Governor Elect Ducey, Congressional delegation react to Obama's plans for immigration reform
President Obama says his actions will focus on “felons, not families,” and that if lawmakers don’t like it, they should “pass a bill.”
WASHINGTON — President Obama moved Thursday to halt deportations for nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants, defying congressional Republicans who called his unilateral action an affront to the constitutional separation of powers.
I think the president will come to regret the chapter history writes if he does move forward. Because the plan he’s presenting is more than just, as the president himself has acknowledged, an overreach — it’s also unfair.”
The main actions on immigration under President Obama’s plan:
2006 Arizona law denying bail to illegal immigrants has been thrown out.
SANTA ANA, Calif. — Immigrants in the country illegally already are flooding attorneys’ offices with calls to see if they can qualify under President Obama’s yet-to-be-announced plan to shield as many as 5 million immigrants from deportation.
WASHINGTON — In a broad test of his executive powers, President Obama said Wednesday that he will sidestep Congress and unveil administrative actions on immigration — measures that could spare from deportation as many as 5 million people illegally in the U.S. and set up one the most pitched …
WASHINGTON — HealthCare.gov is working better, but immigrants are running into what looks like an obvious slip-up.
President Barack Obama speaks during the ‘ConnectED to the Future’ event in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. The president will travel to Las Vegas Friday, a Democratic official said, heightening anticipation that he will announce executive orders on …
Presidential power, once expanded, is hard to contain.
If House Republicans won't consider national interest, Obama must act.
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Board insists students not be asked about their citizenship.
The driver faces people-trafficking charges.
Veteran GOP lawmaker Andy Tobin tries to unseat Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick in sprawling Congressional District 1
ACLU wants to prevent school cops from inquiring about student immigration status.
Grijalva said deporting working parents shouldn't be a high priority.
The report on Tucson workers was prepared by the University of Arizona.
Bring Rosa Robles Loreto and others out from the 'shadows.'