Tag Archive for Immigration Reform

How Many People Have Really Been Deported Under Obama?

Many Latinos are critical of President Barack Obama’s occasional championing of undocumented immigrant deportation, believing that Obama has broken his campaign promise to pass immigration reform in his first year in office.

Latinos Bid Loud ‘Adios’ To Depressing 2011

Life hasn’t been good, and Hispanics have suffered the same fate as the much of the general population: persistent unemployment, political uncertainty and a deep sense of dejection. But as a group, their fate was worse: according to the Department of Labor, last month, when the national unemployment rate was 8.3 percent, for Latinos it reached 11.4 percent.

Latinos Bid Loud 'Adios' To Depressing 2011

Life hasn’t been good, and Hispanics have suffered the same fate as the much of the general population: persistent unemployment, political uncertainty and a deep sense of dejection. But as a group, their fate was worse: according to the Department of Labor, last month, when the national unemployment rate was 8.3 percent, for Latinos it reached 11.4 percent.

Semana Latina: DREAMers Dare And Hope

“There are hundreds of thousands, if not millions of young unauthorized immigrants who can make a difference like you did, if only they have the chance to do it,” wrote another in a welcoming tone.

As we are now attempting to do.

Obama Takes Steps To Increase Connection To Hispanic Voters

“First of all, Piolin”, said the President, who was interviewed on the same program in 2008, “My presidency is not over; I’ve got another five years and we’ll get this done.” He then switched to reciting unrelated achievements which he says benefit Latinos:

The Fata Morgana Of the Latino Republican Vote

If you hear the sound of rapidly changing drafts, the addition of words in Spanish by the speechwriters, the shift away from deportation as a one-size-fits-all solution, it’s because primaries in Florida and other states with considerable Latino populations are just around the corner.

Gingrich Outflanks Obama From The Left

Quite frankly, it seems there have already been way too many GOP debates, and many more scheduled. They have been going on now for far too long. Please. The candidates perhaps cannot remember what they initially thought. And they may, for a change, say something constructive.