July 25, 2014 - 5:30pm
The Republican speaker of the state Assembly has asked the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to look elsewhere when federal officials search for states to house refugee children coming across the U.S.-Mexico border.
March 18, 2014 - 5:15pm
Students rally at the Capitol for in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants, March 18, 2014. Photo: Gil Halsted / WPR News
More than 100 high school and college students marched from the state Capitol to the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus Tuesday afternoon in support of a bill that would grant undocumented students living in Wisconsin the right to pay in-state tuition to attend college or university.
February 4, 2014 - 11:00am
State Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa (D-Milwaukee)
State Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa is trying to revive three measures that she says would help Hispanic and Latino residents in Wisconsin and improve community safety.
A coalition of Wisconsin religious leaders is among those hoping the federal government will end its partial shutdown this week: they are asking Congress to once again take up immigration reform.