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Posted byon August 1, 2013 at 9:30 AM EDT
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 7:04 PM EDT
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 4:18 PM EDT
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 3:13 PM EDT
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 11:19 AM EDT
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 2:11 PM EDT
The White House releases a new reporting showing how immigration reform would benefit the agriculture sector and rural communities
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 9:01 AM EDT
Vice President Biden met with law enforcement leaders from across the country to discuss the impact that our broken immigration system is having on local communities.
Posted byon July 23, 2013 at 5:45 PM EDT
Elected officials support comprehensive immigration reform. Here's what they're saying about it.
Posted byon July 18, 2013 at 12:30 PM EDT
The White House invites four local Spanish-language television anchors to participate in the “Live from the White House” series, or in this case “En Vivo desde la Casa Blanca.”
Posted byon July 16, 2013 at 11:46 AM EDT
Last month, President Obama praised the Senate for passing commonsense immigration reform through a bipartisan bill that is the best opportunity we’ve had in years to fix the Nation's broken immigration system. If it were signed into law, this bill would benefit the U.S. economy, foster innovation, and encourage more job creation, as summarized in a recent White House report and animated video.