Immigration

  • House Republicans move toward lawsuit against Obama’s immigration orders

    House Republicans are moving toward authorizing a potential lawsuit against President Barack Obama on immigration. House Speaker John Boehner announced the plans this week in a closed-door meeting with lawmakers, telling them GOP leaders are finalizing a legal plan with the best chance of blocking Obama's moves, according to a person in the room. Options include joining a lawsuit already filed by .... Read More
  • House votes to undo Obama immigration policies

    The Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted on Jan. 14 to overturn President Barack Obama’s key immigration policies, approving legislation that would eliminate new deportation protections for millions and expose hundreds of thousands of younger immigrants to expulsion. The 236-191 vote came on a broad bill that would provide nearly $40 billion to finance the Homeland Security Depar.... Read More