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PrawfsBlawg: Rubio, Republicans, and immigration

Marco Rubio on the subject of immigration , in which Rubio, while not endorsing the DREAM Act, called for changes in Republican rhetoric and discussion on the topic. Rubio apparently is on the short list for Vice President (I …

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Immigration, Citizenship, Conservatively Speaking | RedState

Citizenship was once a nationality status, the founding fathers of the United States struggled greatly over this issue to protect individual liberty and protect.

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Immigration: From Florida to Arizona, and Hispanics to Native …

Arizona has SB 1070, Florida has roughly 1.5 million Hispanic voters and leading Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has activists asking why he would veto the DREAM Act. All three are related and will be in the …

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CrimProf Blog: Harris on Immigration and Local Law Enforcement

David A. Harris (University of Pittsburgh – School of Law) has posted Immigration and National Security: The Illusion of Safety Through Local Law Enforcement Action (Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol …

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Mayors urged to lead on immigration, but not to follow Arizona's path …

“As elected leaders, I implore you to stop the efforts of anti- immigrant bills,” Kelley told about 15 mayors at an immigration reform session at the U.S. Conference of Mayors convention. “It will not solve the problem of illegal …

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Rick Perry's solution to Texas' illegal immigration problem | RedState

I've been thinking a lot about this immigration problem Rick Perry seems to have. It has come to the forefront again because the people of South Carolina are.

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Bonamici, Cornilles tangle over Social Security, immigration and …

Where do Republican Rob Cornilles and Democrat Suzanne Bonamici differ on the issues in their race for the 1st Congressional District? We provide some answers.

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Camp4u: Court battles slow immigration verification

1 after legislators last year enacted a law requiring the commission to create guidelines to deal with immigration issues at county jails. The guidelines boiled down to two questions asked of every suspect booked: “Where were …

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Co-author of Arizona & Alabama immigration bills endorses Romney …

Kobach is the author or co-author of many state immigration bills including Arizona's SB 1070 and Alabama's HB 56. When running for Kansas Secretary of State, he received endorsements and even campaigned with Arizona sheriff Joe …

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Alabama Coalition for Immigrant Justice Holds Blood Drive to Show …

"I wanted to show that immigrants are here and that we went to contribute to the state," Mata said. … Alabama's HB 56 was put into effect in September of last year, and is considered the worst immigration laws in the country. …

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Immigration at Young Age Ups Risk of Psychosis | Psych Central News

Emerging research suggests immigrating during early childhood is linked to a higher risk of developing a psychotic disorder. The study supports recent.

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Candidates tough on immigration | CharlotteObserver.com & The …

Listening to the Republican White House aspirants talk about illegal immigration , voters might not know that attempted border crossings are at a 40-year low.

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Obama using immigration law as campaign tool | Gregory Kane …

Let's call it exactly what it is: the most craven caving in to political pressure ever by an American president. And, yes, since we have only one in office at a time, I can only be referring to Barack Hussein Obama.

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Immigration may heat S.C. primary | CharlotteObserver.com & The …

When it comes to illegal immigration , Republican presidential candidates are railing like it's 1999.

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AP source: Admin. plans change in immigration rule | Washington …

The Obama administration plans a rule change to help reduce the time illegal immigrant spouses and children are separated from citizen relatives while they try to win legal status in the United States, a senior administration …

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AFL-CIO, National Immigration Forum Urge Reform of Secure …

The AFL-CIO and the National Immigration Forum (NIF) sent a joint letter yesterday to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano stressing the urgent need to change the Secure Communities program. …

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Round-Up: Iowa Caucuses Guarantee that Immigration Will Be a …

Last night was the official first start for the 2012 race to the White House, and as we expected the issue of immigration was never far from the limelight. Without a doubt, Mitt Romney's recent promise to veto the DREAM Act was …

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Learn more about family unity waivers « Reform Immigration For …

Currently, many undocumented immigrants that are eligible for visas must leave the country in order to adjust their status. The devastating aspect of this requirement is that, upon leaving the US to have their documents processed in their …

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Learn more about family unity waivers « Reform Immigration For …

Currently, many undocumented immigrants that are eligible for visas must leave the country in order to adjust their status. The devastating aspect of this requirement is that, upon leaving the US to have their documents processed in their …

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Rep. Luis Gutierrez: Immigration, Deportation and States' Rights …

I am proud to live in a country where the rule of law and federal immigration preeminence enshrined in the constitution are tools to undo what legislatures in Alabama, South Carolina, and elsewhere have tried to do when …

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Abortion, Immigration Changes Among New 2012 Laws | Care2 …

Many laws reflect the nation's concerns over immigration , the cost of government and the best way to protect and benefit young people, including regulations on sports concussions.

