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House Republicans Brace for Crazy-Making Intra-Party Immigration Fight
Originally Posted: 06/27/2013 - 2:19pm | Type: Blog

With only hours left until the Senate releases the final tally of those in favor of immigration reform, House Speaker John Boehner along with other house majority leader’s prepare as controversial issues are b ...

Religious leaders weigh in on immigration debate
Originally Posted: 06/26/2013 - 11:04am | Type: Press

June 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Tim Townsend ...

Evangelical Immigration Table Planning 'Week of Prayer' for Senate Vote
Originally Posted: 06/25/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

June 21, 2013 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Growing list of American Evangelicals calling for Congress to pass immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/25/2013 - 3:35pm | Type: Press

June 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff Reporter ...

Faith leaders call for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/25/2013 - 3:23pm | Type: Press

June 23, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Aguilera ...

Evangelical Week of Prayer for Immigration Reform Kicks Off near Capitol
Originally Posted: 06/25/2013 - 11:01am | Type: Press

June 24, 2013 Press Releases With a final Senate vote on broad, bipar ...

Immigration Flap Over Conscientious Objection Resolved Peacefully
Originally Posted: 06/24/2013 - 12:56pm | Type: Blog

A woman who has lived legally in this country for more than 30 years was granted her request to become a naturalized United States citizen Thursday after initially being refused conscientious objector status b ...

Immigration Deal Would Double Size of Border Patrol
Originally Posted: 06/20/2013 - 1:59pm | Type: Blog

In an attempt to attract conservative voters, undecided senators, and Republicans, talks of doubling border patrol security is in the works. In an attempt to attract conservative ...

The Death of a Talking Point: Immigration Reform Could Save Taxpayers $1 Trillion
Originally Posted: 06/19/2013 - 10:38am | Type: Blog

The CBO found that bipartisan immigration reform in the Senate would trim nearly $1 trillion off the federal deficit, while spurring the economy and creating jobs. People of faith ...

On Scripture: Fear and Wisdom In The Immigration Debate
Originally Posted: 06/19/2013 - 10:29am | Type: Blog

They have many labels. Undocumented immigrants. Illegal Immigrants. Illegal Aliens. Wetbacks. Jan Brewer, the governor of Arizona, recently suggested that most of them are “drug mules.” Some have even called t ...

Republican Senators Seek Border Compromise for Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 06/18/2013 - 3:18pm | Type: Blog

Could drone surveillance be the answer to conservative’s immigration uncertainties? Could drone surveillance be the answer to conservative’s immigration uncertainties? Republican ...

Blocking Immigration Bill Would Doom 2016 Hopes, says Leading Republican
Originally Posted: 06/18/2013 - 3:29pm | Type: Blog

In order to stand a chance of the Presidency in the 2016 election, the Republican Party should not obstruct the ideas of an immigration overhaul, says Republican Senator Lindsey Graham. ...

Sojourners—Welcoming Immigrants With Open Arms
Originally Posted: 06/14/2013 - 1:18pm | Type: Press

June 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Jakeman Law ...

Loving Our Country By Facilitating Opportunity
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 2:42pm | Type: Blog

I love our country and the people in it. I admit that I have received many more opportunities than I deserve. I am ready to facilitate opportunities for others. When I first met ...

The Evangelical, Latino case for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 12:48pm | Type: Press

June 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Rev. Samuel Rodriguez ...

Bordering on the truth: Myths and facts about immigration
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 10:25am | Type: Press

June 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Maryada Vallet ...

Reversing the Trend of Teens Leaving the Church: Using Climate Change to Reengage Our Youth
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 10:21am | Type: Press

June 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Deborah Fikes ...

Immigration Reform Crucial to Future of Evangelical Church, Analysts Say
Originally Posted: 06/11/2013 - 2:26pm | Type: Press

June 7, 2013 Sojo in the News Stoyan Zaimov ...

Churches Shouldn't Be Think Tanks
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 8:25am | Type: Blog

I think it’s natural to have your views about the world change as you experience more of the world, and I wish it were easier to be honest about that when it happened. I wish it were encouraged. ...

