by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 2, 2014
Without the fear of deportation hanging over their undocumented loved ones, legal immigrants may feel better about enrolling in healthcare coverage.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 1, 2014 Updated: December 1, 2014
Any individual U.S. senator or representative can file a “private bill,” effectively providing relief for a person who has not been granted asylum or citizenship, but still wants to live in the United States.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 26, 2014
ThinkProgress has your back this Thanksgiving if your uncle decides to ask, "Did anyone watch Obummer’s decision on executive action last week?"
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 24, 2014 Updated: November 25, 2014
Strengthening border security and retaining high-skilled workers are among the components of Obama's executive action.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 22, 2014
“As pastors, we welcome any efforts within these limits that protect individuals and protect and reunite families and vulnerable children," Bishop Eusebio Elizondo said.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
Warnings of a constitutional apocalypse weren't even the worst things Republicans had to say about Obama's immigration announcement this week.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
"I'm looking forward to the millions of people across the country taking breaths together," Greisa Martinez said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on November 20, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
Obama’s action will provide the first opportunity for millions of undocumented immigrants to live and work openly.
Expect threats of shutdown, impeachment, and all-out obstruction.
by Igor Volsky Posted on November 20, 2014
The outgoing Oklahoma senator linked the action to worries of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.