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Immigration

NC college students lobby for in-state tuition for illegal immigrants

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Some college students participated in a mock graduation at the General Assembly, asking North Carolina lawmakers to extend in-state tuition rates to students who are not in the country legally. Full story...
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Church celebrates new title while pushing for immigration reform

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videoA Wilmington congregation rejoiced in an important honor in the Catholic Church Sunday. Saint Mary Catholic Church became the third basilica in the state early August and celebrated together Sunday afternoon. Full story...
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Gov. McCrory vetoes drug testing for welfare, E-Verify exemption

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videoThe first two vetoes by North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory block a requirement that certain welfare applicants be tested for drugs before receiving benefits and an immigration-related measure. Full story...
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Protestors target McIntyre over immigration reform vote

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videoThe Leland office of Rep. Mike McIntyre got a visit from protestors today, who are upset with the Democrat's vote on immigration reform. Full story...
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NC House Dems ask for changes on immigration bill

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Democratic lawmakers are asking the architects of a North Carolina House immigration bill to tone down some of its enforcement measures. Full story...
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NC House Republicans file major immigration bill

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North Carolina House Republicans have filed legislation granting driving privileges to undocumented immigrants while adding new enforcement measures, including a provision allowing law enforcement officers to check immigration status during stops or arrests if they reasonably suspect a person is living in the country illegally. Full story...
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Poll: Most in NC support gun control, voter ID, immigrants

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A new Elon University poll looks at how North Carolinians feel about issues like gun control, voter identification and immigration, as well as their opinion on Gov. Pat McCrory and the General Assembly. Full story...
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Obama speech sets stage for looming policy fights

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President Barack Obama has prepared a second inaugural address that broadly lays out his vision for the country's future while leaving the details of the policy fights over taxes, guns, immigration and other divisive issues for another day. Full story...
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Supporters: Woman's immigration hearing canceled

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Supporters of a woman who faces deportation to her native Mexico after she tried to use a fake Social Security to apply for cable television service says an immigration hearing has been canceled. Full story...
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NC immigration panel says feds should do more

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A General Assembly committee set up to examine what North Carolina can do to crack down on illegal immigration is recommending no new legislative action other than urging the federal government to do more. Full story...
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ALIPAC endorses McIntyre, hopes Pantano supporters will follow

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A political action committee known for its strong stance against illegal immigration is endorsing Rep. Mike McIntyre in his reelection bid. Full story...
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Locals react to Supreme Court ruling on Arizona immigration law

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video While throwing out a number of key provisions, the high court left in place the provision that requires police to check the immigration status of suspects stopped for other violations. We wanted to know what the local implications of the Supreme Court decision are. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: US House candidates battle over immigration ideals

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video Pantano says Rouzer supports a form of amnesty and has betrayed the conservative cause. Rouzer says he does not support amnesty and calls Pantano a protectionist. Full story...
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Young immigrants to rally at NC community college

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Illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children plan to risk arrest and deportation at a rally in Charlotte where they'll protest laws that make it harder for them to get an education. Full story...
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Federal officials apologize for Cary office search

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A federal official told leaders in Cary that the recent search for a site for a new immigration office was badly handled. Full story...
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