Today’s #Immigration Headlines

Courtesy of AMERICA’S VOICE

 

Washington Times: Conservative ads in Spanish tell a different story to Hispanics

By Stephen Dinan

August 9, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/aug/9/conservative-ads-in-spanish-tell-a-different-story/

 

Talking Points Memo: Living the DREAM: Dems Push To Get The Act In Party Platform

By Pema Levy

August 9, 2012

http://2012.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/08/dems-push-for-dream-act-plank-in-party-platform.php

 

Fox Reno: America’s Voice releases “Spotlight on Nevada: Immigration, Latino Voters and the 2012 Elections”

August 9, 2012

http://www.foxreno.com/news/news/national-govt-politics/americas-voice-releases-spotlight-nevada-immigrati/nQFFM/

 

NATIONAL

 

New York Times: Illegal Immigrants See Opportunity in New Rule

By Adeshina Emmanuel

August 9, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/10/us/illegal-immigrants-see-opportunity-in-work-permit-rule.html

 

Huffington Post: Antonio Villaraigosa: Obama Should Follow California On Secure Communities Immigration Program

By Elise Foley

August 9, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/09/antonio-villaraigosa-obama-secure-communities-_n_1762177.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

CBS News: In Colorado, Obama slams Romney on immigration

By Leigh Ann Caldwell

August 9, 2012

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-57490267-503544/in-colorado-obama-slams-romney-on-immigration/

 

National Journal: Widening Racial Chasm an Issue for Both Parties

By Ronald Brownstein

August 10, 2012

http://nationaljournal.com/thenextamerica/politics/widening-racial-chasm-an-issue-for-both-parties-20120810?mrefid=site_search

 

Politico: Exclusive: Obama to include Republicans in hard-hitting convention

By Mike Allen

August 10, 2012

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0812/79542.html

 

National Journal: Poll: Republicans Want Rubio for Vice President

By Steven Shepard

August 9, 2012

http://nationaljournal.com/2012-presidential-campaign/poll-republicans-want-rubio-for-vice-president-20120809

 

CNN: Hitting the Swing States and Veepsteakes: Ana Navarro and Jon Ralston on the Latino Vote

August 10, 2012
http://mms.tveyes.com/ExpandGuest.asp?ln=718445

 

Associated Press: Mitt Romney VP Pick: Obama Campaign, Allies Pick At Possible Choices

By Dan Sewell and Brian Bakst

August 9, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/09/mitt-romney-vp-pick_n_1759560.html

 

Bloomberg: Cruz Seeks to Pry Mexican-Americans From Democratic Fold

By Kathy Warbelow

August 10, 2012

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-08-10/cruz-seeks-to-pry-mexican-americans-from-democratic-fold

 

Huffington Post: Jan Brewer ‘Not Inclined’ To Endorse Russell Pearce

By Elise Foley

August 9, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/09/jan-brewer-russell-pearce-endorsement_n_1761771.html

 

The Hill: Southwestern Dems push for DREAM Act in party platform

By Cameron Joseph

August 9, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/senate-races/242967-southwestern-dems-push-for-dream-act-in-party-platform

 

Univision: Democrats want DREAM Act in party platform

By Jordan Fabian

August 9, 2012

http://univisionnews.tumblr.com/post/29059319960/democrat-want-dream

 

Fox News Latino: Democrats Struggle to Field Latino Candidates in Florida

August 9, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/09/democrats-struggle-to-field-latino-candidates-in-florida/#ixzz235Z7lWB2

 

Miami Herald: Sen. Nelson asks Homeland Security to review case of undocumented immigrant

By Veit Medick

August 9, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/08/09/2942174/sen-nelson-asks-homeland-security.html#storylink=cpy

 

Politico: Civil rights panel to tackle state immigration laws

By Tal Kopan

August 9, 2012

http://www.politico.com/blogs/under-the-radar/2012/08/civil-rights-panel-to-tackle-state-immigration-laws-131561.html

 

Politico: Bloomberg to hold immigration forums with Murdoch, Daley

By Maggie Haberman

August 9, 2012

http://www.politico.com/blogs/burns-haberman/2012/08/bloomberg-to-hold-immigration-forums-with-murdoch-131575.html

 

Reuters: Wal-Mart beats janitors’ appeal on immigration, lockups

By Jonathan Stempel

August 9, 2012

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/09/us-walmart-janitors-idUSBRE8781CZ20120809

 

New York Times (Lens): After a New Immigrant’s Killing, Conflict in a Coal Town

By Sam Dolnick

August 10, 2012

http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/10/after-a-new-immigrants-killing-conflict-in-a-coal-town/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Democratic Senate candidates push DREAM Act for the platform

By Jonathan Bernstein

August 9, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/post/democratic-senate-candidates-push-dream-act-for-the-platfom/2012/08/09/992aa5d2-e24e-11e1-89f7-76e23a982d06_blog.html

 

U.S. News and World Report (Opinion): Should the DREAM Act Be in the Democratic Platform?

By Teresa Welsh

August 9, 2012

http://www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2012/08/09/should-the-dream-act-be-in-the-democratic-platform

 

Washington Post (Blog): Romney’s historically poor performance with Latinos

By Jamelle Bouie

August 9, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/post/romneys-historically-poor-performance-with-latinos/2012/08/09/07064a84-e245-11e1-89f7-76e23a982d06_blog.html

 

The Hill (Blog): Pick Rubio or Ryan, or go home

By Former Sen. George LeMieux (R-FL)
August 9, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/presidential-campaign/243013-pick-rubio-or-ryan-or-go-home

 

NBC Latino (Opinion): Julian Castro as first Latino President?

By Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto

August 10, 2012

http://nbclatino.com/2012/08/10/opinion-julian-castro-as-first-latino-president/

 

New York Times (Blog): The Spanish Campaign

By Lawrence Downes

August 9, 2012

http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/09/the-spanish-campaign/

 

Los Angeles Times (Opinion): Arizona’s ‘show me your papers’ provision stuck in legal limbo

By Sandra Hernandez

August 9, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/opinion-la/la-arizona-immigration-police-20120809,0,4049458.story

 

LOCAL

 

CNN: Latinos in California seeks council seat in ongoing tension with Anaheim police

By Natalie Brunell, Jaqueline Hurtado and Michael Martinez

August 10, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/10/us/california-latinos-anaheim/index.html

 

Washington Times: Conservative ads in Spanish tell a different story to Hispanics

By Stephen Dinan

August 9, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/aug/9/conservative-ads-in-spanish-tell-a-different-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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