#Immigration Headlines

Wall Street Journal: Senators Eye Higher Visa Fees

By Sara Murray

March 15, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324392804578362353862093738.html

 

New America Media: Business and Labor Unite on Immigration Reform, But Future Uncertain

By Anna Challet

March 17, 2013

http://truth-out.org/news/item/15157-business-and-labor-unite-on-immigration-reform-but-future-uncertain

 

NATIONAL

 

Associated Press: GOP roadmap calls for immigration reform

By Steve Peoples

March 18, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/huff-wires/20130318/us-republicans/?utm_hp_ref=homepage&ir=homepage

 

Politico (Playbook): RNC REBOOT: immigration reform; engaging Hispanics, Asians, African Americans

March 18, 2013

http://www.politico.com/playbook/0313/playbook10237.html

 

TIME: Committee to the Save the GOP: Pass Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Become Inclusive to Gays, or Keep Losing

By Zeke Miller

March 18, 2013

http://swampland.time.com/2013/03/18/committee-to-the-save-the-gop-pass-comprehensive-immigration-reform-become-inclusive-to-gays-or-keep-losing/#ixzz2NtPZeURT

 

Wall Street Journal: GOP Issues Scathing Self-Analysis

By Neil King Jr.

March 18, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323415304578367311933111522.html

 

New York Times: A Senate Plan Alters Waiting Periods for Immigration

By Michael Shear and Ashley Parker

March 17, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/18/us/politics/senate-groups-immigration-plan-would-alter-waiting-periods.html?hp&pagewanted=all&_r=0

 

Washington Post: Senate panel close to Obama plan on path to citizenship for illegal immigrants

By David Nakamura and Rosalind Helderman

March 17, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/senate-panel-close-to-obama-plan-on-path-to-citizenship-for-illegal-aliens/2013/03/17/61c61bdc-8f3f-11e2-9cfd-36d6c9b5d7ad_story.html?wprss=rss_politics

 

Associated Press: Business, labor still at odds on temporary workers

By Erica Werner

March 15, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/AP05fe388eb5c64b5b9b323e88202885bc.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

Roll Call: Business-Labor Talks on Guest Workers Falter

By David Harrison

March 15, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/business_labor_talks_on_guest_workers_falter-223189-1.html

 

The Hill: Durbin: Talks on border security, path to citizenship holding up immigration deal

By Molly Hooper

March 17, 2013

http://thehill.com/video/senate/288609-durbin-talks-on-border-security-path-to-citizenship-holding-up-immigration-deal#ixzz2NpqZgebs

 

Arizona Republic: Obama, Flake get chummy on immigration efforts, family

By Dan Nowicki

March 16, 2013

http://www.azcentral.com/news/politics/articles/20130315obama-flake-immigration-efforts-family.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Jeb Bush: GOP Can’t Be the ‘Anti’ Party

By Neil King Jr.

March 16, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/03/16/jeb-bush-gop-cant-be-the-anti-party/

 

CBS News: Jeb Bush: Republicans can’t be seen as “anti-everything”

By Jake Miller

March 16, 2013

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-250_162-57574717/jeb-bush-republicans-cant-be-seen-as-anti-everything/

 

Politico: Jeb Bush’s center-right vision gets muted CPAC response

By Emily Schultheis

March 15, 2013

http://www.politico.com/blogs/politico-live/2013/03/jeb-bushs-centerright-vision-gets-muted-cpac-response-159477.html?hp=f1

 

Politico: Coulter blasts Rubio, ‘endless Bushes’ on immigration

By Kevin Robillard

March 16, 2013

http://www.politico.com/blogs/politico-live/2013/03/coulter-blasts-rubio-endless-bushes-on-immigration-159493.html

 

BuzzFeed: Steve King: Undocumented Immigrants Are ‘Undocumented Democrats’

By Evan McMorris-Santoro

March 16, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/evanmcsan/steve-king-undocumented-immigrants-are-undocumented-democrat

 

Bloomberg: Republican Immigration Divide Widens as Bill Takes Shape

By Julie Hirschfield Davis

March 18, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-18/republican-immigration-divide-widens-as-bill-takes-shape.html

 

US News and World Report: CPAC Reveals GOP Not on Same Immigration Page

By Lauren Fox

March 15, 2013

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2013/03/15/cpac-reveals-gop-not-on-same-immigration-page

 

National Journal: GOP Can’t Win Latinos Over Immigration

March 17, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/thenextamerica/politics/gop-can-t-win-latinos-over-immigration-20130317

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): Legal immigration has plummeted over that last 150 years

By Suzy Khimm

March 17, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/17/legal-immigration-has-plummeted-over-that-last-150-years/

