#Immigration Headlines

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Washington Post: Obama meets with Senate Democrats

By Ed O’Keefe

March 12, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/03/12/obama-meeting-with-senate-democrats-focuses-on-budget-drones-and-immigration/

 

BuzzFeed: Obama Faces Questions On Drones, Immigration At Lunch With Democrats

By John Stanton

March 12, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/johnstanton/obama-faces-questions-on-drones-immigration-at-lunch-with-de

 

The Hill: Obama calls Sen. Flake about immigration reform

By Daniel Strauss

March 12, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/campaigns/287581-obama-calls-sen-flake-

 

NBC News: Napolitano: Obama ‘urgently awaiting’ bipartisan immigration draft

By Carrie Dann

March 12, 2013

http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/03/12/17283744-napolitano-obama-urgently-awaiting-bipartisan-immigration-draft?lite

 

Associated Press: Senate immigration group: National ID too costly

By Erica Werner

March 12, 2013

http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2013-03-12/senate-immigration-group-national-id-too-costly

 

Washington Times: Sen. Patrick J. Leahy: Judiciary likely to take up immigration after recess

By David Sherfinski

March 12, 2013

http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/inside-politics/2013/mar/12/sen-patrick-j-leahy-judiciary-likely-take-immigrat/

 

Fox News Latino: Rep. Raul Labrador Speaks at CPAC About How To Win Over Latinos

By Victor Garcia

March 12, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2013/03/12/congressman-raul-labrador-on-how-to-win-latinos-at-cpac/#ixzz2NML9hjDu

 

Politico (Playbook): FIRST LOOK — ad from Republicans for Immigration reform

March 13, 2013

http://www.politico.com/playbook/

 

Associated Press (South Carolina): SC groups combine to press for immigration reform

March 13, 2013

http://www.heraldonline.com/2013/03/13/4688635/sc-groups-combine-to-press-for.html#storylink=cpy

 

Boston Globe: US Senate GOP candidates debate immigration, change in Washington, and Swartz prosecution

By Stephanie Ebbert

March 13, 2013

http://www.boston.com/metrodesk/2013/03/12/senate-gop-candidates-debate-immigration-change-washington-and-swartz-prosecution/4qeZVkgz8cuCFg5Z9ihaUM/story.html

 

U.S. News and World Report: New Supporters Help Juice Immigration Reform Negotiations

By Rebekah Metzler

March 12, 2013

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2013/03/12/new-supporters-help-juice-immigration-reform-negotiations

 

Fox News Latino: National Republican Women’s Group Urges Comprehensive Immigration Reform

March 12, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2013/03/12/national-republican-women-group-urges-comprehensive-immigration-reform/#ixzz2NMN0z3iN

 

USA Today: Lawsuits allege abuse by border patrol agents

By Alan Gomez

March 13, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/03/13/immigrants-sue-border-patrol/1982681/

 

CBS News: Execs favor easier immigration for skilled workers

By Constantine Von Hoffman

March 13, 2013

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505123_162-57573874/execs-favor-easier-immigration-for-skilled-workers/

 

National Journal: An Ingenious Business Model: Speak Spanish and Serve Immigrants

By Sophie Quinton

March 12, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/next-economy/solutions-bank/an-ingenious-business-model-speak-spanish-and-serve-immigrants-20130312?mrefid=site_search

 

New York Times (Blog): The More He Talks About Immigration…

By Lawrence Downes

March 12, 2013

http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/12/the-more-he-talks-about-immigration/

 

The Hill (Opinion): Jeb Bush flounders

By Markos Moulitsas

March 12, 2013

http://thehill.com/opinion/columnists/markos-moulitas/287765-jeb-bush-flounders

 

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): Republicans and Hispanics

By Jason Riley

March 12, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735304578356710816963642.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

 

Washington Post (Blog): Republicans shouldn’t kid themselves on immigration

By Jennifer Rubin

March 12, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/03/12/republicans-shouldnt-kid-themselves-on-immigration/

 

Financial Times (Opinion): Immigration exposes political weakness

By Stanley Greenberg

March 13, 2013

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/1784507c-8826-11e2-8e3c-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F1784507c-8826-11e2-8e3c-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=#ixzz2NLLZMVmM

 

The Hill (Blog): Faith, politics and comprehensive immigration reform

By Rep, Kurt Schrader

March 12, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/economy-a-budget/287571-faith-politics-and-comprehensive-immigration-reform

 

NBC Latino (Opinion): Immigration reform must keep families together, protect children

By Rep. Karen Bass

March 12, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/03/12/opinion-immigration-reform-must-keep-families-together-protect-children/

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Two Parties Will Find a Way to Get Something Done This Year

By Rep. Luis Gutierrez

March 12, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/gutierrez_two_parties_will_find_a_way_to_get_something_done_this_year-223066-1.html

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Why We Must Pass the Uniting American Families Act

By Rep. Jerry Nadler

March 12, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/nadler_why_we_must_pass_the_uniting_american_families_act-223067-1.html

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Massive Effort to Secure Borders Has Spanned Two Presidents

By Rep. Loretta Sanchez

March 12, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/sanchez_massive_effort_to_secure_borders_has_spanned_two_presidents-223068-1.html

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Secure the Borders Before Addressing Illegal Immigrants

By Rep. Lou Barletta

March 12, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/barletta_secure_the_borders_before_addressing_illegal_immigrants-223056-1.html

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Growing Expenses, Underclass Are the Unbearable Costs of Inaction

By Rep. John Carter

March 12, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/carter_growing_expenses_underclass_are_the_unbearable_costs_of_inaction-223057-1.html

 

Roll Call (Opinion): Immigration Overhaul Promotes U.S. Economic Competitiveness

By Rep. Spencer Bachus

March 12, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/bachus_immigration_overhaul_promotes_us_economic_competitiveness-223058-1.html?pos=oplyh

 

Fox News Latino (Opinion): The Middle Needs to Be Heard in the Immigration Reform Process

By Rosario Marin

March 12, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/opinion/2013/03/12/middle-needs-to-be-heard-in-immigration-reform-process/#ixzz2NMVR872W

 

LOCAL

 

Staten Island Advance: Staten Island immigration reform meeting draws support of Speaker Quinn, faith-based advocates

By Maura Grunlund

March 12, 2013

http://www.silive.com/news/index.ssf/2013/03/post_436.html

 

San Diego Union-Tribune: Coalition forms on immigration reform

By Elizabeth Aguilera

March 12, 2013

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/mar/12/immigration-reform-aclu-qualcomm-group-fletcher/

 

Fox San Diego: San Diego Unified approves immigration resolution

By Jason Sloss

March 13, 2013

http://fox5sandiego.com/2013/03/12/san-diego-unified-approves-immigration-resolution/#axzz2NQBYTob3

 

Bakersfield Californian (Editorial): What happened to reforming immigration?

March 12, 2013

http://www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com/opinion/our-view/x738927529/What-happened-to-reforming-immigration

About David Leopold
Past President 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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