Today’s #Immigration Headlines

Courtesy of AMERICA’S VOICE

 

EFE: Pro-immigrants Groups Criticize Romney’s VP Pick

August 13, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/13/pro-immigrants-groups-criticize-romney-vp-pick/

 

NATIONAL

 

The Hill: Romney targets Hispanics in Florida

By Jonathan Easley

August 13, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/243477-romney-targets-hispanic-voters-in-florida

 

Palm Beach Post: Rubio helps Romney get GOP juices flowing in Miami visit

By George Bennett

August 13, 2012

http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/news/national-govt-politics/rubio-helps-romney-get-gop-juices-flowing-in-miami/nQ9ts/

 

Voxxi: Sen. Marco Rubio Pivots To New Role As Top Romney-Ryan Surrogate

August 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/13/marco-rubio-romney-ryan-surrogate_n_1772454.html

 

Miami Herald: Marco Rubio to introduce Mitt Romney at Republican convention

By Richard Danielson

August 14, 2012

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/08/14/2950856/marco-rubio-to-introduce-mitt.html#storylink=cpy

 

Fox News Latino: Mitt Romney’s Pick Paul Ryan: What Latinos Need to Know

By Elizabeth Llorente

August 13, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/13/mitt-romney-pick-paul-ryan-what-latinos-need-to-know/#ixzz23T71KHfe

 

NBC Latino: VP nominee Ryan’s policies to the right of most Latino voters, polls show

By Sandra Lilley

August 13, 2012

http://nbclatino.com/2012/08/13/vp-nominee-ryans-policies-to-the-right-of-most-latino-voters-polls-show/

 

Washington Times: Ryan sparks split on immigration

By Stephen Dinan

August 13, 2012

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/aug/13/ryan-sparks-split-on-immigration/

 

National Journal: What Does a Paul Ryan Pick Mean for Latinos, Blacks, and Women?

By Rosa Ramirez

August 13, 2012

http://www.nationaljournal.com/thenextamerica/politics/what-does-a-paul-ryan-pick-mean-for-latinos-blacks-and-women–20120813

 

Houston Chronicle: Ryan benefits may be short-lived, analysts say

By Richard Dunhan

August 14, 2012

http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Ryan-benefits-may-be-short-lived-analysts-say-3785467.php

 

NBC Latino: We Decide: NALEO’s Executive Director, Arturo Vargas, on Latino voting performance and frustrations

August 14, 2012

http://nbclatino.com/2012/08/14/we-decide-naleos-executive-director-arturo-vargas-on-latino-voting-performance-and-frustrations/

 

National Journal: Study: New Latino Registrations Could Help Determine Battleground States

By Jonathan Miller

August 13, 2012

http://www.nationaljournal.com/2012-presidential-campaign/study-new-latino-registrations-could-help-determine-battleground-states-20120813

 

Huffington Post: Joe The Plumber: ‘Put A Damn Fence On The Border Going To Mexico And Start Shooting’

By Luke Johnson

August 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/13/joe-the-plumber_n_1773590.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

New York Times: Young Immigrants, in America Illegally, Line Up for Reprieve

By Julia Preston

August 13, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/14/us/young-immigrants-poised-for-deportation-deferral-program.html?pagewanted=all

 

Cronkite News Service: Deferred deportation program begins accepting applications next week

By Meghan McCarthy

August 13, 2012

http://azcapitoltimes.com/news/2012/08/13/deferred-deportation-program-begins-accepting-applications-next-week/

 

Contra Costa Times: Biggest immigration relief in a generation begins Wednesday

By Matt O’Brien

August 13, 2012

http://www.mercurynews.com/nation-world/ci_21307079/biggest-immigration-relief-generation-begins-wednesday

 

TIME: Why Are Some Undocumenteds Nervous About Obama’s Immigration Reform?

By Jens Erik Gould

August 13, 2012

http://nation.time.com/2012/08/13/why-are-some-undocumenteds-nervous-about-obamas-immigration-reform/?iid=tsmodule#ixzz23T8rdaKY

 

CNN: Immigration officials spare entrepreneurs’ daughter

By Jose Pagliery

August 13, 2012

http://money.cnn.com/2012/08/13/smallbusiness/immigration/

 

Associated Press: Brewer lawyers argue for Arizona immigration law

By Jacques Billeaud

August 13, 2012

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Brewer-lawyers-argue-for-Arizona-immigration-law-3784961.php

 

Bloomberg: Immigrant-Owned U.S. Companies Said To Generate $775 Billion

By Henry Goldman

August 14, 2012

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-08-14/immigrant-owned-u-s-companies-said-to-generate-775-billion.html

 

Fox News: David Leopold on Congressman Ted Poe’s Bill to Deny Visas to Countries who don’t Accept their Deportees

August 13, 2012

http://mms.tveyes.com/ExpandGuest.asp?ln=719678

 

La Opinión (Editorial): Choosing Paul Ryan

August 13, 2012

http://www.laopinion.com/Choosing__Paul_Ryan

 

Reuters (Opinion): Romney&Ryan – adios to the Latino vote?

By Bernd Debusman

August 13, 2012

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/13/column-debusmann-idUSL2E8JD31C20120813

 

The Hill (Blog): Immigration hawks and Paul Ryan a liability for Romney

By Cesar Vargas and Ryan Campbell

August 13, 2012

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/presidential-campaign/243351-immigration-hawk-and-paul-ryan-a-liability-for-romney

 

U.S. News and World Report (Opinion): Ryan Does Nothing to Bring Women or Latinos to Romney

By Jamail Simmons

August 13, 2012

http://www.usnews.com/debate-club/is-paul-ryan-a-good-choice-for-mitt-romneys-vp/ryan-does-nothing-to-bring-women-or-latinos-to-romney

 

Bloomberg (Opinion): Obama, Romney Immigration Silence Hurts Economy

By Michael Bloomberg

August 13, 2012

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-08-13/obama-romney-immigration-silence-hurts-economy.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): President Obama’s Deferred Action: A Fair Compromise on Immigration Enforcement

By Kristian Ramos

August 13, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kristian-ramos/obama-deferred-action_b_1772573.html

 

LOCAL

 

ABC Utah: Study shows immigrants not responsible for majority of Utah crime

By Marcos Ortiz

August 13, 2012

http://www.abc4.com/content/news/slc/story/Study-shows-immigrants-not-responsible-for/p5Halos1MUG94jVKyO4GYQ.cspx

 

Deseret News: Commission studying illegal immigration impacts

By Marjorie Cortez

August 13, 2012

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865560625/Commission-studying-illegal-immigration-impacts.html?pg=all

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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