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Evangelicals Split Over Obama's Immigration Action

Religion News Service | Adelle M. Banks | Posted 11.21.2014 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) While Republican leaders blast President Obama for taking executive action on immigration reform, some prominent evangelical leaders ...

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On Immigration Reform, Chamber And Evangelicals Have A Lot Of Bark But Little Bite | Elise Foley | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After the 2012 election, Republicans were supposed to have a wakeup call on immigration. The party lost the Latino vote badly, and it se...

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Evangelical Group Makes Major Ad Buy In Support Of Immigration Reform | Elise Foley | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Evangelical Immigration Table, a coalition of evangelical Christian leaders, launched its biggest ad buy yet Tuesday in support of compr...

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GOP Leaders Urge Latinos To Ignore 'Outlier' On immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republican leaders reassured Latino evangelicals on Wednesday that they are committed to immigration reform and a majority of thei...

Evangelicals Doing More Than Just Praying For Immigration Reform

VOXXI | Griselda Nevarez | Posted 08.01.2013 | Latino Voices

Efforts to pass legislation that would reform the nation's immigration system and pave a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants has drawn sup...

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Conservative Immigration Groups Stand Up For Lindsey Graham | Elise Foley | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two conservative pro-immigration reform groups are stepping in to support Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), one of the members of the Senate...

Evangelicals Press Congress On Immigration

Religion News Service | Chris Lisee | Posted 06.14.2012 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) Evangelical activists are pressing Congress to pass a comprehensive immigration reform plan -- a tricky election-year issue that cons...

Evangelical Leaders Unite to Flex Political Power in Support of Immigration Reform

Don Golden | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics
Don Golden

Evangelical leaders believe that immigration is a biblical issue of justice. Though denominationally, politically, and ethnically diverse, evangelicals are joining together with unprecedented unity to challenge legislators to take action to fix our broken immigration system.

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Evangelicals Unite On Immigration Reform Push | Elise Foley | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A number of evangelical leaders announced on Tuesday they will speak to their congregations and to their lawmakers in a push to convince...

Obama Gets Evangelical Backing On Comprehensive Immigration Reform

The New York Times | Laurie Goodstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At a time when the prospects for immigration overhaul seem most dim, supporters have unleashed a secret weapon: a group of influential evangelical Chr...

A Right-Wing Schism Over Immigration Reform?

Mother Jones | Suzy Khimm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When some of the nation's top evangelical leaders threw their weight behind immigration reform, liberal advocates were pleased to receive help from an...

Arizona Clergy Press Immigration Reform On Capitol Hill

Religion News Service | By Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Eleanor Goldberg Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) Religious leaders from Arizona took their cause to Capitol Hill on Thursday (May 13), sayi...

Evangelicals Find New Unity On Immigration

Religion News Service | By Adelle M. Banks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) In the shadow of Arizona's strict immigration law, a broad range of evangelical leaders are...