IMMIGRANTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/IMMIGRANTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Remember your heritage, Hannity and O’Reilly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58190145-82/hannity-immigrants-irish-border.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58190145-82/hannity-immigrants-irish-border.html.csp">Letter: Remember your heritage, Hannity and O’Reilly</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T11:27:32.396-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While reading through both the Tribune and other papers, I’ve seen the influx of immigrant children at the border described as an “invasion.” I’ve seen pictures of Sean Hannity patrolling the border with a machine gun, protecting us from all the “criminals” that are allegedly crossing the border. I’ve seen Bill O’Reilly call for harsher treatment of these immigrants, fleeing violence in Central America. This is déjà vu for anyone who has studied American history, specifically the 1840s. Nativis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190145@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:27:32 MDT Immigrants flock to see statue of beloved saint http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58180707-68/saint-statue-gonzalez-romo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58180707-68/saint-statue-gonzalez-romo.html.csp">Immigrants flock to see statue of beloved saint</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T19:35:55.417-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 07:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Immigrants are flocking to churches in Southern California to see a wooden statue of a saint cherished by border-crossers who make the perilous journey to the United States. The 4-foot-tall statue of Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez was flown from the Mexican state of Jalisco and is making stops in churches in three California counties, the Los Angeles Times reported Sunday. Many immigrants say Romo Gonzalez has appeared to them during difficult moments on their journeys north, with so...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58180707@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:35:55 MDT Immigration courts, already backlogged, face a new deluge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177224-68/immigration-immigrants-border-courts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177224-68/immigration-immigrants-border-courts.html.csp">Immigration courts, already backlogged, face a new deluge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AMY TAXIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T19:22:36.399-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 07:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Adolescent girls in braids and pigtails and teenage boys wearing jeans and sneakers sat alongside their parents in the courtroom of Immigration Judge Frank Travieso to hear how long they might be allowed to stay in the United States. Travieso grabbed four thick books and dropped each one on his desk with a thud, warning the families in his Los Angeles courtroom about the thousands of pages of immigration laws and interpretations that could affect their cases and urging them to get...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58177224@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:22:36 MDT Letter: Don’t tempt immigrants with ‘milk and honey’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174205-82/immigration-reform-border-business.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174205-82/immigration-reform-border-business.html.csp">Letter: Don’t tempt immigrants with ‘milk and honey’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T12:59:20.609-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In reference to (“Business poll: Utahns want immigration reform now,” July 10), it doesn’t surprise me that such a high percentage say they want “immigration reform,” especially when one considers the recent invasion of illegals who keep coming across our southern border. Most people who are paying attention to what is happening realize that something has to be done. All the talk about liberalizing our immigration laws and giving a pathway to citizenship, along with a president who has relaxed e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174205@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:59:20 MDT Krauthammer: The immigration no-brainer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58170310-82/central-kids-obama-stay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58170310-82/central-kids-obama-stay.html.csp">Krauthammer: The immigration no-brainer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Charles Krauthammer</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T01:01:03.271-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • As is his wont, President Obama is treating the border crisis — more than 50,000 unaccompanied children crossing illegally — as a public relations problem. Where to photo op and where not. He still hasn’t enunciated a policy. He may not even have one. Will these immigrants be allowed to stay? Seven times was Obama’s homeland security secretary asked this on “Meet the Press.” Seven times he danced around the question. Presidential press secretary Josh Earnest was ostensibly...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170310@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 01:01:03 MDT Mother of crash victim writes letter to Obama http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171625-68/corona-mendoza-states-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171625-68/corona-mendoza-states-united.html.csp">Mother of crash victim writes letter to Obama</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T22:29:06.72-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 10:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • The mother of an Arizona police officer killed in a collision with an intoxicated wrong-way driver who was in the United States without permission is demanding to know why the man wasn’t deported after being convicted in a Colorado criminal case. Mary Ann Mendoza wrote President Barack Obama on Wednesday, demanding that he explain why Raul Silva Corona was allowed to remain in the United States and eventually kill her son. Corona, 42, and Mesa police Brandon Mendoza died May 12 on a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581716252014-07-12T22:29:06.72-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T22:29:06.72-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171625@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:29:06 MDT Milbank: Law, not lawlessness, created border crisis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58169708-82/obama-law-border-crisis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58169708-82/obama-law-border-crisis.html.csp">Milbank: Law, not lawlessness, created border crisis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T09:50:40.923-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 09:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • A querulous quartet of conservatives took to the Senate floor Wednesday to condemn President Obama for his latest atrocity against the American way of life. The Republican foursome, assembled to criticize the president for failing to visit the border during his visit to Texas this week, was coordinated by Sen. John McCain and included fellow Arizonan Jeff Flake and both of the chamber’s Texans, John Cornyn and the man McCain once dubbed a “wacko bird,” Ted Cruz. “President Obama tod...