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Do You Believe in Higher Education Access for All?

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U.S. Immigration Case Could Set Limits On Presidential Power

It is a known fact that the U.S. Supreme Court challenge to President Barack Obama's immigration policies will have an impact far beyond determining whether millions of undocumented immigrants can or will remain in the country. The "centerpiece" case has the potential to constrain the power of ...

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Despite The Rhetoric, Illegal Immigration Is Actually Declining

Though there is still lots of movement across the U.S.-Mexico border—and Mexican immigrants still account for the most significant new wave of immigration since the 1960s—illegal immigration, unlike previously thought, is not on the rise.

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U.S. Starts Off New Year With Planned Immigration Raids

Over New Year's Eve weekend, federal immigration authorities apprehended 121 adults and children in a new series of raids as part of a nationwide operation to deport a new wave of illegal immigrants. The families taken into custody by ICE agents were from Georgia, Texas and North Carolina, and are ...

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State of the (Millennial) Union

“…For my final address to this chamber, I don’t want to just talk about the next year,” President Obama said Tuesday night, in his final State of the Union address. “I want to focus on the next five years, ten years, and beyond. I want to talk about the future.” ...

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Generation Progress Celebrates Another Year Of Progress: Our Top 10 Moments Of 2015

2015 was a big year for Generation Progress. We’re so proud of all the work we accomplished alongside of networks of young people and can’t wait to get to work in 2016.

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Number Of Unaccompanied Children At Border Increases

Nearly 5,000 unaccompanied immigrant children were caught illegally crossing the U.S. border with Mexico in October, almost double the number from October 2014.

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Will We Ever Get To Immigration Reform?

Why should we care about the state of immigration?

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Texas Seeks Delay In Obama Immigration Case At Supreme Court

Texas' attorney general recently asked the Supreme Court for a 30-day extension to file a reply brief to answer the Obama administration's immigration appeal.

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Rising Sea Levels Destroy Countries; Congress And Obama Administration Look Into Changing Visa Policies

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Amidst Paris Attacks, Millennial Views On Immigration And Refugees Diverge From Other Generations

Last week's deadly Paris attacks, which left 129 people dead, have once again cast a new shadow on America's long-running debate over immigration and national security.

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Federal Court Of Appeals Rules Against Obama Immigration Plan

A federal appeals court ruled this week that President Obama could not move forward with his plans to overhaul immigration rules by providing up to five million people with work permits and protection from deportation.

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Controversy Over “Sanctuary Cities” Continues In North Carolina

North Carolina lawmakers have been attempting to pass a bill that would prohibit "sanctuary cities" in the state, creating a climate where undocumented North Carolinians risk deportation for not carrying proper state identification.

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