This afternoon, a select, bipartisan group of Members of Congress met with President Obama at the White House to talk immigration solutions. The President summed things up this way, according to a release from the White House: “After all the demagoguery, we’ve got a responsible set of leaders who want to get things done.”

More disturbing profiles in extremism this week. After a mother of six died in Monday’s tragic Metro crash, a group of what appear to be anti-immigrant activists are calling up Ana Fernandez’ family and asking for the family’s papers. Their justification? Apparently “Fernandez” sounds “illegal.” This kind of extremism, as NBC Washington points out, does nothing to advance the immigration debate.

24/06/09 a 2:38pm La reforma migratoria integral no sólo importa a los latinos: los votantes independientes también desean acción que produzca una reforma   Washington, DC – Una nueva hoja de datos elaborada por America’s Voice documenta el fuerte apoyo que dan los votantes independientes a la reforma migratoria integral. Estos son algunos de los hallazgos sustentados… Continue »

24/06/09 a 3:48pm por Maribel Hastings Expertos y activistas proinmigrantes esperan que la primera reunión bipartidista en la Casa Blanca sobre la reforma migratoria integral produzca una guía de los próximos pasos legislativos a seguir. Cuando menos uno de los participantes de esa reunión, el senador demócrata de Nueva York, Chuck Schumer, ya se adelantó… Continue »