Breaking News: Immigration Overhaul Passes in Senate
Breaking News: Immigration Reform Passes in Senate
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/27/2013 - 16:42

The moment has finally arrived. Today the Senate approved the most significant immigration overhaul - the bill drafted by the "Gang of Eight" to offer undocumented immigrants a ton of opportunity.


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Mexico Border Security Measures
Mexico Concerned About Measures to Strengthen Border Security
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/26/2013 - 14:20

After the Senate voted on Monday to back an amendment for the immigration reform bill currently being debated which would increase the amount of security currently at U.S. borders, Mexico quickly voiced their concerns.


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Senators Bob Corker and John Hoeven
The Latest On the Immigration Bill? Senate Votes for Extra Security at U.S. Borders
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/25/2013 - 09:38

Monday evening the Senate took a big step forward in the push to overhaul the nation's immigration laws. Enough senators have come to endorse a proposal that will increase the amount of security currently at United States' borders.


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Senator Marco Rubio
Marco Rubio Called Sellout On Immigration Reform By Tea Party Conservatives
By Fox News Latino | 06/21/2013 - 12:54

He burst onto the national stage as the “Tea Party Darling” du jour.

It was nothing short of a stellar national entrance for Marco Rubio, the Republican senator from Florida.

But now, Tea Party members are among the Florida lawmaker’s most passionate, most resentful critics. Many have completely turned on Rubio, feeling betrayed by his push for immigration reform.


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Time is Now Immigration Rally in Washington, DC
Could Immigration Reform Decrease the Federal Deficit?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/19/2013 - 17:57

Word on the street (or rather word from financial analysts) is changes to immigration law could cut billions from the federal deficit over the next two decades.


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Jeb Bush during the Republican National Convention
Jeb Bush Says Immigrants Are Key to US Economy Because They're "More Fertile"
By Amaris Castillo | 06/17/2013 - 09:36

Jeb Bush was trending on social media late last week after saying that “immigrants are more fertile,” Fox News Latino reports.

The comment made by the former Florida governor stemmed from a meeting of religious conservatives on Friday, during which Bush spoke about the importance of immigrants to the U.S. economy.


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Immigration Protest
Senate Votes 'Yes' on Immigration Bill -- What's Next?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/12/2013 - 10:16

The Senate has finally voted on whether or not to proceed with a formal debate on the immigration reform bill and the decision is "yes." The bill needed 60 votes in order to continue in the Senate, and it got an overwhelming 82 votes. This vote opens the window of possibility for President Obama's end of summer goal for the bill to be reached.


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President Barack Obama
Will Congress Finish Immigration Deal by Summer's End?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/10/2013 - 13:53

According to President Obama, there should be no reason why Congress won't be able to pass an immigration overhaul by the end of summer.


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College Graduates
Senator Proposes Adding Graduation Requirement to Dream Act
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/07/2013 - 10:27

Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, one of the more conservative Democrats in the Senate, is proposing that the Dream Act toughen educational requirements.


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Is U.S. Immigration Law Biased Against Women?
Is U.S. Immigration Law Biased Against Women?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/06/2013 - 14:45

When it comes to laws, the idea of gender inequality doesn't usually come to mind. And why should it? Laws were created for everyone without any indication of gender separation. Oddly enough, this isnt the case with the United States' Immigration Law.


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