Illegal Immigrants

TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 30: U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC which will conclude today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. Rubio Taking Steps To Run For President

Senator Marco Rubio is taking steps to run for president, according to one of his aides.

01/23/2015

Marco Rubio, United States Senator (Source: CBS4)

Florida’s Marco Rubio Says He Can Win Presidential Election

Sen. Marco Rubio isn’t afraid of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. Well, at least that is one way to interpret his comment on Wednesday, when he said he can win the next presidential election.

01/07/2015

Marco Rubio (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio’s New Book Highlights Immigration Debate

Illegal immigration has been a hot button issue and Marco Rubio hasn’t shied away from it. In his new book, the Republican senator said he is sympathetic to Americans who “feel as if we are being taken advantage of” by illegal immigrants.

01/07/2015

May 31, 2014: Citizenship workshop.  (Source: CBS4)

Attorneys Advise Immigrants To Seek Counsel Now

People living in this country illegally, who want to take advantage of the president’s move to temporarily lift the threat of deportation, are being urged to start getting their papers and documentation together now.

12/03/2014

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In-State Tuition Bill Moves Closer To Final Vote

Allowing illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates cleared what was expected to be a major hurdle in the Senate, with the Judiciary Committee giving overwhelming approval Tuesday to the election-year proposal that has divided Republicans.

04/01/2014

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FL House Passes In-State Tuition Bill

A lot of work was done in Tallahassee Thursday. Among the bills passed in the House was the one that would let qualified Florida students pay in-state college tuition rates even if they are in the country illegally.

03/20/2014

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Undocumented Immigrants Denied Law Licenses

The Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday the Florida Bar can’t admit immigrants who are in the country illegally.

CBS Miami–03/06/2014

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Man’s “Pedalling For 20 Million Dreams” Trip Begins Sunday

From South Florida to Washington D.C., a man hopes his bike ride will get a message to President Barack Obama to halt deportations.

03/01/2014

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Civic Groups, Educators Push For In-state Tuition

The issue of in-state tuition for all students in Florida, even those in the country illegally will be up for debate Saturday.

03/01/2014

(AP)

State’s High Court Takes Up Law Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

Should an illegal immigrant be able to practice law in Florida. That’s the issue before the state’s highest court in the case of Jose Godinez-Samperio who came to the U.S. from Mexico at age 9. He graduated from college, earned a law degree and passed the Florida Bar.

10/02/2012

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