President Obama’s plan to offer work permits to some young illegal immigrants unleashed hope undercut with some wariness about the policy’s implementation.

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  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first testsCoalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • Gun bill’s failure may help immigration legislationGun bill’s failure may help immigration legislation
    Here’s an odd political reality: The collapse of the gun bill in the Senate last week may well make the passage of immigration reform legislation slightly easier. “I think the continued intensity of the dysfunction of Congress on this [gun] vote will help immigration,” Democratic pollster John Anzalone said. More
  • Senator Says Boston Bombing Should Be Factor in Immigration Debate
    Senator Charles E. Grassley said, “Given the events of this week, it’s important for us to understand the gaps and loopholes in our immigration system.” More
  • Immigration bill would be largest such effort ever attemptedImmigration bill would be largest such effort ever attempted
    After months of negotiations, a bipartisan group of eight senators is poised to offer a sweeping bill to rewrite the nation's immigration laws this week, taking advantage of a changed political alignment that, for the first time in nearly a generation, appears to have opened the way for comprehensive legislation. More
  • Court to consider: A change in policy or presidential overreach? - Houston Chronicle
    Feds to Urge End to Block of Immigration Action -
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  • 5 points you need to know about the death of Cardinal George - Washington Post
    Chicago aldermen gave Cardinal Francis George calling card to ... - Chicago Sun-Times
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  • Editorial: The Tampa-Cuba promise - Tampa Tribune
    Cuba: Terrorists’ All-Inclusive ResortJames Kirchick - Daily Beast
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  • Marco Rubio: All You Need to Know - MSNBC Newsweek
    ... was born to Cuban immigrants who “ ... has plenty of criticism for Obama. ... story and throws in more policy details. Rubio’s Senate ...
    04/16/2015 - 12:59 pm | View Link
  • Obama's wanton lawlessness should disturb us all - WorldNetDaily
    Obama’s Wanton Lawlessness Should Disturb All Americans - Right Wing News
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  • S.A. activists call on Texas to drop suit
    Citing a failed challenge to Obama’s 2012 policy, called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, that first granted work permits to young immigrants ... he’d be eligible for two of them, one that offers work permits to the parents of U.S. citizens ...
    04/17/2015 - 1:31 pm | View Link
  • Federal appeals court to take up Obama’s immigration action
    Under grey skies threatening rain, immigrants and protesters in favor of Obama’s immigration policy held banners and waved at passing ... entertainment and life. Partner Offers Receive occasional updates and special offers from trusted News & Observer ...
    04/17/2015 - 6:54 am | View Link
  • AAPI Community Organizations Make Push for Immigrants to Apply for DACA
    Chu also brought up the preliminary injunction issued by Texas district court Judge Andrew Hanen, which blocks President Obama’s ... that eligible immigrants don’t need to spend thousands to get application assistance. PWC offers lending circle ...
    04/15/2015 - 12:38 pm | View Link
  • Mr. Rubio offers a candidacy based on ideals
    The setting, a building through which Cuban immigrants ... criticized Mr. Obama for inaction in the conflict. (Mr. Obama later changed his mind.) As a leader in Florida’s legislature, he oversaw passage of climate change policy, but since rising into ...
    04/13/2015 - 1:43 pm | View Link
  • Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse adds city support to suit on Obama immigration reforms
    The Fifth Circuit Circuit Court of Appeals later this month will hear arguments about an expansion of the deferred action for young immigrants ... Obama's executive action on immigration tossed a lawsuit Tuesday (April 7) over an earlier version of his ...
    04/9/2015 - 12:33 am | View Link
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  • Obama Orders Changes to US Immigration Policy
    President Barack Obama has announced sweeping changes to U.S. immigration policy - a move that will affect the lives of millions of undocumented immigrants.
    04/17/2015 - 2:16 am | View Website
  • Immigration Policy Center
    On November 20 and 21, 2014, President Barack Obama announced a series of administrative reforms of immigration policy, collectively called the Immigration...
    04/15/2015 - 6:10 pm | View Website
  • Barack Obama on Immigration
    Barack Obama on Voting Record Support the DREAM Act for the children of illegal immigrants Q: You said, “I stood up for a humane and intelligent immigration policy ...
    04/15/2015 - 5:41 pm | View Website
  • Immigration | The White House
    Immigration "We didn’t raise the Statue of Liberty with her back to the world, we did it with her light shining as a beacon to the world. And whether we were Irish ...
    04/9/2015 - 4:16 pm | View Website
  • Why the court ruling against Obama’s immigration policy ...
    A federal district judge in Texas said Monday that the Obama administration cannot carry out a plan to defer deportations for millions of undocumented immigrants ...
    02/17/2015 - 1:31 pm | View Website
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