Immigration Reform News: Actress Diane Guerrero Speaks Out Against Deportation …
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... should have to see their mother or father taken away from them or live in fear that they will someday disappear," said Cristina Jiménez, co-founder of United We Dream. "All of us need to stand up to stop the mass incarceration and deportation of ... [...]
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Duke Study Abroad: Former Blue Devils Making it in Europe
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The list of Duke Blue Devils that have made it in the NBA is a long one — so long, in fact, that you can make an entire 1st round mock draft of them and have spare guys for a second round. But not every Duke grad can make it to basketball's highest ... [...]
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Deadline approaching for study abroad trip
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The deadline to register for this study abroad trip is Feb. 18. Visit Frankfurt, Munich, the Swiss Alps and Heidelberg. Enjoy traditional cuisine with a Bavarian Dinner and visit a Holocaust memorial museum at Dachau. Travel to the legendary Black ... [...]
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Longtime Political Cartoonist 'Stephff' Loses Work Permit & Visa
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“Very good news for those who hate me, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs refused me [sic] renewal of my visa, work permit and press card after 16 years,” tweeted Stephane Peray, a French national and political cartoon contributor to The Nation newspaper ... [...]
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Florida House Approves Sweeping Immigration Bill to Crack Down on 'Sanctuary …
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 1: Guiellermo Yescas and his three-year-old son Mario march to the Metropolitan Detention Center during one a several May Day immigration-themed events on May 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Demonstrators are calling for ... [...]
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Hillary And Bernie Skip Over Red Hot Immigration Topic In Dem Debate
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Bernie Sanders barely mentioned immigration in Thursday's Democratic presidential primary debate. The duo brushed aside the red hot topic that vaulted Donald Trump to the top of the polls, to discuss campaign finance reform and income inequality. [...]
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City of Victoria named as new destination community under the Resettlement Assistance Program
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Following the meeting of Big City Mayors, Minister McCallum announced the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria as the first successful applicant under the recent call for proposals to identify new Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP) providers across Canada, with more RAP providers expect [...]
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Community Partnership Settlement Plan criteria
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Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is launching a process to expand the current network of communities across Canada that can provide the supports and services necessary to resettle Syrian refugees and other newcomers in the future. [...]
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Communities across Canada invited to apply to show how they can welcome and support Government-Assisted Refugees
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In response to the Government of Canada's commitment to welcome 25,000 Syrian refugees, many municipalities have expressed an interest in welcoming Government-Assisted Refugees, and integrating them into their communities. [...]
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HHS head: Immigration reform would help reach universal health coverage
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Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell says immigration reform would help achieve universal health coverage. Asked about the further steps needed to achieve universal coverage, with roughly 30 million people remaining uninsured, ... [...]
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Lawmakers Debate Underage Immigration Policies
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The surge of illegal immigrants over the southwestern U.S. border and the humanitarian and national security implications stemming from that surge were heatedly debated Thursday by the House Judiciary Committee. During the hearing, committee members ... [...]
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Cardinals not concerned as Oh nears work visa approval
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ST. LOUIS • The Cardinals' biggest import of the winter, decorated reliever Seung Hwan Oh, is closer to securing a work visa and the club does not believe the process will delay his arrival at spring training. Oh had his mandatory meeting with ... [...]
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NZ: US study abroad, private providers drive growth in visa approvals
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Brett Berquist, director international at The University of Auckland attributed some of the success in interest to a study abroad campaign ran with GoOverseas. “The creative applications really tell the story of how intrigued US students are by the ... [...]
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At debate, Clinton questions Sanders' progressiveness on immigration reform
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I don't think it was progressive to vote against Ted Kennedy's immigration reform." A fiery Clinton also went after Sanders for his suggestion that she is a captive of Wall Street interests, calling on him to end a "very artful smear that you and your ... [...]
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The facts behind Ted Cruz's attacks on Marco Rubio's immigration record
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In an attack on Senator Marco Rubio's stance on immigration, Senator Ted Cruz makes two overly broad accusations that distort Rubio's position. * Cruz claims Rubio "advocates amnesty for criminals who are here illegally." But Rubio supports deporting ... [...]
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Lancaster School asks for help to keep music instructor
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Lancaster School is asking for help: on February 15, the work visa of music instructor Alanna Dawson will expire and she will return to Canada. If that happens, Lancaster School is left with limited options to continue its music program. Superintendent Dr. [...]
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The GOP Picked The Worst Lawmaker Possible To Chair A Task Force On Immigration
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It's unclear which of President Obama's executive actions the task force will focus on, but immigration policies will probably feature prominently. Ever since Obama took executive action in 2012 to grant temporary deportation relief to certain ... [...]
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