Republican Senator John McCain is teaming up with Democrats and a formerly antagonistic union to promote comprehensive reform.
The congressman’s remarks were a head-slapper for a party that has sought this year to mend its frayed relationship with Latinos.
A strong voice for reform steps down while Congress continues to pursue an overhaul of America’s immigration policy
With a radioactive image among House Republicans and few tools to tame congressional gridlock, the President is preparing to take a more vocal role
The Senate’s giant step forward has collided with the brick wall of the Republican-controlled House
Critics argue that the fee is too high, discouraging green card-holders from becoming full-fledged citizens
Republican Senators have been boasting about spending $46 billion to enhance border security, but as the bill moves to the House, the excess is beginning to look like a liability
Only 38 of the House’s 234 Republicans, or 16%, represent districts in which Latinos account for 20% of the population or more.
But this may be as far as it goes.
When the debate resumes after the holiday, the action shifts to the House of Representatives, Washington’s legislative killing field.
More money, more fences and more border patrols clear path for reform.
Senate negotiators are closing in on a deal to beef up the border security requirements in the proposed overhaul of U.S. immigration laws.
Passing immigration reform could bolster his party’s dismal relationship with Hispanics, yet much of his caucus appears bent on killing the bill, then proudly flashing the murder weapon.