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Harry Reid Tries To Call Republicans' Bluff On Immigration Reform | Elise Foley | Posted 05.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) attempted on Thursday to call Republicans' bluff on immigration reform: If they're truly conc...

Can Immigration Reform Rebuild America's Middle Class?

Julie Gutman Dickinson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Politics
Julie Gutman Dickinson

Foes of immigration reform like to position themselves as true-blue patriots acting in the best interests of the country. But it's hard to square that image with opposition to legislation that, more than any other single act, could help rebuild the nation's middle class.

The Truth About Immigration Reform and the Economy

Robert Reich | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics
Robert Reich

The battle over immigration reform is often about economic fear -- fear that immigrants are hurting the economy for native born Americans. But that fear is based on several economic myths.

The Immigration Bill Passes the Senate

Ryan Campbell | Posted 08.27.2013 | Latino Voices
Ryan Campbell

Now the bill will proceed to the House of Representatives, where another fight to keep the bill from sliding too far right will begin again.

WATCH: GOP Senator Flubs Major Vote

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

As the Senate voted on the comprehensive immigration reform bill Thursday, one Republican senator opposed to the bill accidentally voted for the histo...

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Immigration Reform Passes: Your Move, House | Elise Foley | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate passed a politically fraught immigration reform bill on Thursday that would give a path to citizenship to some of the estimat...

Will Immigration Reform Work for the U.S. Economy?

Annette Bernhardt | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics
Annette Bernhardt

As the spotlight shifts to the House of Representatives, there will be intensive debate that could profoundly reshape the bill and destroy its promise. Here are three elements of the Senate bill that we believe will determine whether immigration reform works for the U.S. economy.

Elise Foley

Immigration Reform Passes First Test | Elise Foley | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate immigration reform bill passed its first procedural hurdle on the floor Tuesday in a 82-15 vote, with only Republicans voting...

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LGBT Couples: 'We're All Being Exiled' | Elise Foley | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Gary Wanderlingh, who is American, and Samuel Conlon, who is British, were introduced online through friends five years ago. They felt a...

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Immigration Advocates Pleased With Bill | Elise Foley | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Advocates of comprehensive immigration reform finally got their chance on Wednesday to see the full text of a bill from the Senate gang ...