Undocumented immigrants caught red-handed in a phony UPS van; why a free market needs immigration, and more.
How White Women Could Be Key to a Democratic Victory
College-educated white women could be the ticket for President Obama's reelection, according to results from two recent polls. In particular, Obama won almost three-fifths of the vote from single white women lat time, and he appears poised win them again in the coming election, National Journal reports. Other indicators of voting patterns include education and church attendance.
In recognition of the voting power that single women hold, Senate Democrats are working to appeal to them by pushing through legislation that addresses pay discrimination, according to Bloomberg Businessweek.
Column: What Free Markets and Immigration Have in Common
U.S. immigration policies are arbitrarily set and aren't conducive to ensuring the greatest potential success for our economy, writes Alex Nowrasteh in an op-ed for the Washington Times.
"In a free market, firms and workers should be free to negotiate and work together - regardless of nationality," Nowrasteh argues. "The labor market is the largest market in the U.S., and increasing legal immigration will allow people to move to our relatively capitalist economy, where they are most productive, increasing economic growth in the process."