Etiqueta: HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

One Primary Does Not Outweigh Millions of Americans

Peter King had some words this week in reaction to Eric Cantor’s primary loss on Tuesday. Speaking with Washington Post columnist Greg Sargent, King...

Bishop: Immigration Reform May Proceed Despite Cantor Loss

While noting that the future of immigration reform is unclear, Long Island Congressman Tim Bishop noted last night that the surprise loss of Eric...

Cantor Primary Loss Does Not Change the Urgency of Immigration Reform

There has been much discussion of what last night’s election results in VA-07 mean for immigration reform. Last night changes nothing when it comes...

Advocates Call on Obama to Halt Deportations

As part of a National Day of Action, members of Long Island’s advocate community held a press conference across from Ross Memorial Park in...

Rep. Steve King Anti-Immigrant Amendment Passes House

House Republicans have finally brought an immigration reform vote to the floor. In its one and only vote on immigration this year, what they...

A Visual History of Republican Inaction

House Democrats announced a new tool to hold House Republicans accountable for their refusal to take action on comprehensive immigration reform. “No more excuses. No...

No Time to Delay Deportation Review

President Barack Obama has delayed a review of deportation policies until August in hopes that Congress will approve a legislative overhaul of immigration laws,...

Democrats Name Aug. 1 Deadline for House Immigration Bill

Democrats, led by Sen. Charles Schumer of N.Y., have given House Republicans a deadline to pass immigration reform: Aug. 1. If Congress does not...

When Environmental Author Farley Mowat Was Banned from the U.S.

Farley Mowat, the great writer of books on the environment, passed away on Tuesday. He was best known for literary works like the classic...

Thank You, Rep. Peter King!

Thank You, Rep. Peter King! On Wednesday, House GOP lawmaker Peter King (R-N.Y.) followed through on a promise made to the Long Island community to...

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