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Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) is arrested on Capitol Hill in an act of civil disobedience as thousands rallied in support of immigration reform on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 8, 2013. The demonstrators called on Congress to adopt an immigration law that would allow the nation's 12 million undocumented immigrants the ability to apply for U.S. citizenship. (Photo credit: CHRIS KLEPONIS/AFP/Getty Images)

8 Congressmen Arrested During Immigration Rally in D.C.

At least eight Democratic members of the House were among about 200 people arrested Tuesday after they blocked a main street near the Capitol during a massive rally seeking to push Republicans to hold a vote on a stalled immigration reform bill.

10/08/2013

House Democrats have unveiled an immigration bill that includes a path to citizenship for the 11 million immigrants living here illegally and tightens border security. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

House Democrats Ready To Move On Immigration Bill

House Democrats have unveiled an immigration bill that includes a path to citizenship for the 11 million immigrants living here illegally and tightens border security.

10/02/2013

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Capitol Hill – in a trip he stated was “largely for immigration” -- to lobby members of Congress in support of comprehensive immigration overhaul legislation. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

Zuckerberg Lobbies Congress on Immigration, Says 11 Million People Treated Unfairly

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Capitol Hill – in a trip he stated was “largely for immigration” — to lobby members of Congress in support of comprehensive immigration overhaul legislation.

09/18/2013

Rep. Andy Harris (R-Md.). (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Party Call For Immigration Reform Not A Concern To Some In GOP

Immigration advocates are spending August trying to generate momentum in favor of remaking immigration laws in Congress.

08/11/2013

His second-term agenda on the line, President Barack Obama urged his most ardent supporters to mount a summertime show of support that can rival any opposition Obama and Democrats may face from constituents next month. "We've got to get folks activated and involved," Obama declared. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Obama To Democratic Base: ‘How Do We Keep People Involved?’

His second-term agenda on the line, President Barack Obama urged his most ardent supporters to mount a summertime show of support that can rival any opposition Obama and Democrats may face from constituents next month. “We’ve got to get folks activated and involved,” Obama declared.

07/22/2013

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other Republican senators are accusing President Barack Obama of disregarding the rule of law and the Constitution by considering administrative changes to the nation's deportations policy. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Obama To Use Personal Appeals For Immigration Reform

President Barack Obama will try to ratchet up pressure on House Republicans this week to pass legislation overhauling the nation’s immigration laws.

07/15/2013

Republicans' knack for congressional redistricting helps them control the U.S. House, but it may be working against them on immigration changes that national GOP leaders see as critical to the next presidential election. (ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Redistricting, Immigration Push Could Alienate Conservative Base

Republicans’ knack for congressional redistricting helps them control the U.S. House, but it may be working against them on immigration changes that national GOP leaders see as critical to the next presidential election.

07/09/2013

Pivotal developments on two cultural issues — immigration reform and gay marriage — offer an early preview of potential fault lines among Republicans weighing White House bids in 2016.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Social Issues Divide Rubio, Paul And Other 2016 GOP Hopefuls

Pivotal developments on two cultural issues — immigration reform and gay marriage — offer an early preview of potential fault lines among Republicans weighing White House bids in 2016.

07/02/2013

The Senate voted 68-32 Thursday to pass historic immigration bill, send measure to House. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senate Passes Immigration Reform Bill, Vote Heads To House

The Senate voted 68-32 Thursday to pass historic immigration bill, send measure to House.

06/27/2013

The immigration protesters advanced on the news conference, poking signs that read "Do Not Reward Criminals" and "No Amnesty!" over the heads of Republicans who had just finished speaking about finding a civilized tone in the year's most difficult debate.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Boehner Walking Thin Line Between Dems, GOP On Immigration

The immigration protesters advanced on the news conference, poking signs that read “Do Not Reward Criminals” and “No Amnesty!” over the heads of Republicans who had just finished speaking about finding a civilized tone in the year’s most difficult debate.

06/20/2013

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