Young Hispanic immigrants visit Capitol to demand legalization and end to deportations

Young Hispanic immigrants visit Capitol to demand legalization and end to deportations

February 4, 2014

By Pamela Constable, Washington Post Emboldened by revived prospects for immigration reform in Congress, a group of about 100 young immigrants from several states — including some legalized by President Obama’s […]

Why Does The Average Of Every Congress Member Look So White?

January 30, 2014

By Eric Brown, International Business Times For decades, the United States has been an increasingly diverse country. Women and minorities have more power than ever in American business, politics and entertainment. […]

Mr. Castro Goes to Washington

January 24, 2014

By Joaquin Castro, Texas Monthly One year ago I was sworn in as a United States congressman. Representing Texas’s Twentieth District, I was the successor to a South Texas legacy […]

Boehner drafting GOP principles on immigration overhaul

January 13, 2014

By Brian Bennett and Lisa Mascaro, Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON — Seeking to make an overhaul of immigration laws a priority, House Speaker John A. Boehner vowed Wednesday that he […]

A last push is on to pass immigration reform this year

November 18, 2013

By Jason Margolis, PRI After more than a decade, the finish line for an immigration reform bill is enticingly close. A comprehensive bill got through the Senate last summer, and a Democrat-backed […]

Simon Rosenberg: “Immigration Reform Is Very Much Alive”

July 26, 2013

By Simon Rosenberg, Latinovations Contrary to recent news accounts, we are closer to passing a meaningful immigration reform bill than at any point since John McCain and Ted Kennedy introduced […]

Latino members of Congress denounce King on House floor for “demonizing immigrants”

July 25, 2013

By Liliana Llamas, NBCLatino Following remarks made by Iowa Republican congressman Steve King about DREAMers, members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus took to the House floor on Wednesday to denounce his “ignorant” comments, […]