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Immigration

The Colorado Legislature (credit: CBS)

Colorado GOP Shows Shifting Immigrant Tuition Stance

An immigrant tuition bill has gotten its first-ever support from Republicans in the Colorado Senate.

02/22/2013

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Signs of GOP’s Latino Evolution

Recent moves by Republicans are showing that there is a potential evolution in the party built to attract Latino voters.

02/10/2013

Rep. Mike Coffman (credit: CBS)

Republicans Scramble For The Center On Immigration

Rep. Mike Coffman is one of many Republicans nationwide who have tempered their tone on immigration — if not reversed course completely — after years of tacking right to appeal to grass-roots activists who dominate GOP primaries.

02/08/2013

Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) speaks during the lighting ceremony of the 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree December 4, 2012.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Bennet: Best Shot In 20 Years For Immigration Fix

Senator Michael Bennet says that, for the first time in 20 years, there is hope an immigration overhaul will pass Congress.

02/01/2013

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Colorado Bill Would Cancel Suspected Noncitizen Voters

Colorado Republicans are pushing a bill to cancel voter registrations of people believed not to be U.S. citizens.

01/30/2013

Colorado's Secretary Of State said he has finalized an agreement on non-citizen illegal voting rights. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

The Potential of the Immigration Discussion

A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators seems to have begun the discussion of substantive immigration reform. The House GOP Leadership should see this as the golden opportunity it is.

01/27/2013

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Colorado Democrats Plan To Pass Tuition Aid For Immigrants

The Democratic sponsor of a bill to grant tuition help to Colorado illegal immigrant students says she plans to introduce legislation that is more substantial than what Republicans defeated when they were in the majority.

11/09/2012

Gabriela Saucedo Mercer (Credit: SaucedoMercer.com)

Opinion: AZ Republican: We Don’t Want Middle Easterners Here

Republican efforts to promote hatred across racial and religious lines are heating up this electoral season. They have found a new warrior to promote the cause in Arizona, Gabriela Saucedo Mercer. Mercer has questioned whether Middle Easterners should be in the US “either legally or illegally”.

08/29/2012

Colorado's Secretary Of State said he has finalized an agreement on non-citizen illegal voting rights. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Colorado Finalizes Non-Citizen Voter Database

Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler says he’s finalized an agreement with federal officials to access an immigration database to verify whether non-citizens are on voting rolls.

08/24/2012

Bolivian Diego Mariaca(R) and his brother Gustavo Mariaca(L) fill out paperwork under the 'Dream Act' (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American Dream

Yesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.

08/16/2012

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