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Marco Rubio's Immigration Push Hasn't Curried Favor Among Hispanics

Despite his outspoken support for comprehensive immigration reform, Marco Rubio still lags behind Democratic politicians in popularity among the Hispanic population. A plurality of Latino voters in this recent poll say that even if the GOP embraces immigration reform, their feelings toward the Republican party will not change.

Immigration Reform Takes Small Step Forward in Capitol Hill Hearing

Many people agree that our immigration system is broken. The debate lies in how to fix it and more importantly, how to address the issue of dealing with those who haven’t followed the legal path to citizenship. While it is easier to find common ground regarding improving our system for immigrants to enter our country legally, there remains concerns with granting amnesty to those who are already in the country without documentation.

'Gang of 8' Set to Release Immigration Deal Outline Tuesday

CNN reports that the Bi-Partisan “Gang of Eight” is set to release their much-anticipated immigration compromise plan Tuesday. Some of the details: Any undocumented immigrant who entered the country after December 31, 2011, would not be eligible for citizenship. A 13-year path to citizenship (which could affect up to roughly 11 million undocumented residents), would consist of 10 years for undocumented workers to get a green card, and then another three […]