By Sean Lengell | 01/29/14 06:50 PM
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said House Speaker John Boehner has assured her Republicans are working on immigration reform principles that Democrats can support, a move she called a "good-faith effort." "I'm assured by the speaker that they will be good and that [they will be] acceptable...
By Paul Bedard | 01/29/14 05:21 PM
President Obama's 43-point State of the Union speech and second term agenda laid out to Congress on Tuesday will cost taxpayers nearly $40 billion more annually if fully implemented with over half -- $20.2 billion -- just to reform immigration, according to the National Taxpayers Union...
01/29/14 05:04 PM
The House minority leader is hoping this week's GOP retreat will result in productive talks about immigration reform.
By Michael Barone | 01/29/14 04:34 PM
Who suffered the greatest loss in housing wealth when the housing market collapsed? If you disaggregate the population by Census categories, the answer is Hispanics.
By John Stossel | 01/29/14 10:33 AM
President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday wasn't what I wanted to hear. This is what the president should have said.
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/28/14 09:45 PM
President Obama pressed Congress to “get immigration reform done this year” in his State of the Union address, saying it was essential to growing the nation's economy. “If we are serious about economic growth, it is time to heed the call of business leaders, labor leaders, faith leaders,...
By David M. Drucker | 01/28/14 05:07 PM
Sen. Kelly Ayotte is spearheading an effort to restore cuts to military retiree pensions, this time as a proposal that is paid for by cracking down on tax credits for illegal immigrants. The New Hampshire Republican, with Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., would restore...
By Washington Examiner staff reports | 01/28/14 03:24 PM
Washington Examiner Chief Political Correspondent Byron York discusses illegal immigration in the Washington Examiner podcast.
By Byron York | 01/27/14 07:45 PM
Just a few weeks ago, a State of the Union call for immigration reform would have seemed an exercise in futility. But now, President Obama, who Tuesday night will urge the House to pass new legislation, might have at least an outside chance of getting what he wants. Immigration reform is back....
By Byron York | 01/27/14 06:20 AM
In the House of Representatives, immigration reform is not only not dead, it's actually the subject of a lot of working and talking as Republicans prepare for their annual retreat this weekend. That much has been clear at least since Speaker John Boehner announced the GOP will come up with a...
By James Jay Carafano | 01/26/14 06:42 PM
Last year, when the "Gang of Eight" immigration bill headed to the Senate floor, Jeff Sessions filed no less than 15 amendments. It was pretty clear the junior senator from Alabama was out to kill the bill. In person Sessions doesn't look like the bill-slayer type. Polite and affable, he comes...
By Zack Colman | 01/26/14 11:20 AM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said that President Obama's pledge to use his "pen and phone" to push policy as Congress remains gridlocked "sounds vaguely like a threat. Obama is expected to outline some of the ways he can use executive authority to advance some of his agenda in his Tuesday State of...
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/26/14 10:56 AM
White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer said President Obama would welcome GOP proposals on immigration reform, saying he “he doesn't want an issue, he wants a solution.” But he also refused to say if the president would accept legislation which offered illegal immigrants legal status but...
By Brian Hughes | 01/24/14 11:37 AM
Seeking a fresh start after five years in office, President Obama hopes to use his biggest speech of 2014 to put the worst stretch of his presidency behind him.
By Associated Press | 01/24/14 09:02 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Federal authorities will limit the use of shackles on immigrants who appear before immigration judges under a settlement of a class-action lawsuit approved Thursday.
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