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In the news this morning: A deportation mess, Dobbs vs. The Nation, Angle on Muslims, the Pennsylvania hate beating

| How Immigration Reform Got Caught in the Deportation Dragnet - COLORLINES How a young Texan born in Bangladesh wound up deported after a quick trip to Mexico.

Ouch: "Perhaps Lou & Mage (sic) Whitman use the same staffing firm?"

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cp3jg_V3o9I

American snapshot: Christmas in Alhambra

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Santa flies Old Glory outside a Latino household in the San Gabriel Valley majority minority city, whose population is about half Asian and a third Latino. Alhambra recently became home to a multilingual community news website in English, Spanish and Mandarin.

In the news this morning: Lou Dobbs' hiring practices, Meg Whitman's maid, record deportations and more

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Report: Lou Dobbs Used Illegal Immigrant Labor - Political Hotsheet - CBS News The "what the..." story of the moment: CBS' take on The Nation's investigation (below) into Dobbs' hiring practices.

An Arizona-style initiative in California?

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Shortly before Arizona's SB 1070 anti-illegal immigration measure was signed into law last spring, I spoke with a few political experts about what sort of ripple effect it might have.

In the news this morning: Brewer and SB 1070, records deaths in AZ, CA governor's race and more

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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer slams 'foreign interference' in immigration lawsuit - POLITICO.com Gov. Brewer has asked a federal court not to allow foreign governments to join the U.S. Justice Department’s suit to overturn the law.

To taco truck or not to taco truck? Tonight, a forum on the food truck scene

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Did you know that yesterday was National Taco Day? Yeah, well, I didn't either.

Pew voter survey: Two-thirds of Latino voters plan to support Democrats

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A new report from the Pew Hispanic Center indicates significantly stronger support for Democratic candidates among Latino voters this year, though voter motivation is weak overall, and conservative Latinos appear more motivated to go to the polls.