#Immigration Headlines

EFE: Romney Confident Undocumented Will “Self-Deport”

By Maria Peña

January 25, 2012

http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=465196&CategoryId=13303

 

Miami Herald (Blog): Bienvenido a Miami. Why the Republican presidential candidates are pushing for the Hispanic vote

By Marc Caputo
January 25, 2012

http://miamiherald.typepad.com/nakedpolitics/2012/01/bienvenido-a-miami-why-the-republican-presidential-candidates-are-pushing-for-the-hispanic-vote.html#storylink=cpy

 

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National Journal: IMMIGRATION: Same Words, No Progress

By Fawn Johnson

January 24, 2012

http://www.nationaljournal.com/stateoftheunion/immigration-same-words-no-progress-20120124

 

Los Angeles Times: Obama calls on Congress to resurrect Dream Act

By Brian Bennett

January 24, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/politics/la-pn-obama-calls-on-congress-to-resurrect-dream-act-20120124,0,6487545.story?track=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+latimes%2Fnews%2Fpolitics+%28L.A.+Times+-+Politics%29&utm_content=Google+Feedfetcher

 

MSNBC: Obama draws contrast with GOP on immigration, urging pathway to citizenship

By Michael O’Brien

January 24, 2012

http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/01/24/10229109-obama-draws-contrast-with-gop-on-immigration-urging-pathway-to-citizenship?chromedomain=nbcpolitics

 

Fox News Latino: State of the Union: Obama Calls for Greater Income Equality and Immigration Reform

January 25, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/01/25/obama-reiterates-need-for-immigration-reform-in-state-union/#ixzz1kTUDpkwq

 

The Hill: Lawmakers praise tax reform proposals, but skeptical on energy, immigration

By Alexander Bolton

January 25, 2012

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/206379-lawmakers-praise-tax-reform-proposals-but-skeptical-on-energy-immigration

 

International Business Times: State of the Union Speech 2012: Is Obama’s Immigration Remark a True Copy of Last Year’s Speech?

By Sageeta Mukher

January 25, 2012

http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/287145/20120125/state-union-2012-obama-immigration-what-different.htm

 

The Guardian: State of the union: what President Obama should say

January 25, 2012

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2012/jan/24/state-of-the-union-president-obama?newsfeed=true

ABC News: Obama Leads by Wide Margins Among Latinos, but Florida in Play for GOP

By Matthew Jaffe

January 25, 2012

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/01/obama-leads-by-wide-margins-among-latinos-but-florida-in-play-for-gop/

 

New York Times: Romney’s Plan for ‘Self-Deportation’ Has Conservative Support

By Julia Preston

January 24, 2012

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/01/24/romneys-plan-for-self-deportation-has-conservative-support/

 

New York Times: Romney Sidesteps Tough Immigration Talk in Florida

By Lizette Alvarez

January 24, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/25/us/politics/courting-latinos-romney-treads-lightly-on-immigration.html

 

Miami Herald: Miami becomes battleground for Gingrich, Romney

By Erika Bostad and Marc Caputo

January 25, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/24/v-fullstory/2606663/miami-becomes-battleground-for.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Florida Race Tests Rivals’ Appeal to Hispanics

By Arian Campo-Flores and Valerie Bauerlein

January 25, 2012

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204624204577181261424390948.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

CNN: Florida’s Latino voters will be a factor in the primary

By Gustavo Valdes

January 24, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/24/politics/florida-latino-vote/

CNN: New Spanish ad casts Romney as ‘two-faced’

By Ashley Killough

January 24, 2012

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/01/24/new-spanish-ad-casts-romney-as-two-faced/

Huffington Post: Mitt Romney Slammed As ‘Two-Faced’ In Florida Spanish-Language Ad

By Dave Jamieson and Elise Foley

January 24, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/24/mitt-romney-latino-vote-florida-primary_n_1228423.html

The Hill: SEIU leader: Romney wants to deny housing, heat and water to illegal immigrants

By Josh Lederman

January 24, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/gop-presidential-primary/206149-union-leader-romney-wants-to-deny-housing-heat-and-water-to-illegal-immigrants

 

Hispanic Business Times: Newt Gingrich Says Marco Rubio, Susana Martinez Are Possible Running Mates

