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Gov. Jindal To GOP Congress: ‘Grow A Spine’

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Thursday had a tough message for fellow Republicans who were wrestling with how to fund the Homeland Security Department: “Grow a spine.”

02/26/2015

US President Barack Obama (R) answers a question from the audience during an immigration town hall meeting and Telemundo interview at Florida International University in Miami on February 25, 2015.  (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Predicts Successful Immigration Appeal: ‘We’re All Immigrants’

President Barack Obama urged immigrants thrown into limbo by legal wrangling to keep planning for eventual relief, professing confidence Wednesday that his deportation directives won’t be thrown out in court.

02/25/2015

Joe Manchin Speaking

Dem Sen. Manchin: ‘I Will Be Voting With Republicans To Repeal’ Obama’s Immigration Actions

Days from a Homeland Security Department shutdown, Senate Republicans sought a way out Monday by splitting President Barack Obama’s contested immigration measures from the agency’s funding bill.

02/24/2015

McCain Speaking

McCain: Leave Immigration Fight ‘To The Courts’

Days from a Homeland Security Department shutdown, Senate Republicans sought a way out Monday by splitting President Barack Obama’s contested immigration measures from the agency’s funding bill.

02/24/2015

Obama Speaking

White House To Seek Stay On Judge’s Decision Blocking Obama’s Immigration Action

The government will seek a stay of a judge’s decision that has temporarily blocked President Barack Obama’s action to protect millions of immigrants from deportation, the White House said Friday.

02/20/2015

Ted Cruz Speaks

Ted Cruz: White House ‘Counterfeiting Immigration Documents’

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, believes that the Obama administration is “counterfeiting immigration documents” under the president’s immigration plan.

02/18/2015

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White House Puts Immigration Plans on Hold After Ruling

The Obama administration put its new deportation-relief program on hold Tuesday on the eve of its launch, complying reluctantly with a federal judge’s order that roiled immigrant communities nationwide and seemed to harden an already-tense stalemate on Capitol Hill.

02/17/2015

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Feds Halt Preparations For Immigration Program After Judge’s Ruling

U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Texas temporarily blocked executive orders intended to shield young immigrants from deportation as part of an ongoing lawsuit involving 26 states.

02/17/2015

Parked next to a section of the border fence, a Border Patrol agent watches an area of the U.S.-Mexico border along the Rio Grande River. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

U.S. to Appeal Ruling Blocking Obama Immigration Plan

The Justice Department will appeal a federal judge’s ruling that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration, the White House said Tuesday.

02/17/2015

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U.S. Accuses 6 Immigrants Of Helping ISIS

Six Bosnian immigrants sent money and equipment to terrorists oversees, including fighters with the Islamic State group and al-Qaida in Iraq, says U.S. Attorney.

02/06/2015

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