Tag: HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Behind the Scenes: What Broke Barack Obama?

A new article in The Atlantic provides a behind-the-scenes look at President Barack Obama’s meeting last week with immigrant rights supporters. The June 30...

Behind the Scenes: What Broke Barack Obama?

A new article in The Atlantic provides a behind-the-scenes look at President Barack Obama’s meeting last week with immigrant rights supporters. The June 30...

The Dangers of Steve Scalise

The election of Kevin McCarthy to House Majority Leader last month brought a relative moderate to that important position. But McCarthy’s successor as House...

The Dangers of Steve Scalise

The election of Kevin McCarthy to House Majority Leader last month brought a relative moderate to that important position. But McCarthy’s successor as House...

Long Island Wins Responds to President Obama’s Announcements on Immigration

President Barack Obama announced yesterday he will bypass Congress and take executive action on immigration reform since the House leadership has failed the American...

A Eulogy for Bipartisan Legislation

Yesterday President Obama told Americans something that many of them already knew: Congressional immigration reform is dead for this year. The president gave a...

VIDEO: Immigration Activists Set Sights on November Elections

Immigrants and community members stood side by side on Saturday, June 28 to tell Congress that time has run out and that, come November,...

Clock Has Run Out for House and Immigration Reform

The House of Representatives has had its chance. There is no longer an opportunity for Congress to vote on immigration reform before the July...

Will New House Majority Leader McCarthy Help or Hurt Immigration Reform?

Eric Cantor’s resignation as House Majority Leader has led to promotions within the Republican Caucus. Today I wanted to look at Kevin McCarty, Cantor’s...

Comedian John Oliver Hilariously Destroys Anti-Immigration Arguments

In a world where Americans learn more about politics from faux pundits like Stephen Colbert than from actual news sources, it should come as...