The 104 women included 20 undocumented immigrants, the largest number of undocumented immigrant women to willingly submit to arrest.
LGBT advocates have joined with business and faith leaders, organized labor, feminist and pro-choice groups, and many others to move immigration reform forward during Congress' August recess.
"Dream 9" activists were released from Arizona's Eloy Detention Center Wednesday.
Mark Zuckerburg, Facebook CEO and 29-year-old billionaire publically announced his support for comprehensive immigration reform in America at an event geared towards building momentum for immigration reform among members of the House of Representatives on Monday night.
The legislation marks the first major set of reforms to immigration policy since President Ronald Reagan's administration
In the weeks leading up to Election Day, we will be outlining state ballot initiatives and referenda of major significance to women. Since the spring of 2010, when Arizona enacted S.B. 1070 (the harshest immigration law in the country), lawmakers and immigrant rights advocates have worked both to weaken the controversial law and to ensure...