January 19, 2009 - Alter Net
Every day, of the 1,000 migrants apprehended in Arizona, 70 are "randomly" selected and processed like cattle through Tucson's federal court.
January 16, 2009 - Los Angeles Times
A survey by the Pew Hispanic Center looks at the priorities Latinos perceive for the Obama administration.
January 16, 2009 - The Arizona Republic
WASHINGTON - Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano, the nominee to be Homeland Security secretary, pledged Thursday to get tougher with employers who hire illegal workers.
January 15, 2009 - Congress Daily
The Senate Finance Committee approved legislation 12-7 late this afternoon expanding the State Children's Health Insurance Program to include coverage for legal immigrant children and pregnant women.
January 15, 2009 - The New York Times
Federal immigration officials investigating the death of a New York computer engineer from China who died in their custody last summer said Thursday that supervisors at a Rhode Island detention center had denied the ailing man appropriate medical treatment on multiple occasions and that employees had dragged.
January 15, 2009 - Los Angeles Times
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) Federal immigration officials have terminated their contract with a detention facility following an investigation into the death of an inmate, and several members of the local board that oversees the jail have been replaced.
January 15, 2009 - Chicago Tribune.com
WASHINGTON (AP) Legislation that would increase spending for children's health care has lost support from some key Senate Republicans, but they acknowledged that they probably can't do much to block the effort.
January 14, 2009 - Washingtonpost.com
Although the economy's nosedive has probably contributed to a substantial drop in the number of illegal immigrants coming to the United States, those already here will be less motivated to return home, according to a report released today.
January 14, 2009 - The New York Times
Filed at 3:30 a.m. ET WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pregnant immigrants and the children of legal immigrants would get health coverage under legislation the House is considering as part of an expansion of a children's health insurance program.
January 14, 2009 - Congress Daily
A U.S. District Court ruling in Maryland has delayed implementation of a Bush administration rule requiring federal contractors to use the Homeland Security Department's E-Verify system to check the immigration status of its .