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Your Washington County: Immigration discussion in Beaverton …

On Washington County's public blogs, readers share news and opinions and preview events, including ways to support youth football players headed to Texas, success for the Adopt-a-Bike campaign and a football-themed …

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Several provisions of new S.C. immigration law blocked …

Federal judge halts key parts of SC immigrant law By MEG KINNARD Associated Press Originally published 01:12 p.m., December 22, 2011 Updated 02:37 p.m., December 22, 2011 …

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ABQJournal Online » Abortion, Immigration Changes Among New …

Many laws reflect the nation's concerns over immigration , the cost of government and the best way to protect and benefit young people, including regulations on sports concussions. Alabama, with the country's toughest …

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Abortion, LGBT And Immigration Measures Set To Take Effect In 2012

By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Girls seeking abortions in New Hampshire must first tell their parents or a judge, employers in Alabama must verify new workers' U.S. residency, and California …

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Abortion, immigration changes among new 2012 laws

New laws taking effect at the start of 2012 reflect states' concerns with immigration , the cost of government and the best way to protect and benefit young people.

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Immigrant National Convention a great success! « Reform …

As you may have followed on RI4A's Facebook or Twitter streams, we spent several days in Montgomery, Alabama, helping organize the 2011 Immigrant National Convention. Nearly 200 immigrant rights activists, representing organizations …

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Federal Judge Blocks Parts of South Carolina Immigration Law | ACS

Santa Clara University law professor Pratheepan Gulasekaram explains the federal government's dominance in the field of immigration law and policy in her American Constitution Society Issue Brief, “No Exception to the …

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The Immigration Debate at Year's End: Conflict and Contradiction …

President Obama promised immigration reform within his first 100 days in office, but needless to say that didn't happen. Now immigration is yet again a hot election issue—in the Republican presidential primary race, and …

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Joe Arpaio's Officers Turn in Badges Following Immigration …

Following a Justice Department report accusing the Maricopa County Sheriff's office, led by sheriff Joe Arpaio, of violating civil rights and discriminating against Latino residents and inmates, Arpaio led 92 detention officers at a …

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Corporate America's Call for Immigration and Education Reform …

Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to.

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GOP Contenders Continue to Toe a “Militant Line” on Immigration …

Again and again, debate over illegal immigration has punctuated a campaign billed as a referendum on the economy. Acting like candidates for president of their local Minuteman chapter, the contenders for the GOP …

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Top Immigration Stories of 2011: Part 2 | Legal Language Services

Legal Language completes its list of the top immigration stories of the year with 4 items that made the headlines regarding deportation and detention.

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Victory at last: After a 5-year immigration fight, Luis Diaz finally …

On the brink of deportation, the former Beaverton man wins his legal residency five years after his wife was deported to Guatemala. In large part, the decision rested on the misery of the couple's youngest daughter being separated …

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AFL-CIO report: Alabama immigration law 'parallels to Jim Crow …

An AFL-CIO report released Thursday determined that a recent immigration law “hearkens Alabama back to the bleakest days of the state's racial history.” HB56, which went into effect September 28, follows similar laws in …

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Immigration paranoia: Why are Americans being arrested? – The Week

Activists say U.S. citizens are being detained under a federal program aimed at deporting illegal immigrants .

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On immigration policy Occupy Portland marches for individual liberty …

In a stark contrast to their blockade of the Port of Portland denying working people the right to work, Occupy Portland will actually be marching for a free market cause on Saturday and I will join them. December 17th has been …

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Economist's View: "The Impact of Immigration on Native Poverty"

Immigration is not the cause of poverty: The Impact of Immigration on Native Poverty through Labor Market Competition, by Giovanni Peri, NBER Working Paper No. 17570, November 2011: In this paper I first analyze the …

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The Supreme Court takes on Arizona's immigration law: Bad for …

Team Obama was hoping the high court would put the controversial issue on the back-burner as the 2012 election heats up. No dice.

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Justices accept Arizona's appeal over controversial immigration law …

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether Arizona can enforce its controversial immigration law, over the strong objections of the Obama administration. The justices made the announcement in a brief order Monday.

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Supreme Court to rule on Arizona immigration law – This Just In …

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether Arizona can enforce its controversial immigration reform law, over the objections of the Obama administration. The justices made the announcement in a brief order Monday.

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U.S. News – Alabama lawmakers to change tough immigration law

Robert Bentley said on Friday he's working to clarify the state's tough new immigration law following embarrassing incidents of foreign auto employees being detained because they weren't carrying sufficient identification. …

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U.S. News – Alabama lawmakers to work on immigration changes

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley said on Friday he's working to clarify the state's tough new immigration law following embarrassing incidents of foreign auto employees being detained because they weren't carrying …

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Ala. gov, lawmakers to work on immigration changes | Washington …

Alabama's governor says he is working with legislative leaders on a bill to clarify and simplify the state's tough immigration law. Gov. Robert Bentley said Friday they want to eliminate unnecessary burdens on legal residents …

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Does immigration help the economy? | Global Envision

Today is not exactly a great time to be an immigrant . Though over 215 million people worldwide are first-generation migrants, more than ever before, migration is being restricted as many countries have added immigration to …

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Two recent studies push back on anti-immigrant narrative « Reform …

When the anti- immigrant message machine seems to drown out any talk of comprehensive and humane immigration reform, it can seem like the country isn't getting it. Here's the real story on immigration : most undocumented immigrants have …

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