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Month: March 2016

Congressional power highlighted in immigration fight

In a Supreme Court brief that was filed yesterday, Texas and the 25 other states trying to prevent the executive action on immigration reform taken by President Barack Obama in the November of 2014 from being implemented, argued that the President and his administration deliberately flouted Congress. The brief, which ran to 77 pages, is …

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Trump leads California as Republican Party fractures

There are less than three months before the California Republican primary and controversial Presidential candidate nominee Donald Trump is riding the waves of voter rebellion with people who are fed up with illegal immigration and fear for the country’s future. This is according to a new poll from USC Dornsife and the Los Angeles Times. …

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Texas Congressmen want favored Cuban immigration repealed

Two Congressmen in Texas have introduced legislation to repeal the preferential law that allows Cubans to become permanent residents of the United States if they so much as set foot in the country. Republican Representative Blake Farenthold and Democratic Representative Henry Cuellar said yesterday that the amount of Cubans that have entered the state over …

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Texas anti-sanctuary effort complicated by Obama immigration change

The decision in 2014 by the Obama administration to move to a less aggressive method of working with local jails in regard to immigration enforcement has left lawmakers in Texas who want to put an end to sanctuary cities in something of a dilemma. On Tuesday, a state senate committee hearing charged with studying issues …

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