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  1. Democrats Feature Undocumented Immigrants on First Day of ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    Democrats gave undocumented immigrants and their concerns a featured role on the first day of the Democratic National Convention on Monday in Philadelphia, drawing sharp contrasts with Donald Trump and his hardline proposals on immigration. Karla Ortiz, an 11-year-old daughter of undocumented immigrants whose tearful embrace with Clinton at a Nevada event became a campaign ad, spoke on stage with her mother Francisca about the fear and insecurity surrounding her parents' circumstances.

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  2. Scott Disick's rumoured flame Megan Irwin flaunts her figure in sports bra in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Daily Mail

    'This country IS great': Michelle Obama jabs at Trump; heralds progress that means she can 'wake up in a White House built by slaves' and says 'I'm with her' in rousing speech backing Hillary 'To the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous': Sanders supporter Sarah Silverman is heavily booed as she tells Democrats to back Hillary in wake of DNC Wikileaks email scandal Chaos as Democratic National Convention opens: Sanders supporters shout 'Bernie, Bernie' then boo every mention of Hillary's name, arena is surrounded by anti-Clinton mob - and even the gavelling goes wrong Bernie Sanders sends desperate text to his furious supporters pleading with them not to protest at the DNC as the party leadership offer him a groveling apology Bernie supporters will try to unseat Tim Kaine: Fresh division rocks DNC as Sanders backers say they object to Clinton's VP pick Revealed: How DNC ... (more)

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  3. Democratic National Convention 2016: Fact-Checking the SpeakersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | ABC News

    Delegates stand and cheer as first lady Michelle Obama delivers remarks on the first day of the Democratic National Convention, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia. Rating: True.

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  4. 11-year-old undocumented girl steals spotlight on first night of DNC conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Fox News

    The first night's theme of the Democratic National Convention was "United Together" and on Monday evening a contingent of Latino politicians and undocumented immigrants took to the podium at the Wells Fargo Center to present a united front against GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. The night featured about a dozen Hispanic speakers but no one seemed to capture the attention of the crowd quite like Karla Ortiz and her mother, Francisca.

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  5. This Little Girl Brought Everyone Together At The DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Switched

    In a day marked by intra-party drama at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, there was one speech that was met with near-unanimous approval: that of an 11-year-old girl who stood before the crowd of thousands and talked about her fear of her parents being deported. Karla Ortiz, a U.S. citizen born in Las Vegas, said she feels scared most days that her parents will be deported.

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  6. Fighting Trump, Dems embrace opposite immigration extremeRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Washington Examiner

    ... on Monday night had illegal immigrants speaking from the podium. Donald Trump has vowed to be tougher on illegal immigration than any recent president (he occasionally mentions a removal program under Dwight Eisenhower that was regarded as ...

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  7. Proposed city ID aims for inclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Boston.com

    It happens more than one might expect: a homeless person is unable to prove their identity when asked by a police officer. A transgender person doesn't have an identification card that matches their name and appearance.

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  8. Texas reaches agreement in birth certificate caseRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Amarillo.com

    After undergoing mediation, the state of Texas has reached an agreement with undocumented families in a lawsuit over its denial to issue birth certificates to children born in the U.S. to undocumented immigrants. The state will clarify and expand the types of secondary forms undocumented immigrants can use to prove their identity, according to attorneys representing the group of undocumented parents and their U.S-born children who filed a lawsuit against the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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  9. 'I wonder, what if I come home and find it empty': Schoolgirl, 11,...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... Center on the first day of the DNC. She told the audience Hillary Clinton had eased her concerns on illegal immigration, but she was still terrified she may lose her family. Karla Ortiz, 11, told the Democratic National Convention crowd that she is ...

