...

Steve King: 'All Bets Are Off' On Government Shutdown If Obama Acts On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the most vehement opponents of comprehensive immigration reform said Wednesday that he supports a tactic that could lead to anoth...

Obama's Legacy: #GoBigObama vs. #DeporterInChief

Ryan Campbell | Posted 10.27.2014 | Latino Voices
Ryan Campbell

In the world of social media, the current question of Obama's immigration legacy can be summed up as this: Which will be the dominant tag, #DeporterInChief, or #GoBigObama? Anything Obama does will exist next to the 2 million deportations his enforcement has already carried out, more than any previous president.

Paul Ryan Confronted By Dreamers During Book Signing

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.24.2014 | Politics

During a book signing in Florida on Saturday, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) was confronted by a group of Dreamers over his vote against Deferred Action for ...

Sam Stein

Rand Paul Supports Legislation To End DACA

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said in an interview published Thursday that he supports legislation ending the president’s program to defer de...

Immigration Reform: Go Incrementally, Mr. Obama, and Go Before November

Carla Seaquist | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics
Carla Seaquist

Reform of our immigration system has been on the docket forever. Campaigning to get to the White House, candidate Barack Obama not only promised but guaranteed immigration reform in his first year in office. That guarantee has not been delivered on because of the President's need to rescue an economy on the abyss.

Elise Foley

Jose Antonio Vargas Among Undocumented Immigrants Making Urgent Plea To Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eleven undocumented immigrants are putting themselves forward on Wednesday to plead with the Obama administration to protect them -- and...

Jason Linkins

White House And Congressional Democrats Spin Through Another Cycle Of Psychodrama

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.19.2014 | Politics

How to solve a problem like the White House relationship with Congress? And why should I be involved -- aren't these people supposedly adults? These a...

Elise Foley

Democrats Lay Groundwork For Obama To Take Big Steps On Immigration

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As the Obama administration gets ready to unveil a potentially wide-ranging new policy on deportation relief, Democrats are making the c...

Gardner's Sweet Talk on Immigration Not Found on his Website

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.11.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Here are the first two paragraphs of Colorado senatorial candidate Cory Gardner's official position on immigration, as written on his congressional we...

Immigration Humanitarian Crisis

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 10.07.2014 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

In the near future, Attorney General Eric Holder and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson will present the president with options for changing deportation policies. The president should move quickly on their recommendations and do what he was elected to do.

Marina Fang

Two Years After DACA, A 'Mixed Picture'

HuffingtonPost.com | Marina Fang | Posted 08.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Before congressional Republicans left for recess last week, they set their sights on eliminating President Barack Obama's policy to prot...

Rand Paul Explains Why He Bolted From A Dreamer

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.06.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) sought to explain viral footage showing him hastily moving away from an undocumented immigrant in Iowa on Tuesday. In the vi...

Try Governing for a Change

Sen. Barbara Boxer | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics
Sen. Barbara Boxer

On issue after issue facing our country, this is a Republican Party so obsessed with blocking the president -- and now suing the president -- that it has abdicated its most basic responsibility to govern.

Almost Everyone Who Voted To Kill DACA Is White

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 08.04.2014 | Latino Voices

If Republicans want to understand how well their minority outreach efforts are working, they would do well to look over the vote call for Friday’s s...

House Republicans Vote to Deport as Many Kids as Possible

Raul A. Reyes | Posted 10.04.2014 | Latino Voices
Raul A. Reyes

These two bills do not represent a coherent response to our border crisis. They reflect Speaker Boehner's failed leadership as well as the triumph of immigration extremists. While these bills will have zero policy impact, the GOP will likely feel their political impact for years to come -- and not in a good way.

GOP Congressman: All 500,000 DREAMers, '8 Million' Undocumented Immigrants Should Be Deported

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 08.03.2014 | Politics

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) appeared Friday night on MSNBC's "All In with Chris Hayes" to discuss immigration and the current U.S.-Mexico border crisis. ...

Elise Foley

House Votes To Strip Deportation Relief From Dreamers

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans voted on Friday to strip protections from undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers, putting more than a half-million ...

This Is How We Know DACA Didn't Cause The Border Crisis

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 08.01.2014 | Latino Voices

Since October, some 57,000 unaccompanied minors -- the vast majority from Central America -- have crossed illegally into the United States. Many Repub...

Elise Foley

House Republicans Vow To Stay In Washington Until They Vote On Border Funding

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After canceling a vote on funding to address the border crisis because not enough House Republicans supported it, GOP members were scram...

Elise Foley

White House: 'Extraordinary' That GOP Would Vote On Deporting Dreamers

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House went after House Republicans on Thursday for their "extraordinary" decision to vote -- again -- on ending a policy that ...

Elise Foley

House Republicans Still Hashing Out Details Of Border Crisis Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With only a week to go before the August recess, House Republicans have yet to coalesce around the specifics of a bill to address the bo...