Luis Gutierrez's file:
Gutierrez

Democrat from Illinois

Luis Gutierrez is a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois.

Recent statements involving Luis Gutierrez

"We spend $18 billion a year on making sure that the federal government has immigrant enforcement agents. That's more than DEA and the ATF and the FBI and all the other enforcement (agencies) combined."

U.S. Reps. Eric Cantor and Luis Gutierrez were "touring the country last year … joined at the hip, working together in a bipartisan fashion indeed for the goal of immigration reform."

Says under the Senate immigration bill, newly legalized immigrants will "pay every tax possible, but you don’t get a single benefit" for 10 years.

"Forty percent of the undocumented workers in this country" entered the U.S. legally and "overstayed their visa."

Recent stories featuring Luis Gutierrez

Fact-checking attacks on the DREAM Act:

With the DREAM Act heating up in Congress, so too is rhetoric about it. We take a look at claims from opponents of the proposal, which would provide a path to citizenship for children brought to the United States illegally who later complete two years in college or the military. U.S. Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, is among the foes.

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