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58169708@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:50:40 MDT Business poll: Utahns want immigration reform now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58165385-90/immigrants-immigration-lake-legal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58165385-90/immigrants-immigration-lake-legal.html.csp">Business poll: Utahns want immigration reform now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T23:07:02.131-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eight of every 10 Utah voters say it is important for Congress to enact immigration reform this year, and three of every four even favor creating a legal status for undocumented immigrants as part of it, according to a new survey released by pro-reform business groups. The Harper Polling survey of 501 Utahns, conducted June 25-26, was released Wednesday as part of a “national day of action” by such groups. They also held a roundtable Wednesday at the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce designed to ar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58165385@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:07:02 MDT Letter: We can’t feed the immigrants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58158150-82/feed-care-compassion-ground.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58158150-82/feed-care-compassion-ground.html.csp">Letter: We can’t feed the immigrants</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:00:02.922-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I would like to respond to Ron Hood’s letter (“Where’s compassion?” July 4). The Americans in California who stood their ground and made three buses of illegal immigrants turn around were protecting our country and its laws. I don’t understand why people can’t grasp the word “illegal.” We haven’t sunk to new lows. We have stood our ground and said enough is enough. When the illegals want to come the correct way and quit sucking everything they can out of law-abiding, tax-paying, hardworking c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58158150@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:00:02 MDT Arizona loses dispute over immigrant driver licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58158084-68/immigrants-licenses-arizona-policy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58158084-68/immigrants-licenses-arizona-policy.html.csp">Arizona loses dispute over immigrant driver licenses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACQUES BILLEAUD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T19:27:50.941-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 07:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • A federal appeals court has dealt a new blow to Arizona in its series of immigration-related crackdowns, ruling that the state cannot deny driver licenses to young immigrants who are allowed to stay in the U.S. under a 2012 Obama administration policy. Arizona was one of two states that refused to issue licenses to the immigrants, sparking the latest court fight over the issue. Republican Gov. Jan Brewer called the ruling misguided and said she was considering appeal. The decision fol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581580842014-07-07T19:27:50.941-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T19:27:50.941-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58158084@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:27:50 MDT Commentary: Busloads of turned-back immigrants, an image of shame http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58157853-80/murrieta-border-brownsville-immigrants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58157853-80/murrieta-border-brownsville-immigrants.html.csp">Commentary: Busloads of turned-back immigrants, an image of shame</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARY ANN WALSH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T16:22:15.699-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 04:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sometimes a picture says it all. Consider the 1963 picture of fire hoses and snarling police dogs in Birmingham, Ala., used against African-American students protesting racial segregation. Surely not our civil servants at their best. Or the 1972 picture of the little girl running terrified and naked with burning skin after South Vietnamese planes accidentally dropped napalm on Trang Bang, which had been occupied by North Vietnamese troops. The world then saw how war could hurt children. Now, in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157853@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:22:15 MDT California city is latest immigration flashpoint http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149880-68/border-murrieta-immigration-immigrants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149880-68/border-murrieta-immigration-immigrants.html.csp">California city is latest immigration flashpoint</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATT HAMILTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T20:03:11.708-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murrieta, Calif. • Demonstrators on both sides of the immigration debate gathered Friday outside a U.S. Border Patrol station in Southern California where the agency was foiled earlier this week in an attempt to bus in and process some of the immigrants who have flooded the Texas border with Mexico. The crowd numbered about 120 early in the day — about a third opposing illegal immigration and two-thirds supporting immigrants. Shouting matches erupted but there was no violence. About 15 officers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581498802014-07-04T20:03:11.708-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T20:03:11.708-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149880@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 20:03:11 MDT Obama: U.S. always has been a nation of immigrants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149863-68/obama-immigration-america-immigrants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149863-68/obama-immigration-america-immigrants.html.csp">Obama: U.S. always has been a nation of immigrants</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DARLENE SUPERVILLE</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T20:00:56.1-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 08:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Celebrating the ethnic diversity of America, President Barack Obama said more than two dozen foreign-born service members who became U.S. citizens at the White House on the Fourth of July are vivid reminders that welcoming immigrants “is central to our way of life.” He pleaded anew for new immigration policies, saying the vast range of backgrounds and experiences that has made America a melting pot for more than 200 years also makes the country stronger. He argued that the system m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581498632014-07-04T20:00:56.1-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T20:00:56.1-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149863@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 20:00:56 MDT Obama: US always has been a nation of immigrants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149446-68/immigration-obama-nation-america.