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  • Obama's frustration with immigration     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood discusses the roadblocks President Obama is facing with immigration reform and reacts to the steps he will take to mend immigration on his own.

  • Obama's aggressive immigration steps     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 3:12 PM ET

    President Obama announces what steps he will take within his existing legal authority to fix immigration on his own and secure our borders.

  • Obama on immigration: I will fix things alone Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 3:10 PM ET
    President Barack Obama delivers remarks about the faltering immigration reform agenda to the news media with in the Rose Garden at the White House June 30, 2014 in Washington, DC.

    Obama said he will do all that he can on his own about immigration, based on recommendations from senior advisers, until Congress decides to act.

  • Pres. Obama: Drop politics; fix immigration     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 3:05 PM ET
    President Barack Obama in the Rose Garden.

    President Obama discusses the state of the "broken" immigration reform. Obama breaks down what a year of obstruction has meant to Americans and the root causes of the crisis.

  • WASHINGTON— White House: Boehner won't set immigration vote this year; Obama to pursue changes on his own.

  • Obama: I'll act on my own on immigration Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— In the face of an unyielding Congress, President Barack Obama said Monday he will no longer wait for Republicans to act on a sweeping immigration overhaul and will move on his own to make policy changes in what has been a top second-term priority of his presidency.

  • WASHINGTON— White House says Supreme Court ruling on contraception coverage jeopardizes women's health.

  • GOP bucking business priorities on Capitol Hill Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 3:39 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Traditional ties between the business community and the Republican Party are fraying on Capitol Hill, where the House GOP has bucked corporate interests on a series of priorities this year, from immigration to highway funding to trade.

  • Maine governor puts squeeze on welfare, immigrants Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 2:08 AM ET

    Paul LePage wants to limit state welfare benefits to those living in Maine legally, a move that could force municipalities to drop some recipients or risk losing government funds.

  • Immigration reform odds 'close to zero': Senator Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:44 AM ET
    Mexican agricultural workers cultivate romaine lettuce on a farm on October 8, 2013 in Holtville, Calif.

    With immigration legislation stalled, a key U.S. Republican senator puts the odds of enacting reform this year as "close to zero."

  • IXTEPEC, Mexico, June 25- Driven from home by. threats of gang violence and extortion and drawn to the U.S. by hopes of education and opportunity, Carlos, a 15- year-old from San Pedro Sula, Honduras, is stuck in southern Mexico, living in a shelter and trying to figure out how to get to California.

  • TOKYO, June 24- Prime Minister Shinzo Abe unveiled a package of measures on Tuesday aimed at boosting Japan's long-term economic growth, from phased-in corporate tax cuts to a bigger role for women and foreign workers, but applause from investors is likely to be muted after Tokyo backpedalled on bolder reforms.

  • Massachusetts mayor: Stop sending my city refugees! Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 7:36 AM ET
    Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno.

    A Massachusetts mayor wants an end to refugee resettlement in his city, saying Somali families are putting pressure on already strained services.

  • US border crisis     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 2:04 PM ET

    Speaker Boehner is urging President Obama to deploy the National Guard to the border "immediately" in response to a surge of unaccompanied minors migrating to the U.S. from Central America. Tamar Jacoby, ImmigrationWorks President, and former Republican Texas Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, provide perspective.

  • Gov. Perry addresses immigration issues     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    It's really fairly simple - secure the border, says Gov. Rick Perry, (R-Texas), sharing his views on immigration and securing the U.S. borders.

  • Tea party has too much GOP pull: Democrat Hoyer Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    Tea party activist William Temple protests in front of he U.S. Supreme Court in June 2012.

    The primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor shows how divided the Republican Party has become, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells CNBC.

  • Immigration reformers push Obama after Cantor loss Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:58 AM ET
    President Barack Obama

    Immigration reform advocates said they planned to step up pressure on the White House to enact changes without waiting for Congress.

  • Cantor upset: Is Sen. Alexander Next?     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    U.S. Senate candidate Joe Carr (R-Tenn.), weighs in on House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's primary loss to David Brat and provides insight to his upcoming election against veteran Tennessee Republican Senator Lamar Alexander.

  • Blankfein: Eric Cantor defeat 'stunning'     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 8:24 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein, says House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is a sensible politician, and shares his view of what his primary loss implies for the budget and immigration policies.

  • Surprise defeat for Eric Cantor     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    Discussing the Virginia GOP primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, with Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company, and Jimmy Williams, BlueNationReview executive editor.