#Immigration Headlines

Politico: GOP: Unions to blame if immigration reform fails

By Anna Palmer and Kate Nocera

March 21, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/gop-unions-to-blame-if-immigration-fails-89198.html#ixzz2OGlqD4kt

 

McClatchy Newspapers: Senators lean toward point-based immigration system, giving workers more of an edge

By Franco Ordonez

March 22, 2013

http://www.kansascity.com/2013/03/21/4135359/senators-lean-toward-point-based.html#storylink=cpy

 

NATIONAL

 

Bloomberg: Guest-Worker Visas Sticking Point on Immigration Rewrite

By Kathleen Hunter and Julie Hirschfeld Davis

March 21, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-21/guest-worker-visas-sticking-point-on-immigration-rewrite.html

 

BuzzFeed: Battle Brews Over Labor Demands As Immigration Talks Enter Home Stretch

By John Stanton

March 21, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/johnstanton/battle-brews-over-labor-demands-as-immigration-talks-enter-h

 

National Journal: Border Triggers Could Sink Immigration Deal

By Fawn Johnson

March 21, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/daily/border-triggers-could-sink-immigration-deal-20130321?mrefid=site_search

 

BuzzFeed: How Washington’s Immigration Momentum Could Collapse At Any Moment

By John Stanton

March 21, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/johnstanton/how-immigration-reform-could-collapse-at-any-moment

 

Roll Call: Putting the Heat on Immigration Talks

By Humberto Sanchez

March 21, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/putting_the_heat_on_immigration_talks-223373-1.html?pos=oplyh

 

The Hill: McCain: Media leaks damaging Gang of 8 immigration talks

By Jordy Yager

March 21, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/289681-mccain-media-leaks-damage-gang-of-8-immigration-talks#ixzz2OGuW6aZv

 

NBC Latino: Gang of Eight will meet immigration timeline, says aide

By Sandra Lilley

March 21, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/03/21/gang-of-eight-will-meet-immigration-timeline-says-aide/

 

ABC/Univision: White House: Missed Immigration Deadline No Cause for Alarm

By Jordan Fabian

March 21, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/white-house-missed-immigration-deadline-alarm/story?id=18783153#.UUtxVReG18E

 

Washington Post: Schumer says immigration deal is nearly ready in the Senate

By David Nakamura and Rosalind Helderman

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/schumer-says-immigration-deal-is-nearly-ready-in-the-senate/2013/03/21/858a9070-925a-11e2-bdea-e32ad90da239_story.html

 

The Hill: Schumer: Senate group ‘very close to an agreement’ on immigration reform

By Alexander Bolton

March 21, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/289577-schumer-senate-group-very-close-to-an-agreement-on-immigration-reform#ixzz2OD4QgWOt

 

Washington Post: Immigration activists arrested outside Schumer’s office, group says

By Rosalind Helderman

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/03/21/immigration-activists-arrested-at-schumers-office-group-says/

 

Roll Call: Immigration Protesters Hit Schumer’s Office

By Humberto Sanchez and Meredith Shiner

March 21, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/immigration_protesters_hit_schumers_office-223346-1.html?pos=hln

 

ThinkProgress: Senator Wants Permanent Underclass, Creates Punitive Tax Code For Immigrants Who Achieve Legal Status

By Igor Volsky

March 21, 2013

http://thinkprogress.org/immigration/2013/03/21/1756681/senator-wants-permanent-underclass-creates-punitive-tax-code-for-immigrants-who-achieve-legal-status/

 

New York Times: Officials Still Seek Ways to Assess Border Security

By Julia Preston

March 21, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/22/us/officials-still-seek-ways-to-assess-border-security.html?ref=todayspaper&_r=0

 

Huffington Post: Tea Partiers Stand With Rand Paul On Immigration

By Elise Foley

March 21, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/21/tea-party-rand-paul-immigration_n_2927777.html

 

Talking Points Memo: Tea Party House Members To Rand Paul: We’re With You On Immigration

