Keeping Families Together immigration bus tour will make a stop outside Congressman Ed Royce’s office. Congressman Royce, has ignored previous requests to speak to immigrant rights groups about a common sense immigration policy.
Last night’s State of the Union address by President Barack Obama covered a long list of domestic and foreign policy initiatives common to such messages. The President called on congress to pass entitlement reforms and other legislative initiatives rather than moving from one manufactured crisis to another.
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKFAiMbm1Fc&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] The Republican-backed “Latinos for Reform” has a new ad urging Latinos to sit this election out because of broken promises on immigration reform by the Democrats.Â They must think Latino voters are stupid. Univision, the large Spanish language network, has rejected the ad.Â Here’s some details: Via Politico: â€œUnivision will not be running any…
â€œVan Tran wants to represent Orange County families in Washington, but he canâ€™t even give a clear answer to a straightforward policy question,â€ said Jessica Mejia, the campaign manager for Rep. Sanchezâ€™s campaign. â€œOrange County families deserve a leader who can give direct answers to tough questions â€“ especially something as critical and straightforward as immigration reform.â€
On Friday April 23rd Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed the state’s immigration bill into law. It is considered to be among the toughest legislation in the nation. Arizona’s law orders immigrants to carry their alien registration documents at all times and requires police to question people if there’s reason to suspect they’re in the United States illegally.