#Immigration Headlines

USA Today: GOP stresses minority outreach in self-critique

By Catalina Camia

March 18, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/18/republicans-immigration-hispanics-autopsy/1997147/

 

BuzzFeed: RNC Report Gives House Republicans Cover On Immigration Bill, Activists Say

By Ruby Cramer

March 18, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/rubycramer/rnc-report-gives-house-republicans-cover-on-immigration-bill

 

EFE: Poll: Immigration now concerns Latinos more than the economy

March 18, 2013

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130318/poll-immigration-now-concerns-latinos-more-the-economy

 

NATIONAL

 

Huffington Post: Latino Voters Poll: Majority Know Undocumented Immigrant

By Elise Foley

March 18, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/18/latino-voters-poll_n_2901863.html

 

U.S. News and World Report: Poll Shows Republican Involvement With Immigration Reform Won’t Cause Latinos to Vote GOP

By Lauren Fox

March 18, 2013

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2013/03/18/poll-shows-republican-involvement-with-immigration-reform-wont-cause-latinos-to-vote-gop

 

ABC/Univision: More Latinos Likely To Vote Republican If Immigration Reform Passes

By Albert Sabaté

March 18, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/News/latinos-vote-republican-immigration-reform-passes-poll-finds/story?id=18759902

 

NBC Latino: RNC sets sights on Latinos; polls show immigration reform key ingredient

By Sandra Lilley

March 18, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/03/18/rnc-sets-sights-on-latinos-polls-show-immigration-reform-key-ingredient/

 

San Francisco Chronicle: El GOP? It will take more than marketing outreach to woo Latinos

By Joe Garofoli

March 18, 2013

http://blog.sfgate.com/nov05election/2013/03/18/el-gop-it-will-take-more-than-marketing-outreach-to-woo-latinos/

 

Washington Examiner: Shock poll: GOP wins Obama voters with immigration reform

By Paul Bedard

March 18, 2013

http://washingtonexaminer.com/shock-poll-gop-wins-obama-voters-with-immigration-reform/article/2524660

 

KPCC Radio: Poll: Immigration policies play out personally for Latino voters

By Leslie Berestein Rojas

March 18, 2013

http://www.scpr.org/blogs/multiamerican/2013/03/18/12966/poll-immigration-policies-play-out-personally-for/

 

Latinos Post: Immigration Reform 2013: GOP Roadmap Calls For Immigration Reform, But Latinos Still Wary of Voting Republican

By Jean-Paul Salamanca

March 19, 2013

http://www.latinospost.com/articles/14745/20130319/immigration-reform-2013-gop-roadmap-calls-latinos-still-wary-voting.htm

 

Hispanically Speaking News: Poll: Latino Voters Personal Connections to Immigration Reform

March 18, 2013

http://www.hispanicallyspeakingnews.com/latino-daily-news/details/poll-latino-voters-personal-connections-to-immigration-reform/23112/

 

New York Times: G.O.P. Report Is Blunt in Its Call for New Direction

By Sarah Wheaton

March 18, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/19/us/politics/republicans-plan-overhaul-for-2016-primary-season.html

 

USA Today: GOP backs immigration overhaul to woo Hispanics

By Catalina Camia

March 18, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/18/republican-immigration-rnc-report-priebus/1996175/

 

The Hill: RNC: ‘Drastic changes’ needed if party hopes to remain competitive

By Cameron Joseph and Jonathan Easley

March 18, 2013

http://thehill.com/video/campaign/288661-rnc-drastic-changes-needed-if-gop-hopes-to-remain-competitive#ixzz2Nvd5TUbY

 

Washington Post: Reince Priebus gives GOP prescription for future

By Rachel Weiner

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/03/18/reince-priebus-gives-gop-prescription-for-future/

 

Washington Post: Conservatives balk at RNC’s ideas on immigration, presidential primary

By Aaron Blake

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/03/18/as-gop-leaders-praise-priebus-report-some-conservatives-balk/

 

Talking Points Memo: GOP Senators Applaud RNC Election Postmortem — But Reveal Tensions Just Below The Surface

By Brian Beulter

March 19, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/03/gop-senators-applaud-rnc-election-postmortem—-but-reveal-tensions-just-below-the-surface.php

 

Talking Points Memo: Rep. Gutierrez (D-IL): RNC Report Big Boost For Immigration Reform

By Benjy Sarlin

March 18, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/rep-gutierrez-d-il-rnc-report-big-boost

 

Tampa Bay Times: Rubio Encouraged as RNC Embraces Immigration Reform

By Alex Leary

March 18, 2013

http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/the-buzz-florida-politics/rubio-encouraged-as-rnc-embraces-immigration-reform/2109686

 

Talking Points Memo: Schumer ‘Hopeful’ GOP Will Embrace Immigration Reform After RNC Report

By David Tantor

March 18, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/schumer-hopeful-gop-will-embrace-immigration-reform-after

 

The Hill: Anti-immigration reform group targets McCain in new ad

By Daniel Strauss

March 19, 2013

http://thehill.com/video/policy-areas/288919-anti-immigration-reform-group-targets-mccain-in-new-ad#ixzz2NzOpxYQ7

 

Associated Press: Rand Paul endorses immigrant path to citizenship

By Erica Werner

March 19, 2013

http://www.usnews.com/news/politics/articles/2013/03/19/rand-paul-endorses-immigrant-path-to-citizenship

 

BuzzFeed: Rand Paul Turns Sights To Comprehensive Immigration Reform

By John Stanton

March 18, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/johnstanton/rand-paul-turns-sights-to-comprehensive-immigration-reform

 

Roll Call: Paul Goes A Step Further Than RNC on Immigration

By Humberto Sanchez

March 19, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/paul_goes_a_step_further_than_rnc_on_immigration-223253-1.html?pos=hln

