"Hispanic students have started vanishing from Alabama public schools
in the wake of a court ruling that upheld the state's tough new law
cracking down on illegal immigration. Education officials say scores of immigrant families have withdrawn...
" Although some are arguing that the Latino vote won’t grow much, if at all in the November election it’s often at the margins where the vote matters, particularly in swing states like Iowa . Turnout will not only have an impact on the...
" A convention segment last week on POTUS (Politics of the United States) , the [Sirius XM] satellite radio station, entitled "Hispanic Voices," offered a plausible route to CIR:
Latino voters turn out in large numbers;
"Last summer, in the wake of the US Senate’s passage of S. 744, the “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act,” Latino Decisions, in concert with America’s Voice, identified three tiers of Democratically...
"Republicans warn that the party will pay a
price for antagonizing the nation’s fastest-growing minority
group. “Republicans have done a mystifying job of either ignoring
or offending Hispanic voters,” said Mark McKinnon, a strategist...
"President Barack Obama won reelection with overwhelming support from Hispanics — and now Latino megadonors aligned with the White House are trying to mobilize that community behind his second-term agenda. They’re working feverishly behind...
"Over a month after the nation’s toughest immigration law took effect in
Alabama, hundreds of Hispanic students are still missing from the
state’s public school system – and they are likely gone for good." - Politico, Nov...
"As President, Obama has not delivered on immigration reform, to the
chagrin of many Latinos who have complained that he did not push the
matter with the same drive and zeal that he did, say, healthcare reform. Nonetheless, a majority of voters...
"What do all of these incidents have in common? They all occurred in
states that have passed “Show me your papers” legislation. However,
none of these states have legally enforceable mechanisms for
implementing the legislation,...
"On October 7, 2013, the Montana Immigrant Justice Alliance (“MIJA”) and four representative plaintiffs filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana against Colonel Tom Butler, sued in his official capacity as...