8:54 am
Mon December 1, 2014

WSW: Upton Looks Ahead to 15th Term in Congress

Capitol Building in Washington D.C. - file photo
Credit iStock/Svetlana Larina

Republican Fred Upton will remain Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the next session of Congress. 

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4:29 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Upton Says Congress Has to Move on Immigration Reform

Fred Upton - file photo
Credit WMUK


West Michigan Congressman Fred Upton says President Obama is right when he says that Congress needs to pass immigration reform. 

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9:10 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Hispanic-American Council Director Says Focus Should be on Families

File photo of immigration protests in Washington D.C. in June of 2014
Credit Michigan United


The Executive Director of the Hispanic-American Council of Kalamazoo says President Obama's executive order is only a temporary solution.   

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6:08 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Southwest Michigan Hispanics Welcome President's Action of Immigration

But Congressman Fred Upton says Obama's "go it alone" approach isn't the solution for immigration reform
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Excitement, relief and hope were just a few of the emotions that more than 75 people from around Southwest Michigan displayed Thursday night after hearing President Barack Obama introduce new executive actions aimed at dealing with immigration.
6:06 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Snyder Says Michigan Hosting Less Than 100 Undocumented Children From Central America

Number is based on a federal report
Washington Gov. Rick Snyder said Michigan is hosting 92 undocumented children connected to the influx of tens of thousands of Central American children into the United States as of early July but said the issue will not have an impact on the states budget. Its not going to be costing the state of Michigan.