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Cities Speak for Millions of Americans on Immigration Action

Kasim Reed | Posted 07.10.2015 | Politics
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Today marks a milestone in the fight for common sense immigration reform in the United States. A federal court in New Orleans will hear arguments in the case challenging President Obama's executive actions on immigration.

Contentious Obama Action Highlights Thorny Issue For States

Pew's Stateline | Tim Henderson | Posted 02.26.2015 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

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Deporting Beneficiaries Of Obama's Immigration Action Would Cost $50.3 Billion: Report | Elise Foley | Posted 02.23.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Deporting the estimated 5 million undocumented immigrants who could benefit from deportation-relief policies that Republicans are trying...

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Judge: Obama Immigration Action Is Unconstitutional | Elise Foley | Posted 12.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled on Tuesday that President Barack Obama's administrative actions on immigration, which could grant ...

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White House Turns To Aggressive Defense Of Immigration Actions | Elise Foley | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House is moving into a new phase for its policy on deportation relief for up to 5 million undocumented immigrants: Not just se...

House Republicans Prepare Their Next Move On Immigration

Reuters | Posted 02.03.2015 | Politics

(Adds details, quotes starting in fourth paragraph.) By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - U.S. Republicans, ou...

One Person Obama's Immigration Action Doesn't Help

The Hill | Clayborn D. Tolliver, Jr. | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics

My brother-in-law, Rithy Yin, is one of the most kind hearted people you’ll ever meet. He is an active member in his church and volunteers for a loc...

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Jeh Johnson: Immigration Actions Are 'Simple Common Sense' | Elise Foley | Posted 12.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In his first appearance before Congress since the president announced plans to extend deportation relief to millions of undocumented imm...

Immigrants' Chances Depend On Their State's Polices

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 01.28.2015 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — If Christian Avila lived a few hundred miles to the west, he would have a driver's license and qualify for in-state college tuition a...

Here's How Republicans Could Defuse The Immigration Issue

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 01.23.2015 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Republicans in search of a way to oppose President Barack Obama's moves on immigration without alienating the nation's fast-growing po...

Here's How Potential 2016 Candidates Are Reacting To Obama's Immigration Action

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics

On Thursday, President Barack Obama announced plans to protect millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation. In an address from the White H...

Here Are The Limits Of Obama's Immigration Action

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 01.20.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare n...

REPORT: Obama To Announce Immigration Plan Next Week

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama will take action on immigration reform as early as next week, Fox News reported on Wednesday. The decision, which Fox said may ...

Homeland Security Department Gears Up For Obama Immigration Action

AP | By ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Wednesday cautioned against making assumptions about President Barack Obama's changes to immigration rules base...

Obama's Delay On Immigration Creates Uncertainty Ahead Of Midterm Elections

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN and ERICA WERNER | Posted 08.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's possible delay in taking action on immigration has thrown advocates and lawmakers from both parties a cur...

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Democrats Lay Groundwork For Obama To Take Big Steps On Immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As the Obama administration gets ready to unveil a potentially wide-ranging new policy on deportation relief, Democrats are making the c...