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Is race a reason why immigration bill is stalled in Congress?

Is race a factor in why Congress hasn’t been able to pass an immigration bill?

Rep. Steve Israel of New York, chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, suggested so as he echoed a… 260 more words


NYC Council Introduces Bill To Create Municipal Identification Cards

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City Council members have formally introduced legislation to create a municipal identity card.

Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, D-Manhattan/Bronx, said the bill introduced Thursday will help all New Yorkers access city services. 349 more words


Family and ACJP Set Precedent in Stopping ICE Hold for Juvenile in San Mateo County

Rosario came to us at De-Bug last week for assistance regarding her son who had an immigration detainer hold at San Mateo County’s juvenile hall. We helped her create a “mitigation packet” — a package of letters, photos, and history that would be used to tell the fuller story of her son. 545 more words

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The Delicate Coalition for Immigration Reform – Will It Crack?

Byron York of the Washington Examiner has a great piece on the politics of immigration reform.  He explains that the House GOP may pass the SKILLS Act soon, which does various positive things for high-skilled immigrants including increasing the H-1B cap; but the Senate Democrats have vowed not to consider any H-1B reform without consideration of other immigration issues like relief for the undocumented. 168 more words


UN: Denying Obamacare to illegal immigrants a human rights concern

In its fourth report on human rights in the United States, the United Nations Human Rights Committee said that denying Obamacare coverage to illegal immigrants… 131 more words

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Debate Intensifies over Obama Deportation Instruction to ICE

President Barack Obama’s recent instruction to DHS to find “more humane” ways to deport illegal immigrants has sparked yet another debate between immigration supporters and critics as to what exactly Obama’s directive meant. 433 more words

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Kenya arrests Ethiopian immigrants, traffickers

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory
by Turkish Press

NAIROBI – Police have arrested 39 undocumented immigrants and two human traffickers from Ethiopia near the frontier town of Merille in Kenya’s Samburu County.