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United We Dream criticizes Obama for calling immigrants ‘illegal’

Immigration rights group United We Dream (UWD) is up in arms over President Barack Obama’s speech at the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King’s March on Washington. During his speech Wednesday, Obama referred to some immigrants as “illegal,” a word that many say is incorrectly used and fosters anti-immigrant sentiment. In the speech, […]

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Faith and Immigration: Interview with a DREAMer

Today in the United States there are 1.4 million immigrant Americans who have lived here since they were young, did not come here of their own volition, and yet still are not citizens. They have been raised in our communities, gone to our schools, and they desire to be full members of our country. They […]

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Steve King’s donation request misleads on immigration reform

In an email sent out to supporters on Monday, Rep. Steve King (R-IA) blasted efforts by House Republicans to move forward with immigration reform, stating “we are on suicide watch over the Republican Party.” He then asks if he can “count on your urgent donation of $25, $50, $100 or more,” saying that “everything America […]

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Democrats Poised to Kill Immigration Reform in Senate – Poe Shows Republican Leadership in House

Once again, the Democrat Party is about to prove they are not at all interested in actually solving our nation’s immigration problem. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) admitted yesterday morning on Fox and Friends that the bill he and the “Gang of Eight” developed with bi-partisan support is about to die because the Democrats won’t support […]

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Statement on Republican Liberty Caucus Immigration Platform

Marshall, MN – Cafe Con Leche Republicans today praised the Republican Liberty Caucus for their immigration position. Bob Quasius, President, stated “The Republican Liberty Caucus deserves praise for taking a stand in support of a complete immigration overhaul, instead of largely replicating previous legislative attempts. We need “outside the box” solutions, in particular abolishing arbitrary […]

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National GOP Group Reacts to Release of DREAM Activist Erika Andiola’s Family

For Immediate Release Marshall, MN – National pro-immigration group Cafe Con Leche Republicans today reacted to the news the mother and brother of DREAM Activist Erika Andiola were granted prosecutorial discretion and will not be deported. President Bob Quasius said “We’re delighted to hear that the family of Erika Andiola will not be ripped apart. As Republicans, we support […]

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Battlefield Election 2014: Towards a GOP Senate Majority

By Andy Kirchoff On Monday, Rep. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia announced that she is running against incumbent Sen. Jay Rockefeller, a Democrat, in 2014. Rep. Capito is the highest-ranking and longest serving Republican official in West Virginia, and her decision to run against the 30-year uberliberal incumbent Senator Rockefeller is welcome news. Election […]

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Obama’s Win a Dream Come True for Undocumented Immigrants (?)

From NBC San Diego: But longtime Republican Raoul Lowery-Contreras believes the DACA program is a big bait and switch. “This administration has deported more Mexicans than any administration in history and now they’re asking young kids, basically, to come here with your name, address and phone number,” said Lowery-Contreras, a member of the Café Con […]

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Immigration Reform – The Silent Issue in Presidential Politics

by Bob Price (re-posted with permission – original link) President Obama made huge promises to the American people about what he would do about immigration. He promised voters he would pass true reform legislation in his first year in office. Not only did he not pass any kind of reform, he did not even propose […]

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Democrats Launch One of Nastiest Campaigns Ever in California’s Central Valley

by Bob Quasius For some reason, liberals and Democrats reserve their worst venom for minority and women conservatives. Remember when Sarah Palin became John McCain’s VP running mate? I’m not a huge Sarah Palin fan but vividly recall the disgusting smears directed at her and even members of her family! There’s no excuse for that. […]

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