Category Archive: Immigration

MSNBC’s Martin Bashir – Gang of 8 Loosing Faith?

August 16, 2013

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Immigration’s heat stroke

July 12, 2013

This post originally appeared on NBCLatino. It’s going to be a long hot summer for immigration. The Gang of Eight delivered on their 4th of July deadline.  But the House will fail to vote before the August recess.  Immigration will be left out in the sun Continue Reading →

The reason why GOP won’t support gay couples in immigration bill

June 26, 2013

This post originally appeared on NBCLatino. American immigration policy, even at its most restrictive and nativist times, has always maintained the importance of keeping families together.  Like the first laws regulating immigration at the turn of the 20th Century, the current immigration proposal still seeks to Continue Reading →

The fundamental flaw of border enforcement

June 23, 2013

This post originally appeared on NBCLatino. Yellow caution signs with the silhouette of a family on the run dotted the freeways of San Diego in the early 1990s.  Not your typical road sign, but one that California’s Department of Transportation posted as a result of Continue Reading →

MSNBC’s Hardball – Immigration Reform’s Poison Pill

June 11, 2013

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MSNBC’s All In – Immigration’s Congressional Troubles

June 6, 2013

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What if…Immigration Reform Fails?

May 9, 2013

This post originally appeared on NBCLatino. Going forward there is only one option, hope for the best and prepare for the worst. The path to immigration reform has always been a narrow one.  But just a couple of weeks ago it seemed that a reform Continue Reading →

Time – Friend or Foe for Immigration Reform?

April 25, 2013

This post originally appeared on NBCLatino. A hardwired instinct is to turn inwards in times of crisis.  In the case of the recent Boston bombings, we see our natural emotional reactions at work – Americans are fearful, Americans are turning inward, and Americans are seeking Continue Reading →

MSNBC’s Jansing & Co. – Future of Immigration Reform after Boston

April 22, 2013

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What happens after immigration reform?

April 19, 2013

This post originally appeared on NBCLatino. For over a decade, the prospect of a comprehensive immigration reform has existed.  It has waxed, waned, lingered, and flat-out stalled over the years, but it seems that finally reform will become a reality in the wake of the Gang Continue Reading →

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