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U.S. House Opens First Immigration Hearing

The nation’s immigration system is “in desperate need of repair,” said Bob Goodlatte, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

Michigan To Issue Driver’s Licenses To Immigrants

Michigan’s secretary of state reversed course Friday and said her agency will issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children, changing her mind after the Obama administration clarified the issue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

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ICE Arrests 97 During 4-Day Operation In Michigan

Of the 97 arrested, 60 had prior convictions for crimes such as: sex with a minor, assault, illegal firearm possession, drug possession and theft.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2013

Rally by the Alliance for Immigrant's Rights and Reforms Michigan outside St. Gabriel Catholic Church in 
Southwest Detroit. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Groups Join Forces In Detroit To Demand Immigration Reform

Groups that make-up the Alliance for Immigrants Rights and Reform Michigan rallied outside a Southwest Detroit church calling for reform in U.S. immigration laws.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013

Young Michigan Immigrants Sue To Get Right To Drive

Michigan “should let them drive so we don’t drive them away” to other states, attorney Miriam Aukerman said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

State Representative Rashida Tlaib rallies with community members, parents, and the principal at Cesar Chavez Academy. (credit: Alliance for Immigrants Rights & Reform - Michigan)

Advocates Cry Foul Over Immigrant Arrests Near Detroit Schools

Did agents overstep their bounds when they tried to pick up alleged illegal immigrants Tuesday afternoon outside of two Detroit schools?

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2012

Gabriela Saucedo Mercer (Credit: SaucedoMercer.com)

Opinion: AZ Republican: We Don’t Want Middle Easterners Here

Republican efforts to promote hatred across racial and religious lines are heating up this electoral season. They have found a new warrior to promote the cause in Arizona, Gabriela Saucedo Mercer. Mercer has questioned whether Middle Easterners should be in the US “either legally or illegally”.

08/29/2012

Bolivian Diego Mariaca(R) and his brother Gustavo Mariaca(L) fill out paperwork under the 'Dream Act' (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American Dream

Yesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.

08/16/2012

An Obamacare supporter at the Supreme Court (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Gets Another Big Win From The Supreme Court

President Obama won big this week with the Supreme Court decisions on Obamacare and immigration. While Mitt Romney and the Tea Party couldn’t have had a worse week.

06/28/2012

Border Patrol (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Has Last Word With The Supreme Court On Immigration

After the Supreme Court decision on the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, the Obama administration announced that it is revoking agreements with Arizona police over the enforcement of federal immigration laws.

06/27/2012

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