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In the news this morning: House hearings on Islam, immigrants and jobs, a community where CA census trend happened in reverse, more

Fact Checker - Peter King's claim about radical Muslim imams: Is it true? - The Washington Post An examination of what's factual and what isn't behind Rep. Peter King's House hearings on the "extent of radicalization" among American Muslims, which began this morning.

The Peter King hearings on radical Islam (live blog) - The Washington Post The Post liveblogs the first of King's Islam hearings, happening now.

Lawmakers Accuse GOP of Inciting Tension Between Blacks, Immigrants - New America Media California Rep. Elton Gallegly has said he believes that low-skilled native born workers are most harmed by immigrant workers. The same idea is being discussed in a hearing in the House immigration subcommittee today.

2010 Census reveals a decade of Echo Park demographic change — The Eastsider LA While the 2010 Census showed the Latino population in California growing and the non-Latino white population shrinking, in this gentrifying community, the trend is happening in reverse.

Arizona to Get 2010 Census Data Thursday - The Grand Canyon State's population grew by more than one million residents between 2000 and last year.

Senate approves SC anti-illegal immigration bill - NECN South Carolina senators have approved an anti-illegal immigration bill directing officers to check the legal status of suspects, similar to Arizona's SB 1070.