Senate Democrats are debating whether to include language in the defense authorization bill to give legal status to young people who are illegal immigrants but serve in the military.
Denisse Rojas earned a biology degree from UC Berkeley and has set her sights on medical school. But one big obstacle stands in her way. To practice medicine in California, doctors must obtain a license from the state, and applicants … Continue reading
Time is running out for the House Republicans to pass an immigration bill. If they don’t activists hope President Obama will act swiftly and decisively. John Boehner may have enraged conservatives last week when he re-enacted GOPers whining about taking … Continue reading
The Pelosi immigration road show is unfolding as the issue remains on the back burner in the Republican-controlled House.
Hard-line anti-immigration reform Republicans derailed an effort by a member of their own party to allow men and women brought to the U.S. as children to qualify for Legal Permanent Resident status if they serve in the military.
A familiar face in the debate over immigration rights was back in Chicago on Monday, nearly seven years after she was deported to Mexico, following her yearlong stay in a local church to avoid deportation.
The New York Assembly has passed the New York State Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act. This is a comprehensive immigration reform measure that would offer financial support for the education of immigrant youth. The lower house of the … Continue reading
In a better world, Washington would agree on legislation that would fix our broken immigration system and leave us with a workable structure for the 21st century.
WASHINGTON — Immigration reform that focuses solely on enforcement would cut agriculture production and cause a sharp rise in food prices, according to a study released Monday.
ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss voters on Sunday narrowly backed proposals to reintroduce immigration quotas with the European Union, Swiss television reported – a result that calls into question bilateral accords with the EU and could irk multinational companies.