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How President Obama Could Provide a Pathway to Citizenship for Thousands and Strengthen Our Military. Right Now.
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The best part? This is already a program authorized under a statute by Congress. Expanding this program doesn't require an executive order.The president can just do it.
Obama: Small Window To Get Immigration Reform Done This Year
By Reuters, Reuters
WASHINGTON, May 13 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Tuesday there was a small window of opportunity now to pass
Bob Goodlatte: 'No Reason' Immigration Reform Couldn't Give Legal Status To Undocumented
A strong majority of Democrats, along with three GOP members, have signed on to a comprehensive immigration reform bill that
This #GivingTuesday, Help Strengthen Our Country and Democracy
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In celebration of #GivingTuesday, we've been sharing a look at just some of what the League has done to increase political participation and strengthen our democracy -- and our country -- in 2013.
Four Reasons Why Shutdown Battle Increases Odds of Passing Immigration Reform
, Guest Writer
The possibility of losing control of the House is beginning to stare GOP strategists in the face. Do they really want to risk incensing a big block of Hispanic and other immigrant voters by blocking immigration reform, and energizing them to go out to vote in large numbers to punish Republicans?
One State, One Rate: Campaign for Tuition Equality
Alex Hayden DiLalla
Assuming for the sake of argument that one was not persuaded by a sense of social justice, extending in-state tuition to undocumented students makes sense for the entire state on a policy level.
John McCain On Immigration: Not Giving Up On Path To Citizenship
"I think that would be very difficult to do," he said. "I don't think that could happen. I know there is some concern that
Top Five Reasons why Immigration Reform Is Likely to Pass This Year
, Guest Writer
There are more than enough votes on the floor of the House to pass immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship if it is given an up or down vote. The only question now is whether the House Leadership decides that it is in their political interest to call the bill.
Bob Goodlatte: Dreamers Should Not Get A Path To Citizenship
Republicans seemed to have warmed more recently to the idea of a path to citizenship for Dreamers, particularly compared
DREAMers Respond To KIDS Act: ‘We Will Not Stand For This'
By VOXXI, VOXXI
“With the KIDS Act, the House GOP have certainly taken a step, but it’s a step backwards,” Vargas said. “Only when they present
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Senate Immigration Bill Components Have Majority Support: Poll
Most Americans approve of the components of the Senate's immigration bill currently stalled in the House, according to a
John Boehner On Pathway To Citizenship: 'We're Going To Find Out' If It Can Pass
WASHINGTON -- Despite hearing concerns from some House Republicans about providing a path to citizenship to undocumented
Republican Voters Skeptical But Supportive Of Immigration Reform: Poll
The poll largely asked about hypothetical legislation, similar to the bipartisan "gang of eight" bill that passed the Senate
Immigration Reform Timeline: How We Got Here
By VOXXI, VOXXI
“Today, the Senate did its job. It’s now up to the House to do the same,” President Barack Obama said Thursday after the
Top 8 Reasons Senate Republicans Approved Immigration Reform
Author and commentator
While the ultimate shape and fate of the bill is still uncertain, it is clear that Republicans now recognize the importance of immigration reform.
Rand Paul Opposes Immigration Reform Even With Border Surge Amendment
"I'm all in favor of immigration reform, but I'm like most conservatives in the country, [in] that I think reform should
Robert Menendez: 'Road To The White House' For GOP Must Include Pathway To Citizenship
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) said Sunday that if Republicans want any real shot at taking back the White House
Why the 'Path to Citizenship' May Be More of a Labyrinth
Executive Director, Latino Policy Forum
Of course, the path is strenuous by design, delivered as promised by the bipartisan "Gang of Eight" who forecasted its "tough but fair" nature. Maybe tough is fair. But impossible is not.
Sean Duffy On Immigration: 'Put Them On A Path To Citizenship'
"Most people come here to work," he said at a town hall meeting, according to the Sawyer County Record. "Most are Hispanics
Undocumented Consumers: Include Consumer Protection in Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Norman I. Silber
Teaches Law at Hofstra and Yale
Will Congress structure the legalization process to ensure that eligible applicants don't get detained or deported based on their efforts to hold others accountable for incompetence or fraud?
Jeff Sessions Files Amendment Requiring High Income Bar For Permanent Resident Status
WASHINGTON -- The bipartisan Senate immigration bill would already make becoming a legal permanent resident a costly process
Ted Cruz Files Immigration Amendment To Ban Path To Citizenship
WASHINGTON -- Among the 300 amendments to the Senate immigration bill is one that would take away one of its central purposes
House Immigration Bill Will Be Tougher Than 'Gang Of 8' Plan, GOP Member Says
"It's not as easy as the Senate side, [but] it's not as bad as anybody might think it is," Carter said of the House group's
Senate Immigration Bill To Heighten Border Security, Grant Legal Status
Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah), who had worked with the gang of eight, but dropped out over disagreements on the path to citizenship
John Boehner Considers Breaking Immigration Bill Into Pieces
Elise Foley contributed to this report. Such a move would create a crowded legislative calendar, since work is ongoing on
Latino Undocumented Immigrant Poll Finds Most Want To Be Citizens
Other surveys have also found that many undocumented immigrants have strong ties to the United States. A separate Latino
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