Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-San Antonio) criticized on Tuesday a “Catch an Illegal Immigrant” event that had been scheduled to take place the following day at the University of Texas. “It’s sad when it comes from any quarter,” he told … Continue reading
As an undocumented immigrant from Mexico, Alexa Parra Cabrera ordinarily would never go near the Phoenix offices of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
LIVE OAK — Santa Cruz County Sheriff Phil Wowak took steps toward building trust with the local immigrant community by hosting a town hall meeting Monday to discuss fears around deportation.
NOGALES, Ariz. — Three young immigrants had a jubilant and painful reunion here on Tuesday with parents who had been deported from the United States, sharing hugs through the steel bars of the border fence that separates this American town … Continue reading
Jose Antonio Vargas is surely the most noted undocumented resident in the country. His passion on behalf of the DREAMers and immigration reform is impressive. Vargas, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, has traveled the nation with his message.
POLITICO’s David Nather reports that Republicans on the House Gang of Eight are pushing for a rule forcing provisional immigrants to purchase healthcare – while remaining ineligible for the subsidized exchanges offered by the Affordable Care Act.
Sen. Marco Rubio’s office circulated a list this month of ways to toughen security in the immigration bill he helped negotiate, including potential amendments to cut down on chain migration, to require newly legal immigrants to show financial self-sufficiency and … Continue reading
The legislation unveiled last month ago by the bipartisan group of senators known as the “gang of eight” is already a breakthrough after decades of inaction regarding illegal immigration. The bill includes many of the basic elements that will be … Continue reading
Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee began debating the comprehensive immigration reform bill introduced by the bipartisan “Gang of Eight.” Within the more than 840 pages of this sweeping proposal are a handful of provisions that would address some of the … Continue reading
Bill Landreth bought a second tractor as Berries by Bill Inc. sold more melons, sweet corn and strawberries. He also expanded to 200 the acreage of his Newport, Arkansas, farm devoted to the fruits and vegetables, though that’s where the … Continue reading