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2 hrs ago |

Group sues over immigrants' access to lawyers

A coalition of lawyers filed a lawsuit Friday to halt the quick deportation of Central American woman and children, saying immigrants at a New Mexico detention center don't have proper access to lawyers and are being forced to clean restrooms and retell stories of rape in front of children.


Related Topix: Activism, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

U.S. drops search for new shelters to house child immigrants

At the same time, three facilities at military bases in Texas, California and Oklahoma set up as shelters are no longer housing children from Central America.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Texas

4 hrs ago | CNN

Democrats attack Rand Paul for criticizing Obama abroad

"America has a proud tradition of letting politics stop at the water's edge, but Paul doesn't think that tradition applies to him," Michael Czin, the DNC's press secretary, said in a memo to reporters.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, Central America Travel, Travel, Guatemala Travel

8 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Reid cracks Asian jokes, apologizes

Harry Reid, who faulted his 2010 Republican opponent for making an insensitive remark to Asian-Americans, cracked two Asian-themed jokes at a Las Vegas event Thursday.


Related Topix: Asian-American

13 hrs ago | The Times

Nunn ramps up attacks on Perdue at Senate forum

Democrat Michelle Nunn on Thursday ramped up her attacks on Republican David Perdue in Georgia's closely watched Senate race, portraying her opponent as an obstructionist who would continue gridlock in Washington.


Related Topix: US News, Georgia, Georgia Government, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Sonny Perdue

17 hrs ago | Business Journal

Republicans urged to ignore business; immigration reform bad for workers

National Review Editor Rich Lowry says Republicans are "overinvested in the entrepreneurial idea" and should pay more attention to American workers.


Related Topix: Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Immigrant advocate arrested near Pearce's office

The head of an immigrant rights advocacy group is facing charges following his arrest during a protest outside of Congressman Steve Pearce's office.


Related Topix: US News

ABC News

California Plans Aid to Immigrant Minors

California lawmakers will approve legislation supported by Gov. Jerry Brown to spend $3 million in state money to provide legal help for unaccompanied immigrant children from Central America, Democratic leaders announced Thursday.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Jerry Brown, US News

The Fresno Bee

Perry presses for greater US involvement in Iraq

"We need to have all of our options open," Perry told a standing-room-only crowd at the conservative Heritage Foundation.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Chambersburg Public Opinion

3 charged with illegal immigration in Franklin, York counties

HARRISBURG >> United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Enforcement and Removal Operations, announced today that separate criminal charges were filed this week against three illegal aliens.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Illegal Immigration, Harrisburg, PA, Opinion


Reform ignored in key House race

AURORA, Colo. It was supposed to be here, in these diverse Denver suburbs, that the nation's fiery immigration debate would dominate a competitive House race.


Related Topix: Aurora, CO, US Politics, US News, Representative Mike Coffman, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney

Sonoran News

Federal judge orders hearing in illegal immigration case

BROWNSVILLE, Texas Last week, U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen ordered a hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 27 to address all pending motions in a complaint brought by California Attorney Orly Taitz against President Barack Obama, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson; Director of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell and the ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Prison, Brownsville, TX, FEMA

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Obama's options for tech immigration take shape

When President Barack Obama takes executive action on immigration, he's expected to give final approval to a rule allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders, now barred from working in the U.S., to get jobs.


Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, Outsourcing


Vargas, others appeal to US on deportations

Filmmaker and activist Jose Antonio Vargas and 10 others asked the U.S. government on Wednesday to halt deportation proceedings against undocumented immigrants like themselves who have strong and productive ties to the United States.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama

WLNE-TV Providence

Holder discusses police mistrust outside Ferguson

The California Highway Patrol says one of its officers could face serious charges in the videotaped beating of a woman on the side of a freeway.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Xenia Daily Gazette

A ticket to Sarah Palin's funhouse

For 100 bucks you get access to an Internet channel where she'll blather about things like the war on Christmas.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, Opinion

The Raw Story

New wave of ultra-conservatives could spell more trouble for House Speaker Boehner

Glenn Grothman is a fiery conservative who wants to slash welfare programs and crack down on illegal immigrants who he says will "destroy" America.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thomas Petri, Healthcare Law, Law

Colorado Political News

Reporters don't correct Coffman's assertion that Reid blocked GOP immigration bills

It's tough to fact-check an entire debate, if you're an increasingly lonely reporter at a shrinking news outlet, but a reporter somewhere should have corrected Rep. Mike Coffman's assertion, in his debate last week against Democrat Andrew Romanoff, that immigration bills cleared the Republican-controlled House of Representatives.


Related Topix: Representative Mike Coffman, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBS News

White House takes suggestions from business on immigration changes

U.S. President Obama delivers remarks about the faltering immigration reform agenda to the news media with Vice President Joe Biden in the Rose Garden at the White House June 30, 2014 in Washington, DC.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden

Daily Press & Argus

Darrell M. West: When Republican big bucks backfire

The recent death of Richard Mellon Scaife marks the start of a massive transfer of politically focused wealth to a new generation.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Opinion