Maribel Hastings America’s Voice   WASHINGTON, DC –  ¿Son suficientes las críticas formuladas por el presidente de la Cámara Baja, John Boehner, contra los ofensivos y antiinmigrantes exabruptos del congresista de Iowa, Steve King? La crítica pública es lo menos que debió hacer el liderazgo republicano, sobre todo en momentos en que trata de definirse… Continue »

We warned House Republicans: following Steve King’s latest outrageous comments about most DREAMers being drug runners with “calves the size of cantaloupes,” there would be growing consequences for the Republican Party if House GOPers failed to disassociate themselves from Steve king (in terms of actions, not just w0rds).  Today, PPP released polling, which “found that 59%… Continue »

Frank Sharry: “Speaker Boehner Allowed Steve King a Vote to Deport DREAMers, Why Not a Similar Vote on a Path to Citizenship?” New polling released today by Public Policy Polling (PPP) demonstrates that voters grasp the damage Rep. Steve King’s (R-IA) immigration approach is having on the GOP and want Republicans in Congress to enact… Continue »

Speaker Boehner: Rep. Steve King’s place on the House Judiciary Committee only gives him a platform to spew his ugly rhetoric. We need you to stand up to Rep. King and remove him from the committee now!

Over the weekend, Thousands of Immigration Reform Supporters Appeal to House Leaders’ Sense of Justice Below is the second article in the series, “Immigration Reform Summer,” by Gebe Martinez, Advisor to America’s Voice Education Fund.  This article is available for reprint as long as the author is given proper attribution. View the slideshow of events across the… Continue »

Immigrants, advocates, labor leaders, the faith community, and many others across the nation held rallies and events in favor of immigration reform with a path to citizenship last week, many of them this past weekend.  Advocates demonstrated in Chicago, asking Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) to support immigration; in Colorado with Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO); California with Rep.… Continue »

Por Maribel Hastings, asesora ejecutiva de America’s Voice: Receso del Congreso: presión incansable por la reforma migratoria WASHINGTON, DC – ¿Son suficientes las críticas formuladas por el presidente de la Cámara Baja, John Boehner, contra los ofensivos y antiinmigrantes exabruptos del congresista de Iowa, Steve King? La crítica pública es lo menos que debió hacer… Continue »

Support From Across Spectrum, Money and Polling Favor Proponents; Opposition is a “Paper Tiger” A CBS News headline asks “Are the tides turning for immigration reform in the House?” and then lists numerous reasons why those who support broad immigration reform have the strong upper hand: It was only a week ago when prospects for… Continue »

Daily Beast: Cecilia Munoz, Quarterback of Obama’s Immigration Reform Efforts By Eleanor Clift Latinos Post: Immigration Reform News 2013: New Poll Shows Latino Vote in Battleground States Could Make or Break GOP in 2014 Midterm Elections By Bary Alyssa Johnson Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Paul Ryan lays out immigration proposals in Racine town hall meeting By Bill… Continue »