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Here's what media gets wrong about Latinos

Here's what media gets wrong about Latinos

03/17/15 10:03AM

A new study by Media Matters shows that Latinos are only included in discussions on TV regarding one issue: immigration. But the truth is, immigration isn't the top issue for most Latinos in the U.S. How can we change the narrative and create more... watch

Reform moving forward despite courts: Obama

Reform moving forward despite courts: Obama

02/25/15 08:19PM

President Barack Obama explains that resistance to immigration reform by Republicans and sympathetic judges was not unexpected, and while legal battles take place, elements of reform within his executive powers can still move forward. watch

Real reform requires Congress to pass a law

Real reform requires Congress to pass a law

02/25/15 08:16PM

President Barack Obama explains that while his administration is trying to do what it can not to prioritize deportations that split immigrant families, ultimately his executive actions are only temporary and Congress needs to pass immigration legislation. watch

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What you need to know ahead of Obama's town hall

02/25/15 06:51AM

When President Obama speaks directly to the Latino community at a town hall event in Miami Wednesday, it will be exactly one week after the first phase of his immigration actions were supposed to kick in. But instead of taking a victory lap, Obama will be forced to address the legal setbacks that have put his actions on hold and reassure a... read more

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on Feb. 24, 2015.

Republicans wave white flag to avert DHS shutdown

02/24/15 06:15PM

With just more than three days left until funding for the Department of Homeland Security is slated to run out, the Senate’s top Republican leader said he is willing to give up on his party’s efforts to sink President Obama’s immigration actions in order to avoid an agency shutdown. ... read more

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