#Immigration Headlines

MSNBC: In school sex scandal, parents fear deportation if they talk

By Sevil Omer

February 8, 2012

http://usnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/02/08/10355458-in-school-sex-scandal-parents-fear-deportation-if-they-talk

 

NATIONAL

 

Associated Press: Group cites large number of Latinos turning 18 as it projects 12.2M Latino voters in 2012

February 8, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/group-cites-large-number-of-latinos-turning-18-as-it-projects-122m-latino-voters-in-2012/2012/02/08/gIQAsk4mzQ_story.html

 

Huffington Post: On Mitt Romney’s Immigration Rhetoric, Obama-Supporting LA Mayor Previews Line Of Attack

By Elise Foley

February 8, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/08/mitt-romney-immigration-antonio-villaraigosa_n_1262552.html

 

ABC News: Los Angeles Mayor Slams Mitt Romney on Immigration

By Mosheh Gains

February 9, 2012

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/02/los-angeles-mayor-slams-mitt-romney-on-immigration/

 

Southern California Public Radio: Sherifs Dept. to Miramonte Elementary parentsWe will not ask their legal stat

By Leslie Berestein Rojas

February 8, 2012

http://multiamerican.scpr.org/2012/02/sheriffs-dept-to-miramonte-elementary-parents-we-will-not-ask-their-legal-status/

 

Washington Post: For battered immigrant women, fear of deportation becomes abuse weapon, but 2 laws can overcome that

By Pamela Constable

February 8, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/for-battered-immigrant-women-fear-of-deportation-becomes-abusers-weapon/2012/01/30/gIQAZCx3zQ_story.html

 

Associated Press: Republicans want to deny child tax credit to illegal immigrants to pay for payroll tax cut

February 8, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/republicans-want-to-deny-child-tax-credit-to-illegal-immigrants-to-pay-for-payroll-tax-cut/2012/02/08/gIQAZ8IXzQ_story.html

 

The Hill: Bill to ease Irish immigration to US about to pop in the Senate, says Sen. Brown

By Josiah Ryan

February 8, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/209515-bill-to-ease-irish-immigration-to-us-about-to-pop-in-the-senate-says-sen-brown-

 

Tribune News Service: Latinos racking up gains in jobs

February 8, 2012

http://www.mysanantonio.com/business/article/Latinos-racking-up-gains-in-jobs-3154437.php

 

Seattle Weekly: “Northern Border Coalition” Takes on the Border Patrol in New Letter to Janet Napolitano

By Nina Shapiro

February 8, 2012

http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/02/northern_border_coalition_take.php

 

Washington Times: Border Patrol union decries hiring of immigrantpublic advocat

By Jerry Seper

February 8, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/feb/8/border-patrol-union-decries-hiring-immigrant-publi/

 

San Antonio Express (Opinion): Immigrant military bila cruel joke’

By Esther Cepeda

February 8, 2012

http://www.mysanantonio.com/opinion/commentary/article/Immigrant-military-bill-a-cruel-joke-3154247.php

 

Washington Post (Right Turn Blog): Santorums agenda

By Jennifer Rubin

February 8, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/post/santorums-agenda/2012/02/08/gIQAJngdyQ_blog.html

 

National Review (Blog): Sean Trende on Romney and the Republican Demographic Divide

By Reihan Salam

February 8, 2012

http://www.nationalreview.com/agenda/290596/sean-trende-romney-and-republican-demographic-divide-reihan-salam

 

Bloomberg (Opinion): Add Immigration to Obama’s Chosen Battles

By Francis Wilkinson

February 8, 2012

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-02-08/add-immigration-to-obama-s-chosen-battles-the-ticker.html

 

Kansas City Star (Opinion): Backlash against Kris Kobach on immigration is growing

By Mary Sanchez

February 9, 2012

http://www.kansascity.com/2012/02/08/3418477/backlash-against-kobach-on-immigration.html#storylink=cpy

 

Huffington Post (Blog): The Moment of Truth Is Near

By David Leopold

February 7, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-leopold/post_2955_b_1257855.html

 

The Phoenix Star (Opinion): Immigration a driver for growth

By Janet French

February 9, 2012

http://www.thestarphoenix.com/Immigration+driver+growth/6124093/story.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Cook County, Immigration Detainers, and the Real Cost to Public Safety

By Tara Tidwell Cullen

February 8, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tara-tidwell-cullen/cook-county-immigration_b_1261208.html

 

LOCAL

 

Associated Press-Florida: Group uses billboard to chide Scott on immigration

By Laura Wildes-Munoz

February 8, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/02/08/2631682/group-uses-billboard-to-demand.html#storylink=cpy

 

Santa Fe New Mexican: House sends immigrant driver’s license bill to Senate

By Steve Terrell

February 8, 2012

http://www.santafenewmexican.com/Local%20News/House-sends-driver-s-license-bill-to-Senate

 

Salt Lake Tribune: Immigration laws: Utah House blocks E-Verify bill

By David Montero

February 8, 2012

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/53472422-90/bill-dougall-employers-file.html.csp

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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