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The insanely confusing path to legal immigration, in one chart

Congress and the White House have just begun exploring policies that would revamp the country’s immigration laws. A bipartisan group of senators have proposed a new pathway to citizenship Monday and, later Tuesday, President Obama is expected to unveil his own reform plan.


Obama seeks to block Alabama immigration law

The Obama administration is seeking to block enforcement of the disputed Alabama immigration law... The controversial state law allows police to detain people suspected of being in the country illegally if they cannot show proper documentation when stopped by authorities for any reason.


Drunken driving, traffic crime deportations way up

Huge increases in deportations of people after they were arrested for breaking traffic or immigration laws or driving drunk helped the Obama administration set a record last year for the number of criminal immigrants forced to leave the country, documents show....


In Arizona, Sponsor of Immigration Law Now Faces a Recall

Russell Pearce, the president of the Arizona Senate, has sought to solidify his state’s reputation for hard-edged conservative policies, but now he must defend himself in a special election.


Brief for 9 states backs Arizona immigration law

States have the authority to enforce immigration laws and protect their borders, Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox said Wednesday in a legal brief on behalf of nine states supporting Arizona's immigration law.


Born in U.S., but not a citizen?

Born in U.S., but not a citizen?

A proposed Arizona law would deny birth certificates to children born in the United States to illegal immigrant parents.


Poll: More Americans want an Arizona-style immigration law in their states

A new survey out today says more American voters want an immigration law in their own state that's similar to the controversial one adopted by Arizona. The non-partisan Quinnipiac University Poll shows American voters say by 48%-35% that they want ...


Palin: Every state should have immigration law like Arizona

Palin: Every state should have immigration law like Arizona

Sarah Palin not only thinks Arizona's anti-illegal immigration law is a great idea, she thinks everyone should do it.


Protesters Urge Sac To Boycott Arizona

Protesters are calling upon the Sacramento City Council to boycott Arizona after that state adopted an controversial immigration law.

Senh: It's Sacramento. We're rarely in the news, so I have to put this up.


L.A. City Council to consider $56-million Arizona boycott over illegal-immigration law

The Los Angeles City Council could take a significant step in protesting Arizona's crackdown on illegal immigration Wednesday when it considers up to $56 million in Arizona-related investments the city could boycott.


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