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  10. Solar-powered plane circles globe, returns to UAERead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    'To the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous': Sanders supporter Sarah Silverman is heavily booed as she tells Democrats to back Hillary in wake of DNC Wikileaks email scandal Revealed: How DNC staffers under Wasserman Schultz used anti-gay slurs, mocked the name of an African-American assistant and created a sexist Craigslist job post to humiliate Donald Trump Chaos as Democratic National Convention opens: Sanders supporters shout 'Bernie, Bernie' then boo every mention of Hillary's name, arena is surrounded by anti-Clinton mob - and even the gavelling goes wrong Bernie Sanders sends desperate text to his furious supporters pleading with them not to protest at the DNC as the party leadership offer him a groveling apology Bernie supporters will try to unseat Tim Kaine: Fresh division rocks DNC as Sanders backers say they object to Clinton's VP pick 'Like millions of Americans, ... (more)

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  11. Out of the Shadows: Illegal Immigrant Addresses Democratic National Convention During PrimetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Weekly Standard

    During the 8:00 p.m. hour Monday in the the Wells Fargo Center, an 11-year-old child of illegal immigrants addressed the crowd and the cameras about her fears that her parents may be deported. "I'm scared that at any moment, my mom and dad will be forced to leave," said Karla Ortiz, who was born and raised in Nevada.

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  12. Tim Kaine promises bill to legalizeillegal immigrants in - first 100 days'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Philadelphia - A new Clinton administration would pursue a bill to legalize illegal immigrants in "the first 100 days" of her tenure, vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine told Spanish-language network Telemundo in an interview Monday, presenting a deep contrast with Republicans. Mr. Kaine also predicted that House Republicans, who stopped President Obama's last bid for legalization in 2013, will reverse themselves next year and said House Speaker Paul D. Ryan will lead the GOP to embrace legalization.

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  13. Illegal immigrant blasts Trump in DNC convention speechRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Examiner

    A 28-year-old illegal immigrant took the stage at the Democratic National Convention on Monday night to blast Donald Trump for promising to "separate families" like hers as president. "When I was four years old, my mother and I climbed into a raft and we crossed a river to join my dad in America for a better life," Astrid Silva, who hails from Mexico, said in remarks delivered to the 4,000-plus Democratic delegation.

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  14. DNC Saves Its Loudest Applause for Daughter of Illegal ImmigrantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    Karla Ortiz, the 11-year-old daughter of an illegal immigrant, was offered the podium at the Democratic National Convention Monday night. She relayed how when she was younger she would come home and wonder why her parents were always crying.

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  15. At DNC, Those Most Affected by Trump's Wall Speak OutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Roll Call

    But Democrats chose to put on center stage people who would find themselves on opposite sides of that barrier. They took a much more personal approach to one of the most vexing issues before both parties: illegal immigration.

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  16. "DREAMer" Astrid Silva at the DNC 2016: "We Risked Everything for the American Dream"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    There is much talk about immigrants, particularly undocumented immigrants, in this election season, especially considering Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's remarks about building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and his calling some undocumented Mexican immigrants "rapists," saying they're "bringing drugs" and "bringing crime" into the United States. But it's the real people - with real families - who are often lost in the discussion when talking about this issue.

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  17. Can the Democrats stay out of their own way?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz , outgoing chair of the Democratic National Committee, speaks during a campaign event for Hillary Clinton in Miami on July 23. I've spent a lot of time this year counseling Democrats, independents and establishment Republicans not to freak out. That advice still holds - but barely.

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  18. Immigration activist Silva urges Dems to fight on behalf of undocumented peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    Immigration activist Astrid Silva addressed the Democratic convention on its opening night Monday, saying Hillary Clinton will work to fix illegal immigration while Donald Trump wants to break up families. Silva, 28, who was brought to the United States illegally by her mother as a young child, said she grew up like other children, except she was not allowed to play outside because her parents were afraid her illegal status would be discovered.

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  19. Illegal immigrants take stage to address Democratic conventionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Blazing new ground for illegal immigrants, a mother here without authorization and her U.S. citizen child took to the stage of the Democratic convention Monday to demand legalization. Karla Ortiz , 11, the U.S. citizen child, said in English that her parents "came here looking for a better life," but now she lives in fear of her parents being deported.

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  20. Spanish Speakers, Bad Students And Fear Define The DNC Immigration SegmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    The Democratic National Convention devoted a segment of its Monday night schedule to illegal immigration, which featured a speaker who didn't speak English, chants in Spanish, and a little girl crying. "Keeping Families Together," was the name of the portion and started with a video of a young Hispanic girl, Karla Ortiz, crying over the worry that her parents will be deported.

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