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 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 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 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 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
  • KHN Morning Briefing
    (Goodnough, 8/20) The Obama administration rule tried to ban nursing homes from ... (Marbin Miller, 8/18) Cleveland Plain Dealer: Akron Offers Eligible Homeowners Grants Up To 14K To Reduce Lead-Based Hazards In Homes With Children The City of Akron ...
    08/21/2017 - 5:27 pm | View Link
  • Let Us Now Praise Muslim Apostates
    Neither poverty, nor lack of education, nor the Arab-Israeli conflict, nor American foreign policy, nor the Crusades can explain ... He also derides the view—shared by the Bush and Obama administrations—that the United States is fighting a war against ...
    08/21/2017 - 9:33 am | View Link
  • The Daily 202: The elites strike back — getting under Trump’s skin
    After his experience at the 2011 White House Correspondent’s Dinner, when Barack Obama and Seth Meyers ... prime-time address offers Trump an opportunity to seize the mantle as commander in chief on a key foreign policy issue at a time when his standing ...
    08/21/2017 - 12:07 am | View Link
  • Research at Brown Impacts FDA’s Plan To Limit Nicotine In Cigarettes
    “I never in my life thought that my work would be influencing policy,” says Jennifer Tidey ... The “car czar” himself, Rattner spearheaded the Obama administration’s efforts to save the auto industry back in 2009. Rattner then went on to write ...
    08/18/2017 - 7:25 pm | View Link
  • Minnesota immigrants celebrate 5th anniversary of DACA program
    From his University of Minnesota degree to his job as an insurance claims processor, Uriel Tlatenchi gives the credit to an Obama-era deportation reprieve ... They said Minnesota, one of relatively few states that offers subsidized health insurance ...
    08/15/2017 - 9:41 am | View Link
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  • Obama deported 3 million immigrants during his presidency ...
    Trump left Obama's policy protecting undocumented children from being deported, but he's ordered the Department of Homeland Security to deport more immigrants.
    02/22/2017 - 8:53 am | View Website
  • Ask an Analyst: How Has Obama Changed Immigration Policy ...
    President Obama is expected to cover immigration policy in his final address ... How Has Obama Changed Immigration Policy? ... portraits offer a humanizing view of ...
    01/12/2016 - 12:56 am | View Website
  • Obama's New Immigration Plan Offers Work-Permits To ...
    Obama's New Immigration Plan Offers Work-Permits To Foreigners ... This was a policy choice — because Obama and his border officials have the legal authority to ...
    12/30/2015 - 5:39 pm | View Website
  • Obama administration scales back deportations in policy ...
    The enforcement of immigration laws has narrowed in an effort to hasten the integration of long-term illegal immigrants, ... The Obama administration has ... offer ...
    07/1/2015 - 7:59 pm | View Website
  • Obama Offers Legal Status to Some Undocumented Immigrants
    President Obama Offers Legal ... Immigration protesters watch President Obama address ... but the president shouldn't make such significant policy ...
    11/20/2014 - 1:37 pm | View Website
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