Immigration Reform

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Immigration Revamp Is ‘Combustible,’ Hickenlooper Says

The political fight over President Barack Obama’s immigration plan is playing out in Colorado, too, where Gov. John Hickenlooper called it “very controversial.”

11/21/2014

Immigration activists rally at a church where Arturo Hernandez is living to avoid deportation (credit: CBS)

Immigration Order Leaves Man In Sanctuary In Limbo

A Mexican man who is living in a Denver church basement to avoid a deportation order says he is afraid to leave because he does not know if he is covered by President Obama’s executive order.

11/21/2014

CBS4's Alan Gionet talks to Rep. Jared Polis about Pres. Obama's immigration reform (credit: CBS)

Polis Applauds Obama’s Action On Immigration Reform

Colorado Democrat Rep. Jared Polis is applauding President Obama’s action on immigration reform calling it “great news for our country.”

11/21/2014

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Summit County Teen In Custody, Faces Possible Deportation Again

A 19-year-old Summit County man who has been fighting to stay in the United States is behind bars in Arizona and facing possible deportation.

11/09/2014

Immigration activists rally at a church where Arturo Hernandez is living to avoid deportation (credit: CBS)

Those On The Verge Of Deportation Find Hope In Obama’s Immigration Reform Plan

A man held up in a church in Denver, on the verge of getting deported, finds new hope in President Obama’s pledge for immigration reform by the end of the year.

11/06/2014

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Many Colorado Builders Support Immigration Reform

Many builders in Colorado support immigration reform because the industry is facing a serious labor shortage.

06/27/2014

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Udall, Bennet Launch Renewed Push For Immigration Reform

Colorado Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet have launched a renewed push for immigration reform.

06/27/2014

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Immigration Overhaul Death May Hurt Colorado GOP

The 2014 electoral map makes it unlikely Republicans will pay an immediate political price for the recent death of an immigration overhaul bill, except in one key, perennial swing state: Colorado.

06/27/2014

Protesters calling for immigration reform crowded Rep. Cory Gardner's office on Thursday (credit: CBS)

Immigration Reform Protesters Pack Rep. Gardner’s Office

Dozens of immigration reform protesters packed Rep. Cory Gardner’s office calling for changes. They even brought a mariachi band.

06/26/2014

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Colorado Teen Facing Deportation Allowed To Graduate High School

A Colorado teenager facing deportation will be allowed to graduate high school after he was granted a one-year delay.

04/06/2014

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