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6:00 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Immigration Debate Heats Up In New Orleans As Reform Stalls In Congress

Catholic nuns held a rally at Loyola University in support of undocumented immigrants and immigration reform.
Kate Richardson WWNO

November was a busy month for local immigrant advocates. With immigration reform stalled in the House of Representatives and unlikely to pass before the end of the year, frustrations have boiled over across the country.

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7:00 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Local Officials Pressed To Stop Deportation Of Undocumented Workers

Congress of Day Laborers spokeswoman Jacinta Gonzalez and New Orleans City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell say local agencies should not be helping in the deportation of undocumented workers.

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The Congress of Day Laborers is pressing local elected officials to investigate reports that undocumented workers are being detained and deported. The complaints center on the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

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6:00 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Immigration Rally Protests Deportation Hearings

Civil rights advocates are pushing the Obama Administration to stop deporting labor organizers. Several facing deportation hearings attended a rally outside New Orleans City Hall.

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