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Obama Immigration Adviser Faces Protests At AILA Speech: Law360
Posted on 18 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Allissa Wickham at Law360 writes : " Cecilia Munoz, a top immigration adviser to the president, was confronted with protesters challenging the Obama administration’s use of family detention while she addressed a large group of immigration lawyers... Read More

Remarks by the President in Address to the Nation on Immigration: Official Transcript
Posted on 21 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Remarks by the President in Address to the Nation on Immigration: Official Transcript of Nov. 20, 2014 Speech Read More

DHS to Grant Reprieve, Work Permits to DREAMers
Posted on 16 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"President Barack Obama said Friday that his administration would let many young [unauthorized] immigrants legally live and work in the U.S., sidestepping Congress after years of stalemate over the nation's immigration policy. The Obama... Read More

Michelle Brané's 2012 Levy Award Acceptance Speech
Posted on 14 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Michelle Brané For those of you who were unable to attend the reception , here's a link to Ms. Brané's speech (about 25 minutes, in MP3 format.) In her speech, she spoke of a note passed to her by a child locked up at Hutto. Here... Read More

Text of Michelle Brané's 2012 Levy Award Acceptance Speech
Posted on 20 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From the August 1, 2012 issue of Bender's Immigration Bulletin . See also this link to the audio recording. Michelle Brané Read More

A Senate First: Floor Speech Entirely in Spanish
Posted on 12 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"If the Senate is going to spend the entire month of June debating immigration reform, then Sen. Timothy M. Kaine (D-Va.) figured he should say a word or two in Spanish. A large part of the momentum driving the immigration debate in Congress is the... Read More

Tags: kaine , speech , Senate , spanish

From Indifference to Involvement; from Ambivalence to Passion
Posted on 5 Jul 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Need some inspiration? Doug Stump 's installation speech [ AILA President 2013-14 ] starting at min. 16:00 will pump you up! Read More

In Case You Missed the President's DREAM Speech...
Posted on 15 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"President Obama announces a new Department of Homeland Security policy that will allow certain young people who were brought to the United States as young children, do not present a risk to national security or public safety, and meet several... Read More

Tags: speech , dream , Obama

Transcript of President Obama's DREAM Speech
Posted on 16 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

June 15, 2012, Remarks by the President on Immigration , Rose Garden, 2:09 P.M. EDT [Note the rude interruption by reporter Neil Munro of the conservative Daily Caller, edited by Tucker Carlson. Munro's explanation for his actions is simply not... Read More

AILA on Trump Immigration Speech
Posted on 2 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

AILA: Trump Immigration Policy Unworkable and Inhumane AILA Quicktake #174: Response to Trump's Immigration Policy Platform AILA President: Trump speech was fantasy, not policy Read More

Obama to Give Immigration Speech Today
Posted on 29 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Now it's President Obama's turn to talk immigration. In a speech on Tuesday, Obama is expected to praise the blueprint offered Monday by a bipartisan group of senators, while re-affirming the plan he put up in 2011 and calling for continuing... Read More