Immigration

Conservative lawyers admit the President has authority to issue immigration executive orders.

Conservative lawyers admit the President has authority to issue immigration executive orders. That authority comes from Congress poorly drafting non-specific laws and leaving implementation to the Executive Branch. The check...

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Congressmen Green and Gutierrez on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

    Congressman Al Green and Special Guest Congressman Luis Gutierrez to Hold Press Conference on Comprehensive Immigration Reform . (Houston, TX) – On Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10 a.m....

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Hispanic Heritage Month 2013

The Harris County Democratic Party proudly commemorates National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15th – October 15th. We celebrate the history, the tradition and the legacy of Latino culture and recognize...

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Rep. Al Green arrested for support of immigration reform

(Drew Angerer / Getty Images)Rep. Al Green (D-TX) is led away by U.S. Capitol Police as he and seven other lawmakers protest against House Republicans who have blocked a comprehensive...

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Immigration Reform: What’s Ahead, What’s at Stake, and What Are the Chances?

  This week’s Brown Bag speakers will provide an overview of the past and current state of immigration law, and the proposals for immigration reform now under consideration. They will...

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Your White House Immigration Action Newsletter! February 21, 2103

Thursday, February 21, 2013   Your White House Immigration Action Newsletter! Friends, It has been an exciting few weeks for immigration, and we’re just getting started. From the President’s speech...

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Five Thirty Eight (NYT) Blog post on Immigration

Looks like Repubs are shifting our way. http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/02/08/signs-of-a-shift-on-immigration-among-g-o-p-rank-and-file/#more-38422  

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The White House's Policy on Immigration

Below are statements by Julie Chavez Rodriguez, the associate director of the White House's Office of Public Engagement. The topic is the President's Immigration Policy.     This has been...

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Immigration Platform

The Texas Democratic Party recognizes that we are a nation of immigrants. Here in Texas, we honor  those immigrants, their children and their grandchildren, who fought and died to protect...

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