Best of AP — Honorable Mention


Divided America: The changing face of U.S. immigration

Josh Boak, reporter, Business News/Washington, and Allen Breed, national writer and videojournalist, for an all-formats story showing how an influx of educated Asian immigrants is transforming the nation in ways largely ignored by today’s heated political rhetoric. The story, part of the Divided America series, punctured myths about U.S. immigration. Elliot Spagat in San Diego contributed a sidebar explaining a crucial but often overlooked fact in the immigration debate: An estimated 40 percent of the 11 million people in the U.S. illegally overstayed visas.

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