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Russ Feingold, defender of the sanctuary city

By   /  July 7, 2016  /  Federal Government, Immigration, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The Middleton liberal has voted against moves to block federal funding for sanctuary cities on at least three separate occasions, according to a review of his Senate voting record.

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Survey: Majority of Ribble’s constituents say no to ban on Muslims

By   /  June 29, 2016  /  Federal Government, Immigration, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Reid Ribble

“I share these results because I know that these are thorny issues, and there are huge differences of opinions between neighbors,” Ribble said.

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Petitions set to put secretive Syrian refugee initiative to voters

By   /  June 1, 2016  /  Immigration, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, State Budgets, Vermont  /  No Comments

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In response to Rutland Mayor Christopher Louras’ decision to resettle 100 Syrian refugees, residents of Rutland Town and Rutland are advancing petitions to put the issue before voters during the August primary election.

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Fear and faulty facts on ‘A Day Without Latinos’

By   /  February 18, 2016  /  Immigration, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Entering the country illegally has never, and should not be, part of the American Dream,” Stroebel said.

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Despite governor’s pledge, Mississippi isn’t big destination for refugees

By   /  November 19, 2015  /  Federal Government, Immigration, Mississippi, News  /  No Comments

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Gov. Phil Bryant doesn’t want Syrian refugees in the state, but data from the U.S. State Department shows that few refugees are settled in Mississippi.

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Clinton touts immigrants; GOP targets ‘sanctuary cities’

By   /  October 16, 2015  /  National, News, Texas  /  No Comments

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In the face of growing anger over “sanctuary cities,” Hillary Clinton further blurred the line between legal and illegal immigration, calling for a wider path to U.S. citizenship.

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