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Illegal Immigrants

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  • Raid spurs fear of driver's licenses among immigrants

    Raid spurs fear of driver's licenses among immigrants
    A recent raid at a Catonsville apartment complex has raised concerns that federal immigration agents are using Maryland motor vehicle data to locate illegal immigrants, potentially undermining a state initiative to ensure that drivers are ready for the...
  • License to deport [Editorial]

    License to deport  [Editorial]
    Maryland's decision to join a handful of states that allow undocumented immigrants the chance to obtain driver's licenses was a pragmatic one designed to keep residents safe. Border security, deportation policy and pathways to citizenship are not within...
  • Md. should not support illegal immigrants [Letter]

    Md. should not support illegal immigrants [Letter]
    Gov. Martin O'Malley, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Maryland lawmakers have decided that they no longer want to uphold the laws on legal immigration but welcome illegal immigrants to Maryland and use our tax...
  • Candidate Courtney Watson would improve senior services in HoCo [Letter]

    Your recent editorial notes that Gov. Martin O'Malley is sidestepping the country's immigration laws by allowing illegal immigrants to obtain driver licenses ("License to deport," Sept. 22). But are we safer given that there is no requirement for...
  • Driver's license no substitute for legal status [Letter]

    What do you call a person who has been granted the right to drive in Maryland, but has no legal right to stay in the United States ("Raid spurs immigrants fear of driver's licenses," Sept. 20)? Is he or she a semi-citizen? A second-class citizen? A quasi-...
  • Prince George's Co. to limit holding immigrants for the feds

    Prince George's Co. to limit holding immigrants for the feds
    Prince George's County will become the state's second jurisdiction to stop honoring federal requests to hold illegal immigrants beyond their scheduled release unless agents can demonstrate it is likely that they have committed a crime, county officials...
  • Hogan bashing is typical liberal bunk [Letter]

    Hogan bashing is typical liberal bunk [Letter]
    I strongly disagree with letter writer William Knapp who bashes Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan for promising to create jobs for the middle class and cut taxes ("Hogan's plan for Md. doesn't add up," Sept. 21). He's worried that Mr. Hogan...
  • Expect the 'race card' in our ongoing immigration debate

    In a recent confrontation between protesters against the illegal flood of unaccompanied children into the United States and counter-protests by some Hispanic group, one man from the latter group said angrily, "We are as good as you are!" One of the...
  • No: Amnesty decree would hurt blacks: Front Burner

    In 2007, U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, urged black civil-rights leaders to oppose the Senate's "comprehensive" immigration-reform bill. Appealing to the royalty of the establishment civil-rights community — including Dennis Courtland Hayes,...
  • Yes: America shouldn't be stuck with broken system: Front Burner

    Immigration is an issue that tends to generate more heat than light. But there are a few things that most Americans agree on. First, our current immigration system is badly broken. Second, there is no way the government is going to round up and deport the...
  • FCAT-diploma flap, Obama, and Winter Garden: Letters

    FCAT-diploma flap I couldn't believe the article "Family fights FCAT rule keeping model student from his diploma" in the Aug. 24 Sentinel. The parents of Chinese student Jiaqi Chu want to have a law changed in Florida because he missed graduating high...