By Latina Staff | 07/24/2013 - 12:19 | 0 Comments
We have to admit, it broke our hearts to hear that Paula Deen made racist remarks. She was one of the many reasons we tuned in to the Food Network (who doesn't want to watch things cooked in butter, only to be covered with more butter?). Unfortunately, her poor choice of words has led her to be...
By Samantha Leal | 08/20/2012 - 09:07 | 0 Comments
It seems Arizona isn't the only state where President Obama's new deferred action ruling is being contested: Nebrasksa is the newest state to deny public benefits -- including drivers licenses -- to undocumented immigrants who will be legally allowed to stay under Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, according to the ...
By Samantha Leal | 08/17/2012 - 08:59 | 0 Comments
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer issued an executive order this week which denies benefits to young undocumented immigrants, including ID cards. This order, which goes against President Obama's deferred action program, has sparked outrage and even protests, reports the ...
By Samantha Leal | 08/16/2012 - 08:46 | 0 Comments
As young immigrants begin the application process for President Obama's new Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, others will have even more hurdles to jump, thanks to Arizona Governor Jan Brewer...
By Lourdes Medrano | 11/11/2011 - 12:45 | 0 Comments
Almost a year and a half after Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed the controversial SB 1070 immigration bill into law, school cafeteria worker Ana Rosa Vera voted to oust local Senate President Russell Pearce, one of the most powerful and divisive politicians in the state and the main force behind the state’s tough anti-...
By Amaris Castillo | 08/11/2011 - 16:00 | 0 Comments
Jan Brewer, the governor of Arizona, is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that placed a hold on parts of the state’s infamous SB 1070 immigration enforcement law. An appeal...
By Mariela Rosario | 05/10/2011 - 14:30 | 0 Comments
Governor Jan Brewer is pushing to have the Supreme Court rule on the controversial SB 1070 law that was passed and signed into law almost a year ago today.
Talking to Fox News anchor Martha McCollum as a guest on her program On the Record, Brewer said, "The bottom line is, is that every knows that the 9th circuit has a reputation of being...
By Mariela Rosario | 02/11/2011 - 16:30 | 2 Comments
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer announced yesterday that the state of Arizona was going to sue the federal government for failing to protect the border. The move is likely a response to the Department of Justice's challenge to...
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