Immigration overhaul may hit small businesses

Jan 30, 2013
Wages could go up for undocumented workers. So what happens to small businesses and the economy?
Posted In: Immigration

Senator Michael Bennet on immigration reform

Jan 30, 2013
Colorado's junior senator and member of the Senate's 'Gang of Eight' discusses the push for immigration reform.
Posted In: Immigration, Senate, colorado
Immigrants are sworn in as U.S. citizens  during a ceremony at the district office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in 2013 in Newark, N.J.

Immigration reform: Will it help the economy?

Jan 29, 2013
Economists say changes for low-wage and high-income workers could lead to economic growth.
Posted In: Immigration, illegal immigration

Could immigration reform suppress wages for U.S. workers?

Jan 28, 2013
Some economists predict immigration reform will have little effect on wages -- and might even bring higher pay.
Posted In: Immigration, labor, wages

Who are the 11 million undocumented immigrants?

Jan 28, 2013
As Senate leaders and the president float new immigration reform proposals, a look at just who the changes might affect.
Posted In: Immigration

Senate group to unveil immigration reform plan

Jan 28, 2013
A bipartisan group of Senators is unveiling the outlines of a major immigration reform plan today.
Posted In: Immigration, Senate

Mayor Tomás Regalado, Miami, and the American Dream

Jan 22, 2013
He came here as a boy from Cuba, worked hard, became a local reporter, and, today, he's the mayor of one of the largest cities in the country. Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado talks about his city and his American Dream.
Posted In: Miami, Immigration, diversity, Economy

The New American Dream: An immigrant’s story

Jan 21, 2013
Nathalie Nahas Cortes talks to host Jeremy Hobson about why she came to America from Venezuela and what her version of the American dream looks like.
Posted In: Immigration, Miami

Obama uses campaign machine to push agenda

Jan 21, 2013
President Obama will use a deep campaign database and volunteer network in a new nonprofit. Some are concerned because it can take corporate money.
Posted In: Obama campaign, Immigration, budget, Barack Obama, campaign, nonprofit

Born on Inauguration Day: Adopted by the U.S.

Jan 17, 2013
Born in Seoul, South Korea, on the day that Bill Clinton first took office, and later adopted by a U.S. family, Matthew Wood voted in his first U.S. presidential election this past November.
Posted In: Immigration, South Korea