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Immigration Reform Legislation (2013)

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  • Doyle McManus: Obama testing the bounds of presidential lame-duckery

    There are two words every president, including Barack Obama, hates to hear: "lame duck." He's in year six of his eight-year run. His biggest accomplishments are all in the past; his remaining proposals are stymied by Congress. His popularity is mired...
  • House Speaker Boehner floats plan to avert shutdown

    House Speaker Boehner floats plan to avert shutdown
    House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner urged fellow Republicans on Tuesday to pass a long-term government spending bill next week, avoiding a government shutdown and pushing any budget fight over President Barack Obama's executive order on...
  • It's beginning to feel a lot like tax-mess

     It's beginning to feel a lot like tax-mess
    Maybe it's time to coin a new song for the holidays, something along the lines of, "It's beginning to feel a lot like tax-mess." Like clockwork, as the holiday shopping season progresses, politicians begin to wrangle in Washington about taxes. It's...
  • History will treat Obama better than today's critics

    History will treat Obama better than today's critics
    Congratulations to President Obama for issuing an executive order to improve the lot of immigrant families. It was the right action to take because waiting for Congress to do something is futile in our dysfunctional government. The Senate passed an...
  • John Boehner suggests leaving immigration out of 2015 budget talks

    John Boehner suggests leaving immigration out of 2015 budget talks
    Hoping to prevent a government shutdown by opponents of President Obama's immigration plan, House Speaker John A. Boehner floated a proposal Tuesday for funding most of the government — but not the immigration agencies — through the end of the...
  • Will new Congress intensify partisan strife?

    WASHINGTON -- With barely a week to go before another government shutdown could be upon us, the Republican leaders in Congress vow it won't happen this time. They have been huddling over ways to avert it, while other congressional Republicans plot other...
  • Conditions are ripe for Boehner to make a move

    Conditions are ripe for Boehner to make a move
    Question for House Speaker John Boehner: Are you better off than you were a month ago? Yes, yes, yes. Finally, the conditions are ripe for a duffer with a year-round tan, a pack of smokes and a glass of Merlot to do some business. Boehner bought himself...
  • 17 states sue to stop Obama's immigration plan

    17 states sue to stop Obama's immigration plan
    Texas and 16 other states sued the federal government and immigration agencies in U.S. District Court on Wednesday to try to derail President Obama's executive action deferring deportation for up to 5 million people, arguing it was unconstitutional and...
  • House votes to declare Obama's immigration actions 'null and void'

    House votes to declare Obama's immigration actions 'null and void'
    House Republicans approved a measure Thursday that aims to ‎block the Obama administration from moving to shield millions from deportation, a largely symbolic legislative response to the president's new immigration policy that reflects lawmakers'...
  • How Lehigh Valley lawmakers voted on U.S. House immigration bill declaring Obama's order illegal

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a largely symbolic measure on Thursday that effectively declares illegal action on immigration taken by President Barack Obama. Obama's plan, announced last month as an executive order, would let up to 4.7 million...
  • Yes: America shouldn't be stuck with broken system: Front Burner

    Immigration is an issue that tends to generate more heat than light. But there are a few things that most Americans agree on. First, our current immigration system is badly broken. Second, there is no way the government is going to round up and deport the...