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On Wednesday morning, King appeared on CNN's "New Day," where he defended his comments from last year. Host Chris Cuomo asked
There were signs before the vote that the amendments would be blocked, but their sponsors tried anyway. A spokesman for House
"I do believe that we're absolutely crazy if we don't take advantage of having passed an immigration bill out of the Senate
After previously comparing Dreamers to drug mules, Rep. Steve King said Wednesday that those who want to enlist in the military should be immediately deported instead.
The ENLIST Act has bipartisan support: 42 co-sponsors, including 24 Republicans. Despite the support from other GOP members
"When the speaker said this is hard, I said, 'So what's new?'" Gutierrez added. "That's what we were sent here to do: hard
"Every week that we fail to pass immigration reform more families are broken up," Becky Bond, CREDO's political director
Republicans have said that border security and law enforcement must be prioritized, and immigration principles unveiled at
The speaker noted he has said since the 2012 election that immigration reform "needs to be dealt with," but that he had not
On Nov. 29, Medina and his fellow activists received a surprise visit. When the flap to the tent opened, President Obama
House Republican leaders unveiled their immigration reform principles on Thursday to GOP members, and notably included allowing
The vice president veered slightly from the more recent White House messaging by making firm commitments about the the Senate
"I actually think there are a bunch of Republicans who want to get stuff done," Obama told MSNBC's Chris Matthews on "Hardball
"Eventually, of course, we're going to push for something legislatively, but right now the politics are so horrible that
In fact, he said, three additional members from both parties will announce their support for that bill in the next couple
This duo of new leaders are proof that bipartisan immigration reform with an earned path to citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immigrants can happen, if only their parties' leadership teams let it come to the House floor for a vote.
There are internal tensions on the Republican side as well from members pushing for reform. Rep. Joe Heck (R-Nev.), who has
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) challenged House Republicans to take the legislation on its merits rather than blocking it simply
Obama told Univision affiliate 34 KMEX on Tuesday that immigration reform would be a top priority after the government reopened