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Elise Foley

Mayors Come To Obama's Defense On Immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group of mayors led by New York's Bill de Blasio and Los Angeles' Eric Garcetti are coming to the defense of President Barack Obama on...

The Legal -- and Moral -- Case for Obama's Immigration Action

Marielena Hincapié | Posted 12.30.2014 | Politics
Marielena Hincapié

On January 9, a federal court is scheduled to listen to arguments about President Obama's executive actions to shield more than 4 million people from deportation. Noticeably absent from the debate is any discussion of immigrants themselves -- the people who will be directly affected by the court's ruling.

GOP Gov's Lawsuit Against Obama Administration Knocked Down

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — A federal judge Friday dismissed Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's lawsuit that accused the Obama administration of failing to enforce immigra...

Arizona Immigration Lawsuits: Tucson, Flagstaff City Councils Vote To Sue

AP | FELICIA FONSECA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Tucson and Flagstaff city councils voted Tuesday to sue Arizona over its tough new immigration law, citing concerns about...

Arizona Immigration Law Sending Shock Waves Across Political Spectrum, 2010 Midterm Elections

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. — With the scrawl of a pen, GOP Gov. Jan Brewer of Arizona awakened the dormant but explosive issue of illegal immigration, sendin...