 

The Hill: ICE director faces frosty reception next week on Capitol Hill

By Jordy Yager

March 16, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/288565-ice-director-faces-frosty-reception-on-capitol-hill#ixzz2Npsd1q00

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): Austerity = 2,228 immigrants released from detention

By Suzy Khimm

March 15, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/15/austerity-2228-immigrants-released-from-detention/

 

USA Today: In immigration fight, farm visas provide an opening

By Alan Gomez

March 17, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/03/17/immigration-guest-workers/1946699/

 

New York Times: Arizona Border Quiets After Gains in Security

By Julia Preston

March 15, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/16/us/arizona-border-security.html?hp

 

Washington Post: In Arizona, border security in spotlight amid immigration-reform efforts, sequester cuts

By Pamela Constable

March 17, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/in-arizona-border-security-in-spotlight-amid-immigration-reform-efforts-sequester-cuts/2013/03/17/d866858c-8801-11e2-999e-5f8e0410cb9d_story.html

Associated Press: Supreme Court to Hear Case on Arizona Immigration Law

By Jacques Billeaud

March 18, 2013

http://swampland.time.com/2013/03/18/supreme-court-to-hear-case-on-arizona-immigration-law/#ixzz2NtSbp64h

 

Associated Press: Joe Arpaio returning to work

March 17, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/joe-arpaio-returning-to-work-88960.html

 

Bloomberg (Editorial): Don’t Leave Families Out of Immigration Overhaul

March 17, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-17/don-t-leave-families-out-of-immigration-overhaul.html

 

Chicago Tribune (Editorial): Immigration reform lurches forward

March 15, 2013

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-03-15/news/ct-edit-immig-20130315_1_immigration-reform-illegal-immigrants-eventual-citizenship

 

San Antonio Express-News (Editorial): Citizenship must be in the deal

March 16, 2013

http://www.mysanantonio.com/opinion/editorials/article/Citizenship-must-be-in-the-deal-4355532.php

 

National Journal (Opinion): Race-Baiting, Godlessness, and Elitists at GOP’s CPAC

By Ron Fournier

March 15, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/race-baiting-godlessness-and-elitists-at-gop-s-cpac-20130315

 

Orlando Sentinel (Opinion): Sen. Rubio must help reform immigration, reunite families

By Evelyn Rivera

March 16, 2013

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/opinion/os-ed-immigration-policy-newvoices-031613-20130315,0,6843070.story

 

The Hill (Blog): Family reunification must be part of immigration reform

By Laura Lichter

March 16, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/288493-family-reunification-must-be-part-of-immigration-reform#ixzz2NprwATnJ

 

Huffington Post (Blog): The Number That Could Kill Immigration Reform

By Fernando Espuelas

March 17, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/fernando-espuelas/immigration-reform_b_2892494.html

 

Wisconsin State Journal (Opinion): Jeb Bush’s contradictions on immigration

By Esther Cepeda

March 17, 2013

http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/opinion/column/guest/esther-cepeda-jeb-bush-s-contradictions-on-immigration/article_b9919fb2-8cdd-11e2-a192-001a4bcf887a.html

 

Los Angeles Times (Opinion): Another side of illegal immigration

By Steve Lopez

March 17, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0317-lopez-asianimmigrants-20130317,0,2975700,full.column

 

USA Today (Opinion): Seize opportunity to reform immigration

By Alvaro Vargas Llosa

March 16, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2013/03/16/immigration-reform-economy-visas-columns/1990609/

 

LOCAL

 

Associated Press (Connecticut): Hispanic Leaders, Blumenthal Call For Immigration Reform

March 18, 2013

http://connecticut.cbslocal.com/2013/03/18/hispanic-leaders-blumenthal-call-for-immigration-reform/

 

KPAX News (Montana): Illegal immigration bill debated in Helena

By Lindsey Gordon

March 16, 2013

http://www.kpax.com/news/illegal-immigration-bill-debated-in-helena/#_

 

Arizona Daily Star: Immigration protest targets Tucson Police Dept.

By Perla Trevizo

March 18, 2013

http://azstarnet.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/immigration-protest-targets-tucson-police-dept/article_0570266f-dcae-5b46-8ecc-d8b6d063c0bb.html

 

Associated Press (New Jersey): NJ pols, activists push for immigration reform

March 18, 2013

http://www.newsday.com/news/region-state/nj-pols-activists-push-for-immigration-reform-1.4831990

 

Associated Press (Colorado): Colorado may repeal Immigration reporting law

March 18, 2013

http://www.koaa.com/news/colorado-may-repeal-immigration-reporting-law/#_

 

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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