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ByPhillip Kim

Latinos Continue Immigration Reform Advocacy

While the decision of immigration reform is still up in the air, Latino Republicans continue working towards the immigration issue. To read more about immigration reform, please read Sandra Lilley’s article below:

For Years, Latino Republican Negotiates on Immigration Reform

While the momentum around possible immigration reform legislation in the House has focused on the last few months, one Latino Republican has been working on the issue on Capitol Hill for about a decade. Cesar Gonzalez, chief of Staff to Florida Republican Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart, is one of a very small group of senior legislative aides who has been sifting through the complexity of immigration laws to try to reach agreement across the aisle. His boss, Rep. Diaz-Balart, is part of a group of 7 trying to craft bipartisan legislation in the House.

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ByImmigration News

Immigration expert: What we’re doing now isn’t working

Immigration reform is back on the American publics agenda, catapulted into the headlines with the passage of a controversial Arizona law that sent thousands of demonstrators into the streets across the country on May 1. Yet there is no legislation before Congress, and Democrats are floating only an outline for reform in the Senate. Where are these efforts heading, and where does immigration …

ByImmigration News

Christian Conservatives and Immigration Reform

Interesting : In advance of President Obama’s and the Democrats’ coming push for immigration reform, support for so-called comprehensive reform that would include a path to citizenship for many illegal immigrants already in the United States is building among a surprising constituency: conservative religious activists. The effort includes not only socially conservative groups that have partnered with Democrats on other issues in the past—like the National Association of Evangelicals and the

ByImmigration News

Those Viral E-Mails

Those Viral E-Mails January 29th, 2009 by The Reverend Someone forwarded me this viral e-mail and asked if I would respond. It is my pleasure….. Professor Joseph Olson of Hemline University, School of Law, St. Paul , Minnesota , points out some interesting facts, concerning the Presidential election: Number of States won by: Democrats: 19 Republicans: 29 Square miles of land won by: Democrats: 580,000 Republicans: 2,427,000 Population of counties won by: Democrats: 127 million Republ