Must-Read #Immigration Headlines For 05/30/2013

Reuters: Supporters of U.S. immigration bill unsettled by Rubio message

By Caren Bohan

May 30, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/30/us-usa-immigration-rubio-idUSBRE94T04S20130530

 

Daily Kos: Reid confident in 60 immigration votes, so why give in even more?

May 29, 2013

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/05/29/1212378/-Reid-confident-in-60-immigration-votes-so-why-give-in-even-more#

 

NATIONAL

 

Washington Examiner: Ted Cruz opens up on immigration

By Byron York

May 29, 2013

http://washingtonexaminer.com/sen.-ted-cruz-opens-up-on-immigration/article/2530773

 

NBC Latino: Crowd protests Senator Cruz on immigration and gun control as he woos conservatives

By Sandra Lilley

May 29, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/05/29/crowd-protests-senator-cruz-on-immigration-and-gun-control-as-he-woos-conservatives/

 

Houston Chronicle: Cruzin’ to a bruisin’ in the Big Apple

May 29, 2013

http://blog.chron.com/txpotomac/2013/05/cruzin-to-a-bruisin-in-the-big-apple/

 

Miami Herald: Immigration-hardline group attacks Marco Rubio in Florida TV spots

By Marc Caputo

May 30, 2013

http://miamiherald.typepad.com/nakedpolitics/2013/05/immigration-hardline-group-attacks-marco-rubio-in-florida-tv-spots.html#storylink=cpy

 

Bloomberg: Colorado Farms Push Bennet on Immigration as Peppers Rot

By Jennifer Oldham

May 29, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-30/colorado-farms-push-bennet-on-immigration-as-peppers-rot.html

 

Associated Press (Arizona): Arizona immigration activists lobby Rep. Salmon

May 29, 2013

http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/story/22447963/arizona-immigration-activists-lobby-rep-salmon

 

Las Vegas Sun: Battle for votes begins as Senate prepares to debate immigration bill

By Tovin Lapan

May 30, 2013

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2013/may/30/battle-votes-begins-full-senate-prepares-debate-im/#ixzz2UmEDG4GS

 

Huffington Post: Harry Reid: Getting 60 Votes For Immigration Reform Will Be ‘Pretty Easy’

By Elise Foley

May 29, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/29/harry-reid-immigration_n_3352630.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

Roll Call: Fallon to Flack for Holder After Immigration Is Wrapped Up

By Niels Lesniewski

May 29, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/wgdb/fallon-to-flack-for-holder-after-immigration/

 

MLive: Jeb Bush talks right-to-work, education reform and immigration at Mackinac Policy Conference

By Jonathan Oosting

May 29, 2013

http://www.mlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/05/jeb_bush_talks_right-to-work_e.html

 

MLive: Former commerce secretary, Kellogg CEO Carlos Gutierrez promotes immigration reform as economic driver

By Melissa Anders

May 30, 2013

http://www.mlive.com/business/index.ssf/2013/05/former_commerce_secretary_kell.html

 

Politico: Vulnerable Democrats’ 2014 President Obama problem

By James Hohman

May 29, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/southern-dems-obama-landrieu-pryor-hagan-barrow-91962.html

 

Roll Call: Who Will Lead the Tea Party Caucus?

By Emma Dumaine

May 29, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/goppers/who-will-lead-the-tea-party-caucus/

 

Reuters: Angry about immigration plan, some gay donors cut off Democrats

By Rachelle Younglai

May 29, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/29/us-usa-immigration-gays-idUSBRE94S1H620130529

 

New York Times: Immigrants Give More to Medicare Than They Receive, a Study Finds

By Sabrina Tavernise

May 29, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/30/health/immigrants-give-more-to-medicare-than-they-receive-a-study-finds.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Study: Immigrants Boost Medicare Hospital Fund

By Sara Murray

May 29, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/05/29/study-immigrants-boost-medicare-hospital-fund/

 

USA Today: Immigrants subsidize Medicare recipients, study says

By Kelly Kennedy

May 29, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/05/29/immigration-health-costs-less-than-us-born/2367507/

 

Politico: U.S. extends halt on deportations to El Salvador

By Josh Gerstein

May 29, 2013

http://www.politico.com/blogs/under-the-radar/2013/05/us-extends-halt-on-deportations-to-el-salvador-164986.html

 

USA Today: Evangelical groups launch $250,000 immigration campaign

By Alan Gomez

May 29, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/05/29/evangelicals-make-immigration-push/2369981/

 

Religion News Service: ‘Nuns on the Bus’ kick off immigration tour

By David Gibson

May 29, 2013

http://www.religionnews.com/2013/05/29/nuns-on-the-bus-kick-off-immigration-tour/

 

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): What Would Milton Friedman Say?

By Stephen Moore

May 29, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323728204578513151809466978.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

USA Today (Common Ground): Border security trumps electoral politics

By Bob Beckel and Cal Thomas

May 29, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2013/05/29/common-ground-border-security-trumps-electoral-politics/2370431/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Why immigration reform has a shot

By Jennifer Rubin

May 29, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/05/29/why-immigration-reform-has-a-shot/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Gang of Eight: Building a bigger majority

By Jennifer Rubin

May 29, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/05/29/gang-of-eight-building-a-bigger-majority/

 

Daily Beast (Opinion): The House Still Isn’t Dealing With Immigration’s Obamacare Problem

By Justin Green

May 29, 2013

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/05/29/the-house-still-isn-t-dealing-with-immigration-s-obamacare-problem.html

 

Orlando Sentinel (Opinion): Immigration reform must keep families together, out of poverty

By Maria Rodriguez

May 30, 2013

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/opinion/os-ed-criminalizing-immigrants-053013-20130529,0,5523216.story

 

Deseret News (Opinion): Broken immigration system loses jobs

By David Kirkham

May 29, 2013

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765630799/Broken-immigration-system-loses-jobs.html

 

Birmingham News (Opinion): Jose Antonio Vargas’ immigration documentary well-timed for debates

By Joey Kennedy

May 29, 2013

http://www.al.com/opinion/index.ssf/2013/05/jose_antonio_vargas_immigratio.html

 

The Hill (Blog): Immigration reform and the great demand for talent

By Joey Loughrey and Jamie Merisotis

May 29, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/economy-a-budget/302295-immigration-reform-and-the-great-demand-for-talent#ixzz2UiR3gVI7

 

LOCAL

 

Chicago Tribune: Protesters targeting Obama fundraiser arrested

May 29, 2013

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-protesters-targeting-obama-fundraiser-arrested-20130529,0,7807370.story?track=rss

 

CBS Chicago: Protesters Block Michigan Avenue, Call For End To Deportations

May 29, 2013

http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2013/05/29/protesters-block-michigan-avenue-call-for-end-to-deportations/

 

Associated Press (Arizona): Group seeking recall election for controversial Arizona sheriff faces deadline

May 30, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/group-trying-to-force-recall-election-against-arpaio-faces-deadline-for-turning-in-signatures/2013/05/30/78ce4510-c901-11e2-9cd9-3b9a22a4000a_story.html

 

AZ Family: Immigration activists march in Phoenix

By Kristine Harrington

May 29, 2013

http://www.azfamily.com/news/Immigration-Activists-March-in-Phoenix-209435181.html

About David Leopold
Past President and Past General Counsel, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), In-the-Trenches practicing immigration Attorney, Blogger, Activist, Photographer, Educator, World Traveler. All opinions are my own.

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