#Immigration Headlines

Washington Post (Opinion): How did we build an immigrant movement? We learned from gay rights advocates.

By Frank Sharry

March 22, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/how-did-we-build-an-immigrant-movement-we-learned-from-gay-rights-advocates/2013/03/22/8a0d2b9a-916e-11e2-bdea-e32ad90da239_story.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Got Any Spare Change (Theory)?

By Jared Bernstein

March 24, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jared-bernstein/got-any-spare-change-theo_b_2946127.html

 

Arizona Republic: Senators closer on migrant measure

By Dan Nowicki

March 22, 2013

http://www.azcentral.com/news/politics/articles/20130320senators-closer-on-migrant-measure.html

 

Talking Points Memo: Tug Of War Over Immigrant Workers Puts Reform In Jeopardy

By Benjy Sarlin

March 22, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/03/business-and-labor-fight-war-of-words-as-immigration-deal-nears.php

 

USA Today: GOP stresses minority outreach in self-critique

By Catalina Camia

March 22, 2013

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

 

NATIONAL

 

New York Times: Immigration Talks Hit Snag Over Business and Labor Concerns

By Ashley Parker

March 22, 2013

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/22/immigration-talks-hit-snag-over-business-and-labor-concerns/

 

Washington Post: Immigration reform impasse deepens between labor, business

By David Nakamura

March 22, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/03/22/immigration-reform-impasse-deepens-between-labor-business/

 

Wall Street Journal: Fight Over Immigrant Wages Stalls Talks on Bill

By Sara Murray

March 22, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324373204578376740176273104.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

 

Politico: Immigration deal in limbo as business, labor clash

By Anna Palmer and Manu Raju

March 22, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/immigration-deal-senate-close-89221.html#ixzz2OYRdAVDx

 

Politico: Chuck Schumer optimistic on immigration

By Kate Nocera

March 24, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/chuck-schumer-immigration-89263.html

 

Roll Call: Can Schumer Deliver on Immigration and Guns?

By Meredith Shiner and Humberto Sanchez

March 22, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/can_schumer_deliver_on_immigration_and_guns-223392-1.html

 

USA Today: Obama returns to immigration issue

By David Jackson

March 24, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/theoval/2013/03/24/obama-immigration-republicans-napolitano/2014581/

 

The Hill: Obama to host new citizens, push for action on immigration reform

By Meghashyam Mali

March 25, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/290053-obama-to-host-new-citizens-press-congress-on-immigration-reform

 

New York Times: Pro-Obama Group Enters Immigration Fray

By Michael Shear

March 25, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/25/us/politics/organizing-for-action-group-joins-immigration-fray.html?_r=0

 

Associated Press: McCain and Schumer heading to Arizona border

By Erica Werner

March 22, 2013

http://www.sacbee.com/2013/03/22/5285350/mccain-and-schumer-heading-to.html#storylink=cpy

 

The Hill: Rand Paul: My border security plan ‘only way’ to pass immigration bill

By Jordy Yager

March 24, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/290035-rand-paul-my-border-security-plan-only-way-to-win-gop-support-for-immigration#ixzz2OTo14H00

 

Huffington Post: Tom Tancredo Bashes Rand Paul For Immigration Stance, Sticks To ‘Self-Deport’ Strategy

By Elise Foley

March 22, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/22/tom-tancredo-rand-paul-immigration_n_2935485.html

 

Huffington Post: Paul Broun: Republicans ‘Getting Soft’ On Immigration

By Elise Foley

March 22, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/22/paul-broun-republians-immigration_n_2932324.html

 

Dallas Morning News: Texas senators resist Republican Party’s efforts on immigration

By Todd Gillman

March 23, 2013

http://www.dallasnews.com/news/columnists/todd-j-gillman/20130323-todd-j.-gillman-texas-senators-resist-republican-partys-efforts-on-immigration.ece

 

Roll Call: Coburn Sounds Off on Guns, Immigration

By Niels Lesniewski

March 22, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/coburn_sounds_off_on_guns_immigration-223385-1.html

 

ABC/Univision: 5 Republicans Who’ve Had an Immigration Conversion

By Jordan Fabian

March 23, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/republicans-whove-immigration-conversion/story?id=18784802#.UU82mrtXP4g

 

Politico: Reince Priebus OK with changes to ‘autopsy’

By James Hohmann

March 22, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/reince-priebus-rnc-report-autopsy-89234.html

 

Politico: Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg eyes political push on immigration

By Michelle Quinn and Anna Palmer

March 22, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/hed-facebook-founder-mark-zuckerberg-eyes-dc-push-89245.html#ixzz2OVCpwhZN

 

Politico: Carl Guardino rallies tech execs for immigration fight

By Michelle Quinn

March 24, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/carl-guardino-technology-immigration-fight-89003.html#ixzz2OYMJSiSd

 

The Hill: Senate rejects ban on allowing former illegal immigrants healthcare benefits

By Ramsey Cox

March 23, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/289995-senate-rejects-ban-on-allowing-former-illegal-immigrants-healthcare-benefits#ixzz2OUp1PU8d

 

Roll Call: Immigration Vote Splits Gang of 8

By Humberto Sanchez

March 23, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/immigration_vote_splits_gang_of_8-223395-1.html

 

