Immigration Reform

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Immigration Action Rally Goes On In Denver Despite Judge’s Ruling

A federal judge put the brakes on President Obama’s executive action on immigration that was supposed to take effect on Wednesday, but it didn’t stop a group in Denver from holding a rally.

02/17/2015

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Hancock Optimistic Judge’s Block Of Immigration Order Only Equates To A Delay

Colorado supporters of President Barack Obama’s executive order on immigration reform say they are disappointed but not surprised that a judge has blocked the order.

02/17/2015

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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

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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

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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

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