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Colleges: International Students Key to Michigan’s Economic Growth

DETROIT — Fast-paced economic growth in the health care, computer and engineering sectors, coupled with a shortage of domestic students graduating with degrees in the high-demand science, technology, engineering and math fields, has created a […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012


Congresswoman Calls For Crackdown On Visa Abusers

Michigan Congresswoman Candice Miller says the government needs to take a closer look at U.S. visitors who overstay their visas, becoming illegal aliens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2012


Snyder Says Special Green Card Could Help Create Jobs

Testifying in front of a U.S. House Committee, Gov. Rick Snyder said he feels there should be opportunities in our country for immigrants with advanced degrees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012

Leslie Hernandez with one of her children.

Family, Supporters Plead For Illegal Immigrant’s Release

A 25-year-old Detroit mother of three, who has lived in the U.S. since age 11, may be deported on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2012

Grigg Box Co. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Feds: Detroit Box Biz Hired Illegal Immigrants

A packaging and box company on Detroit’s west side is the target of a raid by U.S. Homeland Security and Immigration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2011

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No Jail For Farmers Who Hired Illegal Immigrants

A couple who admit hiring illegal immigrants for years at their Michigan dairy farm have been sentenced to probation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2011

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Dairy Farm Owners Face Jail In Immigration Case

The owners of a Michigan dairy farm who pleaded guilty to hiring illegal immigrants are getting support from businesses that rely on the farm in their effort to avoid jail time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2011


Rally To Protest Racial Profiling At The Border

A rally will be held in Southwest Detroit this weekend to protest treatment of certain ethnic groups crossing borders into the United States.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2011

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Can Immigrants Save Detroit?

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg will be participating in an immigration conference, next week, with Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2011

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Gov. Snyder, NYC Mayor To Talk Immigration In Detroit

Governor Rick Snyder, along with NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg, will discuss how immigration could save Detroit at a conference next week at Wayne State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2011




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