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Tag Archives: DAPA

Here’s what Congress can do about DACA— and where Colorado’s representatives stand on each plan

With a formal announcement that Donald Trump’s administration will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program — known as DACA — attention has quickly […]...

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September 5, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

In Colorado, Trump administration’s move to keep DACA for immigrants brings relief, frustration, and determination

Immigrants rights and advocacy groups in Colorado say they are hesitantly hopeful following the Trump administration’s decision to keep a program that protects some younger immigrants from deportation. Department […]...

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June 16, 2017 Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Morgan Carroll: Mike Coffman wants to ‘tear families apart’

On Monday morning, as the U.S. Supreme Court began hearing arguments for a critical immigration case, Colorado Democratic Sen. Morgan Carroll accused her opponent, U.S. […]...

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April 19, 2016 Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Wiretap: SCOTUS Immigration case will transform the election

Major case The stakes couldn’t be much higher in the United States v. Texas, arguably the most important immigration case to hit the Supreme Court […]...

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April 18, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Colorado immigration activists join U.S. hunger strike

Arturo Hernandez Garcia, who has sought sanctuary from deportation since November, will be reunited with his family tomorrow — not at their home in Thornton, […]...

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June 16, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, The Mix

No sanctuary: Immigrants struggle to keep families together in wake of Obama’s deportation-relief delay

Arturo Hernandez Garcia, 42, has been waiting seven months in the basement of the First Unitarian Church of Denver for some shift in national immigration […]...

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May 28, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Mix

Bringing Papá home for the holidays, from immigration detention

When immigration authorities first came to Jose Luis Guerrero Luna’s door in Aurora, they were looking for someone else. “We didn’t really know our rights […]...

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December 23, 2014 The Mix

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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First look: The big questions on your November ballot in Colorado

From slavery to smartphones to fixing our “damn roads,” Coloradans could face a kaleidoscope of questions on their November ballots. With the election more than […]

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