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Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 8:30 PM EDT
Independent analysts underscore that commonsense immigration reform is good for the budget, good for the solvency of Social Security, and good for economic growth.
Alan B. Krueger is the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 9:07 AM EDT
May Chen shares the story of her immigration to America.
Posted byon June 14, 2013 at 3:27 PM EDT
Today, there are many young immigrants who were brought here by parents seeking a better life. These promising young people grew up here and call this country home. They deserve an opportunity and so do their parents.
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 9:38 AM EDT
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 8:30 AM EDT
The United States is a nation of immigrants. And the White House, like nearly every other American office, is full of staffers whose stories started in countries all over the world.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 5:32 PM EDT
Cecilia Muñoz sends a message to the White House email list, asking people to share their American stories.
Business Leaders, Law Enforcement Officers, Elected Officials and Others Agree: We Need Comprehensive Immigration ReformPosted byon June 11, 2013 at 4:15 PM EDT
The bipartisan, commonsense immigration reform bill being considered by the Senate is the best chance we’ve had in years to fix our broken immigration system – in large part because of the diverse and unusual coalition of stakeholders that have come together to support it.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 2:30 PM EDT
A broad, bipartisan and diverse coalition of business, labor, religious and faith leaders as well as law enforcement and other key stateholders join President Obama in calling on the Senate to pass bipartisan, commonsense immigration reform legislation.
Posted byon June 8, 2013 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama says that the United States Senate will soon take action to fix our broken immigration system with a commonsense bill, and urges lawmakers to act quickly to pass this bill so that we can continue to live up to our traditions as a nation of laws, and also a nation of immigrants.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 2:05 PM EDT
The House of Representatives sent the wrong message with a Republican amendment stripping protections from Dreamers, who stories are perfect examples of why we need a comprehensive solution for our broken immigration system.