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Obama weighs broader move on legal immigration

Obama weighs broader move on legal immigration

WASHINGTON — President Obama is considering key changes in the nation’s immigration system requested by tech, industry and powerful interest groups, in a move that could blunt Republicans’ election-year criticism of the president’s go-it-alone approach to immigration.

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Obama weighs broader move on legal immigration

Obama weighs broader move on legal immigration

FILE — In this July 31, 2014, file photo, faith leaders and activists participates in a demonstration in front of the White House in Washington, asking President Barack Obama to modify his deportation policies. Obama is considering key changes in the legal immigration system requested by tec…

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Immigration crisis at border affects heartland harvest

Immigration crisis at border affects heartland harvest

WASHINGTON — The heated tempers of the nation’s border states are driving the debate over immigration policy. States farther from the U.S.-Mexico border, though, are reckoning with a different set of challenges: a skimpy agriculture labor market and cumbersome immigrant-worker programs that …

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Obama handling border crisis reasonably, legally and humanely

Obama handling border crisis reasonably, legally and humanely

Turning children away at gunpoint is inconsistent with established law.

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Obama playing politics with crisis, not securing border

Obama playing politics with crisis, not securing border

Perception of lax enforcement is luring people to risk life and limb.

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Alejandro Miquiztli Valenzuela: TPD must change SB 1070 practices substantially, as S. Tucson did

Alejandro Miquiztli Valenzuela: TPD must change SB 1070 practices substantially, as S. Tucson did

Last year police officers in South Tucson unlawfully detained me and hauled me to a Border Patrol station so that they could check my immigration status.

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Most people deported through Arizona caught at border

Most people deported through Arizona caught at border

Nearly 80 percent of Arizona deportations last fiscal year came from people caught at the border — higher than the 64 percent nationwide, data from Immigration and Customs Enforcement show.

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Maurice "Mo" Goldman: Is Immigration Reform Still Possible in 2013?

Maurice "Mo" Goldman: Is Immigration Reform Still Possible in 2013?

Immigration reform efforts are reaching a critical time as we near the end of 2013 and with the turn of the calendar a congressional midterm election year is looming.

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Más que un comentario: El colmo de la desfachatez

En el "autoanálisis" que los republicanos están actualmente llevando a cabo para explicar y supuestamente corregir las causas de su sorprendente derrota en la elección presidencial (la sorpresa fue únicamente para ellos, y ahí comienza el problema) destaca la "epifanía" relacionada con la in…

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Ill. lawmaker in Tucson to encourage 'Dreamers'

Ill. lawmaker in Tucson to encourage 'Dreamers'

U.S. Rep. Luis Gutiérrez, D-Ill., right, congratulates Tucsonan Carlos Martinez, one of the first people to get a work permit under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

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Ill. lawmaker in Tucson to encourage 'Dreamers'

Ill. lawmaker in Tucson to encourage 'Dreamers'

Looking to boost the spirits of undocumented youths in Arizona - the state the rest of the nation often sees as the crux of the immigration debate - a congressman told a group of students that the fight for legalization has just begun.

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