America Ferrera at Six by Sondheim
America Ferrera Protests For Immigration Reform At UT Austin
By Cristina Arreola | 11/22/2013 - 09:36

America Ferrera is using her fame to draw attention to immigration reform at the University of Texas, after an anti-immigrant "game" drew national attention to the university.

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Cubans Entering US at Mexican Border
Soaring Number Of Cubans Are Entering The United States Through Mexican Border
By Fox News Latino | 10/30/2013 - 13:34

The easing by the Cuban government of restrictions on traveling abroad has led to a rise in the number of Cubans who try to enter the United States through the Mexican border, the Miami Herald reports.

Undocumented Cubans stopped at the U.S.-Mexican border totaled 2,300 from January through August, more than double the 994 in the same time frame last year, the newspaper says, citing Mexican government figures.

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FNL Obama steps up on immigration
Obama Steps Up Pressure On House To Pass Immigration Reform Bill This Year
By Fox News Latino | 10/25/2013 - 12:10

With few legislative days remaining this year, President Barack Obama called on Congress on Thursday to pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill by December.

Obama said the partial government shutdown, which was commanding Congress’ attention, was over, and that there was no excuse for delaying action on an issue which has been debated for years.

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to Bring Together Internet CEOs and DREAMers
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to Bring Together Internet CEOs and DREAMers
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/22/2013 - 13:59

Facebook's founder Mark Zuckerberg has launched an initiative to help the group of undocumented youth known as DREAMers.

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Barack Obama Meets with House Democratic Leaders
After Shutdown Crisis, Obama Says He Will Push Immigration Reform
By Fox News Latino | 10/16/2013 - 15:34

President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that stalled immigration reform would be a top priority once the fiscal crisis has been resolved.

"Once that's done, you know, the day after, I'm going to be pushing to say, call a vote on immigration reform," he told the Los Angeles affiliate of Spanish-language television network Univision.

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Anti-Immigration Activists Chain Themselves Outside Detention Center
Protestors Chain Themselves Outside Arizona Detention Center
By Cristina Arreola | 10/16/2013 - 14:43

Frustrated by the lack of progress in Congress on immigration reform, protestors have resorted to drastic new tactics to prevent deportations.

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Rally in support of immigration reform in Washington DC
Thousands Rally for Immigration Reform, 8 Members of Congress Arrested
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/09/2013 - 12:03

Waving flags and chanting, "Si se puede," thousands gathered at Washington D.C.'s National Mall on Tuesday to rally for immigration reform.

According to Fox News Latino, demonstrators came together to demand that Congress finally take action to overhaul the United States' immigration system, and offer a pathway to citizenship for the millions of undocumented immigrants living in the country.

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New Loan Program Helps Undocumented Immigrants
New Loan Program Helps Undocumented Immigrants
By Cristina Arreola | 10/08/2013 - 14:17

Alejandra Salas was born in Mexico, but moved to the United States when she was just one year old. Although not technically a citizen, she grew up thinking she was an American.

That is, until she tried to get a part-time job as a teenager. 

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ICE Targeting Non-Violent Immigrants
ICE Targeting Non-Violent Undocumented Immigrants
By Cristina Arreola | 10/03/2013 - 15:03

A shocking new report reveals that only 10 percent of ICE detainers met the agency’s goal of targeting individuals who pose a serious threat to public safety or national security. 

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Uproar Over GOP Hispanic Heritage Month Video
Uproar Over GOP Hispanic Heritage Month Video
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/19/2013 - 10:08

A handful of House Republicans came together to create a video in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, but the feedback hasn't exactly been positive.

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