Thousands of people saw a glimmer hope when the Supreme Court ruled that exclusionary language in the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional. The ruling did not eradicate many of the issues facing same-sex couples seeking equal rights and treatment, however.
Nine activists arrested after attempting to cross the border from Mexico into the U.S. in protest of American immigration policy were released Wednesday from federal custody in Arizona.
There wasn’t any finger pointing this time when Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer met President Barack Obama on the tarmac at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
After Mitt Romney’s 2012 loss, many senior Republicans concluded the party must moderate its image on issues such as immigration and reproductive rights.
The Homeland Security Department tentatively approved asylum requests for nine Mexican immigrants, including some who were living in the United States illegally but left and attempted to re-enter as part of a protest against U.S. deportation policies.
This wasn’t the revolution the Tea Party had in mind.
Some 40 pro-immigration activists have been arrested outside the U.S. Capitol after blocking traffic while pushing for passage of legislation overhauling the system.
President Barack Obama sought Wednesday to reassure Democrats nervous about the impact of his health care law and the prospects for immigration legislation, telling them “You’re on the right side of history.”
The first lady on Tuesday faced immigration — another new issue for her — when she delivered the keynote speech in New Orleans at the annual conference of the National Council of La Raza.
Sen. Marco Rubio is renewing his outreach to Tea Party supporters and his advocacy for GOP causes as he struggles to repair his image as a conservative standard-bearer.