Monday, January 22, 2018
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Information gap persists about Latinos and Obamacare

For over a year, there has been an aggressive push to get Latinos, who have high rates of uninsured, to enroll in Obamacare. Initially,...

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...

Missing the Detention & Deportation Forest for the Immigration Reform Tree

Seemingly lost in much of the congratulatory messaging surrounding the "Gang of 8" immigration reform bill passing by a bipartisan vote of 13-5 from...

Ted Cruz’s Immigration Amendment to Bar the Undocumented from Citizenship

Texas Senator Ted Cruz proposed an amendment to the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 that aims to deny citizenship...

Senate Immigration Reform Bill Hinges on Border Security, Fees, Biometric Data

Details of the “Gang of 8”-negotiated immigration reform measure were released late Monday. The group planned a big press conference to discuss the details...

Almost 9 in 10 Undocumented Immigrants Indicate a Desire for Citizenship

Latino Decisions released a new poll of Latino undocumented immigrants today showing that an overwhelming number (87%) would apply for U.S. citizenship if immigration...

The Associated Press Abandons Term “Illegal Immigrant”

The AP Stylebook has announced a major change in how it will refer to people who are in the country with unauthorized status. The...

César Chávez Holiday: Lessons in Divide and Conquer Politics

The question of Latino leadership and role models is raised more and more as political power and demographic dynamics shift in the United States....

At $119 per day, Immigrant Detention Too Costly in Sequester Crisis

According to Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the average cost for holding an undocumented immigrant in detention is $119 per day. Yet alternative methods...

Remittances are not comparable with foreign aid

Last September, the World Bank reported that remittances are three times the size of Official Development Assitance (ODA) rising the question if they are...