Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Calif.) on Friday plans to file an amendment to the annual defense policy bill that would grant green cards to young illegal immigrants who serve in the military.
Under pressure from both sides of the immigration reform debate, the Obama administration has recently released statements outlining its plan to improve the quality of life for undocumented immigrants and people seeking American citizenship. The administration has been under fire … Continue reading
In a speech before the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) on Thursday, Vice President Joseph Biden, Jr. told the audience immigration reform would improve U.S. foreign policy.
Mayor de Blasio declared himself “unabashedly pro-Israel” Monday and said he believes the mayor of New York has a special obligation to defend the Jewish state.
WASHINGTON — For the first time in weeks, lawmakers voiced some optimism Friday that they could reach a deal with the White House to reopen the government and avoid an economy-shattering default on U.S. debts.
After House GOP leaders rolled out their immigration principles last week, many Republicans struck back, arguing embracing reform now is folly because, well, #OBUMMER and #OBUMMER. They said acting now could trample on gains Republicans will enjoy from Obamacare’s certain collapse and that … Continue reading
Washington — With Republicans expected to retain control of the US House in 2014, strategists warn Democrats must scramble to preserve their Senate majority — or risk a miserable finale to Barack Obama’s presidency.
President Obama indicated Friday that he’s open to a plan that would provide legal status for illegal immigrants, like the one House GOP leaders just proposed, signaling a potential election-year compromise for Democrats and Republicans.
Haven’t we heard this before? This was the visceral reaction of the immigrant community to President Obama’s brief remarks about reform during his State of the Union speech last Tuesday.
Opponents of immigration reform say it has no chance of passing in an election year. History suggests they are wrong.