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G.O.P. Promises to Swiftly Counter Obama’s Immigration Moves

G.O.P. Promises to Swiftly Counter Obama’s Immigration Moves | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Ahead of President Obama’s speech tonight, Republicans accused him of an abuse of power and promised a legislative fight when they take full control of Congress next year.
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Deportation Reprieve May Exclude Parents of Young Immigrants

Deportation Reprieve May Exclude Parents of Young Immigrants | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Parents of youths already granted a reprieve under a deferred action program could be excluded from the executive order planned by President Obama.
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Why Supporting Citizenship is Good for Business

Why Supporting Citizenship is Good for Business | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Barbara Kamm is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
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The U.S. Opens Its Doors, But Its Citizenry Welcomes Us In

The U.S. Opens Its Doors, But Its Citizenry Welcomes Us In | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Teresita Wisell is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
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Honoring the Contributions of Immigrants Serving in the Military

Honoring the Contributions of Immigrants Serving in the Military | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama listens as Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, Department of Homeland Security administers the Oath of Allegiance during a naturalization ceremony in the East Room of the White House, July 4, 2014.
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John Boehner Strikes Combative Tone - Wall Street Journal

John Boehner Strikes Combative Tone - Wall Street Journal | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) struck a combative tone in his first postelection comments, vowing the House would again vote to repeal the federal health-care law and warning the White House from “poisoning the well” on immigration.
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Boehner warns Obama will 'burn himself' with exec action on immigration - Fox News

Boehner warns Obama will 'burn himself' with exec action on immigration - Fox News | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
House Speaker John Boehner issued a stern warning to President Obama not to pursue unilateral action on immigration, telling the president on Thursday he's going to burn himself and poison the well if he goes down that path.
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The new GOP Senate is already fighting with itself over immigration

The new GOP Senate is already fighting with itself over immigration | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
During the lame duck, it's going to be Ted Cruz vs. Mitch McConnell.
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On Immigration, Nobody Is Winning - Newsweek

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Cory Gardner, a Republican who had opposed comprehensive immigration reform and the Dream Act but was able to tack to the center on the issue once he began running for statewide office.
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No Surrender on Immigration - Politico

No Surrender on Immigration - Politico | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
On Election Day, Americans roared in protest against the President’s open-borders extremism. They rallied behind candidates who will defend the rule of law and put the needs of American workers and families first.
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Immigration Reform In 2015? We Could Use The Money

Immigration Reform In 2015? We Could Use The Money | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, R-Utah, has suggested that the next Congress combine elements of immigration reform with business tax reform in a single package. Congress is desperate for sources of funds to pay for rate reduction and immigration reform legislation could help.
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Supreme Court orders stay in Arizona's no-bail law for immigrants

Supreme Court orders stay in Arizona's no-bail law for immigrants | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
The Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery argued the Appeals Court ruling would cause "irreparable harm" by overwhelming county courts with bail hearings for undocumented suspects and releasing potentially dangerous criminals.
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On immigration, a tale of two presidents

On immigration, a tale of two presidents | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
When George W. Bush couldn't get an immigration overhaul though the Senate, he gave up. When Barack Obama couldn't get a bill through the House, he changed the rules.
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Obama’s Immigration Plan Could Shield Five Million

Obama’s Immigration Plan Could Shield Five Million | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
New details about the broad reach of the president’s planned executive action on immigration emerged as he prepared to speak to the nation in a prime-time address on Thursday night.
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Citizenship in the Workplace

Citizenship in the Workplace | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
David Huerta is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
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Somali Women’s Advancement in Ohio: "New Americans Initiative"

Somali Women’s Advancement in Ohio: "New Americans Initiative" | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Khadra Mohamed is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
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Helping Those Who Help Themselves

Helping Those Who Help Themselves | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Les Lak is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
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Tune In: The President Addresses the Nation on Immigration Reform

Tune In: The President Addresses the Nation on Immigration Reform | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
President Obama will address the nation to lay out the executive actions he’s taking to fix our immigration system.
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John Boehner on Barack Obama: Hes going to burn himself - Politico

John Boehner on Barack Obama: Hes going to burn himself - Politico | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Fresh off his party’s big win on Election Day, Speaker John Boehner took a hard line with President Barack Obama and Democrats on Thursday, vowing a vote on repealing Obamacare early in 2015 in a direct challenge to the president’s signature...
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Waiting for Republicans to Act on Immigration Is Pointless

Waiting for Republicans to Act on Immigration Is Pointless | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Obama has strong moral, political, and pragmatic reasons to issue an executive order now.
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Talking Past Each Other on Immigration Reform - CNBC

Talking Past Each Other on Immigration Reform - CNBC | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
Congress talks about immigration reform, but it's not clear that anybody even knows what it means, the Fiscal Times reports.
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Obama's Immigration Temptation - Wall Street Journal

Obama's Immigration Temptation - Wall Street Journal | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
His executive order would make durable reform harder to pass, the Wall Street Journal writes in an editorial.
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Obama Stays the Course on Immigration as Pressure Mounts

Obama Stays the Course on Immigration as Pressure Mounts | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
A decision could come in mid-December
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How Immigration Reform - Or Lack Thereof - Is Hurting Our Economic Competitiveness

How Immigration Reform - Or Lack Thereof - Is Hurting Our Economic Competitiveness | Grade 8 Immigration | Scoop.it
With Washington often appearing hopelessly gridlocked, there’s one issue critical to the nation’s economic health that both parties seem to agree on: the need to fix the nation's broken immigration system. In particular, the US needs to take advantage of the global high-skilled labor supply to meet demand as our [...]
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