Undocumented immigrants serving in the US military who came to the country illegally as children have become the latest test of Republican willingness to support reforms to the immigration system.
This is a fact …America’s immigration system is broken. Too many employers game the system by hiring undocumented workers and there are 11 million people living in the shadows. Neither is good for the economy or the country. So if … Continue reading
Two Republican lawmakers from Illinois, Reps. Adam Kinzinger and Aaron Schock, have come out in support of immigration reform, Roll Call reported.
Earlier this month, we learned that the winner of California’s biggest-ever Powerball lottery jackpot has claimed his $242 million prize. Meanwhile, a different lottery did not get nearly the attention it deserved, even though its payout has far-reaching consequences for … Continue reading
WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — An overhaul to the nation’s broken immigration system remains stalled because “the Republican base does have elements that are animated by racism,” the head of the House committee to elect Democratic lawmakers said Sunday.
As frustration over the United States’ broken immigration system has focused increasingly on President Obama, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Wednesday that he will make sure that deportation efforts are aimed chiefly at those who pose a danger to … Continue reading
For those warning that China is poised to surpass the United States as the world’s premier economic power, Vice President Biden has a few words.
U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised Democratic effort and urged Republicans in Congress to speed up legislation on a comprehensive immigration reform that would provide a pathway to earned citizenship for the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants currently living … Continue reading
The United Nations Refugee Agency has just published a report that documents the trauma and suffering felt by a large number of children who become victims of the immigration system.
American farmers can’t keep up with consumers’ demand for fresh fruits and vegetables, largely because of an insufficient workforce for planting, harvesting and fieldwork, a new study released Tuesday by immigration reform proponents found.