Today’s #Immigration Headlines

Washington Post: Obama demands Congress ‘finish the job’ on immigration reform

By David Nakamura

March 25, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/obama-demands-congress-finish-the-job-on-immigration-reform/2013/03/25/85a6a24c-955c-11e2-b6f0-a5150a247b6a_story.html

 

NATIONAL

 

New York Times: Obama Presides Over Swearing In New Americans

By Peter Baker

March 25, 2013

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/25/pushing-immigration-overhaul-obama-swears-in-new-americans/

 

Los Angeles Times: Obama tries to push stalled immigration talks forward

By Kathleen Hennessey

March 25, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/politics/la-pn-obama-stalled-immigration-talks-20130325,0,7503326.story

 

ABC/Univision: President Obama on Immigration Reform: “We’ve Got to Finish the Job”

By Jordan Fabian

March 25, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/president-obama-immigration-reform-finish-job/story?id=18807458#.UVCg1ReG18E

 

The Hill: After taking hit in the polls, Obama pivots back to immigration reform

By Justin Sink

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/290249-after-taking-hit-in-the-polls-obama-pivots-back-to-immigration#ixzz2OeB1ox2G

 

Washington Post: SEIU launching immigration ad campaign

By Rachel Weiner

March 26, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/03/26/seiu-launching-immigration-ad-campaign/

 

Huffington Post: SEIU Immigration Ad Debuts, Calls For Pathway To Citizenship

By Elise Foley

March 26, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/26/seiu-immigration-ad_n_2954470.html

 

Arizona Republic: Sen. John McCain ‘can’t guarantee anything’ on immigration reform negotiations

By Dan Nowicki

March 25, 2013

http://www.azcentral.com/news/politics/articles/20130325mccain-immigration-reform-town-hall.html

 

Politico: John McCain: I’ll keep using the ‘i word’

By Kevin Cirilli

March 26, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/john-mccain-immigration-89308.html#ixzz2OeGh5jFe

 

AZ Family: McCain fields immigration questions at latest town hall

By Marie Saavedra

March 25, 2013

http://www.azfamily.com/news/Sen-McCain-fields-immigration-questions-at-latest-Town-Hall-199961081.html

 

Dallas Morning News: Q&A with Sen. Ted Cruz

By Todd Gillman

March 24, 2013

http://trailblazersblog.dallasnews.com/2013/03/qa-with-sen-ted-cruz.html/

 

Huffington Post: Ted Cruz: Obama Intentionally Trying To ‘Crater’ Immigration Effort

By Elise Foley

March 25, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/25/ted-cruz-obama-immigration_n_2948075.html

 

NBC News: Cruz rankles White House with immigration claim

By Carrie Dann

March 25, 2013

http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/03/25/17458887-cruz-rankles-white-house-with-immigration-claim?lite

 

Roll Call: ‘Gang of 8’ Soldiers On After Budget Split

By Humberto Sanchez

March 25, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/gang_of_8_soldiers_on_after_budget_split-223433-1.html

 

National Journal: Why the Fight Over Work Visas Won’t Doom the Immigration Bill

By Fawn Johnson

March 25, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/congress/why-the-fight-over-work-visas-won-t-doom-the-immigration-bill-20130325?mrefid=site_search

 

USA Today: ICE agents union wants to slow immigration overhaul

By Aamer Madhani

March 26, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/26/ice-union-immigration-overhaul/2019555/

 

Politico: South Carolina Rep. Mick Mulvaney: Mark Sanford surprises

By Kevin Robillard

March 25, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/mark-sanford-south-carolina-mulvaney-89280.html#ixzz2OagqUklx

 

NBC Latino: Facebook, Google and Yahoo among latest immigration reform advocates

By Sandra Lilley

March 25, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/03/25/facebook-google-and-yahoo-among-latest-immigration-reform-advocates/

 

CNN: Mark Zuckerberg makes a Washington money, power play

March 25, 2013

http://thelead.blogs.cnn.com/2013/03/25/mark-zuckerberg-makes-a-washington-money-power-play/

 

The Hill: Facebook’s Zuckerberg to launch lobby group with Washington consultants

By Jennifer Martinez

March 25, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/290193-facebook-ceo-to-help-launch-non-profit-advocacy-group#ixzz2Oe9hxRxs

 

Colorlines: Immigration Reform May Throw Siblings Under the Bus

By Seth Freed Wessler

March 26, 2013

http://colorlines.com/archives/2013/03/immigration_reform_may_throw_siblings_under_the_bus.html

 

PRI’s The World: ‘Amnesty’: Sensitive Word in the Immigration Debate

By Jason Margolis

March 25, 2013

http://www.theworld.org/2013/03/amnesty-sensitive-word-in-the-immigration-debate/

 

Grantland: Reasonable Suspicion

By Bryan Curtis

March 25, 2013

http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/9096405/arizona-immigration-law-spring-training

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): The most active immigration lobbyists? Minority groups and universities

By Suzy Khimm

March 25, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/25/the-most-active-immigration-lobbyists-minority-groups-and-universities/

 

New York Times (Opinion); Rand Paul’s Loopy Ascent

By Frank Bruni

March 25, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/26/opinion/bruni-rand-pauls-loopy-ascent.html?ref=todayspaper&_r=0

 

The Hill (Blog): Immigration reform: Future flow must meet economic need

By Robert Gittelson

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/economy-a-budget/290199-immigration-reform-future-flow-must-meet-economic-need#ixzz2OeIgAj00

 

Dallas Morning News (Opinion): Immigration reform is far from settled

By Linda Chavez

March 25, 2013

http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/latest-columns/20130325-linda-chavez-immigration-reform-is-far-from-settled.ece

 

CNN (Opinion): Seize the immigration deal

By Julian Zelizer

March 25, 2013

http://www.cnn.com/2013/03/25/opinion/zelizer-immigration-reform/

 

The Record Searchlight (Opinion): Will state GOP shift on immigration?

By Thomas Elias

March 26, 2013

http://www.redding.com/news/2013/mar/26/tom-elias-will-state-gop-shift-on-immigration/

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Black Immigrants Demand Humane Immigration Reform That Protects Civil Rights

By Keith Rushing

March 25, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/keith-rushing/black-immigrants-demand-h_b_2935453.html

 

Huffington Post (Blog): We Were All Immigrants

By Abby Levine

March 22, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/abby-levine/we-were-all-immigrants_b_2934246.html

 

LOCAL

 

Sacramento Bee (California): Poll: Californians back gun control, immigration reform

March 25, 2013

http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2013/03/californians-back-gun-control-immigration-reform-poll.html#storylink=cpy

 

Associated Press (Maryland): Md. Senate passes driver’s license measure for illegal immigrants

March 25, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-senate-passes-drivers-license-measure-for-illegal-immigrants/2013/03/25/4ad4278c-9590-11e2-95ca-dd43e7ffee9c_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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