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Immigrant activists target Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan with billboard campaign

This week a group of immigrant activists in North Carolina unveiled a billboard campaign taking aim at Democratic Senator Kay Hagan for her immigration...

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...

Immigration Activists Reject KIDS Act

Originally published as "Dreamers respond to KIDS Act: ‘We will not stand for this’" by VOXXI. BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Two House Republicans who in 2010 voted...

Undocumented Mothers Push for Immigration Reform

Originally published by Voxxi.com as "Dreamers' moms take to Capitol Hill to advocate for immigration reform." BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Empowered by their undocumented sons and daughters,...

Amendment to Deport DREAMers Passes in House

Today the House of Representatives voted on an amendment by Congressman Steve King (R-Iowa) to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program....

What are We Signing Onto When We Sign On to Immigration...

Last week the Judiciary Committee of the Senate discussed and debated amendments to S. 744,  the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act...

Paul Ryan’s Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Makes Him an Odd Reform Advocate

Self deportation, anchor babies, catch and release, illegal — these are not the words you expect to hear from the mouth of an immigration...

Colorado DREAMers to Access In-State Tuition

Yesterday at Metropolitan State University in Denver, Colorado’s Governor John Hickenlooper signed into law Senate Bill 33, also known as the ASSET bill,  granting...

Reps. Paul Ryan and Luis Gutierrez Team Up on Immigration Reform

They say that politics makes strange bedfellows, and in the House of Representatives, Representative Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin), who was on the Vice Presidential slot...

Senate Immigration Reform Bill Hinges on Border Security, Fees, Biometric Data

Details of the “Gang of 8”-negotiated immigration reform measure were released late Monday. The group planned a big press conference to discuss the details...