 

The Hill: Sen. Paul to outline immigration policy platform on Tuesday

By Daniel Strauss

March 18, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/288753-sen-paul-to-outline-immigration-policy-platform-on-tuesday#ixzz2NvfAe6Cq

 

New York Times: Evangelical Groups Call for Path to Citizenship in Immigration Overhaul

By Julia Preston

March 18, 2013

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/18/evangelical-groups-call-for-path-to-citizenship-in-immigration-overhaul/

 

Associated Press: Evangelical leaders to support path to citizenship for illegal immigrants, lobby lawmakers

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/evangelical-leaders-to-support-path-to-citizenship-for-illegal-immigrants-lobby-lawmakers/2013/03/18/0cf98734-8ff2-11e2-9173-7f87cda73b49_story.html

 

New York Times: Gender Bias Seen in Visas for Skilled Workers

By Ashley Parker

March 18, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/19/us/politics/gender-bias-seen-in-visas-for-skilled-workers.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Immigration Hearing Pits Family Against Economy

By Sara Murray

March 18, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/03/18/immigration-hearing-pits-family-against-economy/

 

ThinkProgress: Witness Embarrasses GOP Senator Who Wants To Divide Immigrant Families

By Rebecca Leber

March 18, 2013

http://thinkprogress.org/immigration/2013/03/18/1737431/witness-embarrasses-gop-senator-who-wants-to-divide-immigrant-families/

 

Reuters: For Arizona day laborers, immigration reform can’t come soon enough

By Tim Gaynor

March 19, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/19/us-usa-immigration-daylaborers-idUSBRE92I03V20130319

 

Associated Press: High court divided over Ariz. voter requirement

By Jesse Holland

March 18, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/huff-wires/20130318/us-supreme-court-voter-citizenship-proof/?utm_hp_ref=politics&ir=politics

 

New York Times: A Justice Dept. Official Is Named to Lead Labor

By Peter Baker and Steven Greenhouse

March 18, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/19/us/politics/obama-nominates-thomas-e-perez-as-labor-secretary.html?ref=todayspaper

 

ThinkProgress: How Three Top Republicans Are Already Blowing Up The RNC’s Minority Outreach Strategy

By Ian Millhiser

March 18, 2013

http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2013/03/18/1735771/how-three-top-republicans-are-already-blowing-up-the-rncs-minority-outreach-strategy/

 

New York Times (Editorial): Arizona’s Barrier to the Right to Vote

March 18, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/19/opinion/arizonas-barrier-to-the-right-to-vote.html?ref=todayspaper

 

Washington Post (Blog): Attacks on Thomas Perez will do wonders for GOP Latino outreach

By Greg Sargent

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/03/18/attacks-on-thomas-perez-will-do-wonders-for-gop-latino-outreach/

 

National Journal (Opinion): 5 Ways Reince Priebus Is Channeling George W. Bush and Bill Clinton

By Ron Fournier

March 18, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/5-ways-reince-priebus-is-channeling-george-w-bush-and-bill-clinton-20130318?mrefid=site_search&page=1

 

Washington Post (The Fix): The Republican problem with Hispanic voters — in 7 charts

By Chris Cillizza

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2013/03/18/the-republican-problem-with-hispanic-voters-in-7-charts/

 

Washington Post (Blog): EXCLUSIVE: Priebus on RNC report

By Jennifer Rubin

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/03/18/exclusive-priebus-on-rnc-report/

 

The Hill (Blog): Path to citizenship for all immigrants is paramount

By Crosby Burns

March 18, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/288751-path-to-citizenship-for-all-immigrants-is-paramount#ixzz2NvQzOkC6

 

LOCAL

 

CNS (California): City Council Proposes Support of National Immigration Reform

March 18, 2013

http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/City-Council-Proposes-Support-of-National-Immigration-Reform-198899421.html

 

Associated Press (Minnesota): Minn. looks at licenses for illegal immigrants

By Kyle Potter

March 18, 2013

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Minn-looks-at-licenses-for-illegal-immigrants-4364617.php

 

Denver Post: Colorado House Committee votes to repeal immigration reporting law

By Nancy Lofholm

March 18, 2013

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_22819008/colorado-house-committee-votes-repeal-immigration-reporting-law#ixzz2NzLrvxIi

 

Associated Press (Arkansas): Arkansas professor discusses immigration reform

By Jeannie Nuss

March 18, 2013

http://www.chron.com/news/article/Arkansas-professor-discusses-immigration-reform-4362712.php

 

CBS News (New York): Lawmakers Lobby For Gay Couples To Be Protected Under Immigration Laws

March 18, 2013

http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2013/03/18/lawmakers-lobby-for-gay-couples-to-be-protected-under-immigration-laws/

 

Washington Post: Immigrant now owns the dry-cleaning business where he started

By Lindsey Powers

March 18, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/immigrant-now-owns-the-dry-cleaning-business-where-he-started/2013/03/12/5d7fc720-8b26-11e2-b63f-f53fb9f2fcb4_story.html

 

Boston Globe: Seamstress freed of GPS monitor

By Maria Sacchetti

March 19, 2013

http://bostonglobe.com/metro/massachusetts/2013/03/18/immigration-officials-remove-gps-bracelet-from-immigrant-featured-globe/VULzG6nlthZfpWe6Tu5cEP/story.html

 

San Diego Union-Tribune (Editorial): Immigration reform resolution: Timing is perfect

March 18, 2013

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/mar/18/immigration-reform-san-diego-city-council/

 

Salt Lake Tribune (Opinion): GOP’s message to Latinos is to heed words, not actions

By Paul Rolly

March 17, 2013

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/56006270-90/utah-legislature-bill-gop.html.csp

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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