Eric Cantor Says DREAMers Shouldn't Be "Kids Without a Country"
WATCH: Eric Cantor Says DREAMers Shouldn't Be "Kids Without a Country"
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/01/2013 - 15:23

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor made a plea for children of undocumented immigrants to gain citizenship on Saturday while being interviewed at the Aspen Ideas Festival.

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Focus Now On House to Pass Immigration Reform
Attention Shifts to House After Senate Passes Immigration Bill
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/28/2013 - 19:25

Now that the immigration reform bill has passed in the Senate, the focus is now on the House to keep the bill going.

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Breaking News: Immigration Overhaul Passes in Senate
Breaking News: Immigration Reform Passes in Senate
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/27/2013 - 16:42

The moment has finally arrived. Today the Senate approved the most significant immigration overhaul - the bill drafted by the "Gang of Eight" to offer undocumented immigrants a ton of opportunity.

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Senator Marco Rubio
Marco Rubio Takes on Immigration and Conservative Criticism
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/27/2013 - 11:10

Sen. Marco Rubio, the conservative who has been pushing for immigration reform, took the Senate floor on Wednesday to defend his "Gang of Eight" immigration bill from critics that feel he's betrayed them.

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Senator Marco Rubio
Marco Rubio Called Sellout On Immigration Reform By Tea Party Conservatives
By Fox News Latino | 06/21/2013 - 12:54

He burst onto the national stage as the “Tea Party Darling” du jour.

It was nothing short of a stellar national entrance for Marco Rubio, the Republican senator from Florida.

But now, Tea Party members are among the Florida lawmaker’s most passionate, most resentful critics. Many have completely turned on Rubio, feeling betrayed by his push for immigration reform.

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Lawmakers See Breakthrough On Senate Immigration Bill
Lawmakers See Breakthrough With Senate Immigration Bill
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/20/2013 - 13:45

The first major compromise on the immigration bill currently being debated by the Senate has been reached.

Fox News Latino reports that the tentative agreement would stiffen the bill's border security requirements without delaying legalization for those living in the country unlawfully.

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Time is Now Immigration Rally in Washington, DC
Could Immigration Reform Decrease the Federal Deficit?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/19/2013 - 17:57

Word on the street (or rather word from financial analysts) is changes to immigration law could cut billions from the federal deficit over the next two decades.

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Rosie Perez in Fedoras for Families video
WATCH: Stars Unite for New Immigration Reform Campaign
By Kamren Curiel | 05/31/2013 - 14:51

Julianne Moore, Rosie Perez, John Leguizamo, and Christy Turlington Burns are among a new wave of stars standing up for immigration reform by rocking fedoras and voicing their own immigrant stories.

Famed fashion photographer Albert Watson shot the celebrities for a campaign by We Belong Together, which empowers women to support immigration reform and keep families together, called Fedoras For Fairness.

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Female Doctor at Hospital
Study Says Immigrants Put Billions Into Medicare
By Kamren Curiel | 05/31/2013 - 13:33

When the topic of immigration reform and health care comes up, immigrants are oftentimes expected to be a drain on federal programs. But a new study published Wednesday in the journal Health Affairs is debunking that myth.

Conducted by Harvard University, the study revealed immigrants contributed $115 billion more to Medicare than they drew out between 2002 and 2009.

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What Does It Mean to be an LGBT Latino in 2013?
What Does It Mean to be an LGBT Latino in 2013?
By Caroline Murray | 05/31/2013 - 10:16

On any given week this year—minus a public scandal or two—immigration reform and same-sex marriage will take turns as the hottest political topic in America. While many Americans sit back and watch these two movements take their course, there’s one group that will fight both battles tirelessly: the LGBT Latino community.

With an abundance of challenges that come with being an LGBT Latino, some wonder how this community will prioritize their battle. In other words, which is more pressing: gay rights or immigration rights?

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