USA

Changes in US Town Reflect Easing of Anger Over Ilegal Immigrationi
X
April 02, 2013 8:50 PM
The growing power of minority voters in the United States, particularly the Hispanic/Latino vote, has changed the political landscape of the United States. On the national level there is now bipartisan support in Congress for immigration reform. And as VOA’s Brian Padden reports, in a small town in northern Virginia, where a few years ago illegal immigration was a divisive political issue, public anger is fading.

Changes in US Town Reflect Easing of Anger Over Ilegal Immigration

Published April 02, 2013

The growing power of minority voters in the United States, particularly the Hispanic/Latino vote, has changed the political landscape of the United States. On the national level there is now bipartisan support in Congress for immigration reform. And as VOA’s Brian Padden reports, in a small town in northern Virginia, where a few years ago illegal immigration was a divisive political issue, public anger is fading.


You May Like

Disappointing Report on China's Economy Shakes Markets

In London and New York shares lost 3 percent, while Paris and Germany dropped around 2.4 percent More

DRC Tries Mega-Farms to Feed Population

Park at Boukanga Lonzo currently has 5,000 hectares under cultivation, crops stretching as far as eye can see, and is start of ambitious large-scale agriculture plan More

Video War, Drought Threaten Iraq's Marshlands

Areas are spawning ground for Gulf fisheries, a resting place for migrating wildfowl, source of livelihood for fishermen and herders who have called the marshes home for generations More