El esfuerzo de los alcaldes a nivel nacional busca frenar el avance de los detractores del alivio migratorio lo que ha generado una guerra de demandas a favor y en contra del mismo. La demanda Texas contra EEUU fue presentada por un grupo de gobernadores de 26 Estados que... Continuar »
Al respecto, la líder de los demócratas en la Cámara baja, Nancy Pelosi, alertó hoy en un comunicado de que “apenas queda un mes” para que venza ese plazo, y denunció que los planes de Boehner para demandar a Obama son una nueva muestra de la “aversión” de los... Continuar »
In the Google Hangout below, Elianne Ramos interviews three DREAMers who were recently at the Iowa Freedom Summit: Cesar Vargas, Erika Andiola, and Juan Escalante.  Cesar and Erika have already made a name for themselves chasing down Steve King and Rand Paul in Iowa, and Cesar was recently arrested protesting... Continuar »
Cronkite News: Facing criticism, House delays border security bill By Miranda Leo  Washington Post: Santorum’s claim that all ‘net new jobs’ went to immigrants and fewer native-born Americans are working since 2000 By Michelle Ye Hee Lee Washington Examiner: Will Jeb Bush deport four million illegal immigrants? By Byron... Continuar »
Nevada has become the 26th state to sign onto the states’ lawsuit against President Obama’s executive action, leaving Gov. Brian Sandoval (R-NV) in a bit of a tough spot. Technically, it’s Nevada’s Attorney General Adam Laxalt who signed the state onto the lawsuit.  But Sandoval is a Latino governor leading a state... Continuar »
Remember this one the next time the GOP claims that it wants to pass immigration reform: Rep Salmon says border bill lacked votes. “God bless the weather” he says on leadership excuse for pulling. — Erica Werner (@ericawerner) January 27, 2015 Thanks to house of Rep not moving ahead... Continuar »
In a strong show of unity, Senate Democrats joined together and sent a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) today calling on him to pass a long-term Department of Homeland Security (DHS) appropriations bill without ideologically-driven riders.  Nevertheless, Senator McConnell announced that the Senate will move to the... Continuar »
Earlier this month, House Republicans made funding for the Department of Homeland Security contingent on overturning DACA and DAPA — and now they’re waiting for Senate Republicans to do the same.  More than half a million DACA-mented young people in the last two years have flourished as a result... Continuar »
 Will Senate GOP Really Turn Critical Hearing on Attorney General Nominee into Anti-Immigrant Brawl? In Congress and on the campaign trail, Republicans have been busy in the new year burnishing their anti-immigrant brand image.  In Washington, most of the anti-immigration action has taken place in the House of Representatives, where the GOP passed... Continuar »
CBS News: Jeb Bush sets the pace for potential competitors in 2016 By Jake Miller Wall Street Journal: Senator Presses Both Chambers on Immigration By Kristina Peterson Politico: House may delay border security bill until mid-February By Jake Sherman Vox: The GOP’s border bill would be a disaster By... Continuar »