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Poll: Majority Of Republican Voters Support Immigrant Protection Policies

Americans appear open to a softer immigration policy than Republican presidential candidates have preached in the past. Even a majority of Republicans in the country can see themselves voting for someone who would protect millions of immigrants from deportation, according to a new poll.

05/07/2015

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Boehner Tells Senate Dems To ‘Get Off Their Ass’ Passing Immigration Bill

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, says the House “has done its job” to fund the Department of Homeland Security by passing a bill to the Senate that de-funds a series of President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration that Republicans have deemed “unconstitutional.”

02/11/2015

And although a majority of Americans hold negative opinions of both parties, an overwhelming majority continues to take one side or the other.  (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Reid: Republicans ‘Posturing For The Right Wing Of Their Party’

To hear congressional Republicans tell it, Democrats are so eager to grant work permits to immigrants in the U.S. illegally that they’d risk funding for the Homeland Security Department to do it. Democrats counter that it’s Republicans who are jeopardizing the Homeland Security budget in their zeal to deport immigrants brought here illegally as children.

02/04/2015

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House GOP Expands Attack Against Obama Immigration Actions

House Republicans plan to take broad aim at President Barack Obama’s immigration policies next week, including votes to overturn protections for immigrants brought illegally to this country as kids.

01/09/2015

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Cantor: ‘Disservice’ For GOP To Take On Obamacare, Immigration Reform

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) — Former House Majority Leader and current Wall Street investment bank executive Eric Cantor says it would be a “disservice” to Americans if congressional Republicans focus on repealing Obamacare and reversing illegal […]

01/06/2015

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Immigrants Urged Not To Fear Applying For Program

A top federal immigration official on Monday urged qualified immigrants to apply for President Barack Obama’s reprieve from deportation and sought to dispel fears that a future administration might unravel the program.

12/15/2014

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Mexican President Hails Obama’s Immigration Order ‘An Act Of Justice’

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto praised President Barack Obama on Friday for his executive orders granting new rights to millions of people living illegally in the United States, calling it “an act of justice.”

11/21/2014

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Expert: Obama ‘Backing Republicans In A Bad Corner’ On Immigration

Since Obama has taken things into his own hands offending the GOP base, some experts warn that his actions could hinder Republicans in the next election.

11/21/2014

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Marylanders Relieved After Obama’s Immigration Announcement

Hundreds gathered at CASA de Maryland in Hyattsville to watch President Barack Obama’s speech Thursday night during which he announced far-reaching orders on immigration that will allow millions of people now in the U.S. illegally to “come out of the shadows and get right with the law.”

11/21/2014

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Sen. Manchin: Now Was The Wrong Time For Obama To Act On Immigration

President Barack Obama and his allies, confronting a buildup of GOP criticism, are seeking to sell the president’s executive actions on immigration as good politics and good policy.

11/21/2014

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