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GOP's Opposition To Obama Immigration Actions Is Poor Politics, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.11.2015 | Politics

Republican lawmakers opposing President Barack Obama's immigration actions risk alienating potential GOP supporters and may be jeopardizing the party'...

Lindsey Graham: 'Shame On Us As Republicans'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.24.2014 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) expressed disappointment with his GOP colleagues in the House of Representatives for failing to pass legislation on immig...

Paige Lavender

Obama: 'Everybody Knows' Our Immigration System Has Been Broken A Long Time | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics

At a rally in Las Vegas on Friday, President Barack Obama spoke about his plan to increase deportation relief for an estimated 4.4 million undocumente...

President Obama Acts to Right Wrongs That Affront Our Ideals

Deborah Weinstein | Posted 01.21.2015 | Politics
Deborah Weinstein

After waiting more than 500 days for the House of Representatives to take up the comprehensive immigration reform bill passed by the Senate, the President called us back to those values and used his authority to protect children and parents. Thank you, Mr. President, for taking some important steps to make our nation stronger.

Fox Host Links Immigration Reform To Upcoming Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.21.2014 | Media

President Barack Obama unveiled a bold immigration reform policy Thursday night, an expected move Fox News' "The Five" discussed on the show hours ear...

Welcoming the Stranger With Executive Action

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie | Posted 01.21.2015 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie

President Obama should be applauded for defending America's greatest values and challenging the nation to be a welcoming place for the stranger. For in the face of the stranger we see the face of God.

U.S. Immigration Politics Takes Center Stage At Latin Grammys

Reuters | Mike Blake | Posted 01.20.2015 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Enrique Iglesias and Uruguayan singer Jorge Drexler were the big winners at the annual Latin Grammys on Thursday in a ...

Read The Full Text Of Obama's Immigration Speech

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama announced plans to take executive action on immigration in a prime time speech on Thursday. Obama's plan will provide deport...

Elise Foley

Obama Moves To Protect Millions From Deportation | Elise Foley | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the boldest move on immigration policy of his presidency, President Barack Obama announced plans Thursday evening to dramatically inc...

Some Senate Democrats Balk At Obama's Unilateral Immigration Approach

Reuters | Posted 01.20.2015 | Politics

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Several Democratic senators are uncomfortable with President Barack Obama's decision ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Rand Paul On Obama's Immigration Executive Action: 'We Should Take Him To Court' | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Wednesday that Congress should take legal action against President Barack Obama in response to his planned e...

Obama Plan Could Help 5 Million Get Deportation Protection

AP | By ERICA WERNER | Posted 01.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans debated Friday how to respond to President Barack Obama's expected executive action on immigration, with GOP lea...

Obama Plan Defended As Backup For Congressional Failure

AP | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics

BY PHILIP ELLIOT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The White House is downplaying its draft immigration proposal as merely a backup plan if lawm...

Laura Bassett

White House Responds To Criticism Of Immigration Plan | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.17.2013 | Politics

In response to early criticisms of President Obama's leaked immigration reform proposal, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said on Sunday tha...

Obama Immigration Plan Would Set 8-Year Path To Residency

AP | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

BY ALICIA A. CALDWELL, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- The White House is circulating a draft immigration bill that would create a new visa for undo...

Rubio: Obama's Immigration Plan Would Be 'Dead On Arrival'

Benjamin Hart | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

Hours after USA Today obtained the first draft of President Obama's immigration reform plan, the office of Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) put out a press ...

Elise Foley

Dreamers Train For Immigration Reform Fight | Elise Foley | Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bernard Pastor, an undocumented 20-year-old sophomore at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, was detained by immigration agents in 20...

Obama To Push For Reform Amid Contentious Debate

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics

* President to tout economic benefits to CEOs, unions * Republicans soften stance after rebuke by Hispanic voters * Hous...

Obama Calls For 'Common-Sense' Reform

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics

LAS VEGAS, Jan 29 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama appealed for a "common-sense" and comprehensive overhaul of U.S. immigrations laws on Tuesday t...

Obama Will Include Same-Sex Couples In Major Plan

BuzzFeed | Posted 01.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Same-sex couples will be a part of the proposal for addressing immigration reform that President Obama is scheduled to unveil Tuesday i...

Obama Border Plan Criticized By Governors: Jan Brewer, Rick Perry Call Troop Deployment Insufficient

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT and BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The Texas and Arizona governors criticized the Obama administration's border security plans Monday, saying not enough National Guard t...