immigration reform

The U.S.- Mexico border wall is shown in Nogales, Arizona. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Immigrants’ Chances Tied To Their State’s Policies

A patchwork of rules began to form in states — largely along political lines — after the president allowed some young immigrants to stay in the country. Conservative states like Nebraska and Arizona kept them from getting driver’s licenses while liberal locations were much more welcoming in terms of state services and benefits.

11/28/2014

Obama Touts Immigration Plan at Vegas High School As Crowd Cheers 'Pass A Bill' BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Touts Immigration Plan at Vegas High School As Crowd Cheers ‘Pass A Bill’

Dallamy Santos said she knows what it’s like when immigration status tears a family apart. The Las Vegas casino worker experienced it when her husband had to go back to Mexico and wait indefinitely until he was cleared to return to the U.S.

11/21/2014

photo courtesy PLAN

5 Arrested In Immigration Protest

An immigration reform demonstration at the Las Vegas offices of Rep. Joe Heck ended in the arrest of five community activists.

06/04/2014

photo Fred Halstied, KXNT

Reid, Chamber, Call For Immigration Reform

Senator Harry Reid and civic leaders joined to call for passage of comprehensive immigration reform.

05/27/2014

Credit: Melissa Duran (KXNT)

Sen. Reid Helps Reunite Family

After years apart, a Las Vegas family is reunited thanks to immigration provision

02/17/2014

Photo Credit: KXNT, Melissa Duran

Protest Aimed at House Speaker Boehner

House Speaker John Boehner met by protesters

01/17/2014

U.S. Congressman Joe Heck (R-Nev) (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Heck Proposing Immigration Reform Plan

Congressman Joe Heck could offer a Republican alternative to the Senate-passed Dream Act as early as today.

12/05/2013

Same sex marriage advocates rally on the steps of the Supreme Court June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. The high court ruled to strike down DOMA and determined the California's proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage was not properly before them, declining to overturn the lower court's striking down of the law. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Live And Local With Kevin Wall 06/26/13: Defense Of Marriage Act, Prop 8, And Immigration Reform

The gay rights movement saw a significant victory at the Supreme Court Wednesday, even as the court dodged the fundamental issue of whether marriage is a constitutionally-protected right for all couples, gay or straight.

06/26/2013

(photo: Nevada News Bureau)

Denis Cautions Congress On Reform

State legislators are encouraging officials to consider the fiscal impact on states during a meeting on federal immigration reform at the White House.

06/17/2013

Governor Brian Sandoval (photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Live And Local With Kevin Wall 06/14/13: Sandoval, Immigration, And The Wall-To-Wall Free For All

People in Nevada can keep selling firearms to each other without doing background checks.

06/14/2013

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