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Arizona GOP official resigns over Medicaid remarks

Arizona GOP official resigns over Medicaid remarks

FILE - In this April 24, 2012 file photo, former Arizona state Sen. Russell Pearce testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Pearce has resigned a top leadership position in the state Republican Party following backlash to remarks advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people…

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Arizona GOP official resigns over Medicaid remarks

Arizona GOP official resigns over Medicaid remarks

Russell Pearce was main sponsor of Arizona's tough immigration laws.

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Russell Pearce resigns Arizona GOP post over Medicaid remarks

Russell Pearce resigns Arizona GOP post over Medicaid remarks

SB 1070 author criticized for advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people on Medicaid.

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Texas schools scramble to accomodate new immigrant students

Texas schools scramble to accomodate new immigrant students

HOUSTON — A year ago, Las Americas Newcomer Middle School in the low-income Gulfton neighborhood started the semester with 150 immigrant and refugee students. When the new school year began last month, enrollment skyrocketed to 325 students, most of them newly arrived from Central America.

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'New' Scots vote crucial to independence result

'New' Scots vote crucial to independence result

In this photo taken on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, Yes supporters await the arrival of First Minister Alex Salmond to celebrate European citizenship and "Scotland's continued EU membership with a Yes vote" at Parliament Square in Edinburgh. Many European Union nationals currently living in Scotl…

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'New' Scots vote crucial to independence result

'New' Scots vote crucial to independence result

GLASGOW, Scotland — On the south side of Glasgow, in the heartland of Scotland’s Asian community, support for independence from the United Kingdom is strong as Thursday’s referendum nears.

September 13, 2014 7:19 am Photos

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UA report details workplace abuses for immigrant women

UA report details workplace abuses for immigrant women

The report on Tucson workers was prepared by the University of Arizona.

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Feds should close case of woman living in sanctuary

Feds should close case of woman living in sanctuary

Bring Rosa Robles Loreto and others out from the 'shadows.'

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Herky-jerky leadership stalls policy on many fronts

Herky-jerky leadership stalls policy on many fronts

Obama's latest unforced error underscores the dangers of his indecisiveness.

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Central American lawmakers make immigration-related visit here

Central American lawmakers make immigration-related visit here

They see sites coping with an influx of unaccompanied minor migrants.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Huppenthal claims immigration will trigger financial crisis

Huppenthal claims immigration will trigger financial crisis

PHOENIX — A week before he faces contested primary election to keep his job, State School Superintendent John Huppenthal called a press conference Wednesday to warn voters about an immigration threat he acknowledged may not exist.

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Dreamers seek court order giving them driver's licenses

Dreamers seek court order giving them driver's licenses

After U.S. District court declines force state to give dreamers licenses, appeals court is asked to intervene.

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Lee Marie Schnebly: Let's discuss immigration respectfully

Lee Marie Schnebly: Let's discuss immigration respectfully

We could achieve so much by listening, being prepared to compromise.

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Audio: Grijalva says House border bill deserves veto

Audio: Grijalva says House border bill deserves veto

Grijalva says Republicans using border issue “as a political gambit” for election.

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Steve Kozachik: Tucson shows compassion for Central Americans

Steve Kozachik: Tucson shows compassion for Central Americans

Project Mariposa steps in to help stranded immigrants abandoned by their countries.

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GOP governor's debate offers few fireworks

GOP governor's debate offers few fireworks

Mostly amiable night raises the question: Is there a fastballer in the house?

July 30, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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By the numbers: where do the unaccompanied kids end up?

By the numbers: where do the unaccompanied kids end up?

Interactive map of where kids reunite with family.

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More young border crossers going straight to port

More young border crossers going straight to port

Children without legal documents coming through ports of entry in Tucson area up.

July 27, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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Syfert challenges Gowan-Stevens team in LD 14 GOP primary

Syfert challenges Gowan-Stevens team in LD 14 GOP primary

All three support school choice, say feds are hindering lumber industry.

July 26, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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