WASHINGTON— Latinos and immigration activists are warning of political peril for President Barack Obama and Democrats in the fall election unless the president acts boldly and soon to curb deportations and allow more immigrants to remain legally in the U.S.» Read More
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, discusses the importance of credentials to obtain middle class jobs.
President Obama won't hesitate to take executive action to move forward, says Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, sharing his thoughts on what he expects to hear tonight from President Obama's State of the Union address, which will include such topics as jobs creation; immigration reform, and fair wages.
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, discusses using smart card technology to protect consumers from "sophisticated" hackers and the need for immigration reform.
Government has to get out of the way, says Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO & president, discussing job creation, the state of small business, and immigration reform.
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson lays out his growth plan for American on CNBC's "The Kudlow Report."
Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley managing director, shares his views on Chris Christie's 'Bridgegate," minimum wage, and immigration reform. I'm a believer we have a real income inequality challenge, says Ford.
WASHINGTON, Jan 5- The U.S. Congress begins its legislative year on Monday with an emphasis on economic and fiscal affairs, including legislation to fund the government beyond Jan. 15 and the likely confirmation of Janet Yellen as the first woman to head the Federal Reserve.
John Dearie, Financial Services Forum, discusses how immigration will impact the jobs market and economy.
The 2014 election year will scare lawmakers away from hot-button issues, two Beltway insiders told CNBC on Friday.
ROME, Dec 23- Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta promised on Monday to present a formal coalition pact in January with reforms ranging from an overhaul of the electoral law to cuts to bureaucracy and taxes.
LONDON, Dec 23- A pledge by Britain's government to slow immigration could make the economy 11 percent smaller by 2060 and taxpayers would have to fund higher public spending, a study by a leading research institute showed on Monday.
*Filmmaker survived dangerous boat passage to Italy from Libya. ROME, Dec 22- Seven years ago, Dagmawi Yimer was "between life and death" when Italian navy officers rescued him and 30 others from a skiff in heavy seas between Libya and the island of Lampedusa.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Dec 18- Concerns among Hispanics that signing up for medical insurance under President Barack Obama's healthcare law may draw the scrutiny of immigration authorities has hurt enrollment, according to advocates of the policy.
TOKYO, Dec 11- During the early days of "Abenomics," U.S. businesses were optimistic they could convince Japan's government to make a small change to the nation's tight immigration rules to let more household helpers into the country.
*Changes in " Brussels consensus" likely to be only limited. These articles of faith are widely regarded as self-evident truths in the European Commission and the European Central Bank but are often regarded by voters as the cause of their misfortunes rather than the solution to them.
SEOUL, Dec 6- For 61- year old construction worker Chae Chang- geun, an ethnic Korean from China, Seoul is a place to make money but not a place to call home.
Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO), says he hopes the House will look at the Senate immigration bill.
Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO), discusses why he voted "no" on the fiscal cliff issue and the debt challenges that remain.
Martin Ruhs, senior researcher at the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society at Oxford University, discusses the U.K.'s immigration policy and how it's looking at reducing access to the welfare state.
Emran Mian, director of the Social Market Foundation, discusses the EU migration debate in the U.K.