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FORBES: 40 Percent of Fortune 500 Companies Founded by Immigrants or Their Children

FORBES: 40 Percent of Fortune 500 Companies Founded by Immigrants or Their Children

admin June 19, 2011 Comments Off

By Stuart Anderson June 19, 2011 http://blogs.forbes.com/stuartanderson/2011/06/19/40-percent-of-fortune-500-companies-founded-by-immigrants-or-their-children/  We know about immigrant founders at large technology companies, such as Intel, Google and eBay. Less well known is how many immigrants and children of immigrants have

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Activists: U.S. citizens detained by immigration agents

Activists: U.S. citizens detained by immigration agents

admin June 10, 2011 Comments Off

By ALFONSO CHARDY achardy@ElNuevoHerald.com For about 15 minutes one day last year, a 17-year-old teen named Walter was handcuffed and detained by a U.S. immigration officer who assumed he was not a U. S.

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Miami Herald Op-Ed “Still waiting for Congress to act on immigration” by Cheryl Little

Miami Herald Op-Ed “Still waiting for Congress to act on immigration” by Cheryl Little

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BY CHERYL LITTLE www.fiacfla.org President Obama’s speech on Tuesday signals yet another push for desperately needed reforms of America’s dysfunctional immigration system. Yes, the odds are long and many will pronounce this effort dead

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Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center featured on CNN

Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center featured on CNN

admin May 8, 2010 Comments Off

CNN piece on FIAC Clients Some Haitian victims brought to the U.S. were detained for illegal entry. Click Here to Watch   CNN.com Opinion by Cheryl Little Immigration reform needed for U.S. economy and

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