Immigrants

Immigrants

Senator Patty Murray
Politics
Tuesday, U.S. Senator Patty Murray spoke on the Senate floor to lay out her deep and continuing concerns with a number of President Trump’s cabinet nominees. ...
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Editorial Politics
As diverse bar associations, we have a unique opportunity to serve as voices for individuals and communities who are targeted based on race, religion, gender, gender identity, immigration status, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability. ...
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Sessions endorses Trump in February (John Bazemore/AP)
Politics
Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions has been chosen by President-elect Donald Trump to be the next U.S. Attorney General and his nomination is being publicly contested. ...
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Politics
The challenge would have stripped representation for a broad swath of people, including LGBT people, immigrants, people of color, families with children, the formerly incarcerated, and those living with disabilities. ...
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Washington State Senator Pamila Jayapal, 37th District, Seattle
Politics
Pramila Jayapal worked for 20 years both internationally and domestically as an advocate for women, immigrants, civil and human rights. ...
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Politics
A diverse coalition has organized to give voice to Americans calling out Donald Trump for his hate speech, misogyny, Islamaphobia, and racism. ...
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Gov. Paul LePage/AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File
Health Politics Top News
Maine Governor Paul LePage issued a State of the State address Tuesday evening, blaming Hepatitis C, HIV and Tuberculosis on “illegal aliens." ...
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International Top News
Recently, the treatment of LGBT asylum seekers has been under the spotlight in the UK. One refugee said he was asked “shockingly degrading” questions. ...
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Immigration in America
National Politics Top News
The law prevents most LGBT undocumented persons from adopting children, but these immigrants have developed family connections via peaceful U.S. residency. ...
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Local Politics Top News
Seattle is home to 68,000 legal permanent residents eligible to become citizens; a total of 180,000 people eligible for citizenship live across Washington. ...
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