Roll Call: Rules of the Game: Hispanic Caucus Leverages Latino Power

By Eliza Newlin Carney

March 24, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/rules_of_the_game_hispanic_caucus_leverages_latino_power-223401-1.html

 

Huffington Post: Granting Undocumented Immigrants Citizenship Would Boost Economy By $1.4 Trillion: Study

By Caroline Fairchild

March 22, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/22/undocument-immigrants-citizenship-economy-_n_2917719.html

 

New York Times: Immigrants Held in Solitary Cells, Often for Weeks

By Ian Urbina and Catherine Rentz

March 23, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/24/us/immigrants-held-in-solitary-cells-often-for-weeks.html?_r=0

 

New York Times: Young Immigrants, Seeking Deferred Action Help, Find Unexpected Path

By Kirk Semple

March 22, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/nyregion/immigrants-seeking-deferred-action-help-find-unexpected-relief.html?ref=todayspaper

 

Associated Press: Immigration Visas Slow For Iraqis Who Aided U.S. Efforts

By Manuel Valdez

March 24, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/24/immigration-visas-iraqis_n_2945633.html

 

Associated Press: ‘First Latino pope,’ son of Italian immigrants, revives debate in the US: What makes a Latino?

March 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/first-latino-pope-son-of-italian-immigrants-revives-debate-in-the-us-what-makes-a-latino/2013/03/24/314e84c2-9489-11e2-95ca-dd43e7ffee9c_story.html

 

Los Angeles Times: Cinema’s shifting perspective on immigration

By Reed Johnson

March 23, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/moviesnow/la-ca-mn-immigration-films-20130324,0,3213421.story

 

New York Times (Editorial): Time to Strengthen Family Immigration

March 24, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/25/opinion/time-to-strengthen-family-immigration.html?_r=1&

 

Wall Street Journal (Editorial): Immigration Reform Roadblock

March 23, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324077704578362512667311612.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

 

Bloomberg (Editorial): Buying Immigration Reform With Bogus Border Data

March 24, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-24/buying-immigration-reform-with-bogus-border-data.html

 

New Jersey Star-Ledger (Editorial): A better E-Verify key to immigration reform

March 25, 2013

http://blog.nj.com/njv_editorial_page/2013/03/a_better_e-verify_key_to_immig.html

 

Washington Post (Blog): A bait and switch on immigration reform

By Greg Sargent

March 22, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/03/22/a-bait-and-switch-on-immigration-reform/

 

Mother Jones (Blog): Wage Rules Are Delaying Immigration Reform

By Kevin Drum

March 23, 2013

http://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2013/03/wage-rules-are-delaying-immigration-reform

 

Contra Costa Times (Opinion): Putting a price on immigration

By Ruben Navarrette

March 24, 2013

http://www.contracostatimes.com/opinion/ci_22849252/ruben-navarrette-putting-price-immigration

 

Washington Post (Opinion): Julián Castro, San Antonio’s ‘relay’ star

By EJ Dionne

March 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/ej-dionne-jr-julian-castro-san-antonios-relay-star/2013/03/24/e2950e3c-9325-11e2-ba5b-550c7abf6384_story.html

 

Cleveland Plain-Dealer (Opinion): Ohio BMV has to let DREAMERs be drivers

By David Leopold

March 25, 2013

http://www.cleveland.com/opinion/index.ssf/2013/03/ohio_bmv_has_to_let_dreamers_b.html#incart_river_default

 

LOCAL

 

Salt Lake Tribune: Republicans reject Utah Compact for immigration platform

By Lee Davidson

March 24, 2013

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/56051538-90/compact-language-utah-platform.html.csp

 

Chicago Sun-Times: Protesters: 20,000 immigrant families to be broken up during Congressional break

By Ana Heling

March 22, 2013

http://www.suntimes.com/news/metro/19031473-418/protesters-20000-immigrant-families-to-be-broken-up-during-congressional-break.html

 

WSOC-TV (North Carolina): Charlotte youth group rallies for immigration reform

March 24, 2013

http://www.wsoctv.com/news/news/local/charlotte-youth-group-rallies-immigration-reform/nW3C4/

 

Denver Post: Immigration activists board buses bound for training on pushing reform

By Nancy Lofholm

March 22, 2013

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_22848477/immigration-activists-board-buses-bound-training-pushing-reform#ixzz2OVDZ8LrK

 

Yakima Herald Republic (Washington): More than 200 march in honor of Cesar Chavez

By David Lester

March 23, 2013

http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/latestnews/958483-8/cesar-chavez-march-steps-off-at-noon-in

 

KESQ-TV (California): March for immigration reform

By Blanca Rae

March 23, 2013

http://www.kesq.com/news/March-for-immigration-reform/-/233092/19441660/-/cp44th/-/index.html

 

Bakersfield Californian: Marching toward immigration reform in downtown Bakersfield

By Jason Kotowski

March 24, 2013

http://www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com/politics/local/x595150557/Marching-toward-immigration-reform-in-downtown-Bakersfield

 

Fresno Bee (California): Thousands march in Fresno for immigration reform

By Bonhia Lee

March 24, 2013

http://www.fresnobee.com/2013/03/24/3228633/thousands-march-in-southeast-fresno.html#storylink=cpy

 

Associated Press (South Carolina): More than 300 SC companies cited for violations

March 25, 2013

http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/article/More-than-300-SC-companies-cited-for-violations-4381614.php#ixzz2OYLfHK2X

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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