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Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 7:30 AM EST
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 4:32 PM EST
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 3:15 PM EST
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 1:30 PM EST
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 5:00 AM EST
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 1:05 PM EST
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.
Posted byon June 1, 2013 at 5:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, President Obama says that the economy is moving in the right direction, but there is still more work to do.
Posted byon May 29, 2013 at 9:40 AM EST
President Obama delivers remarks before over 200 members of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community at a White House celebration of AAPI Heritage Month.
Posted byon May 21, 2013 at 5:53 PM EST
Posted byon May 21, 2013 at 4:41 PM EST
The President and the Vice President hosted a meeting today in the Oval Office with young immigrants, also known as DREAMers, as well as with the siblings and spouses of undocumented immigrants, to hear directly from people whose families are affected daily by our nation’s broken immigration system.