By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
The new spotlight on immigration policy gives President Barack Obama a welcome opportunity - to talk about something other than the listless economy.
Obama seized a fresh chance to energize Latino voters by the Supreme Court's
By HENRY C. JACKSONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Jose Hernandez worked in farm fields with his Mexican-immigrant parents before becoming an astronaut. Iraq War veteran Julius Melendez is the third generation of his Puerto Rican family to serve in the military. And Tony
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona's police chiefs and county sheriffs hoped a U.S. Supreme Court ruling would settle their long-running debate on what role, if any, they should play in immigration enforcement. Instead, the justices' decision to uphold the state
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney wants to improve his troubled standing among Hispanic voters while saying as little as possible about immigration. Events keep working against him.
The Supreme Court's ruling Monday on
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Border Patrol agents say the bodies of three suspected illegal immigrants have been recovered in southern Arizona.
Authorities say the three likely died from exposure to the triple-digit desert temperatures.
Agents say the
By LAURIE KELLMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - If you pay attention to election 2012 at all this summer, make it this week.
Decisions out of Washington are sure to have an impact on the major issues driving the presidential and congressional elections:
By SOPHIA TAREENAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who defeated a primary challenge this year despite being the target of a House ethics investigation, has been on a medical leave for two weeks and is being treated for exhaustion, his office announced
By JAY REEVESAssociated Press
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Monday's Supreme Court ruling overturning key provisions of Arizona's illegal-immigration law opens the door for courts to strike down similar measures in states that have tried to make it a crime for illegal
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pressing his immigration agenda, President Barack Obama said he is pleased the Supreme Court struck down key parts of Arizona's immigration law Monday but voiced concern about what the high court left intact.
The court allowed a provision
By JACK GILLUMAssociated Press
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Mitt Romney on Monday said the Supreme Court should have given states "more latitude" to deal with immigration than the justices allowed when they struck down key parts of Arizona's tough immigration enforcement law.
The likely Republican