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‘Qué Pasa’ in Immigration: AZ Bill About to Pass?; Comments from Reid; Lucero Trial


Many eyes in the Spanish-language media are turned to Arizona, which is one step away from passing a bill criminalizing undocumented immigrants. Meanwhile, comments from Harry Reid about immigration reform in the Senate garner attention, and a trial for the murder of undocumented immigrant Marcelo Lucero is coming to a close.

AZ bill about to pass? EFE and La Opinión have more on the bill’s passage yesterday by the Arizona House of Representatives. Weekly papers Al Día (Philadelphia) and Hoy (Delaware) reprint the column “Malevolent ideas” by Rafael Prieto of America’s Voice, discussing the bill—which now requires only the governor’s signature to be passed into law.