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Deferred Action: over 500,000 DREAMers have applied

Originally published by VOXXI as “One year in, a look at Dreamers who’ve applied for deferred action“ BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ One year after undocumented youth began applying for the deferred action program that g...
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Latino unemployment up, 9.4% for July

Originally published by VOXXI as “Latino unemployment rate jumps up to 9.4 percent.” BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Although the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ latest employment report shows a drop in the national unemployment ...
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Prominent Immigration Attorney Criticizes #DREAM9

Originally published by VOXXI as “Immigration attorney: the nine Dreamers pushed it too far.” BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ A campaign calling for the release of nine Dreamers who left the United Sates  and were arrested nea...
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Carlos Danger: Not the comeback Anthony Weiner had in mind

Originally published at VOXXI. BY ROCIO GONZALEZ When you hear the name Carlos Danger, who do you picture? Could it be, perhaps, a caped individual with a Dali mustache? I bet you never thought it was going to end up being Anth...
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Immigration Activists Reject KIDS Act

Originally published as “Dreamers respond to KIDS Act: ‘We will not stand for this’” by VOXXI. BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Two House Republicans who in 2010 voted against legislation that would’ve permitted undocument...
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Path to Citizenship Problematic for House GOP

Originally published by VOXXI as “House Republicans Can’t Agree on Path to Citizenship.“ BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ While almost all House Democrats agree on an immigration reform plan that includes a path to citizen...
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New Career Path for Latinos: Nuclear Energy

Latinos will dominate the U.S. labor force of the future, but the time to decide what type of workers they want to be is now. Choosing the right job or career path today is essential to increasing their chances for economic and...
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Undocumented Mothers Push for Immigration Reform

Originally published by Voxxi.com as “Dreamers’ moms take to Capitol Hill to advocate for immigration reform.“ BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Empowered by their undocumented sons and daughters, several undocumented moms ...
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GOP Senator Kelly Ayotte Supports Gang of Eight Immigration Bill

Originally published by VOXXI as “Sen. Kelly Ayotte endorses immigration overhaul.“ BY JULIANA BARRERA Republican Senator Kelly Ayotte on Sunday threw her support behind a sweeping  U.S. immigration bill, calling i...
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Sheriff Arpaio Recall Effort Falls Short

Originally published by VOXXI. BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Organizers in Arizona spent more than 120 days working tirelessly on a campaign to recall Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, but they came up short of the signatures needed to...
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Richard Carmona Rules Out AZ Gubernatorial Bid in 2014

Originally published by VOXXI. BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Former U.S. Surgeon General Richard Carmona has announced he will not run for governor of Arizona in 2014. Carmona cites time away from family and friends during his bid for ...
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Latino State of the Union: Nation changes its thinking of Hispanics

Originally published by VOXXI. BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ The November election changed the nation’s thinking of the Latino community, said Thomas A. Saenz, president and general counsel for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Ed...
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Republicans press Janet Napolitano on border security

Originally published by VOXXI. BY RAISA CAMARGO A day after the State of the Union, immigration reform once again surfaced as the notion of legalization versus enforcement was underscored as questions centered on Secretary Jane...
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Obama Inauguration 2013: Have Latinos arrived?

Originally published by VOXXI. BY TONY CASTRO Some time back, when I was lecturing at an Ivy League school about the then fledgling Latino civil rights movement, a student asked what would signal to me that Hispanics had arrive...
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Richard Carmona for Arizona Governor in 2014?

Originally published by VOXXI as “Richard Carmona May Run in Arizona’s 2014 gubernatorial race.” BY GRISELDA NEVAREZ Former U.S. Surgeon General Richard Carmona, who ran an unsuccessful bid for U.S. Senate in ...
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