Immigration activists demonstrated outside the office of an Orange County congressman Monday to mark the beginning of a five-day fast urging lawmakers to pass immigration reform.
Thousands of immigrant rights advocates are headed to Northern California Wednesday to urge House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy to support and press for a vote on immigration reform.
A group of bipartisan senators formally unveiled their framework for comprehensive immigration reform today, saying they are more optimistic than they have been in years for the chance of passing such legislation.
Immigrant families and advocates gathered Monday at a viewing party to watch President Barack Obama’s inaugural ceremony.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is calling for comprehensive federal immigration reform that includes a pathway to citizenship
for the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants in the country.
Thousands are expected to take to the streets of downtown L.A. for two competing May Day demonstrations calling for immigration reform and workers’ rights.
The comedian and host of “The Colbert Report” told lawmakers on Capitol Hill his one-day stint of picking beans alongside illegal immigrants was “hotter than I like to be”.