#Immigration Headlines

Arizona Republic: More than 2,200 detainees released, officials say

By Daniel Gonzalez

March 14, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/03/14/more-than-2200-detainees-released/1989553/

 

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ABC/Univision: CPAC: Conservatives Wrestle With Immigration Divide

By Jordan Fabian

March 14, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/cpac-conservatives-wrestle-immigration-divide/story?id=18729918

 

NBC News: Conservative struggle on immigration on display at CPAC

By Michael O’Brien

March 14, 2013

http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/03/14/17312608-conservative-struggle-on-immigration-on-display-at-cpac?lite

 

Huffington Post: Raul Labrador At CPAC: ‘5 Republicans’ Ruin Tone On Immigration

By Elise Foley

March 14, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/14/raul-labrador-cpac_n_2876372.html

 

National Journal: House Republican Pessimistic That Immigration Reform Will Pass

By Rebecca Kaplan

March 14, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/house-republican-pessimistic-that-immigration-reform-will-pass-20130314

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): CPAC panel: No, illegal immigrants don’t need a path to citizenship

By Suzy Khimm

March 14, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/14/cpac-panel-no-illegal-immigrants-dont-need-a-path-to-citizenship/

 

USA Today: CPAC discusses GOP immigration policy

By Martha Moore

March 15, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/15/cpac-discusses-gop-immigration-policy/1989577/

 

ABC/Univision: Marco Rubio Stirs Conservatives, But Avoids Immigration at CPAC

By Jordan Fabian

March 14, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/marco-rubio-excites-conservatives-avoids-immigration-cpac/story?id=18730055

 

The Hill: Rubio fires up base at CPAC, but steers clear of immigration debate

By Cameron Joseph

March 14, 2013

http://thehill.com/video/in-the-news/288203-rubio-riles-up-base-avoids-immigration-at-cpac

 

The Guardian: Surprise CPAC takeaway: immigration reform can happen in 2013

By Heather Long

March 14, 2013

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/mar/14/cpac-reaching-out-hispanics-immigration-reform

 

NPR: Path To Immigration Too Toxic A Topic For Many Republican Politicians

By David Welna

March 14, 2013

http://www.npr.org/2013/03/14/174342961/path-to-immigration-too-toxic-a-topic-for-many-republican-politicians

 

Talking Points Memo: Rick Perry Booed While Talking About Latino Outreach

By Benjy Sarlin

March 14, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/rick-perry-booed-calling-for-latino-outreach

 

Talking Points Memo: CPAC Desperately Tries To Square The GOP’s Circle With Latinos

By Benjy Sarlin

March 14, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/03/cpac-desperately-tries-to-square-the-circle-with-latinos.php

 

New York Times: Bipartisan House Group Nearing Agreement on Immigration Blueprint

By Ashley Parker

March 15, 2013

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/15/bipartisan-house-group-nearing-agreement-on-immigration-blueprint/

 

Reuters: Senators aim to reach bipartisan immigration deal next week

By Thomas Ferraro

March 14, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/14/us-usa-congress-immigration-idUSBRE92D1B120130314

 

Washington Post: Senate group considers large reduction in family visas as part of immigration deal

By David Nakamura

March 14, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/senate-group-considers-large-reduction-in-family-visas-as-part-of-immigration-deal/2013/03/14/90252aae-8be8-11e2-9f54-f3fdd70acad2_story.html

 

Associated Press: Senate immigration bill may limit family visas

By Erica Werner

March 14, 2013

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gsJPO06AegnimP5IQf5ScxrV0MVA?docId=ea70feb64a94469d96a92058587f1d37

 

Roll Call: Labrador: Obama ‘Sincere’ on Immigration

By David Drucker

March 14, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/goppers/labrador-obama-sincere-on-immigration/

 

Associated Press: Obama administration acknowledges thousands of illegal immigrants released from jails

March 14, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/illegal-immigrants-released-88871.html#ixzz2NYCZHWws

 

Los Angeles Times: Immigration officials admit releasing thousands of detainees

By Brian Bennett

March 14, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-immigration-releases-20130315,0,5801719.story

 

The Hill: GOP senators demand details on release of illegal detainees

By Jordy Yager

March 14, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/288313-gop-senators-introduce-cr-amendment-on-release-of-illegal-detainees#ixzz2Nbsm75IL

 

USA Today: Some illegal immigrants step forward to reshape debate

By Alan Gomez

March 14, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/03/14/illegal-immigrants-go-public/1987721/

 

Christian Post: Hispanic Community Conflicted Over Gay Rights in Immigration Reform

By Leonardo Blair

March 14, 2013

http://www.christianpost.com/news/hispanic-community-conflicted-over-gay-rights-in-immigration-reform-91875/#v2zPEu3MJGR9gltg.99

 

Wall Street Journal: Young Immigrants’ Applications Fall

By Miriam Jordan

March 14, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324392804578360540737698764.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

The Hill: Zuckerberg, other tech executives press for high-skilled immigration reform

By Jennifer Martinez

March 14, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/288125-heavyweigh-tech-executives-press-for-high-skilled-immigration-reform#ixzz2NY74o7fU

 

The Economist: Own Goal: America’s immigration rules are the opposite of what it needs

March 14, 2013

http://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21573282-americas-immigration-rules-are-opposite-what-it-needs-own-goal

 

The Hill (Blog): Respect family unit in immigration reform

By Deepa Iyer

March 14, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/288187-respect-family-unit-in-immigration-reform

 

The Hill (Blog): Citizenship application process needs reform

By Michael Petrucelli

March 14, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/288179-citizenship-application-process-needs-reform

 

The Hill (Blog): Immigration enforcement turned on its head

By Rebecca Smith

March 14, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/labor/288259-immigration-enforcement-urned-on-its-head

 

Washington Post (Opinion): Detained immigrants deserve humane treatment

By Edwidge Danticat

March 14, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/edwidge-danticat-wasting-money-lives-through-the-detention-of-immigrants/2013/03/14/3d3e08c4-8b70-11e2-b63f-f53fb9f2fcb4_story.html

 

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Deseret News (Utah): Trigger dates for two immigration laws pushed back to 2015

By Marjorie Cortez

March 14, 2013

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575775/Trigger-dates-for-two-immigration-laws-pushed-back-to-2015.html

 

Associated Press (Alabama): Immigration: Citing federal rules, Alabama OKs tests for driver’s licenses

By Jay Reeves

March 15, 2013

http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/viewart/20130315/NEWS02/303150016/Immigration-Citing-federal-rules-Alabama-OKs-tests-driver-s-licenses

 

Associated Press (Rhodes Island): Immigration officials want RI lawsuit dismissed

March 15, 2013

http://www.necn.com/03/15/13/Immigration-officials-want-RI-lawsuit-di/landing.html?&apID=63f6d564918d4f2fbf3ce54e58a1b020

 

San Antonio Express-News: Migrant courts get more latitude

By Jason Buch

March 14, 2013

http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local_news/article/Immigration-judges-given-more-discretion-4356389.php

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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