immigration

Government
10:06 am
Mon August 18, 2014

22 Iowa jails refusing immigration detainers

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials at 22 Iowa county jails are refusing to accept requests from federal immigration authorities to hold people in jail without a court order.

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Education
8:05 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Omaha schools see influx from Central America

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Schools has had in the past two years a sharp increase in new students born in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

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Politics & Elections
2:32 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Bipartisan group of lawmakers to visit southern border

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer will travel to Texas Thursday evening to learn more about the immigration crisis at the southern border.

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Government
2:43 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Harkin: U.S. should be a safe place for immigrant children

U.S. Senator Tom Harkin of Iowa says his state should be a safe place for children entering the country illegally.

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Government
2:43 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Fremont can't enforce part of its immigration rule

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Fremont is still struggling to enforce part of its ordinance requiring people to obtain licenses and swear they have legal permission to live in the U.S. before renting homes in the Nebraska city.

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Government
2:00 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

Faith, business community representatives call for action on immigration reform

Three leaders in the business, faith, and legislative community are calling on the U-S House to pass an immigration reform bill.

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Government
1:33 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

UNO political scientist discusses Fremont vote

An ordinance in Fremont that bans renting housing to immigrants in the U.S. illegally will stay in place.

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Government
7:49 am
Thu February 13, 2014

Judge dismisses Neb. driver's license lawsuit

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.

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Government
8:10 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Nebraska city keeps rules aimed at illegal immigration

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.

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Government
2:55 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Nebraska city to reconsider 2010 immigration law

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.

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