Immigration

Senate Democrats introduce bill to unite immigrant families

Nevada Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto has joined with Democratic colleagues Kamala Harris of California and Jeff Merkley of Oregon as lead sponsors of legislation...
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Unaccompanied and unrepresented, children deported from Las Vegas

Amid a growing court backlog, many children are still not represented by an attorney in the Las Vegas Immigration Court.As of May 2018, there...

Las Vegans protest Trump at Families Belong Together rally

Deisy Castro recalls the cold room she, her brother and mother stayed in when they were apprehended after coming to the United States. For...
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Attorney General Sessions, in the Peppermill, with the false choice

"What is the compassionate and right thing to do?" asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions in Reno Monday, according to the text of his prepared...
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Warren links immigration to values in Las Vegas

On Saturday two opposing political forces held events on opposite sides of Las Vegas.In Henderson, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren held a fundraising event for...

Cortez Masto: Trump started it, and executive order doesn’t fix it

President Donald Trump "caved" - as the New York Times put it - to pressure and signed an executive order to end policy that...
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Sisolak to Laxalt: Tell Trump to stop it

Several Republicans on the Nevada ballot this fall began to break their silence Monday about the prison-like camps holding immigrant children separated from their...

Mass shooting survivors seek protections under visa program

About 20 minutes after Maritza King Gutierrez’s work break, the gunfire started. She recalls people falling around her, some throwing themselves on the floor,...

A space for trans queer Latinx

Attendees drift through the door of the Make the Road Nevada office on Bonanza Road and start personalizing their space. A Mexican themed pride...
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Culinary Union fights for immigration protections as TPS recipients ponder uncertain futures

Immigrants working on the Las Vegas Strip and in Downtown Las Vegas could have the strongest job protections in the country, if the Culinary Union gets its way.

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