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Immigrants Recover $305K In Colo. Wage Theft Settlement
LexisNexis

A Colorado federal judge signed off Friday on a $305,000 settlement between a suburban Denver Mexican butcher shop and greengrocer and workers, many of them immigrants, who have accused the store of failing to pay a minimum wage and stiffing workers on overtime.

U.S. District Judge Robert E. Blackburn’s order...

Congresswoman DeGette Community Forum September 12 2015
Date: September 12, 2015 from 10:30AM to 12:00PM - Location: Eisenhower Chapel, 293 Roslyn Street, Denver, CO 80230
Congresswoman Diane DeGette

Community forum [ town hall] on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The meeting will be held at the Eisenhower Chapel 293 Roslyn Street in Denver.

Click here to RSVP.
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Congresswoman Diane DeGette
Washington, DC Office
2368 Rayburn House Office Building
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About half of immigrant households on welfare, report says
USA Today

More than half of the nation's immigrants receive some kind of government welfare, a figure that's far higher than the native-born population's ...

About 51% of immigrant-led households receive at least one kind of welfare benefit, including Medicaid, food stamps, school lunches and housing assistance, compared to 30...

La Raza ["The Race" in English] Backs Jeb, Slams Trump for English Language Patriotism
As Donald Trump continues to surge in the polls, he’s received increasing attacks from pro-amnesty rivals like Jeb Bush and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL)
Breitbart

In a Spanish-language address, Bush declared, “El hombre no es conservador,” which–in English–translates to, “The man [i.e. Trump] is not conservative.”

Trump replied by asserting that if Bush wants to be a leader, “he should really set the example by speaking English while in the United States.”

Technically,...

Steinle family announces lawsuit against gov't agencies in SF murder [by a multiple-deported illegal alien]
Fox News

The family of Kate Steinle, in an emotional press conference, announced a lawsuit Tuesday against government agencies that they consider partly responsible for her murder because of their handling of the illegal immigrant suspect and the murder weapon itself.

Steinle, 32, was shot dead while walking on a San...

Mexican food trucks in Washington State linked to E. coli cases
Fox News

Health officials in Washington State are investigating six cases of E. coli that have been linked to Mexican food trucks ...

According to KIRO 7 News, at least three people have been hospitalized, including a 4-year-old girl, after eating food from Los Chilangos' truck last month.

Health department officials...

14th Amendment wasn't about immigrant citizenship
Denver Post

Critics have suggested that any proposal to repeal automatic citizenship for children of illegal aliens is absurd and unworthy of public debate. That is itself an absurd statement.

Even before the issue was thrust into the political arena by presidential candidate Donald Trump, respected legal scholars were debating...

Trump’s War on ‘Anchor Babies’
Truthdig

If Donald Trump has learned anything during his long and overblown career as a real estate mogul and reality TV huckster, it’s that flamboyance, belligerence, vulgarity and the allure and promise of supremacy sell.

Truth, fairness and justice—abstract eggheaded concepts all—don’t sell  ...

Say what you will...

Marijuana Grow Found In Routt National Forest, 2 [illegal aliens] Arrested
CBS 4

Federal authorities say they arrested two people suspected of having a large marijuana growing operation in the Routt National Forest northeast of Steamboat Springs.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Denver says the suspects are Alfonso Rodriguez-Vazquez and Nestor Fabian Sinaloa-Sinaloa, who are both from Mexico and in...

Many Hispanic adults still believe antibiotics will treat a cold
Fox News

... almost half of Hispanics, believe that taking antibiotics will ease the symptoms of a cold, a new study shows - even though most colds are viral and antibiotics don’t work against viruses.

Compared to all Americans on average, Hispanic consumers are almost three times as likely to get antibiotics from a source...

10 years after Katrina: Day laborers seek acceptance, hope for better future
Fox News Latino

In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, hundreds of workers would congregate at 5 a.m. near Lee Circle in New Orleans, ready to be picked up by contractors and locals beginning to rebuild their devastated town.

 A majority of those workers were undocumented immigrants ...

The swarm of day laborers and their...

Professors threaten bad grades for saying ‘illegal alien,’ ‘male,’ ‘female’
Campus Reform
Washington State students risk a failing grade in one course if they use any common descriptors professor considers “oppressive and hateful language.”   In another class, students will lose one point every time they use the words “illegal alien” or “illegals” rather than the preferred terms of “‘undocumented’ migrants/...
Dollars for green cards: EB-5 program grants visas, even citizenship, to foreigners who invest in U.S.
OC Register

Facing a deadline to get a green card or go home, Chinese immigrant Xiaoyu “Hugh” Hou narrowed his options to two: Marry an American or come up with $500,000 to invest in a jobs project.

