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Feds To Outline Major Visa Fraud Case

Federal prosecutors have scheduled a news conference to outline what they describe as the settlement of major visa fraud and immigration abuse case involving an international corporation.

10/30/2013

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Immigration A Big Issue In 2014 Elections

mmigration policy, something that Texas politicians have little control over, is shaping up as one of the major issues of the 2014 election cycle in Texas.

10/14/2013

Individuals await interviews at a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) office. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

House Republicans Work Immigration Behind Scenes

Immigration overhaul legislation has been dormant in the House for months, but a few Republicans are working behind the scenes to advance it.

09/30/2013

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Congress Considers Bills Targeting Notarios

Both chambers of Congress are considering bills that would expand protections for immigrants who might be targets for fraud from crooked lawyers or con artists.

09/02/2013

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GOP Questions “Special” Path To Citizenship

As Congress wrestles with immigration legislation, a central question is whether the 11 million immigrants already in the United States illegally should get a path to citizenship.

09/02/2013

Elizabeth Villafranca (L) speaks to a crowd of protesters outside the city hall November 13, 2006 in Farmers Branch. Later in the evening, council members unanimously voted to pass the legislation that would make English the official language of the city and approving fines for landlords and businesses who do business with illegal immigrants. (credit: Brian Harkin/Getty Images)

Hispanic Leaders Urge Farmers Branch Boycott

The City of Farmers Branch wants to ban undocumented immigrants from renting property, but Hispanic community leaders are vowing to fight back.

08/28/2013

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Muted Summer For Immigration Law Opposition

Opposition to immigration overhaul legislation has been relatively muted this summer.

08/23/2013

Farmers Branch city council meets about controversial immigrant rental policy. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Farmers Branch To Appeal Housing Ruling

The Farmers Branch City Council voted late Tuesday night to appeal a ruling that overturned a ban on renting apartments to immigrants who are in the country illegally.

08/21/2013

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Immigration Campaign Passes By Some In GOP

Immigration advocates are swarming the country this month, trying to persuade House Republicans to pass a comprehensive overhaul.

08/12/2013

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Some GOP Lawmakers Reject Advice To Moderate

After Mitt Romney’s 2012 loss, many Republicans said that the party must moderate its image on some issues. But some GOP lawmakers have done the opposite.

08/07/2013

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Vote Could End Farmers Branch Illegal Immigrant Rental Ban Fight

The Farmers Branch City Council could vote today on whether or not to end its long and costly legal fight to implement an ordinance banning immigrants, who are in the U.S. without legal permission, from renting property in the city.

08/06/2013

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Farmers Branch Renting Law Blocked Again

A federal appeals court has once again blocked a Farmers Branch ordinance that bans immigrants who are in the U.S. without legal permission from renting.

07/23/2013

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