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State opens up occupational licensing to non-citizens

One of several bills Gov. Steve Sisolak is scheduled to sign into law in Southern Nevada Friday is legislation allowing any individual regardless of...
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Harris vows executive actions on immigration policy in Las Vegas visit

Sen. Kamala Harris said in Las Vegas Friday that as president she would push for comprehensive immigration reform but “until Congress gets its act...
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Lee’s amendment funds medical positions at DeVos’s expense

The U.S. House Wednesday adopted an amendment to a Labor-Health and Human Services-Education appropriations bill to help hospitals and care facilities take on more...
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House passes bill to offer Dreamers path to citizenship

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House on Tuesday passed a bill that aims to give up to 2.5 million undocumented immigrants a pathway to U.S....
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Rosen to Homeland Security: “Tell it like it is on family separation”

Immigrant parents and children are still being separated daily at the Mexican border, acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan admitted under questioning from U.S....
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Sisolak’s ‘Office for New Americans’ gets first hearing

An estimated 21 percent of Nevadans are immigrants, up from less than 9 percent in 1990. New Nevadans face a variety of challenges, including...
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Trump: Citizenship hopes could go up in smoke for pot users, workers

Immigrants who use marijuana may lack the “good moral character” required to become citizens, according to a Trump administration edict issued late last week....
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Clark County sports nation’s 2nd largest population growth

New numbers out from the U.S. Census Bureau confirm something you’ve definitely noticed in the last eight years: Clark County is growing fast.Clark County...
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Cortez Masto, Rosen call for release of detained pregnant immigrants

Prompted by the recent revelation that as many as 28 women in the past two years have miscarried while in immigration detention, Senate Democrats...
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Cortez Masto cosponsors bill to offer DREAMers paid Hill internships

The day after presidential candidate Kamala Harris campaigned in Reno, the California senator and several other Democratic senators, including Nevada’s Catherine Cortez Masto, announced...

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