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Hispanic Caucus & its members criticize ICE raids

On Wednesday, the Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Rep. Linda Sanchez, finally released a statement about the ICE raids that have been happening across the country. Rep. Sanchez said: “Invading homes is inhuman...
by Adriana Maestas
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Hispanic Caucus silent on ICE raids

The new year started swiftly for the Department of Homeland Security as Immigration and Customs Enforcement launched deportation roundups of families who had fled violence in Central America. Yesterday Jeh Johnson announced the...
by Adriana Maestas
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Ted Cruz refuses to say whether a path to legalization is amnesty

GOP Presidential contender Ted Cruz is trying to distinguish himself as being tougher on immigration than his Republican rivals in the race. Cruz, the son of a Cuban migrant father, has repeatedly said that he is against “...
by Adriana Maestas
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North Carolina Governor Signs Anti-Immigrant Law

Yesterday North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed HB 318 into law. The bill prevents the state’s cities from accepting certain forms of identification and also limits access to food stamp benefits for some childless ad...
by Adriana Maestas
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Sophie Cruz’s message to Pope highlights DAPA

Yesterday when five year old Sophie Cruz broke past the barricades holding back the crowds that were awaiting the Pope, she carried a message on behalf of immigrant families, specifically U.S. born children who have undocumente...
by Adriana Maestas
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The amnesty question missing from last night’s debate

During last night’s GOP presidential debate, the immigration issue was brought up again. While the candidates stumbled over themselves to sound tough on immigration making comments condemning sanctuary cities, talking abo...
by Adriana Maestas
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Chris Christie compares legal immigrants to FedEx packages

Not to be outdone in the anti-immigration rhetoric that has been dominated the GOP presidential race in recent weeks, today presidential candidate Chris Christie suggested that legal immigrants could be tracked like FedEx packa...
by Adriana Maestas
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Latino voters’ net favorability rating of Donald Trump is -51

Yesterday Gallup released a new poll that shows 65% of Latino voters have an unfavorable view of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump. 14% of Hispanic voters have a favorable view of Trump. Trump, who announced his campaign ...
by Adriana Maestas
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