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If Democrats Can't Deliver On DACA, It Could Cost Them In Key Midterm Battleground States

Democrats in Nevada worry that Latino voters feel disillusioned by the Democratic Party, whose leaders have put off immigration reform for almost a decade.

Immigration Reform Advocates Look For A Way Forward Under A Donald Trump Presidency

WASHINGTON ? In an alternate universe, the days after the 2016 presidential election might have looked like the day after the 2012 presidential election, when Republicans expressed shock at their failure to win over Latino voters and...Show More Summary

Donald Trump Is Provoking The Latino Community. Will It Answer In November?

2 years agoNews : Huffington Post

PHILADELPHIA ? In 2006, there were the May Day marches. In 2010, the Dream Act failed. In 2012, the president implemented deferred action for undocumented childhood arrivals. In 2013, the Senate passed immigration reform legislation....Show More Summary



California’s Minimum Wage Increase Is Not Enough for the Working Poor

Gov. Jerry Brown just signed a minimum wage increase into law. But if we really care about those living in poverty many of whom are Latinos and their children—the next step must be repealing the state’s "family cap" welfare reform that penalizes the poor for having children. The post California’s Minimum Wage Increase Is Not Enough for the Working Poor appeared first on Rewire.

Sanders Campaign Calls Clinton Immigration Criticism 'Totally Hypocritical'

2 years agoNews : Huffington Post

As they fight for the Latino vote in Nevada and elsewhere, the Clinton and Sanders campaigns are sparring over an immigration reform vote that took place nine years ago. To hear former Secretary of State and New York Sen. Hillary Clinton tell it, the matter is uncomplicated: She and then-Sen. Show More Summary

Decision Points: Disproportionate Pretrial Detention of Blacks and Latinos Drives Mass Incarceration

Politicians across the spectrum have begun advocating for criminal justice reforms to reduce the prison population in the United States. Until recently, the dysfunctional bail process has not been at the forefront of the national discussion,...Show More Summary

Chris Hayes Explains What Conservative Guest Gets Wrong About Hispanic Support For Immigration Reform

On the November 3 edition of MSNBC's All In With Chris Hayes, host Chris Hayes accurately pushed back on conservative columnist A.J. Delgado's faulty depiction of the Hispanic voting bloc. Delgado said that "two out of three LatinosShow More Summary

CNN Goes Liberal on Immigration: Sanders ‘Left’ Latinos ‘at the Alter’

On the subject of illegal immigration, CNN's debate went left with debate panelist Juan Carlos Lopez hitting Bernie Sanders for not being liberal enough. Lopez demanded, “Senator Sanders, in 2013 you voted for immigration reform. But...Show More Summary

What John Boehner’s Surprise Resignation Means For Immigration Reform

Immigration is a top priority for Latinos. The post What John Boehner’s Surprise Resignation Means For Immigration Reform appeared first on ThinkProgress.

For the record

Latino Catholics: In the Sept. 22 Section A, an article about the increasing presence of Latinos in the Catholic church said that the Catholic League and its president, Bill Donohue, were opposed to immigration reform. Neither has opposed immigration reform.

Pope Expected To Champion Cause Of Immigrants During U.S. Visit

3 years agoNews : Huffington Post

The push for comprehensive immigration reform may get a boost from divine intervention. Pope Francis is scheduled to meet with Latinos and immigrants, formally and informally, during his visit to Washington D.C., New York City and Philadelphia...Show More Summary

Latinos Deserve Full Economic Citizenship

As the political campaign season heats up, candidates are engaging in the now familiar debate about immigration reform and creating paths to citizenship for immigrants. The debate is very tangible for many in the Latino community - its outcome will determine whether families can stay together, how children will grow up and where people can work. Show More Summary

Rubio Is No Champion for Immigration Reform or Latino Voters

So far, there is only one Latino candidate on the top half of the long list of contenders for the 2016 presidential race: Marco Rubio. Many have not taken him seriously as a presidential contender. In the long tradition of career politicians, Rubio's career reads somewhat textbook. Show More Summary

Obama Finally Acknowledges Mass Incarceration But Proposes Reforms That Leave Failed ‘War on Drugs’ in Tact

For the first time in President Barack Obama’s administration, he used the phrase “mass incarceration” in a speech and appropriately called attention to the disproportionate impact incarceration has on black and Latinos in the United States. Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump: ‘!Basta!’

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  -- Hillary Clinton got a rock star reception at a huge gathering of Latinos  where she praised hardworking immigrants, promised “real” immigration reform, and said she had “just one word for Donald Trump: “basta!” “Basta” or “enough” went over well and Clinton kept going. “I don’t have to wait to become president […]

Hillary to Announce Immigration Plan

Hillary Clinton will present her plan for immigration reform today in Las Vegas. She will say a path to citizenship is essential. Of all the people – including Latino GOP senators Ted Cruz of Texas and Marco Rubio of Florida – who... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Clinton to discuss immigration reform in Nevada

After years of delays in Congress, Latinos and immigration activists are watching Clinton's statements closely for signs of how she might break a legislative logjam on immigration and whether she would extend President Barack Obama's...Show More Summary

Newly Appointed San Diego Bishop Calls For Immigration Reform

3 years agoNews : Huffington Post

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A history scholar selected by Pope Francis to be the new Roman Catholic bishop of San Diego said Tuesday that he will be a "friend" to the Latino community and called for comprehensive immigration reform. Monsignor Robert...Show More Summary

Obama slams Jeb Bush: He should ask John Boehner why there’s no immigration reform

3 years agoNews : The Raw Story

President Barack Obama on Wednesday told Latinos that Republicans were to blame for holding up changes to U.S. immigration laws, urging them to hold Republicans accountable for the problems in the 2016 presidential election. Speaking on the home turf of Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor who is...

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