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3 hrs ago | Reuters

Obama administration may unveil new deportation policy in two stages

The White House is considering small steps in the near term to ease the threat of deportation for some undocumented immigrants, but advocates in communication with the administration expect President Barack Obama to make bigger changes later in the year.


Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama

7 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

House Speaker Boehner wants US leadership globally, and immigration reform tackled ...

The speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, John Boehner, said Thursday that allies of the United States want America to show strong leadership globally, and that he wants some of his congressional colleagues to stop shying away from immigration reform.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama

12 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

GOP senators attack Obama deportations review

The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that two death row inmates are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them, putting them back on track to be executed as early as next week.


Related Topix: Prison, Guns, World News, Asia, Afghanistan,

16 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

GOP senators attack Obama deportations

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other Republican senators are accusing President Barack Obama of disregarding the rule of law and the Constitution by considering administrative changes to the nation's deportations policy.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

20 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Accusations of Racism Aren't Helping GOP Expand Voter Base

The Center for Immigration Studies recently released a study demonstrating the way immigrants tend to filter through the U.S. political system and what that could mean for votes.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration

Yesterday |

Act of Love: Illegal Immigrant Re-Enters Usa, Shoots Man with BB Gun

The incident occurred on Highway 213 in Oregon, according to OregonLive . Barragan was driving a silver Ford when he pointed his BB gun at a car belonging to a 21-year-old female.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, World News, Mexico, Drugs

Wed Apr 23, 2014

CBS Local

Candidates Similar On Issues In NC Senate Debate

The four leading candidates in North Carolina's Republican U.S. Senate primary differed little from each other on issues important to the conservative base Wednesday night during their second televised debate in as many days.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law

The Wichita Eagle

Some South Dakota GOP support help for immigrants

In this Feb 6, 2014 file photo, South Dakota state Rep. Scott Ecklund, R-Brandon, a sponsor of the bill to provide prenatal care to immigrant women who are not citizens, speaks during a committee hearing Thursday, Feb 6, 2014, in Pierre, S.D. Ecklund says the measure to provide prenatal care to immigrant women will save babies lives and save the ... (more)

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Related Topix: South Dakota, Pierre, SD, US News, US Governors, Dennis Daugaard, Sioux Falls, SD

The Daily Beast

Dems, Get Angry or Lose CongressBy Dean Obeidallah

The pissed off party wins midterm elections. Will the image of Ted Cruz chairing a committee or the Affordable Care Act getting gutted make the left show up? The angriest voters win midterm elections and the right is really mad.


Deseret News

My view: Utah's agriculture industry needs immigration reform

The need for immigration reform has united individuals from various sectors, including business, education and religion.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Cooper stands ground on immigration reformCooper stands ground on...

Cooper, D-Nashville, not only co-sponsors a major immigration proposal, he recently signed a discharge petition to try and force House Republican leaders to move it out of multiple committees -- several have jurisdiction over parts of it -- onto the House floor for a vote.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Bob Corker, Lamar Alexander

Free Republic

5 Ways Obama Has Destroyed The Rule Of Law In America

When you allow unlawful acts to go unpunished, you're moving toward a government of men rather than a government of law; you're moving toward anarchy.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Tea Party, Illegal Immigration

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Jim Oberweis nixes the bipartisan immigration reform bill passed by U.S. Senate

Oberweis gained notoiety for a a controversial television ad that ran in 2004. The spot featured Oberweis in a helicopter hovering over Soldier Field, warning that there were enough illegal immigrants to fill that stadium.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Dick Durbin

WTAX-AM Springfield

Top GOP Candidates Differ on Immigration Reform

The state's Republican nominee for U.S. Senate, State Sen. Jim Oberweis , has been a longtime opponent of offering a pathway citizenship to undocumented immigrants.

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Related Topix: Illegal Immigration, US News

Daily Kos

Boehner says he's 'hell-bent' on passing immigration reform, as if anyone believes him

House Speaker John Boehner and his Republican leadership team are telling donors and industry groups that they want to pass immigration legislation this year, despite the reluctance of other party members to tackle the divisive issue before the November elections.


Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, John Boehner

Julia Roberts on the death of her half-sister

Julia Roberts , 46, is eloquent on her grief following the February death of her half-sister, Nancy Motes , of a drug overdose.


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The Town Talk

Clarence Page: Democrats blow their 'dog whistle'

After years of mostly hedging any suggestion that racism has anything to do with President Barack Obama's ferocious opposition, there's a new racial etiquette in town.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steve Israel, State of the Union, Nancy Pelosi


For Comic Hari Kondabolu, Explaining The Joke IS The Joke

"You were a minority when you came to this country. Things seemed to have worked out for you."


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Mon Apr 21, 2014


In North Carolina, a GOP contest over who's more conservative

U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers is serving the end of her second two-year term. She is a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Renee Ellmers, North Carolina, Southern Pines, NC, Fort Bragg, NC, Law, Employment / Labor Law


Maybe immigration reform isn't dead after all

Conventional political wisdom suggests that immigration reform in a midterm election year has a snowball's chance in July of getting any traction.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Mario Diaz-Balart, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Illegal Immigration