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Another House Republican Signs On To Immigration Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) became the second Republican on Tuesday to sign on to a Democrat-led comprehensive immigration reform bill that woul...

Marco Rubio Opposes Own Immigration Bill Becoming Law

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) does not think the bill he helped draft and pass through the Senate should be combined with House-passed legislation, spokes...

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Deferred Action Granted To 455,000 Undocumented Dreamers

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- More than 455,000 young undocumented immigrants were granted the ability to live and work in the United States during the first 13 month...

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Group Accuses 'Illegals' Of Trying To 'Hijack' Government

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group opposing comprehensive immigration reform emailed its members on Wednesday -- on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist atta...

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CBO Finds Good News For Senate Immigration Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The final version of the Senate immigration bill that passed last week would decrease the undocumented population by about 800,000 more ...

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House GOP On Immigration: What Pressure?

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.) rejected the notion on Friday that House Republicans will feel pressure -- even a little -- to pass immi...

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Immigration Reform Passes: Your Move, House

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate passed a politically fraught immigration reform bill on Thursday that would give a path to citizenship to some of the estimat...

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Senate Immigration Bill Set For Passage

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate is set to pass broad immigration reform legislation that would legalize millions of undocumented immigrants and allocate bill...

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Marco Rubio Takes On Immigration Critics

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), the beleaguered conservative pushing for immigration reform in the "gang of eight," took to the Senate floor ...

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Another Big Step Forward For Immigration Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senators formally added an amendment on Wednesday that increases border security measures in the "gang of eight" immigration bill, with ...

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Which Senators Support Immigration Bill?

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

The Senate is expected to easily pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill this week, but it's still unclear whether sponsors will receive the 70 v...

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Senate Immigration Measure Wins Over Republicans

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An amendment to add significant border security requirements to an already sweeping comprehensive immigration bill passed a test vote in...

Help Us iMarch Towards Immigration Reform

Yuri Cunza | Posted 08.20.2013 | Impact
Yuri Cunza

Last week, the Gang of Eight's comprehensive immigration reform bill hit the Senate floor, bringing us one step closer to fixing a broken system that ...

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John McCain Decries John Cornyn Amendment As 'Poison Pill'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) unveiled an amendment on Wednesday that some argue could bring down the comprehensive immigration reform bill...

Poll: Latino Voters Don't Want Border-First Immigration Reform

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 06.11.2013 | Latino Voices

A strong majority of Latino voters reject the idea that border enforcement should come before a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, accor...

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Immigration Reform Passes First Test

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate immigration reform bill passed its first procedural hurdle on the floor Tuesday in a 82-15 vote, with only Republicans voting...

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Evangelical Groups Make Huge Ad Buy On Immigration Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Evangelical groups launched another ad blitz on Thursday in support of immigration reform. A $250,000 buy will show ads in 13 states thr...

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Senators Turn Toward Defending Immigration Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The senators of the bipartisan group unveiling immigration reform legislation on Tuesday will now begin the process of defending it to t...