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PATHWAY TO CITIZENSHIP
How President Obama Could Provide a Pathway to Citizenship for Thousands and Strengthen Our Military. Right Now.
Attorney, officer in the U.S. Air Force Reserve
The best part? This is already a program authorized under a statute by Congress. Expanding this program doesn't require an executive order.The president can just do it.
Obama: Small Window To Get Immigration Reform Done This Year
By Reuters, Reuters
"To their credit, I think Speaker Boehner and some of the other leaders there do believe that immigration reform's the right
Bob Goodlatte: 'No Reason' Immigration Reform Couldn't Give Legal Status To Undocumented
Goodlatte acknowledged that for some of them, it might be the case. Goodlatte added that undocumented immigrants could be
This #GivingTuesday, Help Strengthen Our Country and Democracy
President, League of Women Voters of the United States
In celebration of #GivingTuesday, we've been sharing a look at just some of what the League has done to increase political participation and strengthen our democracy -- and our country -- in 2013.
Four Reasons Why Shutdown Battle Increases Odds of Passing Immigration Reform
, Guest Writer
The possibility of losing control of the House is beginning to stare GOP strategists in the face. Do they really want to risk incensing a big block of Hispanic and other immigrant voters by blocking immigration reform, and energizing them to go out to vote in large numbers to punish Republicans?
One State, One Rate: Campaign for Tuition Equality
Alex Hayden DiLalla
Assuming for the sake of argument that one was not persuaded by a sense of social justice, extending in-state tuition to undocumented students makes sense for the entire state on a policy level.
John McCain On Immigration: Not Giving Up On Path To Citizenship
The House, though, is less interested. A number of Republicans, including Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va
Top Five Reasons why Immigration Reform Is Likely to Pass This Year
, Guest Writer
There are more than enough votes on the floor of the House to pass immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship if it is given an up or down vote. The only question now is whether the House Leadership decides that it is in their political interest to call the bill.
Bob Goodlatte: Dreamers Should Not Get A Path To Citizenship
Here's the comment on Dreamers to conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt, as flagged by Salon's Brian Beutler: Reform advocates
DREAMers Respond To KIDS Act: ‘We Will Not Stand For This'
By VOXXI, VOXXI
Two House Republicans who in 2010 voted against legislation that would’ve permitted undocumented youth to become U.S. citizens
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Senate Immigration Bill Components Have Majority Support: Poll
Most Americans approve of the components of the Senate's immigration bill currently stalled in the House, according to a
John Boehner On Pathway To Citizenship: 'We're Going To Find Out' If It Can Pass
Democrats by and large support reform, and many think the House could pass legislation if it relied on a majority of all
Republican Voters Skeptical But Supportive Of Immigration Reform: Poll
Conservative critics of comprehensive immigration reform have remained skeptical of polls that show Republican support, arguing
Immigration Reform Timeline: How We Got Here
By VOXXI, VOXXI
Many Republicans, including Sen. John McCain of Arizona, see that supporting an immigration reform bill could help their
Top 8 Reasons Senate Republicans Approved Immigration Reform
Author and commentator
While the ultimate shape and fate of the bill is still uncertain, it is clear that Republicans now recognize the importance of immigration reform.
Rand Paul Opposes Immigration Reform Even With Border Surge Amendment
"We've thrown a lot of money at a lot of problems in our country. To me, what really tells me that they're serious would
Robert Menendez: 'Road To The White House' For GOP Must Include Pathway To Citizenship
"I think we’re going to get plus-70 votes; I’ve never been more optimistic about it,” Graham said on NBC's “Meet the Press
Why the 'Path to Citizenship' May Be More of a Labyrinth
Executive Director, Latino Policy Forum
Of course, the path is strenuous by design, delivered as promised by the bipartisan "Gang of Eight" who forecasted its "tough but fair" nature. Maybe tough is fair. But impossible is not.
Sean Duffy On Immigration: 'Put Them On A Path To Citizenship'
More consistent with his colleagues was Duffy's insistence that border enforcement come before any legalization of the estimated
Undocumented Consumers: Include Consumer Protection in Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Norman I. Silber
Teaches Law at Hofstra and Yale
Will Congress structure the legalization process to ensure that eligible applicants don't get detained or deported based on their efforts to hold others accountable for incompetence or fraud?
Jeff Sessions Files Amendment Requiring High Income Bar For Permanent Resident Status
Marshall Fitz, director of immigration policy for the progressive group Center for American Progress, said Sessions' proposed
Ted Cruz Files Immigration Amendment To Ban Path To Citizenship
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), an almost certain "no" vote on the bill from the so-called gang of eight, filed an amendment on
House Immigration Bill Will Be Tougher Than 'Gang Of 8' Plan, GOP Member Says
Asked whether that means he views the bill as amnesty, he gave a partial yes. The House is expected to be a tougher haul
Senate Immigration Bill To Heighten Border Security, Grant Legal Status
The wide-ranging bill would allow undocumented immigrants to become citizens after a lengthy process and after border security
John Boehner Considers Breaking Immigration Bill Into Pieces
A piece-by-piece approach is favored by House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), whose committee is the
Latino Undocumented Immigrant Poll Finds Most Want To Be Citizens
For some of the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants currently in the U.S., that might be attainable, should Congress
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