Saturday, July 31, 2010
Friday, July 30, 2010
Rep. Franks: Administration Is Lying About the Arizona Immigration Law The Arizona immigration law controversy shows President Obama doesn't get security issues
Rep. Gutierrez: Immigration Problem Requires a Federal Solution The Arizona immigration law highlights the need for comprehensive immigration reform
Black Eyed Peas join Mexico in protesting Arizona immigration law SB1070 [video] A handful of protests were staged Thursday in Mexico against Arizona immigration law SB1070, and a Black Eyed Peas member this week joined other musicians such as Shakira and Kanye West in denouncing it.
Thursday, July 29, 2010
SB1070: appeal seeks to reinstate all parts of Arizona law The toughest provisions of SB1070, the Arizona law about illegal immigration, were blocked Wednesday by a judge. Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said Thursday she is appealing the decision.
Why Judge Susan Bolton blocked key parts of Arizona's SB 1070 US District Judge Susan Bolton issued a temporary injunction that halted key parts of SB 1070, the Arizona immigration law, that would have required police to check the immigration status of anyone they suspected of being an illegal resident.
With ruling, battle over Arizona immigration law enters new phase Both opponents and supporters of the Arizona immigration law are confident of winning in the end. By Wednesday's ruling may cool tempers for a while.
Court ruling unlikely to change politics of immigration The equation spelling gridlock in Congress remains unchanged: The comprehensive overhaul promoted by Obama — and Bush — lacks any GOP support in the Senate, and therefore cannot pass.
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
Arizona immigration law tints dispute over slaying Had Arizona's governor not just signed the toughest law against illegal immigrants in the nation, the slaying of Juan Varela probably would have been written off as just a tragic neighborhood dispute.
How Racist Anti-Immigrant Groups Are Trying to Recruit Environmentalists Xenophobes have launched a cynical campaign to recruit environmentalists to their cause by blaming immigrants for urban sprawl and other environmental prob
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Monday, July 26, 2010
State takes action to end exploitation of immigrants Latinos across Washington state lose thousands of dollars, their jobs, and the chance to live legally in the U.S. because of erroneous legal advice and a frequently exploited translation hitch. The Washington Attorney General's Office today announced three new settlements with individuals accused of illegally providing immigration advice.
Radio hosts pounce on Whitman's softening her tone on immigration John and Ken turn up the volume as the GOP candidate, who spent a fortune courting the right for the primary, now spends another fortune on her path back to the center.
New law exposes Arizona residents’ long-quiet tempers By Sean Alfano Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2010/07/25/new-law-exposes-arizona-residents-long-quiet-tempers/#ixzz0unoeCHdQ
Sunday, July 25, 2010
Fleeing Phoenix out of fear of immigration law As families leave the city, and state, some neighborhoods — already suffering from the weak economy — are left with fewer customers to sustain businesses.
Immigrant 'sanctuaries' rouse opponents' wrath Supporters of Arizona's immigration law say the Obama administration should be going after local jurisdictions that have proclaimed themselves relatively safe places for illegal immigrants.
Saturday, July 24, 2010
Protests of Arizona immigration law promised as deadline looms Protests and rallies are being planned in Phoenix and around the country on July 29, the day police are set to begin enforcing the controversial Arizona immigration law.
Friday, July 23, 2010
The U.S. State Department has renewed a travel warning for Mexico due to drug-related violence, particularly in the northern border areas.
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Judge doubts the constitutionality of Arizona's immigration law U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton says the provision that makes lacking immigration documents a crime may violate prior rulings that bar states from creating their own immigrant registration systems.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
20 Good Reasons to Risk Deportation for the DREAM Act 20 immigrant youth are holding sit-ins in congressional offices on Capitol Hill, risking arrest and deportation in order to draw attention to the DREAM Act, which would grant them a path to citizenship. These are their dreams- dreams that to them are well worth the risk.
Hating Hispanics: Has Arizona Ignited Firestorm After Decade of Simmering Tension? Activists Say Immigation Law Has Given Rest of Country Free License to Discriminate Against Hispanics
Monday, July 19, 2010
Mexico car bomb: 'Colombianization' of Mexico nearly complete Last week's Mexico car bomb in the border town of Cuidad Juarez killed three. It is the first known use of a car bomb against authorities and marks a troubling new level of violence in the country's brutal drug war.
Sunday, July 18, 2010
Arizona's immigration law isn't the only one Many states have their own regulations governing illegal immigrants. And five states have introduced bills similar to Arizona's SB 1070, which is the target of a federal lawsuit
Saturday, July 17, 2010
Friday, July 16, 2010
Can an overloaded Congress get to immigration reform? Congress has a full plate before November's midterms. Financial reform is likely to pass. But energy reform and immigration reform look like long shots. Here's what is on the docket.
Arizona immigration law heads to court, with $1.2 million war chest First of seven lawsuits against tough Arizona immigration law is heard Thursday in federal court in Phoenix. Money from private donors across the US has flowed into a defense fund for the statute.
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Monday, July 12, 2010
Sunday, July 11, 2010
Why it's important for progressives to get behind Obama's comprehensive immigration reform push by Rep. Raul Grijalva