Two Years After DACA, State Responses Vary

Two Years After DACA, State Responses Vary

By Tim Henderson, Stateline.org WASHINGTON -- Phoenix resident Franko Milan is happy to have qualified for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), the federal program that ...

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Lives, Dreams On The Line As Congress Dithers Over Immigration

Lives, Dreams On The Line As Congress Dithers Over Immigration

Robert Sagastume is Honduran by birth, American by choice and legally stuck somewhere in between by politics. He is also the embodiment of the humanitarian problem at the heart of ...

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Endorse This! See Rand Paul Run! Run, Rand, Run!

Endorse This! See Rand Paul Run! Run, Rand, Run!

[jwplayer player="1" mediaid="63001"] When confronted by a couple of DREAMers at a campaign event in Iowa, Senator Rand Paul, a man who wants to be president, ran for his life. Ha ...

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Rand Paul Runs From Immigration Talk With Steve King, But Rest Of GOP Is Not So Lucky

Rand Paul Runs From Immigration Talk With Steve King, But Rest Of GOP Is Not So Lucky

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) got into a tense exchange with two DREAMers on Monday, causing Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) to physically distance himself from the anti-immigration hardliner. ...

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Democrats, Republicans In Congress Deadlocked On Border Crisis

Democrats, Republicans In Congress Deadlocked On Border Crisis

By Lisa Mascaro and Kate Linthicum, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Failing to agree on how to handle the crush of children on the Southwestern border, Congress has stalem ...

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How Eric Cantor’s Killing Immigration Reform

How Eric Cantor’s Killing Immigration Reform

“Gentlemen, start your engines.” That message, played repeatedly in a commercial beamed on the Jumbotron at this year’s Indianapolis 500, had nothing to do with race cars. A coali ...

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Young Immigrants Can Seek Deportation Waiver Extensions, U.S. Says

Young Immigrants Can Seek Deportation Waiver Extensions, U.S. Says

By Brian Bennett and Kate Linthicum, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- More than half a million young immigrants who were granted temporary deportation waivers can apply for ...

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Harsh Realities Set In For Some Immigrants Shielded By Dream Act

Harsh Realities Set In For Some Immigrants Shielded By Dream Act

By Lalita Clozel, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Working as a Jack in the Box cashier, Marissa Cruz Santos breathed a sigh of relief last year when she qualified for an O ...

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This Week In Crazy: Jesus Wants You To Buy An AR-15, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Jesus Wants You To Buy An AR-15, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. ...

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Washington State House Passes Senate Measure For Financial Aid Eligibility For Undocumented Children

Washington State House Passes Senate Measure For Financial Aid Eligibility For Undocumented Children

By Andrew Garber, The Seattle Times OLYMPIA, Washington — Washington state lawmakers found something they could agree on Tuesday — allowing students brought here illegally as chil ...

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