Latinos feel stress of debate on immigration – The Mercury News

Latinos feel stress of debate on immigration – The Mercury News
SURVEY FINDS DEPORTATION A TOP CONCERN
By L.A. Chung and Mike Swift
Mercury News
Article Launched: 12/14/2007 02:15:06 AM PSTAs the debate over immigration reform continues, more than half of Latinos in the United States worry that a relative or close friend will be deported, according to a nationwide survey released Thursday.

In several aspects, the Pew Hispanic Center has found that two-thirds of the Latinos it surveyed feel that Congress’ failure to enact immigration reform twice in the past two years has had negative effects on Latinos, regardless of their legal status.

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