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Immigration Reform Legislation (2013)

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  • Did Obama overreach on immigration?

    To the editor: Your editorial on President Obama's unilateral action on immigration doesn't articulate the real reason that what he did was necessary. ("For many people living under threat of deportation, Obama offers relief," Editorial, Nov. 20) On...
  • Obama's immigration gamble a bid to salvage legacy

    WASHINGTON -- Barack Obama's decision to follow through on his plan to reform immigration policy through an executive order is an uncharacteristically bold gamble, made in the hope of salvaging the final two years of his presidency and his own political...
  • Obamacare is a 'varsity stinker'

    Obamacare is a 'varsity stinker'
    OK, I can't help myself. Over the past three years, I have written at least a dozen columns critical of Obamacare (a.k.a. The "Affordable Care Act") in this space and devoted an entire chapter to the topic in my book "America: Hope for Change." Yet,...
  • With immigration action, Obama charts a new path forward

    With immigration action, Obama charts a new path forward
    With a border crisis swirling and a fight with Congress brewing, a group of leading immigration activists expected that a last-minute huddle with top officials at the White House in June would bring more bad news. But instead of a confrontation, they...
  • Hogan's options on the budget may be limited, but he can still roll back O'Malley's immigration policies

    Hogan's options on the budget may be limited, but he can still roll back O'Malley's immigration policies
    I wish Governor-elect Larry Hogan all the best; he is stuck with (my prediction) a billion-dollar deficit thanks to the outgoing administration ("Hogan says state's economic picture even bleaker than he thought," Nov. 17). Unfortunately, the people...
  • Now in the spotlight, Astrid Silva vows to keep fighting for reform

    Now in the spotlight, Astrid Silva vows to keep fighting for reform
    Astrid Silva had no idea that President Obama was planning to mention her in a prime-time address announcing actions he planned to take on immigration. She found out when the rest of the nation did, as she watched with other immigration reform advocates...
  • Emanuel: 'What the president did was create an opportunity'

    Emanuel: 'What the president did was create an opportunity'
    A crowd gathered Saturday at a Chicago high school named for a Mexican president to rejoice in President Barack Obama's executive action to issue a reprieve for people living in the United States illegally whose children were born here — a...
  • Republicans want to oppose Obama on immigration, but how?

    Republicans in Congress are unified in their desire to fight President Obama's action to protect more than 4 million immigrants from deportation and ease rules for up to 1 million more. They just can't agree on how to do it. Should they shut down...
  • Texas, Oklahoma threaten suits to block Obama immigration plan

    Texas, Oklahoma threaten suits to block Obama immigration plan
    As President Obama left Friday for Las Vegas to rally support for his executive actions on immigration, local officials in Arizona, Texas and Oklahoma moved to the courts to block the plan. Obama on Thursday announced that he would set in motion a...
  • Congressional reactions to President Obama's immigration reform announcement

    Congressional reactions to President Obama's immigration reform announcement
    Reactions from Florida's congressional delegation are trickling in about President Barack Obama's announcement of his immigration reform orders. Not surprisingly, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D, and U.S. Reps. Alan Grayson, D-Orlando, and Corrinie Brown, D-...
  • Rauner says Obama immigration move 'great start'

    Rauner says Obama immigration move 'great start'
    Republican Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner on Friday called President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration a “great start” to “get the dialogue going” on immigration policy changes. The comments came as Rauner addressed...