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Jon Ward

Opposition To Immigration Bill Boils Down To One Basic Fear

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The official line from conservatives who oppose the immigration reform bill is that it will cost too much money. The real reason is a...

GOP Rep. Implies Boston Bomber Was Immigrant

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

The Boston Marathon bombings show that immigration reform could endanger the public, Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said Tuesday, speculating that the attac...

Steve King Compares Border Fence To Great Wall Of China

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), a relentless opponent of comprehensive immigration reform, on Saturday outlined a simple solution to the complex issue: buil...

Elise Foley

Steve King Seeks To Block 'Anchor Babies'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It's the first week of the 113th Congress, and one House member is already trying to stop children born in the United States to undocume...

Elise Foley

GOP Rep.: Comparing Immigrants To Dogs Was 'A Compliment'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on Sunday stood by eyebrow-raising comments he made in May, insisting that he was praising immigrants when he c...

'When He Talks, It Might Be A Little Direct'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) touts his business experience and his "keen intellectual curiosity" in his first ad of the 2012 election cycle, with a veiled...

Winning Gold in the "Anti-Immigration Olympics"

Amy Novick | Posted 10.20.2012 | Latino Voices
Amy Novick

These champions return to our country and see games of a different sort going on - elected officials stooping to the worst kind of politics, spreading fear and misinformation about immigrants, and enacting harmful anti-immigration policies.

Elise Foley

Steve King To Janet Napolitano: See You In Litigation

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) thanked Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano Thursday for making her first appearance bef...

Constitution Check: Can the Courts Overturn New Deportation Reprieve?

Lyle Denniston | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics
Lyle Denniston

Republicans, of course, were troubled about the politics of the new immigration policy: they said it was timed to have an impact on this year's election, in a blatant bid by the President for support from Hispanic voters. But that, too, is an argument that courts do not attempt to settle.

Elise Foley

House GOP Votes To Defund Obama Immigration Efforts

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House voted on Thursday to kill nearly every action by the Obama administration to reform the immigration enforcement system, approv...

Steve King Blames Boehner For Immigration Chair Snub

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) recently placed blame on Speaker John Boehner for the decision to pass over the hardliner for chairman of a subcommittee post...

Hardline Conservative Set To Take Big House Immigration Post

Mother Jones | — Kevin Drum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Steve King has compared border-crossers to livestock, asserted that President Obama "favors the black person," and described illegal immigration ...

Key House Republican Vows To Take On Longstanding Constitutional Amendment

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), fresh off of a massive GOP victory earlier this month that is looking likely to make him a key pilot of the next Congress's ...

Steve King Accuses President Obama, Holder, And Napolitano Of 'Willful Ignorance' On Arizona Immigration Law (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP/Huffington Post - An Iowa congressman whose invitation to headline a Colorado GOP fundraiser was rescinded after he made comments about President B...