Tag Archives: Immigration Reform

AZ Sheriff Paul Babeu publishes bus route of refugee children

AZ Sheriff Paul Babeu published the bus route of refugee children, riling up protests from anti-immigrant demonstrators.  Angry protesters used trucks to block a road near Oracle after the sheriff’s press release revealed that 40 refugees had been invited to stay at a ranch for … Continue reading

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Video |Vice President Biden & Cecilia Muñoz Answers Questions about Immigration

Cecilia Muñoz is the Assistant to the President and Director of the Domestic Policy Council, which coordinates the domestic policy-making process in the White.

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Video | President Obama Speaks On Immigration Reform

Think Progress has a comprehensive recap on where some members of congress stand on immigration reform. Read it here: Everything You Need To Know About The Bipartisan Immigration Reform Framework Updated President Obama unveils his proposals for immigration reform (Transcript)

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Photos: President Obama at Chamizal National Memorial in El Paso, Texas

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President Obama Visits El Paso, Texas

Bloomberg News President Barack Obama said the drive to revamp the nation’s immigration laws has fallen victim to political games and “ugly rhetoric,” and that eliminating an underground economy fueled by illegal immigration will strengthen the U.S. middle class. Obama, … Continue reading

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