Immigration Law

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Solid Majority of Americans Favor Path to Citizenship
Posted on 25 Nov 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A consistent and solid majority of Americans — 63 percent — crossing party and religious lines favors legislation to create a pathway to citizenship for immigrants living in the United States illegally, while only 14 percent support... Read More

A Path to Citizenship: Majority Support, Economic Sense
Posted on 27 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Nearly seven in 10 voters support an eventual pathway to citizenship for people living in the country illegally, according to a new poll. According to a Fox News poll released Wednesday night, support for sending people living in the United States... Read More

Majority of Americans Favor Path to Citizenship - Poll
Posted on 19 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Emily Swanson, AP, Dec. 17, 2015 - "A majority of Americans — 54 percent — support a way for immigrants who are already in the country illegally to become citizens, while 44 percent are opposed. More than 7 in 10 Democrats are in favor... Read More

Path to What, and When?
Posted on 22 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"House Speaker John Boehner is set to unveil his counter to the Senate's comprehensive immigration reform bill. The one-page GOP set of principles could be aired just prior to President Obama's State of the Union speech on January 28th. ... Read More

McCain: Comprehensive Immigration Reform Must Include Path To Citizenship
Posted on 27 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Senator John McCain (R-AZ) confirmed on Sunday morning that he that he and a bipartisan group of senators will roll out a comprehensive immigration reform effort in Congress. Speaking on ABC’s “This Week,” McCain, who has previously... Read More

Will 'Path to Citizenship' Prove Fatal to CIR in House of Representatives?
Posted on 1 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[A]lthough Republican leaders are newly interested in a compromise on immigration, many in the party say that allowing undocumented immigrants to live here legally is enough and that a push for citizenship would face fierce, and possibly insurmountable... Read More

Path to Citizenship: Deal-Breaker for Reform?
Posted on 18 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"As rumblings begin again about Congress taking up overhauling U.S. immigration laws, tension has developed between key advocates in the reform community over what exactly should be pursued in terms of citizenship. In a letter obtained by BuzzFeed... Read More

Conservative GOP House Member Now Supports Path to Citizenship
Posted on 14 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"At a church in Aurora on Sunday afternoon, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman told a standing-room-only crowd of roughly 800 that he was in favor of legal status for [unauthorized] immigrants and a path to citizenship for their children. Coffman, a Republican... Read More

Poll: Majority Back Path to Citizenship for Undocumented Immigrants
Posted on 10 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A new national poll indicates a majority of American voters say they support a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. According to the Politico/George Washington University Battleground survey released Monday, 62% of registered voters... Read More

Poll: Majority of Americans, GOP, Back Path to Citizenship - Tipping Point?
Posted on 23 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"According to a new Associated Press-GfK poll, more than 60 percent of Americans favor allowing undocumented immigrants to eventually become U.S. citizens. ... Much of the increase in support for a path to eventual citizenship has come among Republicans... Read More

Most Americans Favor Path to Citizenship for Immigrants
Posted on 19 Jul 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Some 55 percent of Americans ... support a “pathway to citizenship” for undocumented immigrants, a result nearly identical to those in three recent Post-ABC polls that asked the same question about “illegal immigrants.”"... Read More

GOP Group Supports Residency Path For Immigrants in Calif.
Posted on 13 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"One of California’s longtime Republican institutions broke rank with GOP hardliners earlier this week when it announced an immigration reform proposal that carves out an easier path to legal residency for immigrants. With the Latino... Read More

My Path to Citizenship...and the White House
Posted on 24 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"When I was a kid, I dreamed of becoming a fighter pilot. One of my best friends with the same goal joined the Civil Air Patrol and encouraged me to join, too. I jumped at the chance. But then it happened. I needed a Social Security number and didn't... Read More

Jeb Bush: Radical?
Posted on 17 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said he supports both a path to citizenship or legal residency for the more than 11 million people living in the United States illegally. “You have to deal with this issue. You can’t ignore it, and so either... Read More

Polls: Most Republicans Nationwide Favor Path to Citizenship; Texas GOP Lags Behind
Posted on 21 Mar 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Why are so many Republican politicians getting on board with immigration reform lately? If a new study by the Public Religion Research Institute is any indication, it’s because their constituents are getting their back. The poll by PRRI, a... Read More