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Senate Hearings on Immigration

On March 17, 2015 the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing to discuss the H-1B visa program, which allows U.S. employers to import foreign workers in specialty occupations. 353 more words

Jeb and Walker Immigration Double Talk


Jeb has moved from far right toward the center. Walker’s done the opposite. Why can’t anyone just take a consistent position and defend it? 1,306 more words

Daily News

Immigration action postponed, but undocumented are hopeful

Last month, a federal judge in Texas blocked Obama’s executive actions from going into effect, but immigrants in South Kern say it hasn’t deterred them. Those qualifying will be able to apply for temporary legal status under Deferred Action for Parents of Americans. 42 more words


Panel Presentation at The Catholic University of America, March 12, 2015

Five years ago Marquette University Press published “Go to the Worker”: America’s Labor Apostles, my history of the Catholic social-action movement, and you’re among those who in one way or another supported or showed interest in the book, and whom I’ve occasionally updated on happenings surrounding it.  169 more words

Social Action

Fifth Circuit to Hear Oral Arguments on Whether to Lift Injunction on April 17

Yesterday, the Fifth Circuit granted the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) request to expedite its appeal of U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen’s injunction staying President Obama’s immigration actions. 258 more words

U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)

Perry Sounds Familiar Republican Themes During Bloomberg Sponsored Forum

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry sounded an awful lot like a candidate for president as he questioned U.S. policies on energy, immigration and education at a Bloomberg-sponsored forum in Houston. 426 more words

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