By Benjy Sarlin

March 21, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/03/tea-party-house-members-to-rand-paul-were-with-you-on-immigration.php

 

National Journal: Haley Barbour: Immigration Bill Isn’t Going to Change Many Hispanic Voters’ Minds

By Beth Reinhard

March 21, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/haley-barbour-immigration-bill-isn-t-going-to-change-many-hispanic-voters-minds-20130321

 

Fox News Latino: Immigration Hardliner Popular With Latinos Tapped By GOP As Model Candidate

By Elizabeth Llorente

March 21, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2013/03/21/immigration-hardliner-popular-with-latinos-tapped-by-gop-as-model-candidate/#ixzz2OD8TlN5y

 

USA Today: Biden: Irish should feel for undocumented Hispanics

By Aamer Madhani

March 21, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/21/biden-immigration-irish-hall-of-fame/2006801/

 

New York Times: Poll Finds Broad Support for Path to Citizenship for Immigrants

By Julia Preston

March 21, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/22/us/broad-support-for-path-to-citizenship-poll-finds.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Immigration Poll: Most Favor Path to Citizenship

By Sara Murray

March 21, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/03/21/immigration-poll-most-favor-path-to-citizenship/

 

Huffington Post Latino Voices: Immigration Reform Boosts Republican Appeal To Latino Voters, Poll Shows

By Janell Ross

March 21, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/21/immigration-reform-republican-poll-_n_2927541.html

 

Bloomberg: Why Evangelicals Now Favor Immigration Reform

By Elizabeth Dwoskin

March 21, 2013

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-03-21/why-evangelicals-are-now-for-immigration-reform

 

Reuters: Judge to hear Arizona immigrant driver’s license ban suit

By Tim Gaynor

March 22, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/22/us-usa-arizona-immigration-idUSBRE92L09X20130322

 

Los Angeles Times: Arizona couple near border have complex view of illegal immigration

By Cindy Carcamo

March 21, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-ff-chilton-ranch-20130321,0,4848564,full.story

 

Washington Post (Editorial): Republican rank-and-file still struggle with immigration

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/republican-rank-and-file-still-struggle-with-immigration/2013/03/21/aa5fe336-9017-11e2-bdea-e32ad90da239_story.html

 

Washington Post (Blog): Immigration opponents don’t have public behind them

By Jennifer Rubin

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/03/21/immigration-opponents-dont-have-public-behind-them/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Conservative pols balk at ideological straitjackets

By Jennifer Rubin

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/03/21/conservative-pols-balk-at-ideological-straitjackets/

 

Washington Post (The Fix): Why the ‘path to citizenship’ question is so tough for the GOP, in two charts

By Sean Sullivan

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2013/03/21/why-the-path-to-citizenship-question-is-so-tough-for-the-gop-in-two-charts/

 

Washington Post (Post-Partisan Blog): Latino dilemma for the GOP

By Jonathan Capehart

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-partisan/wp/2013/03/21/latino-dilemma-for-the-gop/

 

National Journal (Opinion): The Man Who Could Turn Texas Blue: Rick Perry

By Ronald Brownstein

March 21, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/columns/political-connections/the-man-who-could-turn-texas-blue-rick-perry-20130321?mrefid=site_search

 

Huffington Post (Blog): It’s Not Just a Latino Priority: Seeing the Truth About Immigration Reform

By Gerry Hudson

March 20, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gerry-hudson/immigration-reform_b_2908672.html

 

LOCAL

 

Fox News Latino: Judge Partially Blocks Georgia Immigration Law; Kansas Hearing Gets Emotional

March 21, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2013/03/21/judge-partially-blocks-controversial-georgia-immigration-law-in-kansas-hearing/#ixzz2OD7RHuHf

 

Associated Press (North Carolina): NC abandons proposal to issue pink-striped driver’s licenses to some illegal immigrants

March 21, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/on-faith/nc-abandons-proposal-to-issue-pink-striped-drivers-licenses-to-some-illegal-immigrants/2013/03/21/cd1e4900-9286-11e2-9173-7f87cda73b49_story.html

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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