Immigrants recognized for leadership role in Utah

As American communities become more aware of economic and humanitarian contributions from local immigrants, the complexity of the U.S. immigration system becomes more personal, said a keynote speaker at a Salt Lake City awards luncheon Wednesday.
Utah is a global community that gives its immigrant population the support it needs to succeed, said Ali Noorani, executive director of the National Immigration Forum. The state has set the standard for “constructive Republicanism,” he said, and has avo…