Congress http://kunm.org en Could Cutting Border Enforcement Help Reduce the Deficit? http://kunm.org/post/could-cutting-border-enforcement-help-reduce-deficit <p>The congressional Super-Committee has failed to settle on a bipartisan proposal to cut the nation&#39;s deficit by 1.5 trillion dollars. But as Ruxandra Guidi reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, some advocates for immigration reform have been calling for cuts to border enforcement.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 17:19:28 +0000 Ruxandra Guidi 4478 at http://kunm.org Could Cutting Border Enforcement Help Reduce the Deficit? Details on Earlier Gun Walking Program Emerge http://kunm.org/post/details-earlier-gun-walking-program-emerge <p>The Justice Department has been under fire for months for the so-called &ldquo;Fast and Furious&rdquo; gun-walking program. That&rsquo;s the A-T-F operation that tried to build criminal cases against Mexican drug cartels and their weapons suppliers.</p><p> Fri, 04 Nov 2011 16:19:01 +0000 Michel Marizco 3512 at http://kunm.org Details on Earlier Gun Walking Program Emerge Napolitano Scrutinized By Congress Over New Deportation Measures http://kunm.org/post/napolitano-scrutinized-congress-over-new-deportation-measures <p>The Department of Homeland Security is under scrutiny in Congress over recent changes to immigration enforcement, including deportations. From our <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, Ruxandra Guidi has our story.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Oct 2011 15:56:19 +0000 Ruxandra Guidi 3167 at http://kunm.org Napolitano Scrutinized By Congress Over New Deportation Measures Hopi and Navajo Tribes Come Together on Redistricting http://kunm.org/post/hopi-and-navajo-tribes-come-together-redistricting <p>It happens every 10 years.&nbsp; First, the census.&nbsp; Then squabbles over drawing new lines for Congressional districts. The big debate is usually over whether to carve out a minority district or spread the minorities out amongst districts, making their political agenda more widely heard. In northeastern Arizona it&rsquo;s surprisingly less of a squabble. Wed, 05 Oct 2011 19:32:47 +0000 2087 at http://kunm.org Hopi and Navajo Tribes Come Together on Redistricting