The Denver artist is one of nearly 90 artists and collectives from around the world invited to participate in the 14th edition of the Sharjah Biennial in the United Arab Emirates.
Every bill gets a hearing and a vote in the Colorado legislature. In D.C, not so much.
Trump offered on Saturday to temporarily extend protections for young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children and those fleeing disaster zones in exchange for $5.7 billion for his border wall.
Ramirez Valiente’s lawyer, Lisa Guerra, said a motion filed to reopen his case cannot be processed because of the partial government shutdown.
"I do think Donald Trump is a racist based on his tweets, not just since he's been president, but when he was running for president," DeGette said.
President Donald Trump asserted that all Americans are hurt by uncontrolled illegal immigration in an address to encourage support for the border wall.
The Republican Colorado senator said he does support President Donald Trump's fight for more border security funding now.
While Latino voters remain a key part of the Democratic coalition, a third reliably vote Republican even as President Trump and the party shift right on immigration.
Supporters say the percentage of immigrants who can’t afford a lawyer for their cases is an affront to due process rights.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado successfully sued Sheriff Bill Elder for the practice.