#Immigration Round-Up

Washington Times: Romney’s push against amnesty makes immigration a defining issue

By Stephen Dinan

January 11, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jan/11/romneys-push-against-amnesty-makes-immigration-a-d/

 

Talking Points Memo: GOP Muffs Up Hispanic Outreach Effort Pretty Much Immediately

By Pema Levy

January 12, 2012

http://2012.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/01/republicans-hispanic-outreach-efforts-ignore-elephant-in-the-room.php

 

Arizona Republic: Kris Kobach, who helped write SB 1070, endorses Romney

By Dan Nowicki

January 11, 2012

http://www.azcentral.com/members/Blog/azdc/152662

 

Fox News Latino: Mitt Romney Touts Endorsement by Architect of Tough State Immigration Laws

By Elizabeth Llorente

January 11, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/01/11/mitt-romney-touts-endorsement-by-architect-toughest-state-immigration-laws/#ixzz1jBBQA52i

 

NATIONAL

 

Huffington Post: Mitt Romney Endorsed By Architect Of Arizona Immigration Law

By Elise Foley

January 11, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/11/mitt-romney-arizona-immigration-law_n_1199442.html?1326307296

 

ThinkProgress: Kris Kobach, Author Of Anti-Immigrant State Laws, Backs Mitt Romney In GOP Race

By Amanda Peterson Beadle, Marie Diamond and Ian Millhiser

January 11, 2012

http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2012/01/11/402550/kris-kobach-author-of-anti-immigrant-state-laws-backs-mitt-romney-in-gop-race/

 

Univision: Top Democrat waves off Romney’s Latino appeal

By Jordan Fabian

January 11, 2012

http://univisionnews.tumblr.com/post/15679040057/top-democrat-waves-off-romneys-latino-appeal

 

The Miami Herald: Mitt Romney: Learn English — but vote for me, por favor

January 11, 2012

http://miamiherald.typepad.com/nakedpolitics/2012/01/mitt-romney-learn-english-but-vote-for-me-por-favor.html#storylink=cpy

 

Washington Times: Romney on illegal immigration and the Dream Act

By Seth McLaughlin

January 11, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jan/11/romney-on-illegal-immigration-and-the-dream-act/

 

Fox News: Immigration debate returns to GOP campaign in South Carolina

January 11, 2012

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/01/11/immigration-debate-returns-to-gop-campaign-in-south-carolina/#ixzz1jFZrdhrn

 

Politico: Rick Santorum in South Carolina aims to regain momentum

By Jake Sherman

January 11, 2012

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0112/71355.html#ixzz1jFglEsrb

 

Huffington Post: Anti-Immigration Group Makes South Carolina Ad Buy

By Elise Foley

January 11, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/10/anti-immigrant-south-carolina-ad_n_1197807.html

 

Associated Press: As politics heat up, wealth gap creating more conflict than issues of immigration, race, age

January 11, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/as-politics-heat-up-wealth-gap-creating-more-conflict-than-issues-of-immigration-race-age/2012/01/11/gIQAAFbGrP_story.html

 

Texas Tribune: Immigration Proposal Not Seen as Major Step

By Julian Aguilar

January 11, 2012

http://www.texastribune.org/immigration-in-texas/immigration/caution-patience-urged-after-tweak-proposed/

 

Fox News Latino: ICE Takes Down Mega Fake I.D. Ring in Puerto Rico

January 12, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2012/01/12/ice-take-down-largest-black-market-id-ring-in-puerto-rico/#ixzz1jFalGN6J

 

Associated Press: Mexican officials return 70 squatters evicted from tent camp on border home to Guatemala

January 11, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/americas/mexican-officials-return-70-squatters-evicted-from-tent-camp-on-border-home-to-guatemala/2012/01/11/gIQAR0w8rP_story.html

 

Boston Globe: Salvadoran to fight immigration charges

By Milton Valencia

January 12, 2012

http://bostonglobe.com/metro/2012/01/12/salvadoran-military-official-reverses-plan-plead-guilty-immigration-charges/VX1lwseVdBFBodCokbRHlL/story.html

 

New York Times (Editorial): Romney’s Hard Line

January 11, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/12/opinion/romneys-hard-line-on-immigration.html?_r=2&smid=tw-nytimesopinion&seid=auto

 

Los Angeles Times (Editorial): Simplifying immigration

January 12, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-ed-immigration-20120112,0,7453898.story?track=rss

 

U.S. News and World Report (Opinion): Race Will Be a Major Issue for Mitt Romney

By Simon Rosenberg

January 11, 2012

http://www.usnews.com/debate-club/can-anything-stop-mitt-romney/race-will-be-a-major-issue-for-mitt-romney

 

Huffington Post Latino Voices (Blog): Mitt Romney May Well Regret Kris Kobach’s Endorsement

By David Leopold

January 11, 2011

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-leopold/mitt-romney-kris-kobach-immigration_b_1199829.html

 

Salon.com (Blog): GOP’s Latino problem gets worse

By Thomas Schaller

January 11, 2012

http://www.salon.com/2012/01/11/gops_latino_problem_gets_worse/

 

New York Times (Opinion): The Next Immigration Challenge

By Dowell Myers

January 11, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/12/opinion/the-next-immigration-challenge.html

 

The Hill (Blog): Setting the record straight on immigration rule change

By Michele Waslin

January 11, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/judicial/203565-setting-the-record-straight-on-immigration-rule-change

 

LOCAL

 

Kansas City Star: Missouri schools would be required to verify immigration status of students under new proposal

By Jason Hancock

January 11, 2012

http://www.kansascity.com/2012/01/10/3363713/missouri-schools-would-be-required.html

 

The Salt Lake Tribune: Conference of Bishops pans state immigration laws

By David Montero

January 11, 2012

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/53283574-78/conference-enforcement-federal-immigration.html.csp

 

Washington Times: Romney’s push against amnesty makes immigration a defining issue

By Stephen Dinan

January 11, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jan/11/romneys-push-against-amnesty-makes-immigration-a-d/

About David Leopold
Past President 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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