Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Obama’s trump card on immigration – Los Angeles Times

Obama's trump card on immigrationLos Angeles TimesPresident Obama is tantalizingly close to passing comprehensive immigration reform, a legacy achievement. The Senate has provided a bipartisan bill, and the House is working on reform. The key issue...

Immigration Reform: Where we Stand – ABC News

ABC NewsImmigration Reform: Where we StandABC NewsThe loud kerfuffle over the heavy-handed IRS and post-Benghazi spin has had one positive effect: immigration reform is quietly moving ahead under the cable noise and political posturing of dysfunctional...

Michelle Obama: Immigration is president’s top legislative priority – Washington Post...


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Michelle Obama: Immigration is president's top legislative priority
Washington Post (blog)
Michelle Obama participated in the swearing-in of 50 new citizens Wednesday to express her support for stalled efforts to overhaul the nation's immigration laws. "Today, here in Washington, folks are still debating whether or not to fix our immigration ...
First Lady Makes Pitch for Immigration OverhaulABC News
In immigration news: Asian Americans in the US heartland, crossing the border ...89.3 KPCC (blog)
First Lady Enters Political Fight Over 'Broken' Immigration SystemBreitbart News

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Boehner sees immigration bill by year’s end – Reuters

Boehner sees immigration bill by year's endReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner said he expects an overhaul of immigration rules to become law by the end of the year, but that the Senate's version "do...

Archbishop Jose Gomez: Immigrants are ‘humans first’ – Los Angeles Times

Archbishop Jose Gomez: Immigrants are 'humans first'Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez continued to push for an overhaul of U.S. immigration policy on Friday, calling for a more humane approach that views immigrants as "hum...

House Gears Up For Immigration Battle – NPR (blog)

NPR (blog)House Gears Up For Immigration BattleNPR (blog)The messaging from many House Democrats and Republicans about the chances of passing an immigration overhaul remains optimistic. And some of them, such as Republican Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida ...

Local Cops Divided Over Continuing To Help Federal Immigration Agents –...

New York Times (blog)Local Cops Divided Over Continuing To Help Federal Immigration AgentsFox News LatinoIn California, the legislature is considering a measure that would call for local law enforcement agencies not to hold immigrants held on minor off...

‘Day of Action’ protesters demand changes to immigration policy – The...


'Day of Action' protesters demand changes to immigration policy
The Spokesman Review
Jackie Vaughn of the Chicano Student Movement of Aztlan said her group has been following the hunger strike staged by immigration detainees in Tacoma and wanted to show their support. “We're standing in solidarity with those who are striking in the ...

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Detention: Yet another immigration policy in need of reform – Minneapolis...


Minneapolis Star Tribune

Detention: Yet another immigration policy in need of reform
Minneapolis Star Tribune
A disturbing April 13 Star Tribune story recounted how an 18-year-old high school student being held in Sherburne County jail under federal immigration rules was repeatedly sexually assaulted by his cellmate — a registered sex offender. And during the ...
ICE released Boone Co. detainees facing serious chargesCincinnati.com
Pinal County's losing handazcentral

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Newark Police Department Limits Cooperation With Federal Immigration Agency – WNYC

ThinkProgressNewark Police Department Limits Cooperation With Federal Immigration AgencyWNYCWhen an immigrant without legal status is arrested for a minor offense, such as shoplifting, the Newark Police Department says it will no longer honor a request...

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