Today’s #Immigration Headlines

Courtesy of AMERICA’S VOICE

 

Sun-Sentinel: Ryan no `dreamer’ on immigration front

By William Gibson

August 14, 2012

http://weblogs.sun-sentinel.com/news/politics/dcblog/2012/08/ryan_no_dreamer_on_immigration_1.html

Politico: Paul Ryan no help to Mitt Romney with Hispanics

By Emily Schultheis and Alexander Burns

August 15, 2012

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0812/79683.html#ixzz23cN1PZXK

 

NATIONAL

 

Associated Press: US launches new immigration program as illegal immigrants scramble to get documents in order

August 14, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/dhs-ready-to-accept-applications-from-illegal-immigrants-to-avoid-deportation-get-work-permit/2012/08/14/638693dc-e681-11e1-9739-eef99c5fb285_story.html

Washington Post: Young immigrants can apply for Dream Act-like protections starting Wednesday

By Steve Hendrix

August 14, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/young-immigrants-to-apply-for-dream-act-protection-wednesday/2012/08/14/676471de-e63d-11e1-8741-940e3f6dbf48_story.html

Los Angeles Times: Immigration service expects flood of applications from youths

By Brian Bennett

August 14, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-immigrant-kids-20120815,0,2097285.story

The Hill: Administration defends immigration plan as applications to defer deportation open

By Jordy Yager

August 14, 2012

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/243693-immigration-program-open-for-applications-amid-controversy-

Associated Press: DHS launches new immigration program

By Alicia Caldwell

August 14, 2012

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gcPiUGjjEYMeAYLA5gyiN2iiTkZw?docId=13f4ae024570418a87a35f73503f3ce0

 

CQ: Administration Addresses GOP Concerns over New Deportation Policy

By Rob Margetta

August 14, 2012

 

Christian Science Monitor: Has Mitt Romney given up on the Latino vote?

By Linda Feldmann

August 14, 2012

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Politics/2012/0814/Has-Mitt-Romney-given-up-on-the-Latino-vote

The Hill: Romney Spanish-language ad says Dems ‘fooling’ Latinos

By Justin Sink

August 15, 2012

http://thehill.com/video/campaign/243721-romney-spanish-language-ad-says-dems-fooling-latinos

MSNBC: Hardball with Chris Matthews: Jose Diaz Balart and NBC’s Vicoria DeFrancesco Soto on Deferred Action, Florida and the Latino Vote

August 14, 2012

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/48666771#48666771

NPR: Racial Diversity Absent From GOP Presidential Ticket

By Ari Shapiro

August 14, 2012

http://www.npr.org/2012/08/14/158745437/on-the-road-with-romney

NPR: Eyeing Latinos, NBC News Snuggles Up To Telemundo

By David Folkenflik

August 14, 2012

http://www.npr.org/2012/08/14/158690903/eyeing-latinos-nbc-news-snuggles-up-to-telemundo

Associated Press: Bloomberg wants election debate on immigration

August 14, 2012

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/08/14/bloomberg-wants-election-debate-on-immigration/

 

Boston Globe: Murdoch, Bloomberg back immigration overhaul in Boston session

By Todd Wallack

August 14, 2012

http://www.boston.com/businessupdates/2012/08/14/murdoch-bloomberg-back-immigration-overhaul-boston-session/cL8XbzXSW9VEmCMMZ0ZT3I/story.html

 

Fox News Latino: Mitt Romney Event Host is a Convicted Colombian Narco

August 14, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2012/08/14/mitt-romney-event-host-is-convicted-colombian-narco/#ixzz23YgJ2UNv

 

CNN: Study to focus on political advertising and Latinos

By Dashia Staff

August 14, 2012

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/08/14/study-to-focus-on-political-advertising-and-latinos/

 

National Journal: Rosario Dawson Gets Attention of Young, Tech-Savvy Latino Voters

By Rosa Ramirez

August 15, 2012

http://www.nationaljournal.com/thenextamerica/politics/rosario-dawson-gets-attention-of-young-tech-savvy-latino-voters-20120815

New York Times (Editorial): Mr. Bloomberg’s Immigration Road Trip

August 14, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/opinion/mr-bloombergs-immigration-road-trip.html

 

CNN (Opinion): Today, America welcomes young immigrants

By Ali Noorani

August 15, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/15/opinion/noorani-young-immigrants/index.html

Huffington Post Latino Voices (Blog): Ten Reasons Young People Should Come Forward For Deferred Action

By Rep. Luis Gutierrez

August 14, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-luis-gutierrez/ten-reasons-young-people_b_1775552.html

Washington Post (Blog): Paul Ryan’s evolution on immigration: From pro-legalization to anti-amnesty

By Suzy Khimm

August 14, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/ezra-klein/wp/2012/08/14/paul-ryans-evolution-on-immigration-from-pro-legalization-to-anti-amnesty/

 

Fox News Latino (Opinion): With Paul Ryan, Romney’s Courting of Latinos Is Over

By Rudy Lopez

August 14, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/14/rudy-lopez-with-paul-ryan-romneys-romance-with-latinos-is-over/#ixzz23Yhem9hf

 

News-Journal (Opinion): Ted Cruz’s coming wild ride

By Ruben Navarrette

August 15, 2012

http://www.news-journal.com/opinion/navarrette-ted-cruz-s-coming-wild-ride/article_9ed5b2c9-31a8-594c-ae83-382908c161dc.html

LOCAL

 

San Antonio Express-News: Immigrant permits off to an early start

By Jason Buch

August 15, 2012

http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local_news/article/Administrative-Dream-Act-begins-today-3788285.php

Kansas City Star: New immigration policy keeps American dream alive for young, undocumented immigrants

By Eric Alder

August 15, 2012

http://www.kansascity.com/2012/08/15/3763139/new-immigration-policy-keeps-american.html#storylink=cpy

 

New York Daily News: State officials announce $450,000 in grants to groups aiding undocumented immigrants 

By Erica Pearson

August 14, 2012

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/state-officials-announce-450-000-grants-groups-aiding-undocumented-immigrants-article-1.1135794#ixzz23YeHe6Ea

 

EFE (South Carolina): South Carolina immigration unit may not ask about status

August 14, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2012/08/14/south-carolina-immigration-unit-may-not-ask-about-status/#ixzz23cLHPK5x

 

Associated Press (Pennsylvania): Pa. city’s immigration rules back in US court

August 15, 2012

http://www.sacbee.com/2012/08/15/4727021/pa-citys-immigration-rules-back.html#storylink=cpy

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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