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DREAMers and DACA - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals


In 2010, the DREAM Act (Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors) failed to pass the House. It specified a six-year path for illegal aliens to eventually become US citizens if:

Media Ignore Americans Killed by Illegal Alien 'DREAMers'

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
National News

An illegal alien brutally murdered Laura Wilkerson's 18-year-old son in Texas, tied his body up, and then doused him with gasoline before burning him.

Wilkerson recalled the harrowing details on Breitbart News Sunday on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125, yet her story has gone unheard in the broader press.

Immigration Facts: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Our American Future

RNC Ups Immigration Reform Pressure On Congressional GOP — But Rejects Path To Citizenship

President Barack Obama has said that any immigration reform bill must include a path to citizenship.
'Swampland' Time Magazine
Friday, August 16, 2013
National News

The Republican National Committee passed a resolution Friday calling on Congress to pass an immigration reform bill by the end of the year—but it stopped well short of the bipartisan compromise passed by the Senate earlier this year, omitting a “path to citizenship” for any class of illegal immigrant.

VIDEO: Rally urges Coffman to support path to citizenship for all immigrants

Dreamers want citizenship for all
Fox 31 news
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Colorado News

Rally urges Coffman to support path to citizenship. 

CAIRCO Research

Half of eligible immigrants sign up for deferred deportation program

Stifled by a variety of obstacles — from fees to fear
Los Angeles Times
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
National News

Stifled by a variety of obstacles — from fees to fear — fewer than half of those eligible for immigration relief have taken advantage of an Obama administration program launched a year ago, according to a new study.

Colorado delegation remains deeply divided on immigration reform

Coffman will work to pressure House leadership to pass immigration reform
The Denver Post
Sunday, August 4, 2013
Colorado News
As Congress heads home for a five-week summer break, the evolving and contrasting views of Colorado's seven House members on comprehensive immigration reform illustrate why an overhaul may be an impossible feat in this Congress.

Coffman pulls away from rest of Colorado GOP on immigration

Coffman's sentiment contradicts earlier statements he has made against the DREAM Act
The Denver Post
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Colorado News
Two of Colorado's most prominent Republicans pushed varying messages Tuesday on how to achieve comprehensive immigration reform to a House subcommittee — a rift that exemplifies the uphill battle the issue has in getting accomplished before the end of the year.


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