275 results for "Franco Ordonez"

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    Mel Watt becomes new chief overseeing Fannie, Freddie

    Mel Watt was sworn into a top housing finance post Monday afternoon while simultaneously bringing to an end a career in Congress spanning more than two decades.

    Monday, January 6, 2014 at 4:10 PM

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    White House presses to extend unemployment benefits

    The White House went on the offensive Friday seeking to renew an emergency aid program for out-of-work Americans that expired at the end of 2013. About 1.3 million unemployed Americans lost their unemployment insurance on Dec. 28 when Congress...

    Friday, January 3, 2014 at 4:02 PM

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    Obama deports fewer undocumented immigrants

    The Obama administration deported fewer people this year than at any other time during President Barack Obama’s time in office. After years of record-breaking removal numbers, the U.S. Immigration and Enforcement announced this year that...

    Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 6:19 PM

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    Survey: Most Latino immigrants want legal status, won’t insist on citizenship

    Armando Sanchez has had his green card for more than two decades.

    Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 12:00 AM

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    Boehner gives immigration groups unexpected hope

    While prospects for passing an immigration overhaul continue to diminish as the midterm campaign season heats up next year, immigration groups got a glimmer of hope when House Speaker John A. Boehner took aim at tea party critics and allowed a v...

    Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 1:58 PM

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    Charlotte mayor and others meet with Obama

    Less than two weeks after being sworn in as mayor of Charlotte, Patrick Cannon made his first trip to Washington, D.C. to meet with President Barack Obama.

    Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:55 PM

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    Mel Watt wins confirmation to lead Fannie, Freddie agency

    Rep. Mel Watt was confirmed to a top housing finance post Tuesday after Senate Democrats cleared a path for him by changing filibuster rules that Republicans had used to block his confirmation.

    Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 7:06 PM

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    Rep. Watt clears Senate hurdle, expected to win housing post

    Rep. Mel Watt cleared a significant hurdle Tuesday afternoon toward becoming the new leader of the influential housing-finance regulator that oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

    Monday, December 9, 2013 at 6:07 PM

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    Report raises concerns about solitary detention for gay, transgender immigrants

    Many gay, lesbian and transgender immigrants held in U.S. detention centers, who may be vulnerable to abuse by guards and other detainees, are placed in solitary confinement to protect them, but the isolation can cause psychological problems, a...

    Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 4:46 PM

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    GAO: DHS fails to keep proper records of sexual abuse allegations

    The Department of Homeland Security needs to do a better job keeping records of sexual abuse allegations at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention centers. That’s the main finding of a new Government Accountability Office repor...

    Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 5:52 PM

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