November 20, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation Thursday, easing the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants and setting up a clash with Republicans.
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November 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
People from Liberia, Somalia, Ethiopia and more than a dozen other African nations who have settled in the Grand Forks area in recent years will celebrate their first anniversary as the United African Community on Saturday. Continue Reading
September 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Nearly 100 new immigrant and refugee students entered the Grand Forks School District this fall, up 43 from the previous year, according to district documents. Continue Reading
June 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Must have come to the U.S. under the age of 16 for consideration
for deferred action process
WORTHINGTON Hundreds of thousands of young, educated, illegal immigrants may get the opportunity to stay in the United States and work under a new policy announced Friday by the Obama administration, but it will take a few weeks until requests can be accepted. Continue Reading
June 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic
MOUNT RUSHMORE NATIONAL MEMORIAL (AP) People from about 40 nations became U.S. citizens during a naturalization ceremony at Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota on Flag Day.
February 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The GOP proposal would require people who claim the credit to have Social Security numbers as proof that they’re legal workers. It’s being offered as a way to help pay for extending the Social Security tax cut for most American wage-earners. Continue Reading
January 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Hundreds of people in Minnesota who aren’t U.S. citizens will no longer receive most health care services from a program of last resort.
January 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The justices today upheld a federal court ruling in favor of the ban on foreign contributions from all but immigrants who permanently live in the United States. Continue Reading
January 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The girl’s family has questioned why U.S. officials didn’t do more to verify her identify. U.S. immigration officials have said they were investigating, but insist they followed procedure and found nothing to indicate that the girl wasn’t as she claimed a woman from Colombia illegally living in the U.S. Continue Reading
December 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Educational researchers are introducing new strategies that teachers can use to help immigrant children’s literacy development and academic success. Continue Reading