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149446-68/immigration-obama-nation-america.html.csp">Obama: US always has been a nation of immigrants</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DARLENE SUPERVILLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T11:17:59.147-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Celebrating the ethnic diversity of America, President Barack Obama said more than two dozen foreign-born service members who became U.S. citizens at a White House ceremony on the Fourth of July are vivid reminders that the country is, and always has been, a nation of immigrants. He said the vast range of backgrounds and experiences that made America a melting pot for more than 200 years also makes it stronger, but that the immigration system has to be retooled for the U.S. to keep ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581494462014-07-04T11:17:59.147-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T11:17:59.147-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149446@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:17:59 MDT Feds launch media campaign on immigration dangers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144097-68/campaign-message-television-border.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144097-68/campaign-message-television-border.html.csp">Feds launch media campaign on immigration dangers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:00:06.965-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mission, Texas • Overwhelmed by a surge in illegal immigration, especially by unaccompanied children, the U.S. government has launched a $1 million international media campaign warning families in Central America that it’s best to stay at home. Standing beside the Rio Grande on Wednesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske said the message aimed primarily at Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador is two-part: The trip to the United States is extremely dangerous, and im...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581440972014-07-02T22:00:06.965-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T22:00:06.965-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144097@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:00:06 MDT Wilkinson: Obama has only bad options on immigration now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58128444-82/immigration-obama-republicans-immigrants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58128444-82/immigration-obama-republicans-immigrants.html.csp">Wilkinson: Obama has only bad options on immigration now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Francis Wilkinson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T22:17:34.701-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 10:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For months, the dynamics of immigration reform have kept President Barack Obama off balance. On one side, he needed to reassure immigration activists and Hispanic voters that he would expend significant political capital in their behalf. On the other, he had to be certain not to wrap himself so fully in the issue that it became exclusively identified with him. If he were too bold, House Republicans, ever mindful of the base’s delicate feelings, would sink reform no matter how much it hurt them i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58128444@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 22:17:34 MDT Op-ed: What’s needed to make Utahns in Congress help immigrants? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58119695-82/immigration-reform-utah-immigrants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58119695-82/immigration-reform-utah-immigrants.html.csp">Op-ed: What’s needed to make Utahns in Congress help immigrants?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mark ALvarez</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T16:50:02.796-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two weeks ago, a caller on my radio show suggested two questions for members of Congress who opposed or were stalling on immigration reform: 1. How much money do you want to support reform? 2. How much money is a broken system costing us? The “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act” was introduced by a bipartisan group of senators on April 16, 2013. The proposal S.744 passed by a vote of 68 to 32 on June 27, 2013. A proposal identical in name and similar in s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58119695@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:50:02 MDT Mexico’s Utah consul works to build trust http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58036719-90/arnal-citizens-immigrants-immigration.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58036719-90/arnal-citizens-immigrants-immigration.html.csp">Mexico’s Utah consul works to build trust</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:43:57.666-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">His job may be akin to brokering peace between the Hatfields and McCoys. Eduardo Arnal, Mexico’s consul in Utah, seeks to build trust between undocumented immigrants and local Utah citizens and officials. He says misunderstandings on both sides are common but could disappear if they grew to know each other better. For example, he says undocumented immigrants “have a strong fear towards authority, all kinds of authorities. They don’t distinguish between local … police and ICE” (Immigration and Cu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58036719@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:43:57 MDT Obama waiting for House GOP to act on immigration http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58068375-68/immigration-obama-cantor-republicans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58068375-68/immigration-obama-cantor-republicans.html.csp">Obama waiting for House GOP to act on immigration</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T12:52:06.888-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 12:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • To the frustration of many of his supporters, President Barack Obama is backing away from immigration changes he could make on his own. He is kicking the issue to House Republicans instead, despite mounting evidence they won’t address the millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States. This week, lawmakers from both parties summarily declared immigration-overhaul efforts dead after House Majority Leader Eric Cantor suffered an unexpected defeat at the hands of a fellow...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58068375@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:52:06 MDT Obama delaying on immigration despite Cantor loss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58066033-68/obama-immigration-republicans-cantor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58066033-68/obama-immigration-republicans-cantor.html.csp">Obama delaying on immigration despite Cantor loss</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T21:53:15.653-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • To the frustration of many of his supporters, President Barack Obama is backing away from immigration changes he could make on his own. He is kicking the issue to House Republicans instead, despite mounting evidence they won’t address the millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States. This week, lawmakers from both parties summarily declared immigration-overhaul efforts dead after House Majority Leader Eric Cantor suffered an unexpected defeat at the hands of a fello...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580660332014-06-13T21:53:15.653-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T21:53:15.653-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58066033@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:53:15 MDT