The Plum Line: immigration reform


Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Another GOP Congressman comes out for citizenship

GOP Rep. Dave Reichert offers a template for how Republicans can get to supporting comprehensive reform.

By Greg Sargent  |  02:55 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Immigration, immigration reform

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Conservatives gird for major defeat on immigration

With a key vote set for tonight, it looks like immigration reform is set to take a big step forward in the Senate this week -- further marginalizing its right wing critics.

By Greg Sargent  |  01:20 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  immigration reform

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 05/14/2013

GOP's problems with Latinos could get much, much worse

Republicans have no option but to help pass immigration reform, but there's no sign the right is ready to go along.

By Jamelle Bouie  |  11:44 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  immigration reform

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 01/04/2013

The Morning Plum: What does 'not negotiating' look like?

Obama and Dems vow not to negotiate with the GOP over the debt limit, but it's not clear they have any choice.

By Greg Sargent  |  09:17 AM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  debt ceiling, fiscal cliff, immigration reform, Morning Plum

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 01/03/2013

What to expect from the 113th Congress

It may seem unlikely, but the prospects for cooperation and legislative action may marginally improve in the next two years.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  04:30 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  congress, gun control, health care, immigration reform, Republicans