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Rep. Gutierrez Gives Darrell Issa Hell Over 'Do-Nothing' Congress
Rep. Luis Gutierrez turned a hearing intended to lay the groundwork for impeachment into a glorious rant about Congress' intent to block everything, especially immigration. Read more...
Gowdy: Immigration reform trying to ‘force’ citizenship on ‘those who don't want it' Read more...
Kansas Secretary of State and resident xenophobe Kris Kobach wants DREAMers to self-deport. Read more...
On this Sunday's Meet the Press, host David Gregory asked House Majority Leader Eric Cantor if he was shifting his stance on immigration and the Dream Act after he said this at a speech at the American Enterprise Institute: In a wide-ranging Read more...
As Igor Volsky at Think Progress noted, we'll see how far this goes with Republicans when you've got Senators like John McCain calling equality for gay and lesbian families in immigration reform as a “red herring” and comparing it to tax payer Read more...

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After a couple of her well known on-air brain farts, I wonder Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is the one that we should be worried about being on the road, not the deferred-action immigrants who are just trying to get to work in her state. Arizona Governor Read more...
While quite a few Republicans are waking up to the fact that maybe it's not such a good idea to insult huge swaths of the voting public as Mitt Romney did when he made his remarks about President Obama winning the election because he gave "gifts" to Read more...
News reports from a variety of places -- and my own personal report-backs from participants at yesterday’s progressive organization leaders meeting at the White House -- indicate that the President is signaling loudly that he will stand strong Read more...
Honestly, I can't remember a time where one candidate managed to offend so many people in such a short time. Mitt Romney acknowledged in his fundraiser tape that the Hispanic vote is key not only to his election, but also to the survival of Read more...
I have a bit in common with Lauren Gray, a young woman from Trenton, Missouri, who immigrated from Great Britain with her parents when she was four who now faces becoming an illegal overstayer because of a glitch in US immigration policy. Read more...