By Rebecca Villaneda

January 24, 2012

http://www.hispanicbusiness.com/2012/1/24/newt_gingrich_says_marco_rubio_susana.htm

 

Fox News Latino: Florida GOP Debate: Immigration Proposals Anger Protesters

By Deborah Bowden

January 24, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/01/24/florida-gop-debate-immigration-proposals-anger-protesters/

 

CQ: ICE Considers Expansion of «Immigration» Pilot Program, Pending Review

By David Harrison
January 24, 2012

http://cq.com/doc/news-4015273?wr=bzR2QWhQbmtjMG5nKlhvYjVhSk9Mdw

 

New York Times: Police Gang Tyrannized Latinos, Indictment Says

By Peter Appelbome

January 24, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/25/nyregion/connecticut-police-officers-accused-of-mistreating-latinos.html?ref=todayspaper

 

Arizona Daily Star: Captured crossers returning less often

By Brady McCombs

January 24, 2012

http://azstarnet.com/news/local/border/captured-crossers-returning-less-often/article_eb52a695-4193-5166-8429-0bc0ce3fc816.html

 

Fox News Latino: Latinos Demián Bichir & Bérénice Bejo Get Oscar Nominations

By Alexandra Gratereaux

January 24, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/entertainment/2012/01/24/latinos-demian-bichir-berenice-bejo-get-oscar-nominations/#ixzz1kQ446SGH

 

Associated Press: Bulgarian who assumed murdered boy’s ID getting out of prison, going to US immigration agents

January 24, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/bulgarian-who-assumed-murdered-boys-id-getting-out-of-prison-going-to-us-immigration-agents/2012/01/24/gIQA3QEMOQ_story.html

 

CNN (Opinion): Mr. President, an idea on immigration

By Lane Erickson

January 24, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/24/opinion/erickson-immigration/index.html

 

Washington Post (Opinion): Why Obama is trying to put Arizona in play

By Ruth Marcus

January 24, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/arizona-becomes-an-election-target-for-obama/2012/01/24/gIQAVLVdOQ_story.html

 

Miami Herald (Opinion): The silly, the liars and the panderers

By Fabiola Santiago

January 24, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/23/2606111/the-silly-the-liars-and-the-panderers.html#storylink=cpy

 

Washington Post (Blog): What do Latino evangelical voters want?

By Gabriel Salguero

January 24, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/guest-voices/post/what-do-latino-evangelical-voters-want/2012/01/24/gIQAxuSFOQ_blog.html

The Hill (Blog): A conservative alternative to the DREAM Act

By Robert Gittelson

January 24, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/politics/206193-robert-gittelson-co-founder-of-conservatives-for-comprehensive-immigration-reform

 

Huffington Post (Blog): History Repeats Itself as Romney Takes a Hard-line on Immigration

By Philip Wolgin

January 24, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/philip-wolgin/mitt-romney-immigration_b_1229201.html

Fox News Latino (Opinion): Romney’s ‘Self-Deportation’ Solution at GOP Debate Shows a Candidate Out of Touch

By Lili Gil

January 24, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/01/24/en-serio-romneys-brilliant-solution-to-immigration-is-self-deportation/#ixzz1kPsPWSCZ

 

Huffington Post Latino Voices (Blog): As The GOP Primaries Head To Hispanic Heavy States, Republicans Would Do Well To Heed Reagan

By Kristian Ramos

January 24, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kristian-ramos/as-the-gop-primaries-head_b_1225030.html

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Arizona Republic: Arizona Accord aims to guide immigration dialogue

By Alia Beard Rau

January 24, 2012

http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2012/01/23/20120123arizona-accord-aims-guide-immigration-dialoague.html

 

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: House Democrats promote agenda, including repealing immigration law

By Christopher Quinn

January 24, 2012

http://www.ajc.com/news/georgia-government/house-democrats-promote-agenda-1315493.html

EFE: Mexicans in South Carolina “Confused” About Immigration Law

January 24, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2012/01/24/mexicans-in-s-carolina-confused-about-immigration-law/#ixzz1kQ71MOz9

 

Associated Press-California: 12 arrested in San Bernardino immigration protest

January 24, 2012

http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_19815444

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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