Marco Rubio of Florida and Ted Cruz of Texas are both US senators, they're both the children of Cuban immigrants, they're both running for president, and they are both surging in the polls thanks to strong performances in Republican candidate debates. [...]
Mexico said Trump's plan reflects "prejudice, racism or plain ignorance."
Mexico’s government is denouncing GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump's immigration plan as racist, and says it will do harm to both countries. [...]
Hillary Rodham Clinton is giving immigration a prominent role in her 2016 presidential campaign, reassuring skeptics and seeking to cast Republican presidential candidates as obstacles to overhauling the nation's immigration system. [...]
Now, Republicans want to tighten asylum standards for Central American kids—but loosen them for one home-schooling German family. Surprised? [...]
Of all the country’s major racial and ethnic groups, only Hispanics, as of late last year, had returned to their unemployment levels before the recession, according to a recent economic report. [...]
The U.S. homeland security secretary coolly defended President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration Tuesday before a House committee in the face of Republican Party anger that anger that might affect key government funding legislation. [...]
Past executive actions for undocumented immigrants under the president's administration haven't always delivered. [...]
US President Barack Obama has announced the biggest overhaul of the country's immigration system in years. [...]
US President Barack Obama will this week announce his plans to use overriding executive powers to enact major changes to immigration policy. [...]
Senate Democratic leaders on Monday urged President Barack Obama to use his executive powers to make changes to the country's immigration system and outlined major revisions they would like to see included. [...]
The post-mid-term era of good feelings is officially over. Its life span was measured in days, if not hours.
Pledges by both Republicans and Democrats to work together to tackle the nation's problems were never really taken seriously by anyone in Washington, but even that veneer of comity has been stripped bare, as battle lines quickly form over immigration reform. [...]
House Speaker John Boehner used his first post-election press conference to drop the hammer on advocates for greater immigration.
“Our immigration system is broken and needs to be fixed, [but] I have made clear to the president that if he acts unilaterally on his own, outside of his authority, he will poison the well and there will be no chance for immigration reform moving in this Congress,” Bohener told reporters Nov. 6. [...]
House Republicans on Monday challenged President Barack Obama to share his plans for executive action on immigration. [...]
America's hopelessly gridlocked immigration system is undermining more than its national economy—it's also kneecapping its national security. The reason [...]
Two top Republicans are asking Obama administration to explain changes made this summer to DACA that the lawmakers say loosen requirements and invite fraud. [...]