undocumented immigrants http://kuer.org en Utah Congressmen May Consider a Path to Citizenship for the Undocumented http://kuer.org/post/utah-congressmen-may-consider-path-citizenship-undocumented <p></p><p>As Congress considers pressing issues like Syria, the debt limit, and the Affordable Care Act, there is some question whether the House will pass immigration legislation before the end of the year.&nbsp; After the Senate passed a landmark comprehensive bill in June, the House is under pressure to respond. Utah’s congressional delegation came home and talked with many of their constituents about the issue over the summer, but it’s still an open question how the state’s representatives will address undocumented immigrants.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 04:51:31 +0000 Andrea Smardon 35335 at http://kuer.org Utah Congressmen May Consider a Path to Citizenship for the Undocumented Utah's Undocumented Immigrants Want a Chance to Serve in Military http://kuer.org/post/utahs-undocumented-immigrants-want-chance-serve-military <p>Memorial Day is a time to remember those who have served in the US Armed Forces, but not everyone who wants to serve can.&nbsp;Some undocumented immigrants in Utah wish they had the opportunity to enlist in the military, and they’re hoping Congress can help.&nbsp;</p><p>Angelica Rodriguez came to Utah just before her sixth birthday from the Mexican state of Veracruz.&nbsp;By the time she was a teenager, her dream was to serve in the US armed forces.&nbsp;She says she wanted to help and protect people, especially during natural disasters.</p> Mon, 27 May 2013 22:55:33 +0000 Andrea Smardon 29928 at http://kuer.org Utah's Undocumented Immigrants Want a Chance to Serve in Military