Today’s #Immigration Headlines

Courtesy of America’s Voice 

Texas Tribune: Ahead of Election, GOP Assails Democrats on Immigration

By Julian Aguilar

August 9, 2012

http://www.texastribune.org/immigration-in-texas/immigration/clinton-obama-and-gop-immigration/

 

NATIONAL

 

Associated Press: Senate candidates in Southwest call to make DREAM Act part of Democratic Party platform

August 9, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/senate-candidates-in-southwest-call-to-make-dream-act-part-of-democratic-party-platform/2012/08/09/20263562-e1ee-11e1-89f7-76e23a982d06_story.html

 

Huffington Post: Antonio Villaraigosa: Sarah Palin More Qualified Than Marco Rubio

By Elise Foley and Howard Fineman

August 8, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/08/antonio-villaraigosa-sarah-palin_n_1757810.html?utm_hp_ref=mostpopular

 

National Journal: Obama’s Update of Hispanic Agenda Keys on Economics

By Rosa Ramirez

August 8, 2012

http://nationaljournal.com/thenextamerica/economy/obama-s-update-of-hispanic-agenda-keys-on-economics-20120808?mrefid=site_search

 

Fox News Latino: Romney and Obama Campaigns Step up Wooing of Women and Latinos

By Elizabeth Llorente

August 8, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/08/romney-and-obama-campaigns-step-up-wooing-women-and-latinos/#ixzz22ze63vpL

 

Bloomberg: Obama Looks to Women, Latino Voters to Catch Romney in Colorado

By Margaret Talev and Lisa Lerer

August 9, 2012

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-08-09/obama-looks-to-women-latino-voters-to-catch-romney-in-colorado

 

Los Angeles Times: President Obama tailors outreach for select groups

By Christi Parsons and Michael Memoli

August 8, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-obama-narrowcasting-20120808,0,3456231.story

 

Univision: The one chart you need to read about the Latino vote

By Jordan Fabian and Ana Maria Benedetti

August 8, 2012

http://univisionnews.tumblr.com/post/28998764447/latino-vote-chart-univision-poll-average

 

Las Vegas Sun: Nevada political ad bashes Obama over deportations

By Tovin Lapan

August 8, 2012

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2012/aug/08/nevada-political-ad-bashes-obama-over-deportations/

 

Los Angeles Times: Conservative ad criticizes Obama for deportations

By Hector Becerra

August 8, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/politics/la-conservative-latino-ad-criticizes-obama-deportations-20120807,0,7792499.story

 

Fox News: David Leopold Debates Steve Carmota on Administrative Deferred Action

August 8, 2012

http://mms.tveyes.com/ExpandGuest.asp?ln=717731  

 

Miami Herald: Two immigrant-rights activists arrested at demonstration in Sen. Bill Nelson’s office

By Viet Medic

August 8, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/08/08/2940584/activists-press-sen-bill-nelson.html#storylink=cpy

 

Associated Press: Mo. woman receives deferral on immigration issue

August 8, 2012

http://www.necn.com/08/08/12/Mo-woman-receives-deferral-on-immigratio/landing_politics.html?&apID=e4e3029d657a4881a7d32ae0a1de266e

 

Politico: Key part of Arizona immigration law could take effect soon

By Josh Gerstein

August 8, 2012

http://www.politico.com/blogs/under-the-radar/2012/08/key-part-of-arizona-immigration-law-could-take-effect-131491.html

 

Reuters: FEATURE-US health reform may expose immigrant status of millions

By Salimah Ebrahim

August 9, 2012

http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/08/09/usa-healthcare-immigration-idINL2E8J62FF20120809

 

Associated Press: IRS discouraged fraud detection in ID program

August 8, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/courts_law/report-irs-examiners-dissuaded-from-seeking-fraud/2012/08/08/93ada660-e198-11e1-89f7-76e23a982d06_story.html

 

New York Times: California: Company Faces 2nd Suit Over Visas

By Julia Preston

August 9, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/09/us/california-infosys-faces-2nd-suit-over-visas.html?ref=todayspaper

 

National Journal (Opinion): U.S. Latinos Prove They Yield Hefty Clout in Media, Politics

By Ali Noorani

August 8, 2012

http://nationaljournal.com/thenextamerica/politics/opinion-u-s-latinos-prove-they-yield-hefty-clout-in-media-politics-20120808?mrefid=site_search

 

NBC Latino (Opinion): Latinas need to hear from Ann Romney

By Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto

August 8, 2012

http://nbclatino.com/2012/08/08/opinion-latinas-need-to-hear-from-ann-romney/

 

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): Immigrants and ‘Comparative Advantage’

By Ben Wattenberg

August 8, 2012

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577551250082215534.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

 

Huffington Post (Blog): A View From the Border on the U.S. Immigration Debate

By Donald Kerwin

August 8, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/donald-kerwin/a-view-from-the-border-on-immigration-debate_b_1730695.html

 

National Review (Blog): Immigration + Welfare = Bad News

By Mark Kirkorian

August 8, 2012

http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/313386/immigration-welfare-bad-news-mark-krikorian

 

LOCAL

 

Associated Press: Court: NJ student wrongfully denied tuition help due to mother’s immigration status

By Samantha Henry

August 8, 2012

http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/fc9367e9013645559e2a45fd79b86cc5/NJ–Tuition-Aid-Immigration

 

Los Angeles Times: Anaheim City Council rejects voting districts proposal

By Rick Rojas and Nicole Santa Cruz

August 9, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0809-anaheim-20120809,0,6500508.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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