immigration

A Republican-led senate could lead to a completely different approach on immigration.

Americans are changing their mind about immigration policy.

Obama's being asked to delay immigration reform moves -- by some in his own party.

  • Puneet Kollipara
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  • Wonkbook
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  • Sep 4, 2014
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Immigrants contributed more than $180 billion to Medicare between 1996 and 2011. Everyone else cost it $70 billion.

It appears the American public isn't nearly as comfortable sending unaccompanied minors back to Central America as the Republican party might hope.

The administration floats a pilot program that would grant Honduran children refugee status.

A record number of unaccompanied minors have been apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border so far this year, and that's likely shifting the country's opinion about immigration policy.

America's Hispanic population might offer one of the clearest examples of wealth inequality in the U.S..

There's more to the rise of whole wheat than meets the eye.

What Cantor's loss means for immigration reform and the political landscape

  • Puneet Kollipara
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  • Wonkbook
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  • Jun 11, 2014
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The AFL-CIO wants the Obama administration to defer deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants. Experts say it's not so easy.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Feb 4, 2014
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Plus: Avoiding a government shutdown, confirming Janet Yellen, dealing with 55 expired tax breaks...

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jan 6, 2014
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The University of Toronto political theorist on the case for a path to citizenship, what we owe to refugees, and why a just world wouldn't have border controls at all.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Nov 29, 2013
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Now that an immigration bill looks dead, some activists have raised the possibility of executive action. But, legal experts warn, that's not so simple.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Nov 14, 2013
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The irony of the GOP right now is they're so scared that Obama is trying to destroy them that they're destroying themselves.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Oct 18, 2013
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Yes, House Democrats are still trying to make immigration reform happen

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Oct 2, 2013
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A new Pew survey estimates that there were 11.7 million unauthorized immigrants in the United States in 2012—up from previous years.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Sep 23, 2013
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Let more refugees in, press Russia to support respect for medical operations, and don't forget about mental health.

Marco Rubio thinks so. Immigration activists hope so. But legal experts say it's not that simple.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Aug 22, 2013
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Does the House GOP have to worry about a backlash if immigration reform gets spiked? Let's check this out in map form.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Aug 21, 2013
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