immigration reform

About 200 people protested Monday outside of the Philadelphia ICE office on North Eighth Street. The rally was against what immigrant rights advocates see as an attempt to use the threat of raids as leverage to push lawmakers to pass reforms.
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Cherri Gregg
June 24, 2019 - 4:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — About 200 people protested Monday outside of the Philadelphia ICE office on North Eighth Street. The rally was against what immigrant rights advocates see as an attempt to use the threat of raids as leverage to push lawmakers to pass reforms. "When our communities are...
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Thousands of union workers from up and down the East Coast gathered at Penn's Landing Wednesday afternoon to stand against the Trump administration's immigration policies.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 15, 2018 - 7:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Labor unions are uniting in the fight over immigration. Thousands of union workers from up and down the East Coast gathered at Penn's Landing Wednesday afternoon to stand against the Trump administration's immigration policies. Thousands of union members hold a #...
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Demonstrators with the Poor People's Campaign await processing by U.S. Capitol Police after being peacefully arrested at the Capitol.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
June 21, 2018 - 2:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Republican immigration overhaul dangled precariously Thursday, imperiled by stubborn differences between conservative and moderate factions — and by President Donald Trump's running commentary about a bill he only half-heartedly supported and then suggested would never...
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Protester Melissa Houtte holds her sign while Sen. Bill Nelson and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz address the media after being denied access to visit the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children on June 19, 2018 in Homestead, Fla.
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Kim Glovas
June 19, 2018 - 5:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A local expert on trauma said the Trump administration's separation policy on illegal immigrants is harmful, especially to the children. Jeanne Felter, director of community and trauma counseling at Jefferson University, said she agrees with Colleen Kraft, director of...
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Lucy Martin and her daughter Branwen Espinal together with other mothers and their babies, attend a House Committee hearing to express their support and sympathy to immigrants and their families.
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
June 19, 2018 - 3:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans on Capitol Hill frantically searched on Tuesday for ways to end the Trump administration's policy of separating families after illegal border crossings, with the focus shifting on a new plan to keep children in detention longer than now permitted — but with their...
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Hillary Clinton stands with Sheila Johnson, right, founder and CEO of Salamander Hotels and Resorts and BET co-founder, and Deirdre Quinn, left, CEO and co-founder of Lafayette 148 New York, after they received the Elly Award.
AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews
June 18, 2018 - 8:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — All four former first ladies have joined the current one, Melania Trump, in an unusual united political front expressing horror at children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. As Michelle Obama put it on Twitter, in support of Laura Bush: "Sometimes truth...
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