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Immigration

Kareli Lizarraga with her students (credit: CBS)

Tancredo Calls Out DPS Over Hiring Teachers Who Aren’t Legal Residents

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo is calling for the superintendent of Denver Public Schools to resign over a program that allows for the hiring of teachers who came to the country illegally.

04/15/2014

Jaime Leon Rivas has won a stay of deportation that will allow him to graduate from high school with his senior class next month. (Getty Images)

High School Student Who Was Scheduled For Deportation Will Graduate With Senior Class

Jaime Leon Rivas has won a stay of deportation that will allow him to graduate from high school.

04/04/2014

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Poll: Only 45 Percent Want Hickenlooper Re-Elected As Governor

Just 45 percent of Colorado voters want Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper re-elected, and half disapprove of his stance on new gun laws and the death penalty after his refusal to set an execution date for a convicted mass murderer, according to a poll released Friday.

08/23/2013

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7 Colorado Republicans Join Immigration Push

Seven big Republican donors from Colorado are among the hundreds of leading business groups and GOP donors that have called for action on immigration legislation.

07/31/2013

Rep. Mike Coffman (credit: CBS)

Could Coffman’s Immigration Strategy Help the GOP?

Can Rep. Mike Coffman’s strategy on immigration reform be a guide for fellow Republicans?

07/30/2013

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Immigrant Tuition Law Marked Across Colorado

Lawmakers who supported Colorado’s new law allowing state residents to receive in-state tuition even if they are in the country without legal permission are celebrating the registration of new students qualifying for the rate.

07/18/2013

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Study: Immigration Changes Will Help Colorado Revenue

An analysis by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy says Colorado would gain almost $43 million in tax revenue if people in the state who entered the country illegally were allowed to work legally.

07/13/2013

Owen Hill, left, and Randy Baumgardner, right (credit: leg.state.co.us)

Republicans Step Forward To Challenge Udall

Two Republicans have stepped forward to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Udall — and they’re launching their initial attacks after backing some of the GOP’s most conservative positions.

07/12/2013

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Immigration Bill: Who Needs it More?

If any success is to come from the latest attempt at immigration reform by Congress, it may come down to how desperate House Republicans and President Obama are to see some positive progress before the 2014 election.

07/07/2013

Sen. Michael Bennet addresses the rally at DU (credit: CBS)

Supporters Of Immigration Bill Rally On DU Campus

Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet played a key role in getting the immigration bill passed in the Senate this week. Now the legislation heads toward the Republican-led House where it faces much opposition.

06/30/2013

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