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Report: Obama administration warned of Central American refugee crisis

Over the weekend, the Washington Post published an article detailing the extent that the Obama administration was warned of the surge of child refugees from Central America. The upshot is that the administration treated the inc...
by Adriana Maestas
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President Obama to call for more resources to ramp up deportations of children

On Sunday, President Obama announced that he would be asking Congress for $2 billion in emergency funds to deal with the influx of unaccompanied minors that have been crossing the border without documentation. According to Thin...
by Adriana Maestas
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A year after Senate passes immigration bill, Rep. Gutierrez says prospects for reform are dead

For people who follow the immigration debate closely, a large contingent of grassroots activists have been saying that the immigration reform bill has been dead for months. But this week, the leading Democrat and most visible m...
by Adriana Maestas
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Poll: majority of voters in Rep. Cantor’s district support immigration reform

Last night House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) lost his primary to Dave Brat, a tea party backed college professor. Brat beat Cantor with 56% of the vote to Cantor’s 44%, but some in the media have said that Cantor&#...
by Adriana Maestas
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Rep. Eric Cantor campaigns on anti-immigrant messaging

It’s been a little over a week sincethe Obama administration announced that it would delay a review of deportation policies to give the House of Representatives “space” to advance an immigration reform bill, a...
by Adriana Maestas
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House GOP approves amendment to investigate Homeland Security, instead of moving immigration reform

Earlier this week, the Obama administration delayed a review of the Department of Homeland Security deportation policies in order to give the House some space to pass an immigration reform bill. Well, the House decided to pass ...
by Adriana Maestas
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Obama postpones changes in deportation policy to give House chance to pass bill

Yesterday, it was reported that the White House asked the Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, to postpone a review of deportation policies to give Congress more time to act on immigration reform. Last year, the Senate ...
by Adriana Maestas
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New Poll: Tea Party voters support immigration reform

On Wednesday, a new poll was released showing that Republican primary voters who identify with the Tea Party are largely supportive of immigration reform. The poll of 400 Republican voters from around the country released by T...
by Adriana Maestas
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