Tag Archives: Immigration

Faith Leaders Urge Obama To Slow Deportations

The group pressed the president to loosen policies that separate immigrant families.

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Pelosi: “Race Has Something To Do With” GOP’s Stall On Immigration

“I think race has something to do with the fact that (House Republicans) are not bringing up an immigration bill,” Pelosi said on Thursday.

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Holder Confirms U.S. Investigating High Speed Trading

Eric Holder

The Wall Street phenomenon was exposed during a recent ’60 Minutes’ episode.

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Poll: Majority Supports Undocumented Immigrants Staying In U.S.

68 percent of respondents said that they supported undocumented immigrants staying in the United States, with only 29 percent saying they should leave.

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House Dems Attempt To Force Vote On Immigration

The petition follows similar Democratic efforts in the House to force a vote on both the minimum wage hike and the emergency extension of unemployment benefits earlier this year.

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Schumer: Obama Will “Curtail” Deportations If GOP Doesn’t Act On Immigration

“It’s crystal clear where the issue of immigration reforms headed,” Schumer said.

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Obama, Boehner See Eye To Eye On Immigration

The president and the top Republican in Congress both support the concept of legalizing millions of immigrants who are living in the U.S. illegally.

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Mexico Criticizes U.S. Deportation Policy

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said the deportations make him “indignant.”

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Schumer Proposes 2017 Immigration Roadmap

Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio), who joined Schumer on “Meet the Press” Sunday, said that he could envision a scenario where the proposal could gain some traction.

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Homeland Security Chief Praises GOP Immigration Plan

DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said the Republican framework “contains a lot to work with.”

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Obama, Biden Announce $600 Million In Grants For Schools

The president said that reviving America’s middle class “is the defining issue of our time.”

Russia’s Actions In Crimea Are Being Repeated In Eastern Ukraine: US

Russia is diverting attention from its “territorial expansion” and “fear-mongering by trying to change the subject,” Ambassador Samantha Power said.

Lerner Looked Into Prosecuting Tea Party Groups

New documents show that ex-IRS official Lois Lerner consulted with government lawyers on possible charges against conservative groups that had sought tax-exempt status.

Poll: Uninsured Rate Lower In States Allowing Obamacare

21 states, and the District of Columbia, have embraced Obamacare.

Poll: Huckabee Tops GOP Field In Iowa

Despite Huckabee’s early lead, 23.8 percent said that they are still undecided.