ICE Detroit http://michiganradio.org en With immigration overhaul on the horizon, one immigrant looks for change now - from jail http://michiganradio.org/post/immigration-overhaul-horizon-one-immigrant-looks-change-now-jail <p><u><font color="#0066cc"><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f43aR03r9uk">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f43aR03r9uk</a></font></u></p><p></p><p>The U.S. appears to be on the verge of the biggest immigration changes in a generation.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.c-span.org/uploadedFiles/Content/Documents/Bipartisan-Framework-For-Immigration-Reform.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;">Legislation being debated in Congress</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> would allow many immigrants who are now here illegally an eventual path to citizenship.</span></p> Fri, 03 May 2013 19:25:08 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 12407 at http://michiganradio.org Sterling Heights honor student faces deportation http://michiganradio.org/post/sterling-heights-honor-student-faces-deportation <p>With immigration reform bogged down in Congress and perennially on the back burner, the <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/07/25/AR2010072501790.html">Obama administration is pushing a more aggressive deportation agenda</a>. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement plans to deport a record number of people this year.</p><p>If the agency has their way, one of them will be Ola Kaso, an 18-year-old girl from Sterling Heights. She&rsquo;ll be forced to leave just days after she graduates high school as one of the top students in her class.</p> Fri, 15 Apr 2011 16:26:24 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 2090 at http://michiganradio.org Sterling Heights honor student faces deportation