House Dems reviving effort to update immigration law

A coalition of House Democrats is reviving efforts to provide millions of illegal immigrants a path to citizenship. Six Democrats have reintroduced the “Renewal of the Immigration Provisions of the Immigration Act of 1929” bill that seeks to update laws created to allow immigrants to apply for permanent residency or green cards. Originally, immigrants had […]

AOC says GOP reviving ‘legacy of slavery’ by ending non-citizen voting rights in DC

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hinted Wednesday that racism is behind Republicans’ attempts to abolish noncitizens’ voting rights in Washington, D.C., this week. Lawmakers debated a resolution that would not approve a DC council law that would allow noncitizens and illegal immigrants to vote in the city. Several Democrats have taken to the floor to argue that […]