MONDAY, AUGUST 31. PROGRAM # 7598 12:00 PM PT Immigration Dialogue in Iowa. A local columnist and community leaders convened a town hall meeting this weekend in Iowa to discuss immigration reform. The forum was held in Storm Lake, a town that is among the most transformed by newcomers in Iowa, state scheduled to kick […]
In Kern County, residents report that when they go to get healthcare, to their children’s schools, or to ask for emergency help, a lot of the time they can’t find an interpreter who speaks the same language.
Congressman Raúl Grijalva offered to present a reform plan. Some hope it will include flexibility to change employers, a guarantee of 100 percent of promised hours, and permission to stay in the United States if the worker is abused.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 25. PROGRAM # 7594 12:00 PM PT “Anchor Babies” and the GOP Race. The Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump promises to build a wall along the border, round up millions of undocumented immigrants and declares a war on “anchor babies,” end birthright citizenship. While most Republican candidates are supporting Trump’s plan, some conservatives […]
If the bill becomes law, the federal government would still have to approve an exemption, to allow undocumented immigrants buy health insurance plans on Covered California.
With music, videos, poetry, and testimony, the play portrays the border patrol, coyotes, migrants, drug cartels on both sides of the border, and Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19. PROGRAM # 7590 12:00 PM PT Health For All. Health care analysts discuss the prospects for SB 4, a progressive initiative seeking to expand health coverage to the undocumented. The bill puts final touches on the expansion of publicly funded health coverage to all children and youth and would also allow undocumented […]
Dreamer Moms. Also, Arpaio Suit Rejected. Also, presidential candidate Donald Trump unveiled his immigration plan.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 18. PROGRAM # 7589 12:00 PM PT Dreamer Moms. A conversation with the leader of a group of deported moms, who represents families separated by deportation. Living in Mexico and separated from her children, she speaks about her children plight and her efforts to pass a bill in the U.S. House to allow […]
MONDAY, AUGUST 17. PROGRAM # 7588 12:00 PM PT San Francisco Sanctuary Under Fire. Using the killing of Kathryn Steinle, a young woman gunned down in San Francisco by an undocumented immigrant, as key talking point, conservative leaders are launching an all-out campaign to deprive San Francisco and other sanctuary cities from federal funds, accusing […]
TUESDAY, AUGUST 4. PROGRAM # 7579 12:00 PM PT End Family Detention. Members of the U.S. Congress are calling on Secretary Jeh Johnson to end family detention after a federal court ordered last week the release of migrant families at detention centers. Also, DHS agents are visiting homes of those who have not returned mistakenly […]