The Dream Defenders, a multi-racial human rights organization of youth, began their takeover of the Florida Statehouse last week.
The Texas Senate voted 19-11 for harsh anti-abortion measures that include a 20-week ban on abortions, with no exemptions for rape or incest.
What is clear is that the immigrant rights movement is facing the fight of its life.
It would still represent a major victory for immigrants, labor and the working class. It would grant legal status to most undocumented, including some who have already been ordered to depart.