“I don’t want to get married. It’s not my lifestyle,” said the 32-year-old tech entrepreneur, now living in Santa Monica ...

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Inspired by the story behind a restaurant [Immigrant employment]
Post Independent

Sometimes you develop an affection for a business and cheer for its success ...

The restaurant grew from the Manaus Fund’s Valley Settlement Project and its parent mentor program, which has placed dozens of volunteers in classrooms...

The parent mentors, almost all of them Latino immigrants, put in 10 hours a...

Children of Illegal [Alien] Immigrants Are Not Born American Citizens
Canada Free Press

... Defenders of unrestricted birthright citizenship - primarily found among liberals, establishment GOP types, and the more uninformed types of libertarians—adamantly argue from the 14th amendment’s Citizenship Clause that birthright citizenship is not only legal, but is in fact constitutionally protected, and is what the...

The Case for the Border Fence
Border fence cost will beak even after stopping just 8,500 illegal aliens!
Conservative Review

...For some geographical context, the southwest border with Mexico is roughly 2,000 miles long divided into 9 “sectors” patrolled by U.S. Customs and Border Protection.  Here is a list of the border sectors and their size, listed from west to east (Pacific Coast to Gulf Coast):  

San Diego (60 miles) El Centro (70...
Abandoned, mistreated wild animals rescued from Mexico brought to Colorado animal sanctuary
7 News

A dozen wild animals, some used in Mexican circuses, have a new home at a Colorado animal sanctuary. Mexican naval aircraft brought eight African lions, two lynx, a mountain lion and a coyote to Denver Wednesday ...

Maxey said the lions, most of them cubs, look malnourished and weak. One was limping. Even worse, the...

Activists want US to do more to help Christians fleeing ISIS
VIDEO: Christian refugees from the Middle East seek asyum in US
Fox News

Advocates are calling for the Obama administration to do more to aid hundreds of thousands of Middle East Christians fleeing the Islamic State and escaping situations where they are often told to either convert to Islam or die.

Many of those refugees are seeking asylum in the U.S., and activists want the government...

Bush hit from both sides on birthright citizenship [for illegal alien's children]
GOP presidential hopeful is being criticized for use of the term "anchor baby."
Denver Post

Immigrant groups are picketing his events.His recent remarks on "anchor babies" have outraged Latino and Asian groups. Democrats are attacking him in both English and Spanish ...

During Bush's visit to Colorado on Tuesday, members of Progress Now, a liberal advocacy organization, waved signs protesting Bush's recent...

Trump Reaching Blacks on Immigration
News Max

It’s easy to know when liberals are beginning to worry about a Republican’s political message resonating with the people. If you are black they call you an “Uncle Tom” and if white a “Racist.”

And so it is with Donald Trump and his message on illegal immigration ...

Matthews and Politico won’t tell you, but...

Protesters greet Jeb Bush in Englewood over ‘anchor babies’ comments
Fox 31

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush took part in a town hall meeting on Tuesday morning, but was also met by a group of protesters ...


It describes the children who are born on U.S. soil to parents who have come to the country illegally.

But the term “anchor babies” is considered offensive to...

How Trump Could Change Birthright Citizenship
The Hill

One of the proposals listed in Donald Trump’s immigration policy outline includes ending birthright citizenship for children of illegal immigrants, and presumably children of birth tourists who game the system in order to add a U.S. passport holder to their families. We estimate there are up to 400,000 children born to...

San Diego nonprofit runs 'underground railroad' for Iraqi refugees [brought into US through Mexico]
Orange County Register

A Southern California nonprofit is running an “underground railroad” to assist Chaldean Catholics fleeing the turmoil in Iraq, its founder says.

Mark Arabo, a first-generation Iraqi-American, founded the Minority Humanitarian Foundation ...

Arabo, 32, told the newspaper the group runs an “underground railroad...

DPS principal cleared of wrongdoing, resigns anyway.
9 News

The Denver Public School District says it completed its investigation and cleared Cheltenham Elementary School Principal Kalpana Rao of any wrongdoing. On Thursday Padres & Jovenes Unidos, a group that advocates for equality for students of color, accused Principal Rao of treating students unfairly ...

DPS Chief...

Where Did the Candidates End Up Rating After All Those Birthright Citizenship Comments This Week?
NumbersUSA

he dust is kind of settling after a week-long wind-storm of news media pressing Presidential candidates to express a position on various aspects of immigration policy.

We know a lot more now than we did a week ago. And we'll tell you what we know right here. This overview is the result of two long NumbersUSA Grade...

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