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Do You Believe in Higher Education Access for All?

Sign our petition to demand equal access to higher education for undocumented students.

VOICES

Scott Walker’s Stance On Immigration Reform Remains Unclear

The governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker, told supporters at a private dinner in New Hampshire last week that he supported allowing undocumented immigrants a path to citizenship. This contrasts with his previous statements that focused on no amnesty for undocumented immigrants.

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Gov. Jindal Makes Harsh Statement Against Muslim Immigrants

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has commonly been criticized for expressing his conservative viewpoint on certain issues. Most recently, Jindal has spoken out about barring immigrants of the Muslim faith from the U.S. if they indicate a belief in "radical Islam."

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States Must Expand Higher-Education Opportunities For Undocumented Students

As the national debate over the president’s plan to expand deferred action for close to 5 million people plays out in the courts, state legislators are proposing legislation regarding undocumented immigrants’ access to higher education.

VOICES

Immigration Action Block Remains In Place, According To U.S. District Judge Ruling

Despite the administration's request, U.S District Judge Hanen keeps his block on President Obama's immigration actions in place.

VOICES

Immigration Courts Nationwide In Flux

While Congress continues to debate about the future of President Obama's immigration policies, immigration courts around the country are currently struggling with delays due to the influx of migrants from Central America last summer.

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Clean DHS Funding Bill Will Go To House Of Representatives; D.C. Legalizes Marijuana; 31 Cookies Waiting For You To Make

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New York Schools Work To Remove Illegal Obstacles For Immigrant Children

After a broad investigation led by the New York State Attorney General's office, a handful of New York schools will now be required to reform policies that created illegal enrollment obstacles for undocumented children.

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Trust In Government Is Decreasing; GOP Tries Something New To Block Immigration Action; Alleged Sexual Assault Copies “Fifty Shades”

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DOJ Weighs Legal Options For Immigration Action After Executive Order Delayed By Circuit Court

The Obama administration is seeking a stay of a temporary delay to the president's deferred action programs, delivered by U.S. District Court Judge Andrew Hanen last week.

VOICES

Colorado Pulls Funding On Program That Provided Non-Citizens With Drivers Licenses

A Colorado state program that allows undocumented immigrants to acquire a drivers license is now being stripped of the funding it needs to operate.

VOICES

Americans Support Recent Immigration Policies—But Not When Obama’s Name Is Attached To Them

A new survey shows that roughly 76 percent of Americans support President Obama's recent immigration executive actions.

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President Obama Talks Immigration With DREAMers In The Oval Office

President Obama met with six DREAMers in the Oval Office last week to renew his promise and commitment to immigration reform.

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