Ethnic minorities are far more likely to be uninsured than the American population as a whole.
Putting the brakes on immigration reform, as Utah Sens. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee suggested in a recent letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee, is the wrong approach, the president of the... Read more »
Brisk demand for special visas for international workers suggests the U.S. economy is on the rebound, but antiquated caps on the visa program may hinder the growth of the nation's high technology... Read more »
Congress returns Monday from a two-week spring recess with gun control and immigration high on the Senate's agenda. Read more »
Members of Utah's congressional delegation aren't mustering much enthusiasm for the effort under way by a group of eight senators to come up with a bipartisan deal on immigration reform. Read more »
Even with one of the largest hurdles to an immigration overhaul overcome, optimistic lawmakers on Sunday cautioned they had not finished work on a bill that would provide a path to citizenship for... Read more »
A group of influential U.S. senators shaping and negotiating details of an immigration reform package vowed Wednesday to make the legislation public when Congress reconvenes next month. Read more »
After ceding immigration negotiations to Congress, President Barack Obama is stepping to the forefront of the debate this week, using television interviews and White House events to gently prod... Read more »
When you're undocumented, you become adept at moving between worlds, all the while attempting to stay under the radar, Marquina said in a recent interview. Read more »
Family-based immigration could give way to more green cards being issued for job-related or economic needs under some reform proposals being discussed among U.S. senators. Senators writing a... Read more »
Tthe Republican National Committee formally endorsed immigration reform on Monday and outlined plans for a $10 million outreach to minority groups — gay voters among them — as part of a... Read more »
The Supreme Court will struggle this week with the validity of an Arizona law that tries to keep illegal immigrants from voting by demanding all state residents show documents proving their U.S.... Read more »
Members of the Salt Lake Dream Team visited the staff of Sen. Mike Lee Friday, calling for immigration reform that includes a direct and humane path to citizenship. Read more »
A bipartisan group of House members working in secret on a comprehensive immigration bill is nearing completion and has met with party leaders to brief them, aides said Friday. Read more »
Senators writing a comprehensive immigration bill may dramatically limit green cards for extended families of U.S. citizens, reserving them for immediate family members instead, a key lawmaker said... Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — Two immigration-related laws passed by the Legislature in 2011 were effectively shelved until 2015 under a bill that achieved final passage Thursday in the Utah House of... Read more »
The eight senators meet in private several times a week, alternating between Sen. John McCain's and Sen. Charles Schumer's offices. Read more »
The senior Homeland Security Department official in charge of arresting and deporting illegal immigrants announced his retirement the same day the agency said that hundreds of people facing... Read more »
The White House conceded Wednesday that efforts to avoid automatic budget cuts are unlikely to succeed before they kick in and is initiating new talks with congressional leaders to confront... Read more »
A bill that essentially gives the federal government time to "put on its big boy pants and do its job" with respect to immigration reform, is the wisest course, a Utah County lawmaker told a Senate... Read more »
With an eye on the potential for meaningful federal immigration reform, Utah's lawmakers would push back the effective dates of two immigration laws passed in 2011 under a bill introduced in the... Read more »
he barren mesas and shrub-covered canyons that extend east of the Pacific Ocean held the most popular routes for illegal immigrants heading into the U.S. Dozens at a time sprinted to waiting cars... Read more »
Republicans and Democrats alike on Sunday predicted President Barack Obama would fail if he pushed forward with his own effort to overhaul the nation's immigration system and urged the... Read more »
Nearly 3,000 people held a rare rally in Singapore on Saturday to protest a government plan to increase the city-state's population by admitting more foreigners, voicing concerns that it will... Read more »
Utah college students who have received Regents' and New Century scholarships may soon be required to take a heavier class schedule and maintain a higher GPA in order to continue receiving aid. Read more »
With nearly 2 million illegal immigrants and a 1,200-mile border with Mexico, Texas has more at stake than most states in the renewed push to overhaul the nation's immigration system. Read more »
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