Jun 21, 2013 The U.S. Conference of Mayors’ supports immigration reform as a way to reduce city expenses and grow local economies.
Jun 11, 2013 As the Senate debates a significant overhaul to our nation's immigration laws, special interest groups are wading into the fight. Advocates and opponents of immigration reform are spending on TV ads and lobbying.
Jun 10, 2013 A proposed amendment would double the number of new Customs and Border Patrol officers and add another $6 billion for border security.
May 17, 2013 It's no surprise farmers and home builders want more immigrant labor, but horse breeders?
May 10, 2013 Emigrants are estimated to have $400 billion in savings, and some are investing the money at home.
May 9, 2013 Last year, Colorado became the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. Now it’s decided how to regulate it. The legislature approved a 25 percent tax on the sale of marijuana among other requirements.
May 9, 2013 Tucked away in the 844-page immigration bill is a provision that could thwart citizenship hopes for many undocumented workers.
May 8, 2013 Critics say immigration reform would cost the government trillions in safety net spending. Commentator Robert Reich says it would actually generate more revenue.
May 8, 2013 More than a million foreigners flocked to Germany for work last year, the biggest influx since 1995. Most of the migrants were from Eastern Europe, but many came from recession-hit countries elsewhere in the euro zone.
Apr 29, 2013 Go behind the scenes of our investigation into Chicago's underworld of labor brokers, known as "raiteros," who charge workers fees, pushing their pay below minimum wage.