Immigration Archive

‘Gang of Eight’ Unveils Legislation to Overhaul Immigration

(KCPW News) After months of negotiating, a bipartisan group of US senators known as the Gang of Eight has released their proposal

Utah Chambers of Commerce Seek Action on Immigration

(KCPW News) Presidents from various Utah Chambers of Commerce came together on Tuesday morning to urge Congress to pass immigration reform legislation

Bill to Block Medicaid Expansion Advances Out of House

(KCPW News) The Utah House of Representatives on Monday advanced legislation aimed at blocking federal Medicaid expansion in the state under the

Bill to Allow Wine Sampling in Utah Liquor Stores Passes Out of Senate

(KCPW News) A bill that would allow retailers to sample wines in Utah liquor stores passed out of the Senate on Monday

Lawmakers Debate Postponing State Immigration Measures

(KCPW News) A bill that would push back the start date of Utah’s guest worker program for undocumented immigrants was debated in

Arguments Made in Utah Immigration Law Case

(KCPW News) Civil rights attorneys argued for making permanent an injunction against a contentious immigration enforcement law on Friday afternoon, while protesters

Politics Up Close: Rep. Rebecca Chavez-Houck, Gov. Herbert’s Environmental Adviser

Progressive public policy is the goal of Democratic State Representative Rebecca Chavez-Houck. The Salt Lake City lawmaker has served in the legislature

Shurtleff: Supreme Court Ruling Mostly a Win for Utah’s Law

Utah’s top law enforcement official says today’s Supreme Court ruling striking down much of Arizona’s illegal immigration enforcement law is mostly a

Republican Gubernatorial Candidates Discuss Immigration During Debate

(KCPW News) Health care, how to manage public lands, jobs and the economy were all topics of discussion GOP candidates for