immigration http://kios.org en UNO political scientist discusses Fremont vote http://kios.org/post/uno-political-scientist-discusses-fremont-vote <p>An ordinance in Fremont that bans renting housing to immigrants in the U.S. illegally will stay in place.</p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:33:21 +0000 Katie Schubert 42906 at http://kios.org Judge dismisses Neb. driver's license lawsuit http://kios.org/post/judge-dismisses-neb-drivers-license-lawsuit <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged Nebraska's denial of driver's licenses to people who were brought into the country illegally as children, but allowed to stay under a new federal program.</p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:49:41 +0000 Associated Press 42885 at http://kios.org Nebraska city keeps rules aimed at illegal immigration http://kios.org/post/nebraska-city-keeps-rules-aimed-illegal-immigration <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Voters in the eastern Nebraska city of Fremont have decided to keep an ordinance that requires all renters to swear they are legally living in the U.S. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 14:10:10 +0000 Associated Press 42834 at http://kios.org Nebraska city to reconsider 2010 immigration law http://kios.org/post/nebraska-city-reconsider-2010-immigration-law <div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;"><p>FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Almost four years after a small Nebraska city tried to crack down on illegal immigration, the town is having second thoughts about requiring all renters to swear that they have legal permission to be in the United States.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:55:22 +0000 Associated Press 42751 at http://kios.org Coalition of lawmakers call for immigration reform http://kios.org/post/coalition-lawmakers-call-immigration-reform <p>A resolution in the Nebraska Legislature calls on Congress to pass federal immigration reform this year. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Katie Schubert 42514 at http://kios.org Proposal would trim Fremont's immigrant law http://kios.org/post/proposal-would-trim-fremonts-immigrant-law <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — The Fremont City Council is scheduled to consider amending an ordinance that would remove provisions of the city's ban on renting to people who aren't in the U.S. legally.</span> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 13:51:49 +0000 Associated Press 38000 at http://kios.org Sen. Fischer opposed to immigration reform bill in its current form http://kios.org/post/sen-fischer-opposed-immigration-reform-bill-its-current-form <p>U.S. Senator Deb Fischer of Nebraska says she does not support a new immigration reform bill. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 01:13:56 +0000 Katie Schubert 31426 at http://kios.org Lawsuit filed over denial of driver's licenses for young immigrants http://kios.org/post/lawsuit-filed-over-denial-drivers-licenses-young-immigrants <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal lawsuit has been filed against Nebraska over the state's denial of driver's licenses for young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.</span> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 13:51:46 +0000 Associated Press 30958 at http://kios.org Groups rally for immigration reform http://kios.org/post/groups-rally-immigration-reform <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — More than 40 Nebraska organizations are urging Congress to consider laws that would create a clear path to citizenship for immigrants already residing in the U.S.</span> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 13:40:02 +0000 Associated Press 28124 at http://kios.org Iowa rule on immigrants drivers' licenses under review http://kios.org/post/iowa-rule-immigrants-drivers-licenses-under-review <p>DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa civil rights activists say new information from the federal government should prompt a change in the state's policy barring driver's licenses for young immigrants allowed by a federal rule to live in the United States.</p><div> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 20:39:41 +0000 Associated Press 24770 at http://kios.org