Tag Archive | "U.S. Senate"

Bipartisan Senate Immigration Bill Passes, Faces Tough Fight In the House

Ashley Lopez: The U.S. Senate passed its bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform bill Thursday evening with a 68-32 vote and the help of both Democrats and 14 Republicans. However, the legislation’s toughest battle remains in the Republican-led U.S. House.

Published in Blog, Government, Immigration, Politics

U.S. House Struggles With Farm Bill, Immigration Reform

Ashley Lopez: The U.S. House of Representatives didn’t pass its Farm Bill this week because of a breakdown over an amendment from a Florida Congressman, all the while a House bipartisan working group is struggling to reach a bipartisan deal on immigration reform.

Published in Blog, Government, Immigration, Politics

Charlie Crist to Testify About Florida Voting in Senate Committee

Ashley Lopez: On Wednesday, former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist will testify in front of a U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee about the state’s election laws and procedures following this year’s disastrous presidential election.

Published in Blog, Government, Politics

Dear Marco: Don’t Forget Martí

Ralph De La Cruz: FCIR’s blogger has some advice for Marco Rubio.

Published in Blog, Politics