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Jared Gilmour

Talk Radio Host Crusades Against Immigration Reform | Jared Gilmour | Posted 11.07.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON -- Conservative radio host Laura Ingraham is on a crusade to prevent immigration reform talks between the Senate and the House. For more...

Elise Foley

Senate Immigration Bill Would Reportedly Lead To Huge Job Gains | Elise Foley | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Right-leaning pro-immigration reform group American Action Network began circulating a report Tuesday claiming that a Senate-passed bill...

Senators Cancel Key Immigration Meeting Amid Backlash

Reuters | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics

By Rachelle Younglai and Caren Bohan WASHINGTON, July 22 (Reuters) - Architects of the Senate's immigration bill on Monday canceled a ...

Elise Foley

Gang Of Eight Targets 121 House Republicans | Elise Foley | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Members of the Senate "gang of eight" met with pro-immigration reform business, agriculture, faith and conservative groups on Tuesday to...

Final Immigration Bill Should Balance Small Business Needs

John Arensmeyer | Posted 08.28.2013 | Small Business
John Arensmeyer

Running a small business is a constant balancing act. Entrepreneurs have to balance inventory with profits, employee hours with demand.

Huge Number Of Americans Agree About Undocumented Immigrants And The Economy

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business

Most Americans believe immigration reform would be good for the economy -- the same conclusion borne out by a lot of research. To be exact, 75 per...

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 ...

States Are Calling On Congress: Pass Immigration Reform!

Greg Adkins | Posted 08.20.2013 | Impact
Greg Adkins

A bipartisan effort is going on in Washington to try and address the pressing problem of immigration. A group of four Democrats and four Republicans i...

Elise Foley

Senators Scramble For Border Alternative | Elise Foley | Posted 06.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Members of the Senate immigration reform "gang of eight" worked furiously behind the scenes on Wednesday to come up with an amendment th...

Jennifer Bendery

Tea Partiers Boo Marco Rubio On Immigration | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Erin Konkel traveled from Houston, Texas, to go to a daylong tea party rally on immigration reform Wednesday in front of the Capitol, wh...

Ted Cruz Attempts To Derail Immigration Bill

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) announced on Monday another amendment to throw a wrench into the Senate's comprehensive immigration reform bill:...

Jeb Bush Makes Major Claim About Immigration

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush told religious conservatives Friday that the future of the nation's economy depends upon immigrants in...

Marco Rubio Threatens To Leave Immigration Bill Over Gay Couples

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) made another threat on Thursday to walk away from his own comprehensive immigration reform bill, this time ove...

Danielle Schlanger

House Democrats Call To End Deportation | Danielle Schlanger | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eight House Democrats called Wednesday for the president to halt the deportation of undocumented immigrants and stop separating families...

White House Gets Personal On Immigration Reform

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

A day after the immigration reform bill passed its first crucial hurdle, the White House released a video highlighting the personal stories of some of...

Elise Foley

Obama Gives Full Endorsement To Gang Of Eight | Elise Foley | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama gave a full endorsement of the "gang of eight" immigration reform bill on Tuesday, just ahead of its first vote o...

Elise Foley

Republican Senator Denies Record Deportations | Elise Foley | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) said again on Friday that "nobody" is being deported from the United States -- a nation that expelled a reco...

PHOTOS: Protestors Sit-In At Marco Rubio's Office

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 06.07.2013 | Miami

A group of Miami residents staged a sit-in at Senator Marco Rubio's (R-Florida) office in Doral Thursday afternoon to protest against proposed changes...

Elise Foley

House Republicans Still Skeptical On Rubio Immigration Bill | Elise Foley | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) gave a pitch on Wednesday for House Republicans to support the Senate "gang of eight" immigration reform...

The Immigration Debate: English Matters

Barbara Mujica | Posted 08.03.2013 | Politics
Barbara Mujica

One aspect of the proposed immigration reform that has attracted little attention is the requirement that applicants for legal status show proficiency in English. The issue should be central to the discussion.

Elise Foley

Entrepreneur Urges Immigration Reform In New OFA Video | Elise Foley | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Organizing for Action, the Obama-allied group that sprang from President Barack Obama's campaign network, began its video-driven push fo...

Elise Foley

Republicans Smack Down Jeff Sessions On Immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee abandoned Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) on Tuesday in his effort to limit the number of immi...

Ecuador's Philosophy of 'Buen Vivir' and the Gang of 8 Bill

Nathalie Cely | Posted 07.08.2013 | World
Nathalie Cely

By addressing the immigration issue, we establish finally the human value of our regional interrelationship. Let us hope that Congress and the administration support their efforts and put in place a comprehensive immigration reform that will protect all whose journeys bring them to this great country.

Immigration Measure Faces Critical Trial

Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

By ERICA WERNER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — A landmark immigration bill in the Senate is facing a critical trial – whether it can surviv...

The Gang of 8 and Accountable Border Enforcement

Donald Kerwin | Posted 07.06.2013 | Politics
Donald Kerwin

Accountability is the key to reform: accountability to the American public in setting and meeting a strict standard for border security, accountability to border residents on how the law is enforced in their communities, and accountability to the highest law enforcement standards.