Jeb Bush at the 2012 Lincoln Center Institute Gala
Jeb Bush Calls Illegal Immigration An "Act of Love"
By Latina Staff | 04/07/2014 - 10:13

Jeb Bush, the former governor of Florida, said something surprising about illegal immigration on Sunday.

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George Lopez Says Latinos Aren't "The Poster People of Illegal Immigration
George Lopez Says Latinos Aren't "The Poster People of Illegal Immigration"
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 03/27/2014 - 10:31

George Lopez may be our resident jokester, but when it comes to talks of immigration reform, he takes it muy seriously!

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More States Grant In-State Tuition To Undocumented Immigrants
More States Grant In-State Tuition to Undocumented Immigrants
By Cristina Arreola | 02/04/2014 - 14:30

For many young undocumented immigrants, college is a pipe dream -- not because they lack the grades or the ambitions, but because they can’t afford the cost of paying out-of-state tuition. 

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New York Politicians Push To Grant Driver's Licenses To Undocumented Immigrants
By Cristina Arreola | 12/17/2013 - 14:55

Several New York politicians are pushing to allow undocumented immigrants to legally apply for driver’s licenses. 

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Zuckerberg: Immigration is one of the Biggest Civil Rights Issues of Our Time
Zuckerberg: Immigration is one of the "Biggest Civil Rights Issues of Our Time"
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/25/2013 - 10:09

Mark Zuckerberg is a huge advocate for immigration reform, and during an interview with ABC's This Week, the Facebook founder criticized the United States' current immigration system.

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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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Man Being Arrested by Police
Crime Down Among First-Generation Immigrants, Rises With Second-Generation
By Cristina Arreola | 10/22/2013 - 11:04

A new study reveals that second-generation Americans and native-born citizens are much more likely to commit a crime than first-generation immigrants. 

According to the Pew Research Center, second-generation immigrants are “catching up” to the native-born population when it comes to committing crimes.

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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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