The unfair treatment of undocumented immigrant workers in America has spurred many immigration reform advocates to push for support on the local and national level. Some advocates of more comprehensive immigration laws wish to see progress in a step-by-step process, while … Continue reading
WASHINGTON — The Department of Homeland Security appears to have redacted entire sections of information from documents about U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s drone program before sharing them with a Senate committee, even though less censored versions of the documents … Continue reading
WASHINGTON — Three high-profile participants in the immigration reform movement announced a scholarship program on Tuesday that will give millions of dollars in scholarships to Dreamers, undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children. The new program, called … Continue reading
House Speaker John Boehner hit the brakes on immigration legislation on Thursday, saying it will be “difficult” to move any bill in the current climate — comments that signal a rough road ahead for one of President Obama’s top 2014 … Continue reading
Conservative Republicans on Wednesday ruled out any immigration legislation in the House this year, insisting that the GOP should wait until next year when the party might also control the Senate.
John Bohner said Thursday it will be difficult to pass immigration legislation this year, dimming prospects for one of President Barack Obama’s top domestic priorities.
The annual National Prayer Breakfast is one of those rare Washington events when politicians shed their party labels and opposing political views and come together for a common cause.
The Senate confirmed one of its own Thursday — Max Baucus, D-Mont. — to be the next ambassador to China.
Three weeks after Senate Republicans blocked an extension of benefits to the long-term unemployed, another effort to restore the checks fell one vote short of breaking a filibuster.
As the divided Congress stands at a stalemate over how to move forward on several big ticket items stuck on the legislative agenda, House Speaker John Boehner says President Barack Obama must rebuild trust with Congressional Republicans before any substantive … Continue reading