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Immigrants Help Boost Economic Vitality: Report

The study finds that immigrants play an essential role in business growth overall. Between 2000 and 2013, immigrants accounted for 48 percent of overall growth of business ownership in the U.S.

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Faith Groups Challenge Federal Deportation Policy

A “New Sanctuary Movement” to pressure President Obama to reevaluate his administration’s deportation policies and for him to act on promised executive action on immigration relief will start next week when more than a dozen places of worship in at least a dozen cities nationwide will begin providing sanctuary to undocumented immigrants with deportation orders.

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