#Immigration Headlines

Huffington Post (Blog): A Response to Frank Sharry

By Rep. Lamar Smith

February 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-lamar-smith/post_2970_b_1274278.html

 

NATIONAL

 

Bloomberg: Alabama’s Immigration Law Could Cost Billions Annually

By Elizabeth Dwoskin

February 14, 2012

http://www.businessweek.com/top-news/alabamas-immigration-law-could-cost-billions-annually-02142012.html

 

Montgomery Advertiser: SPLC raises food stamp issues with immigration law

By Brian Lyman

February 14, 2012

http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/article/20120214/NEWS02/202140313/SPLC-raises-food-stamp-issues-immigration-law?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CFrontpage%7Cs

 

Montgomery Advertiser: Rally today to protest immigration law

By Brian Lyman

February 14, 2012

http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/article/20120214/NEWS02/202140324/Rally-today-protest-immigration-law?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CFrontpage%7Cs

 

Fox News Latino: Alabama Immigration Law May See Changes in Coming Weeks

February 13, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2012/02/13/alabama-immigration-law-may-see-changes-in-coming-weeks/#ixzz1mIS1DZEh

 

Cronkite News Service: Federal judges demand to know prosecutors’ plans in immigration cases

By Victoria Pelham

February 13, 2012

http://cronkitenewsonline.com/2012/02/federal-judges-demand-to-know-prosecutors-plans-in-immigration-cases/

 

Mediaite: Ann Coulter: If GOP Caves On Immigration, ‘No Republican Is Ever Going To Win Another National Election’

By Frances Martel

February 11, 2012

http://www.mediaite.com/tv/ann-coulter-if-gop-caves-on-immigration-no-republican-is-ever-going-to-win-a-national-election/

 

NPR: Focus On The Family’s President On Group’s Work

February 12, 2012

http://www.npr.org/2012/02/12/146780113/focus-of-the-familys-president-on-groups-work

 

Los Angeles Times (Editorial): Immigration, deportation — and no right to return?

February 13, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-ed-deport-20120213,0,7565255.story?track=rss

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Debate on Immigration, Deportation Must Be Sensible

By Rep. Luis Gutierrez

February 14, 2012

http://www.rollcall.com/issues/57_95/luis_gutierrez_debate_immigration_deportation_must_be_sensible-212370-1.html?pos=oopih

 

Washington Post (Blog): Five things you missed in Obama’s budget

By Suzy Khimm

February 13, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/ezra-klein/post/five-things-you-missed-in-obamas-budget/2012/02/13/gIQAJ5ELBR_blog.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Are the Courts Fed Up With America’s Badly Broken Immigration Laws?

By David Leopold

February 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-leopold/judging-immigration-dysfu_b_1270731.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Children of Immigrants Targeted by Tax Warfare in Congress

By Michelle Chen

February 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michelle-chen/immigration-reform-child-tax-credits_b_1270146.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Boost Our Economy by Welcoming Tourists — and Immigrants

By Ali Noorani

February 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ali-noorani/boost-our-economy-by-welc_b_1273533.html

 

LOCAL

 

Associated Press: Kan. House committee opens week of hearings on immigration measures taking opposite approach

February 13, 2012

http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/146c7dd7f20c45f5b0eca5bbbe8378fb/KS-XGR–Immigration/

 

ABQ Journal: Senate OK’s Bill To Toughen Driver’s License Law

By Dan Boyd

February 13, 2012

http://www.abqjournal.com/main/2012/02/13/politics/breaking-senate-oks-bill-to-toughen-drivers-license-law.html

 

The Tennessean: Illegal immigrants involved in fatal crashes may face higher bail

By Brian Haas

February 14, 2012

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20120214/NEWS21/302140044/Illegal-immigrants-involved-fatal-crashes-may-face-higher-bail

 

Fox News Latino: Mississippi Company Settles Lawsuit Alleging it Favored Latinos

February 13, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2012/02/13/mississippi-company-settles-lawsuit-alleging-it-favored-latinos/#ixzz1mMSqLCLq

 

Los Angeles Times: Couple get 18 months in prison for harboring illegal immigrants

By Paloma Esquivel

February 14, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-smuggling-sentence-20120214,0,162239.story

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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