April 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Although many people across the United States were rushing to finish their taxes by the deadline, Jose had no such problem. Continue Reading
March 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
More than 70 percent of students involved in school-related arrests or cases referred to law enforcement were Hispanic or African-American, according to an Education Department report that raises questions about whether students of all races are disciplined evenhandedly in America’s schools.
February 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The GOP proposal would require people who claim the credit to have Social Security numbers as proof that they’re legal workers. It’s being offered as a way to help pay for extending the Social Security tax cut for most American wage-earners. Continue Reading
January 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Romney: Gingrich pandering to Hispanics, supported self-deportation himself onceDuring a debate earlier this week, Mitt Romney said he favors self-deportation over policies that would require the federal government to round up millions of illegal immigrants and send them back to their home countries. Advocates of Romney’s approach argue that illegal immigration can be curbed by denying public benefits to them, prompting them to leave the United States on their own.
November 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Hispanics surpass blacks for first time on poverty scaleNew census estimates show the number of Americans living in poverty is higher than previously known reaching a new level of 49.1 million, or 16 percent.
September 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The 2010 census forms specifically instructed Latinos that Hispanic origins are not races and to select a recognized category such as white or black. It appears now that the response caused an unexpected growth in the U.S.’s white population. Continue Reading
March 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota’s population growth between 2000 and 2010 was driven by an increase in minority residents, especially Hispanics, Census Bureau numbers released Wednesday show. Continue Reading