Immigration

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio attends the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Aug. 29, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Recall Bid Against Arpaio Facing Tough Odds

Volunteers set up a table outside a music festival one day last month to gather signatures for a drive to oust the notoriously polarizing sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix. The venue, with its largely liberal crowd, seemed the perfect place to drum up support.

04/22/2013

File photo of the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Study: Deportation Doesn’t Deter Border Crossings

Arrests and deportation from the United States largely isn’t effective in keeping Mexican nationals from wanting to re-enter the country, particularly those who consider the United States their home, a study released Thursday by the University of Arizona found.

03/28/2013

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Immigration Supporters Plan Demonstration

Supporters of immigration reform plan a march in downtown Las Vegas this weekend.

02/20/2013

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer speaks to the media after todays arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court, on April 25, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Gov. Brewer: Border Residents Don’t Feel Safe

The border with Mexico won’t be secure until the people living near there feel safe from drug and human trafficking, said Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Tuesday after touring the region just hours before President Barack Obama championed his immigration plan in the State of the Union address.

02/13/2013

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Vegas Student Invited To ‘State of the Union’

A Las Vegas college student who’s benefiting from President Obama’s immigration policies will be seated with the first lady during the State of the Union address.

02/12/2013

File photo of Marciopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (credit: Getty Images)

Arpaio To Release Report On Bungled Sex-Crime Investigations

The sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix is scheduled to release a report Monday on an internal probe into why hundreds of sex-crime cases were either inadequately investigated or not looked into at all during a three-year period ending in 2007.

02/11/2013

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Heller Co-Sponsors Immigration Bill

Senator Dean Heller has signed on as co-sponsor of a bill that would allow highly-skilled immigrants to work in the U.S.

01/30/2013

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President Obama On Immigration Overhaul: ‘Now Is The Time’

Declaring “now is the time” to fix the nation’s broken immigration system, President Barack Obama on Tuesday outlined broad proposals for putting millions of illegal immigrants on a clear path to citizenship while cracking down on businesses that employ people illegally and tightening security at the borders.

01/29/2013

President Barack Obama delivers remarks on immigration reform at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, Nev., on Jan. 29, 2013. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘A Call To Action Can Now Be Heard All Across America’

Declaring “now is the time” to fix broken immigration laws, President Barack Obama on Tuesday heralded a rare show of bipartisanship between the White House and Senate lawmakers on principles for putting millions of illegal immigrants on a pathway to citizenship, cracking down on businesses that employ people illegally and tightening security at the borders.

01/29/2013

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Obama To Push Immigration Reform During Vegas Visit

Immigration reform will be on President Obama’s agenda when he visits Las Vegas.

01/28/2013

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