Although many Republicans are optimistic about their chances in this year’s elections, some of Washington’s leading conservatives gathered Thursday to privately vent frustrations about what kind of party they will be left with after November.
The Pelosi immigration road show is unfolding as the issue remains on the back burner in the Republican-controlled House.
Supporters of immigration reform did everything they could to pass a law. They threw their support behind bipartisan negotiations in the Senate that led to the passage of a promising bill.
It’s a cold December evening on the Capitol Mall, but several dozen activists are staying warm in a large white tent set up to house the ever-growing number of activists calling for passage of the immigration bill. Dozens of these … Continue reading
With all chance of passing a sweeping immigration reform gone in the remaining five legislative days of 2013, advocates of an overhaul of the system are trying to figure out what to do next.
(TRNS) — Immigration reform activists delivered 6,000 letters to 60 House Republican lawmakers from children whose family members have been deported or are in danger of being shipped out of the U.S.
Complaints that immigration reform activists are harassing Republicans by sending children to confront House Speaker John Boehner at breakfast or singing protest songs at the Capitol tree lighting drew a sharp rebuke from Latino leaders Tuesday.
The push for immigration reform has been picking up allies from nearly all corners of American society. And now another group that has a long history of advocacy is joining the fight.
The long-running series of fasts that have been organized across the country, which are designed to bring greater attention to the issue of immigration reform, are entering a new phase.
U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III has joined a national hunger strike aimed at pressing for a change in the country’s immigration laws.