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Obama’s immigration plan on hold

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President Barack Obama’s executive order to defer deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants hit a setback Tuesday when a federal appeals court denied a request for the plan to take effect. Continue reading

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Deportation relief in limbo for millions after Texas judge’s ruling

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An executive action by President Obama that was set to stop deportation procedures for five million people came to a halt this week after a federal judge in Texas blocked the president’s order. Continue reading

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Undocumented students face unique challenges

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Schools around the country are grappling with how to provide care and education to the over 60,000 unaccompanied minors who entered the U.S. illegally from Central America in 2014. Continue reading

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“We should be deporting felons, and not families” – an immigrant student speaks out

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“How would you feel if you had the right to stay in the United States, but your parents didn’t?” Continue reading

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Immigrants react to Obama’s executive action

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Many immigration advocates spoke out in support of the action, which they said recognizes the value of their hard work. Continue reading

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