#Immigration Headlines

Huffington Post Latino Voices (Blog): The Arizona “Model”: Failed Immigration Policy, Successful Voter Mobilization

By Maribel Hastings

February 24, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/maribel-hastings/the-arizona-model-failed-_b_1299800.html

 

Tucson Examiner: Arizonans serve as national model for immigration activists

By Luke Whitman

February 25, 2012

http://www.examiner.com/immigration-in-tucson/arizonans-serve-as-national-model-for-immigration-activists

 

ABC News: Obama Softens Immigration Policy with Mixed Results

By Devin Dwyer

February 24, 2012

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/02/obama-softens-immigration-policy-with-mixed-results/

 

NATIONAL

 

New York Times: Across Arizona, Illegal Immigration Is on Back Burner

By Adam Nagourney

February 26, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/27/us/politics/across-arizona-illegal-immigration-is-on-back-burner.html

 

Los Angeles Times: Illegal immigration factoring into presidential race in Arizona

By Hector Beccerra

February 24, 2012

http://articles.latimes.com/2012/feb/25/nation/la-na-arizona-immigration-20120225

 

Financial Times: Republicans talk tough on immigration

By Anna Fifield

February 26, 2012

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/2f57a67e-5f1c-11e1-9df6-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1nWMpPSjp

 

The Guardian: Mitt Romney in talks over nationwide version of tough state immigration laws

By Ed Pilkington

February 24, 2012

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/feb/24/kris-kobach-immigration-law-mastermind?newsfeed=true

 

The Guardian: Republicans could pay a heavy price for wooing the tough guy of immigration

By Ed Pilkington

February 26, 2012

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/feb/26/republicans-immigration-latino-vote?newsfeed=true

 

Huffington Post: Jan Brewer Defends Immigration Crackdown, Says Mexico ‘Controlled By Drug Cartels’

By Zach Carter

February 26, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/26/jan-brewer-immigration-crackdown_n_1302299.html

 

National Journal: Brewer Criticizes Obama Administration on Immigration

By Alexandra Jaffe

February 26, 2012

http://www.nationaljournal.com/brewer-criticizes-obama-administration-on-immigration-20120226

 

Bloomberg: Arizona Governor Brewer Backs Romney as Republican Presidential Candidate

By Sara Forden and Amanda Crawford

February 26, 2012

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-02-26/arizona-governor-brewer-backs-romney-as-republican-presidential-candidate.html

 

Chicago Tribune: Arizona governor endorses Mitt Romney days before state primary

By Mark Barabak

February 26, 2012

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-la-arizona-governor-endorses-mitt-romney-days-before-state-primary-20120226,0,1690328.story

 

Capitol Media Services: Brewer declines invite to testify on SB 1070

By Howard Fischer

February 24, 2012

http://azstarnet.com/news/local/border/brewer-declines-invite-to-testify-on-sb/article_4ad8a404-429b-5439-9e0e-3df50915300f.html#ixzz1naWePO1N

 

National Journal: Arizona Republic Endorses Romney

By Lara Seligman

February 24, 2012

http://nationaljournal.com/2012-presidential-campaign/arizona-republic-endorses-romney-20120224?mrefid=site_search

 

EFE: Community Leaders Launch Campaign to Register 200,000 Latino Voters

February 24, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/02/24/community-leaders-launch-campaign-to-register-200000-latino-voters/#ixzz1nWIRofnV

 

Associated Press: Gay sheriff prompts intriguing questions

By Pauline Arrillaga

February 25, 2012

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5iW9DrXEhpEup4YgXl-NL-HO2opKg?docId=47f46cc517a3496397c45bf373d1279d

 

Rolling Stone: Oscars: How A Better Life’s Chris Weitz and Demian Bichir Got Political

By Julia Brookes

February 24, 2012

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/blogs/national-affairs/oscars-how-a-better-lifes-chris-weitz-and-demian-bichir-got-political-20120224#ixzz1nXJf0Nsr

 

The Birmingham News: Immigration law morality addressed at Samford University conference

By Greg Garrison

February 24, 2012

http://blog.al.com/spotnews/2012/02/immigration_law_morality_addre.html

 

Los Angeles Times: Legal immigrants face deportation for filing false tax return

By David Savage and Catherine Saillant

February 26, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0226-deport-tax-20120226,0,2010800.story

 

Huffington Post Latino Voices: Immigration And Customs Enforcement (ICE) Voted One Of The Worst Places To Work In Federal Government

February 24, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/24/immigration-and-customs-enforcement-vote-worst-place-to-work_n_1299646.html

 

Washington Post: Visa program could help bank recapitalize

By Danielle Douglas

February 26, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/visa-program-could-help-bank-recapitalize/2012/02/23/gIQAMGpMcR_story.html

 

Miami Herald (Opinion): Romneys Arizona lamode would hurt all immigrants

By Andres Oppenheimer

February 25, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/02/25/2659595/romneys-arizona-law-model-would.html#storylink=cpy

 

Denver Post (Opinion): More dumb talk on immigration

By Ruben Navarette

February 26, 2012

http://www.denverpost.com/opinion/ci_20030839

 

Detroit Free  Press (Opinion): Immigration debate is about economics, not politics

By Michael Bloomberg and Rick Snyder

February 27, 2012

http://www.freep.com/article/20120227/OPINION05/120227008/Guest-commentary-Immigration-debate-is-about-economics-not-politics-Bloomberg-Snyder-New-York-Michigan?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7COpinion

 

CNN (Opinion): How Obama could win in a landslide

By Charles Garcia

February 24, 2012

http://edition.cnn.com/2012/02/24/opinion/garcia-obama-latinos/

 

Fox News Latino (Opinion): Dreamers’ Open Letter to Marco Rubio

By Erika Andiola and Myra

February 24, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/02/24/opinion-dreamers-open-letter-to-marco-rubio/

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Don’t Do As I Do, Do As I Say

By David Leopold

February 26, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-leopold/sheriff-paul-babeu_b_1302115.html

 

CNN (Opinion): Oscar nod honors the undocumented

By Chris Weitz

February 25, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/02/25/opinion/weitz-oscar-immigration/index.html

 

LOCAL

 

Washington Post: In Frederick, English language law sows conflict amid Hispanic immigrant boom

By Pamela Constable

February 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/in-frederick-english-language-law-sows-conflict-amid-hispanic-immigrant-boom/2012/02/24/gIQA5ZQJaR_story.html

 

Fox News Latino: Mississippi House Passes Tough Immigration Bill

February 25, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/02/25/mississippi-house-passes-tough-immigration-bill/

 

Philadelphia Inquirer: Pew survey in Phila. finds positive attitudes toward immigrants

By Michael Matza

February 27, 2012

http://www.philly.com/philly/news/20120227_Pew_survey_in_Phila__finds_positive_attitudes_toward_immigrants.html

 

About David Leopold
Past President and Past General Counsel, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), In-the-Trenches practicing immigration Attorney, Blogger, Activist, Photographer, Educator, World Traveler. All opinions are my own.

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