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Presidential candidates vary on immigration stances

October 18, 2012 - Time Warner Cable

When it comes to laying out how each would create comprehensive immigration reform and get it through Congress, details were scarce. "What's the policy framework, what does legalization mean? What does border security mean? Etcetera. But also how will, whether it's Romney or Obama, bring republicans and democrats together?" asked Ali Noorani, National Immigration Forum Executive Director.

Norquist: More Immigrants Good Policy, Politics

October 18, 2012 - National Journal

Grover Norquist: Immigration is "the most important thing to focus on if you’re concerned with the future of the country, both as an economic power and as the serious a leader of the free world." Anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist advocates comprehensive immigration reform and a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants already living in the country.

Conservatives Agree, Immigration Reform Can Be Good Policy and Good Politics

October 16, 2012 - Fox News Latino

In the Midwest, where immigrants are key to population growth, competitiveness and prosperity, Norquist told an audience of moderate and conservative business, faith and law enforcement leaders that all of us must welcome immigrants and work for better immigration policy from Washington — no matter our political leanings.

Conservative Grover Norquist Talks Immigration Reform

October 13, 2012 - ABC News/Univision

A conservative power player, best known for leading the Republican charge against tax increases, spent some time on Friday advocating for a different cause: immigration reform.

Norquist Pushes GOP toward immigration reform at Midwest immigration conference

October 12, 2012 - Agri-Pulse

Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist asked the Republican Party to reverse its hard-line stance on immigration Friday at the Midwest meeting of the Forging a New Consensus on Immigrants and America Conference.

Costs deter immigrants from becoming U.S. citizens

October 09, 2012 - Voxxi

The cost of naturalization application fees increased 610 percent between 1998 and 2008. In addition to the application fees, there are also legal services that are attached to the process that amount to the financial barriers immigrants face when they want to gain citizenship.

The economics of immigration reform vs. self-deportation

October 05, 2012 - New York Amsterdam News

The Oktoberfest of presidential debates is here, and undoubtedly the hot-button issue of immigration reform will make it on to the agenda. Lost in the talk about immigration reform is the economics of the left and right’s policy on the coffers of this country.

Create pathways to U.S. citizenship. Legalization of immigrants would boost U.S. economy

October 05, 2012 - Courier-Post

Everyone in the United States agrees that we have a serious immigration problem, but consensus is fleeting on how to describe the problem.We believe that comprehensive immigration reform is inevitable, but the political will of Latinos to organize and strengthen themselves within both parties will determine whether it happens sooner or later.

Those Who Put Food on Our Tables Need a New Immigration Process

October 01, 2012 - Huffington Post

Our political leaders have not been able to break through the logjam of inaction on immigration. Coupled with an enforcement crackdown by the Obama administration, this inertia is leaving farmers across the country in crisis, with too few hands for the harvest this season.

Microsoft offers U.S. big bucks for H-1B visas

September 28, 2012 - Seattle Times

Ali Noorani, executive director of the National Immigration Forum, a pro-immigration advocacy group, agreed Microsoft's proposal addresses only one part of the nation's need for temporary workers of all skill levels. "Addressing the labor needs for technology firms in Silicon Valley will not help the Georgia farmer whose onions are rotting on the vine," Noorani said.

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