The political fight over President Barack Obama’s immigration plan is playing out in Colorado, too, where Gov. John Hickenlooper called it “very controversial.”
Colorado Democrat Rep. Jared Polis is applauding President Obama’s action on immigration reform calling it “great news for our country.”
President Barack Obama is poised to act soon to unveil a series of executive actions on immigration that will shield possibly around 5 million immigrants living in the country illegally from deportation– including some living in Colorado.
CBS4 and CPT-12 hosted a debate featuring the candidates running in the Sixth Congressional District, one of the most hotly contested races in the nation, and it was everything we should expect from candidates running for election.
Police arrested five people who blocked Broadway in front of the state Capitol on Tuesday to protest immigrant deportations and call on Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet to take action.
Two immigration judges in Denver are hearing the asylum cases of mothers and children being held at a remote New Mexico deportation center.
Andrew Romanoff took the offensive in Tuesday night’s debate against Mike Coffman and rarely let up.
Immigration judges in Denver will hear hundreds of cases via closed-circuit TV, the federal government has determined.
Immigration cases involving unaccompanied minors are clogging one of the Denver area’s two immigration courts, records obtained by CBS4 indicate.
Republican Rep. Mike Coffman and his Democratic challenger, Andrew Romanoff, clashed over immigration, campaign finance and the budget on Thursday.