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Denver Now Has 40 New American Citizens This Independence Day

America welcomed 40 new citizens Thursday at an Independence Day celebration in Denver.

24 hours ago

Carlos Bello, Mexico's consul general in Denver, at the news conference on Monday (credit: CBS)

Consul General Wants More Mexicans Taking Advantage Of DACA Program

Mexico’s consul general in Denver held a news conference Monday on immigration.

06/15/2015

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Demonstrators Protest Decision To Prevent Obama’s Executive Order On Immigration

Supporters of President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration are asking the government to do more. Demonstrators in Denver on Wednesday hoped to send a message to the nation’s capitol and lawmakers.

05/27/2015

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Mexican Claiming Sanctuary In Denver Church For 7 Months Gets Bad News

If Arturo Hernandez walks out of a Denver church, even onto the steps, he risks being arrested and deported.

05/26/2015

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Activists, Immigrants In Denver Speak Out For Deportation Relief

Activists, politicians and immigrants in Denver are calling on elected leaders to support President Barack Obama’s stalled deportation relief effort.

05/19/2015

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Things To Know At The Colorado Capitol This Week

The budget, reining in ballot measures, education turmoil and a pricey road plan are among the tops being discussed this week at the state Capitol.

04/19/2015

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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

Immigration reform advocates march through Denver, Colorado. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Colorado Moves Closer To Immigrant License Showdown

DENVER (CBS DENVER/AP) — The Colorado Legislature is moving closer to a partisan showdown over granting immigrants driver’s licenses regardless of legal status. The GOP Senate gave preliminary approval Thursday to a bill related to […]

02/12/2015

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Man Trying To Avoid Deportation Gets Support From Demonstrators

A group on Wednesday gathered in front of the federal immigration court to support a father who may be separated from his family.

01/14/2015

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Rep. Coffman Splits With Republicans To Oppose Dreamer Roll Back

Congressman Mike Coffman voted against overturning one of President Barack Obama’s key immigration policies even though he disagrees with the president using executive orders to deal with immigration.

01/14/2015

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