Know the facts: Between 1996 and 2012, the number of New American registered voters rose by 10.6 million—an increase of 143.1 percent.
CNN Political strategist Maria T. Cardona shares her personal immigrant story with me on "My Conversation", the official podcast of the Immigrant Archive Project.
"I'm a business owner and I employ American citizens. I pay more in taxes than many American citizens. I've never been a burden to this country." - Jay de Leon, Mexican immigrant.
Special thanks to Laura Posada for opening her home to us and sharing her uniquely inspirational story with the Immigrant Archive Project.
"Perhaps my dad couldn't read and write, but he raised a son that could deliver a commencement speech to a college audience." - Ed Gonzalez, Mayor Pro-Tem, Houston, Texas.
Jay de Leon, a Houston-based business owner shares his perspective regarding immigration reform.
An indepth conversation with Edward James Olmos.