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
  • A.M. Links: Hillary vs. Bernie on Race, Planned Parenthood Defunding ... - REASON Online
    The two big parties’ every policy seems a ... war on terror, the 1%, the immigrants, it’s all ... 8.4.15 @ 9:09AM | # The Obama coalition was
    08/4/2015 - 9:37 am | View Link
  • Planned Parenthood: The Videos & the Vote - National Catholic Reporter
    As a matter of policy, this makes ... about the lives of immigrants killed ... put the blame on President Obama. ... value of human life also ...
    08/4/2015 - 9:31 am | View Link
  • President Obama to Deliver Foreign Policy and Iran Deal Speech at ... - Yahoo! News
    Three Senate Democrats came off of the fence to support the Iran ... - Washington Post
    08/3/2015 - 10:12 am | View Link
  • Trump: Deport 11 million, then let good people back in - Michigan Live
    Trump's mass deportation plan complicated by messy realities - MassLive
    07/31/2015 - 12:44 pm | View Link
  • Obama can answer dark-money problem: Column - USA Today
    ... candidates and dictate policy while ... President Obama has spoken ... criminals and undocumented immigrants ... color, for whom military ...
    07/31/2015 - 12:15 pm | View Link
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  • President Obama To Deliver Foreign Policy And Iran Deal Speech At American University
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama will give a foreign policy address with a particular focus ... "reflects our values as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants." In December 2013, Obama did a wide-ranging ...
    08/3/2015 - 3:17 pm | View Link
  • Trump proposes mass deportations
    NEW YORK – In one of his first forays into policy as a presidential ... In recent years, the Obama administration has relied on fingerprints collected by local jails and sent to the FBI to identify immigrants living in the country illegally who were ...
    07/31/2015 - 7:36 pm | View Link
  • GOP Rep. Offers Bill to Prevent Obama Admin from Diluting Citizenship Oath
    Diane Black (R-TN) has introduced legislation that would prevent the Obama Administration from diluting the Oath of Allegiance required for immigrants to become citizens ... Not only is this bad policy, it also is at odds with federal law – which ...
    07/29/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Immigration Reform News: Wisconsin Dairy Farmers Push For Federal Policy to Protect Immigrant Labor
    As a result, Wisconsin dairy farmers are calling for a federal labor policy that would guarantee they will have enough employees to sustain and expand their businesses. "If our immigrants left ... blocking President Obama's executive order to protect ...
    07/24/2015 - 4:50 am | View Link
  • Obama's new guidelines could benefit 87% of undocumented migrants in US
    according to a new report by the Migration Policy Institute (MPI). Related: Obama administration accuses court of 'misinterpreting' immigration plan Of an estimated 11 million “unauthorized immigrants” in the US, only 1.4 million have criminal ...
    07/23/2015 - 7:11 am | View Link
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  • Politics News and U.S. Elections Coverage
    Get the latest breaking politics news and political coverage of U.S. elections. Get updates on President Obama's White House, Congress and more at ABC News.
    08/4/2015 - 12:45 pm | View Website
  • Why Has President Obama Deported More Immigrants Than Any ...
    Immigration Policy; Immigration reform; Why Has President Obama Deported More Immigrants Than Any President in US History? Since 9/11, immigration has become ...
    08/2/2015 - 11:10 pm | View Website
  • On the Issues
    Barack Obama on the Issues on Barack Obama; Presidential candidates
    08/2/2015 - 9:34 am | View Website
  • Republicans: Obama giving 'amnesty bonuses' to immigrants
    WASHINGTON — Millions of immigrants benefiting from President Barack Obama’s executive actions could get a windfall from the IRS, a reversal of fortune after ...
    02/14/2015 - 6:47 am | View Website
  • IRS offers extra tax refunds to illegals, rewarding ...
    IRS offers extra tax refunds to illegals, rewarding immigrants granted amnesty by Obama
    02/4/2015 - 9:58 am | View Website
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