DREAM Act

Senator Marco Rubio

Gang Of Eight Unveils Immigration Reform Details

The so-called “Gang of Eight” U.S. Senators, including Florida Senator Marco Rubio, finally took the wraps off the new bipartisan immigration reform plan Tuesday and revealed a complex, but achievable path to citizenship for immigrants who are in the United States illegally.

CBS Miami–04/17/2013

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Does Mitt Romney Have An October Surprise For The Debate?

Is Mitt Romney planning an October surprise of sorts for tonight? Has he been saving big policy announcements and details for the debate?

10/03/2012

Reyna Grubair (Source: WBFS)

Focus on South Florida: Dream Act

As school is getting ready to begin again, we take a look at the Dream Act and how it affects students working hard to stay in the U.S.

My TV 33–08/29/2012

Immigration

Feds Remove “Dreamers” Monitoring Bracelet

A South Florida woman who was on the brink of being kicked out of the U.S. because she and her parents were in the country illegally can thank the Obama administration for giving her a break.

08/21/2012

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

Immigration

Children Of Illegal Immigrants Can Now Apply To Stay In U.S.

The nightmare is officially over for “The Dreamers.” Beginning Wednesday children who were brought to the U.S. illegally by their parents can officially apply to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for a two year deferment from being deported.

CBS4–08/15/2012

Bobby Jindal (Source: CBS4)

CBS4 Exclusive: Jindal Knocks Obama For Immigration Action

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who is widely believed to be on Mitt Romney’s short list for running mates, said President Barack Obama made a mistake earlier this year when he offered protection to the children of illegal immigrants.

CBS4–07/29/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Nixonian Secret Plans

Mitt Romney has provided no details, not even a hint, of what his immigration plan is. Either this is a lousy sales job, which is bad, or he has no idea there’s a difference between running Bain Capital and running the nation, which is worse.

06/22/2012

A student's t-shirt for immigration reform (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Can’t Even Lead From Behind

The guy who passed health care reform in Massachusetts and vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act can’t take a policy position on Obama’s executive order on immigration enforcement?

06/19/2012

(Source; CBS/Pool) President Obama makes a point as he announces his new immigration policy for deporting children

Obama: New Deportation Rules For Kids “The Right Thing To Do”

The Obama Administration will stop deporting and begin granting work permits to younger undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children, but have not been in trouble with the law since, a move that will affech hundreds of thousands of people nationwide, and large numbers of children in South Florida.

CBS4–06/15/2012

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