Tag: immigration-reform

Obama Immigration Plan Blocked By SCOTUS

The Supreme Court effectively blocked President Obama’s plan to let 5 million immigrants in the United States illegally stay. The 4-4 decision upheld a lower court’s nationwide injunction against the administration’s 2014 deferred-action policy. The policy granted quasi-legal status to illegal immigrants whose children are U.S. citizens or have green cards, known popularly as “Dreamers.”…

Hillary Clinton Slams Republicans On Immigration Reform [VIDEO]

Hillary Clinton said Tuesday during her first 2016 campaign stop in Nevada — I am strongly in favor of comprehensive immigration reform, including a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants living in the U.S., and my would-be Republican rivals are not. “We can’t wait any longer for a path to full and equal citizenship,” Clinton…

Tom Coburn Inciting Violent Reaction To Obama Immigration Speech [VIDEO]

“Retiring Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn, in an interview with USA Today’s Susan Page yesterday, seemed to both warn about and threaten white violence against President Obama’s executive action on immigration reform, saying the president’s speech Thursday night could provoke “violence” and “anarchy.” He even suggested that the reaction could parallel the demonstrations and violence in…

Obama to Announce Immigration Executive Order Today

TO WATCH THE LIVE EVENT President #Obama’s Live Speech On Immigration #Livestream >> CLICK HERE Post by The White House. Obama Announces plans to sign an executive order TONIGHT on Immigration, and on Friday President Obama plans to address the nation from Las Vegas. The president has been long expected to make an announcement that…

[VIDEO] Obama Close to Issuing Executive Order on Immigration

President Barack Obama could take action as early as next week to protect undocumented immigrants with American-born children and those who entered the United States as children themselves from deportation, an administration official familiar with the plan told CNN. The official said Obama could sign an executive order bypassing lawmakers and implementing those changes on…

Obama Delays Immigration Action Until After November Election

In some would call a political savvy move, President Barack Obama has decided to delay any executive action on immigration until after the November congressional elections, White House officials said. The move is certain to infuriate immigration advocates while offering relief to some vulnerable Democrats in tough Senate re-election contests. Two White House officials said…

Jose Vargas, USA’s Most Famous Undocumented Immigrant, Taken Into Custody

Jose Antonio Vargas, has been detained by Border Patrol in McAllen after attempting to board a plane to Los Angeles, the immigrant youth-led organization United We Dream said in a statement on its website. Huffington Post’s Ryan Grim, tweeted a photo he described as Vargas in handcuffs. Grim told Business Insider he obtained the picture…

Boehner May Back Immigration Reform – Are you KIDDING ME!!

Speaker John Boehner “has signaled he may embrace a series of limited changes to the nation’s immigration laws in the coming months, giving advocates for change new hope that 2014 might be the year that a bitterly divided Congress reaches a political compromise to overhaul the sprawling system,” the New York Times reports. “Although the…