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Joe Biden On Minors At Border: 'These Are Our Kids'

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday that the United States will be judged by how it treats the thousands of young immigrants s...

Elise Foley

House Passes Dead-On-Arrival Bill To Address Border Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House approved a funding bill Friday evening to address a crisis of unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S. border illegally, sending...

Elise Foley

House GOP Aims To Pass Funding For Border Crisis, Then Gut Dreamer Protections

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House is expected to vote later Friday on a reworked and even more conservative package to address the ongoing border crisis, with m...

Elise Foley

Senate Fails On Border Crisis Funding

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Efforts by Congress to approve money for what most deem a crisis along the southern border were in shambles on Thursday evening, after t...

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

House Dems Fighting Hard Against Boehner's Border Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats are aggressively urging members to oppose a GOP-authored bill to address the border crisis. And with Republican senators...

Michael McAuliff

Harry Reid Gives GOP A Heart Attack With Immigration Reform Suggestion

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Tuesday confirmed Republican immigration hawks' worst fears by suggesting Senate Democrats...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Republicans Seriously Scale Back Their Funding For The Border Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans plan to vote Thursday on a bill that would provide less than a fifth of the funding the president requested to address...

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...

Elise Foley

White House Balances Conflicting Demands On Border Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House is attempting to walk a fine line on how to change a 2008 anti-trafficking law that has become a flashpoint as Congress ...

Elise Foley

Senate Democrats Lay Out Border-Crisis Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democrats on Wednesday staked out a middle position on funding for the ongoing border crisis, announcing details of a plan that w...

Sam Stein

Boehner Won't Get Help Passing House GOP Border Bill, Top Dem Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Moments after House Republicans unveiled the outlines of a bill on Wednesday to deal with the influx of unaccompanied minors on the nati...

Elise Foley

House GOP Would Solve Border Crisis By Sending In Troops, Speeding Deportations

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are considering a roughly $1.5 billion package that would help deal with the nation's ongoing border crisis, but there...

Elise Foley

John Boehner Blames Obama For Border Crisis Inaction

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Should Congress fail to approve funding to deal with the border crisis before the legislative recess in August, it will be President Bar...