Republicans vote against immigration law proposed by Obama

Republican members of the House of Representatives voted against the immigration law of President Barack Obama, proposed in November, Fox News reported. With 218 votes in favor and 209 against, the Republicans managed to pass another amendment that slows the Obama plan, known as...

Israel tightens laws against illegal immigrants

The Israeli government approved on Sunday a new draft law against illegal immigrants after the Supreme Court overturned a previous more repressive legislation, said the Ministry of Interior. The new text, to be submitted in Parliament for a vote, foresees that illegal immigrants...

Vice President Biden ensures that Obama will comply with immigration

The US Vice President Joseph Biden, promised this September 22 that the Barack Obama Administration will act on immigration this year, in the event of not reaching an agreement with Republicans. In recent weeks the Hispanic community in the United States h...

The New York Times criticizes U.S. immigration policy

The New York Times criticized the immigration policy of U.S. President Barack Obama, and called the White House to end the mass deportations of undocumented immigrants. For the media is “frustrating” to see how the “promises” of Obama on immigration are...
Immigrants await a favorable reform

The United States recognizes the role of immigrants in military forces

To celebrate Veterans Day, officials from the White House and President Barack Obama highlighted the participation of immigrants in the U.S. Army and encouraged the early adoption of an immigration reform. In May of 2013 more than 30.000 legal permanent residents were serving in...

Minnesota’s Archbishop joins the migrants cause

Rev. John Nienstedt ask for a reform of  the federal immigration laws that involve a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants living in the country, arguing that every immigrant is a person and each has “fundamental and inalienable rights that must be respected....

Activists arrested after expressing pro immigration reform

A nun, a teacher and eight young activists were arrested yesterday in downtown Manhattan to block a street during a protest in favor of immigration reform. The protesters, located in front of the immigration offices, were taken to a police station and later received citations...

Obama puts pressure to The Congress to pass immigration reform

Yesterday, U.S. President urged the Congress to act quickly and approve a reform to modernize the immigration system and strengthen the economy. Obama stressed that the amendment approved by the Senate last month will help the economic growth, strengthen the Social Security...
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