Conservative Congressman Targets DREAMers
Originally Posted: 06/07/2013 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

Despite the progress on immigration reform being made in the Senate, this week offered an unfortunate reminder of the uphill battle any legislation faces in the House of Representatives. ...

Evangelical leaders unite for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 9:10am | Type: Press

June 6, 2013 Sojo in the News Angie Moses ...

First Baptist Orlando helps lead faith-based support for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:26pm | Type: Press

June 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Jeff Kunerth ...

Evangelicals pushing Republicans to back immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 10:15am | Type: Press

June 7, 2013 Sojo in the News Daniel Gonzalez ...

Colorado Approves Driver's Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants
Originally Posted: 06/06/2013 - 12:10pm | Type: Blog

Colorado became the eighth U.S. state to grant driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants on Wednesday. Colorado became the eighth U.S. state to grant driver's lic ...

John Boehner Vital to Immigration and the Debt Ceiling
Originally Posted: 06/05/2013 - 1:23pm | Type: Blog

John Boehner's future political aspirations could be a big deciding factor in his stance on immigration and the debt ceiling John Boehner's future political aspirations ...

‘Amnesty Man’ Rubio publicly bashed in Florida
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 3:21pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Dorton ...

S.C. Pastor Adds Voice to National Call for Bipartisan Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 3:18pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Charleston Chronicle ...

IMMIGRATION REFORM: NumbersUSA, evangelical group run ads
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 3:13pm | Type: Press

June 1, 2013 Sojo in the News David Olson ...

Evangelicals doing more than just praying for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

June 1, 2013 Sojo in the News Griselda Nevarez ...

Willow Creek Church's Lynne Hybels Says Immigration Reform Is Personal
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 3:04pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Leonardo Blair ...

Evangelical group announces new media campaign
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:26pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News The Crescent-News ...

Political Ads Supporting and Against Immigration Reform Hit Kentucky
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:24pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Phillip M. Bailey ...

Evangelical Christians call for Immigration Reforms
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:20pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Stu Johnson ...

Extreme Right Wing Republicans Supports Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:16pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News James Turnage ...

Evangelicals Targeted by Immigration Reform Ads
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:09pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Mike Osborne ...

Palmetto state is focus of immigration reform battle
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:05pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Joel Allen ...

Farm Leaders Back Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 12:54pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Jeremy Redmon ...

Evangelical group releases ad in support of immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 12:42pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Chas Sisk ...

O.C. pastor: Immigration debate boils down to loving thy neighbor
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 12:37pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Cindy Chang ...

Growing list of American Evangelicals calling for Congress to pass immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 9:55am | Type: Press

June 2, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff ...

Evangelical Christians launch campaign to #Pray4Reform of immigration system
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Nicole Narea ...

Evangelical leaders spend $250,000 to back immigration reform
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 3:56pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Kathleen McGrory ...

Immigration reform ads target evangelicals
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 3:53pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff ...

Nuns on the Bus Back in D.C.
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 3:50pm | Type: Blog

The Nuns on the Bus stopped by Washington, D.C., this week, and Sojourners staffers were on hand to return high fives and listen to speeches from the sisters and leaders in the labor movement. This was just on ...

Pandora Refuses to Run* Hate Ads After Immigration Reform Supporters Protest
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 10:28am | Type: Blog

Pandora has taken the ads down after reviewing FAIR’s record. Thousands of Sojourners readers signed a petition asking them not to accept hateful ads in the future, and donated to help Sojourners run ads with ...

Another day, another immigration-hardline group pays to bash Marco Rubio in FL
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:24pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Marc Caputo ...

Undocumented in Moore: Why Evangelicals Want Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:17pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Dias ...

Evangelical groups launch $250,000 immigration campaign
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:14pm | Type: Press

May 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Alan Gomez ...

Evangelicals Make $250,000 Immigration Reform Ad Buy
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:06pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

Evangelicals to push immigration reform on Florida radio
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:04pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Alex Leary ...