Friday Jul 25
Hispanic Dems press DHS to halt deportations
Top Hispanic Democrats on Friday pressed the head of the Homeland Security Department to rein in deportations of illegal immigrants.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Hispanic Caucus To Push Deportation Relief in White House Meeting
The meeting will focus on a list of executive action recommendations the caucus sent to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson in April Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus plan to meet with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and White House counsel Neil Eggleston at the White House on Friday morning, ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Guti rrez: Bipartisan Bill the 'Deportation-Only Agenda Dressed Up in Sheep's Clothing'
Illinois Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez slammed Sen. John Cornyn and Rep. Henry Cuellar's bipartisan effort to more quickly deal with unaccompanied illegal immigrant minors from Central America.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Hispanic Dems to press Obama for 'bold' action on immigration
The lawmakers, representing the Congressional Hispanic Caucus , say they'll push hard for Obama to halt deportations for millions of illegal immigrants who don't currently qualify for the president's 2012 deferred action program.
Hispanic Caucus disavows border statements by Rep. Cuellar
Leaders of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus pushed back hard against one of their own on Friday, saying Rep. Henry Cuellar doesn't speak for the group in calling to make it easier to deport Central American children amassing at the southern border.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
HOH: Getting to the Meat of the Matter in Texas
From the looks of things on social media, folks in the Lone Star State can't quite figure out exactly what they should be stuffing their faces with.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Obama resists calls to visit border during Texas trip
President Obama's two-day trip to Texas this week was scheduled for two purposes: so the president could talk to Texans about the economy and to attend Democratic fundraisers.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
'Borderlands deserve a presidential visit'
One of the leading liberal Democrats in the House is urging President Obama to visit the U.S.-Mexico border to survey the humanitarian crisis there.
Rep. Cuellar: Obama Risks 'Katrina Moment' by Not Visiting Border
Rep. Henry Cuellar, a Texas Democrat, warns that President Barack Obama could be facing his own "Katrina moment" if he refuses to visit the border facilities housing Central American children.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Dems invite Obama to visit US-Mexico border
Two Democratic congressmen on Tuesday invited President Obama to visit the Texas-Mexico border to see the humanitarian crisis caused by a massive influx of young immigrants.