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Daniel M. Kowalski
Senators strike deal on immigration reform bill

"A bipartisan group of senators reached agreement with the White House Thursday on an immigration overhaul to grant quick legal status to millions of illegal immigrants already in the U.S. and fortify the border against new ones. One of the key negotiators...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Laser visas are rarely used

"The face- and fingerprint-matching technology that has been touted over the past decade as a sophisticated new way to stop terrorists and illegal immigrants from entering the country through Mexico has one major drawback: U.S. border inspectors...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Workers Sue Owners of Raided Factory

"A company targeted in an immigration raid in March tried to avoid paying overtime by making it appear workers were being paid by two separate companies, according to a lawsuit." AP, May 16, 2007. http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Overhaul Is Closer to Senate Floor

"Senate negotiators reached a tentative agreement yesterday on a broad overhaul of the nation's immigration laws that would offer virtually all of the nation's 12 million undocumented workers a route to legal status while shifting migration...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Lawmakers Near Agreement on New Immigration Rules

"Senators from both parties said Wednesday that they were close to agreement on a new system of selecting immigrants that would give greater weight to education and to job skills deemed helpful to the economy. Under the proposal, the government...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Workers' education, families at issue

"Republicans and Democrats struggled Wednesday over the final details of an elusive deal that would grant quick legal status to millions of illegal immigrants living in the U.S. and fortify the border." AP, May 17, 2007. http://www.newsobserver...

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