The Supreme Court ruling on Arizona's controversial immigration law may come as early as Monday; both sides of the political debtae agree Arizona 1070 is the most hardline stance on immigration in recent memory. Journalist Maria Hinojosa, who has been covering immigration issues for 25 years, joins us Friday to weigh in.
President Obama’s DREAM Act executive order was a survival-mode move to counteract Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio’s own ambitious move. Rubio has been talking up his own version of the DREAM Act, which, unlike to the original, would not provide a path to permanent residency or citizenship.
Immigrants have long turned to rural America as a source of work, but often struggle because they lack English language skills. That’s a little different in Beardstown, Ill., a town about an hour west of Springfield.