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Posted byon August 13, 2013 at 12:25 PM EST
Today, Jason Berry the owner of Berry Farms in Vivaldia, Georgia joined a call with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to highlight the important economic benefits of immigration reform to the agricultural industry.
Posted byon August 12, 2013 at 3:50 PM EST
Back home in their districts and states this August recess, Members of Congress are hearing broad support for a vote on commonsense immigration reform.
Posted byon August 9, 2013 at 6:07 PM EST
President Obama answered questions from the White House Press Corps today from the East Room of the White House, specifically addressing NSA.
Posted byon August 8, 2013 at 9:09 AM EST
Across the United States, immigrants are starting and building successful businesses that create good American jobs and promote our country’s economic growth. These businesses form the fabric of our communities, and are part of our uniquely American heritage as a nation of immigrants and innovators.
Posted byon August 1, 2013 at 8:30 AM EST
In addition to giving a significant boost to our national economy, commonsense immigration reform will also generate important economic benefits in each state, from increasing workers’ wages and generating new tax revenue to strengthening the local industries that are the backbone of states’ economies.
Posted byon July 31, 2013 at 6:04 PM EST
Yesterday, I had the privilege of speaking at a naturalization ceremony for newly naturalized citizens of the United States of America.
Posted byon July 30, 2013 at 3:18 PM EST
Yesterday, the White House released a report describing the economic benefits of immigration reform in rural communities. Here's what the media is saying about the report.
Posted byon July 30, 2013 at 2:13 PM EST
Earlier this week, Education Secretary Arne Duncan met with a group of young people who are mounting an inspiring fight to overcome barriers and make this country stronger. They are called the DREAM Riders, and they are taking their vital message to the entire country.
Posted byon July 30, 2013 at 10:19 AM EST
Earlier this week, President Obama met with members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) at the White House to discuss a range of important issues facing the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities.
Posted byon July 29, 2013 at 1:11 PM EST
The White House releases a new reporting showing how immigration reform would benefit the agriculture sector and rural communities