Latinos http://iowapublicradio.org en Immigrants Living in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/immigrants-living-iowa <p>Reports say that the White House plans to start a push towards comprehensive immigration reform this month. Ben Kieffer speaks with immigrants who have come to our state about the challenges they faced moving to Iowa from another country - finding work, a new life, putting down new roots in Iowa's communities, and the <a href="http://www.press-citizen.com/article/20130104/NEWS01/301040017?source=nletter-top5" target="_blank">Immigrant Voices Project</a>.</p><p></p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 19:09:28 +0000 Ben Kieffer 13009 at http://iowapublicradio.org Immigrants Living in Iowa Latinos in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/latinos-iowa <p><a href="http://dsph.uiowa.edu/conferences/uilmw/wp/" target="_blank"><em>The Latino Midwest</em></a> examines the history, education, literature, art, and politics of Latinos in the Midwest in light of the demographic changes experienced by states in this region with growing Latino populations. It aims to explore the changing demographics and dynamics of Latino communities in Iowa, and to strengthen the responsiveness of policy makers, business leaders, and community organizations.</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 18:05:38 +0000 Ben Kieffer 9119 at http://iowapublicradio.org Latinos in Iowa