#Immigration Headlines for March 27, 2013

Huffington Post: Immigration Reform Advocates Struggle With Obama ‘Love-Hate’ Relationship

By Elise Foley

March 27, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/27/immigration-reform-advocates-obama_n_2958688.html

 

Feet in 2 Worlds: Undocumented, Paying Taxes, Hoping for Immigration Reform

By Aurora Almendral

March 21, 2013

http://fi2w.org/2013/03/21/many-undocumented-immigrants-are-active-tax-payers/

 

San Diego Union-Tribune: What did immigrant advocates learn from LGBT?

By Elizabeth Aguilera

March 26, 2013

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/mar/26/immigration-lgbt-marriage-citizenship/

 

NATIONAL

 

Associated Press: McCain, 3 other senators to tour US-Mexico border ahead of immigration reform debate

March 27, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/mccain-other-senators-to-tour-us-mexico-border-ahead-of-immigration-reform-debate/2013/03/27/1843f8be-96c7-11e2-a976-7eb906f9ed9b_story.html

 

ABC News: ‘Gang of Eight’ to Tour Arizona-Mexico Border

By Jim Avila and Serena Marshall

March 27, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/03/gang-of-eight-to-tour-arizona-mexico-border/

 

The Hill: Gang of Eight to tour border in rush to finish immigration bill

By Daniel Strauss

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/290343-immigration-group-senators-to-tour-arizona-border#ixzz2Ok6F6VKB

 

The State: South Carolina becomes Republican’s immigration reform ‘test market’

By Noelle Phillips

March 27, 2013

http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/03/27/3308978/south-carolina-becomes-republicans.html#storylink=cpy

 

Denver Post: Faith leaders petition Sen. Michael Bennet on behalf of immigrants

By Collen O’Connor

March 26, 2013

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_22870104/faith-leaders-petition-sen-michael-bennet-behalf-immigrants#ixzz2Ok6i3lRb

 

Arizona Republic: McCain has tense exchange with ‘dreamer’

By Dan Nowicki

March 26, 2013

http://www.azcentral.com/news/politics/articles/20130326mccain-pushes-back-against-dreamer-protests.html

 

New York Daily News: Schumer to ICE: Limit Solitary Confinement or Congress Will

By Joseph Straw

March 26, 2013

http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/2013/03/schumer-to-ice-limit-solitary-confinement-or-congress-will

 

Talking Points Memo: Napolitano: Border Security Trigger ‘Not The Way To Go’ In Immigration Reform

By Brian Beulter

March 26, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/03/napolitano-border-security-trigger-not-the-way-to-go-in-immigration-reform.php

 

Bloomberg: Electoral Demographics Open Door on Immigration, Napolitano Says

By Phil Mattingly

March 26, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-26/electoral-demographics-open-door-on-immigration-napolitano-says.html

 

Huffington Post: Janet Napolitano: Solitary Confinement To Be Reviewed

By Elise Foley

March 26, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/26/janet-napolitano-solitary-confinement_n_2955065.html

 

The Hill: Napolitano coy on White House bid

By Jordy Yager

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/290285-napolitano-coy-on-wh-bid

 

National Journal: Why Immigration Reform Is So Hard

By Niraj Choksi

March 26, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/congress/why-immigration-reform-is-so-hard-20130326

 

The Hill: White House mum on plan to link citizenship path to border security

By Justin Sink

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/290393-white-house-mum-on-plan-to-link-citizenship-to-border-security#ixzz2Og7GWWT9

 

The Hill: Obama to sit for immigration interview with Telemundo

By Justin Sink

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/290435-obama-to-sit-for-immigration-interview-with-telemundo#ixzz2Ojxvb8AV

 

Politico: Obama to talk immigration with Telemundo, Univision

By Jennifer Epstein

March 26, 2013

http://www.politico.com/politico44/2013/03/obama-to-talk-immigration-with-telemundo-160266.html

 

The Atlantic: How Obama Could (but Probably Won’t) Stop Deporting Illegal Immigrants Today

By Keegan Hamilton

March 26, 2013

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2013/03/how-obama-could-but-probably-wont-stop-deporting-illegal-immigrants-today/274352/

 

Roll Call: Leahy Warns Sessions to Play Nice on Immigration

By Humberto Sanchez

March 26, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/leahy_warns_sessions_to_play_nice_on_immigration-223458-1.html

 

Politico: Dean Heller’s extreme makeover

By Steve Friess

March 26, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/sen-heller-flip-flopping-and-proud-of-it-89360.html

 

The Hill: GOP confidence in Senate takeover grows as challenges mount for Dems

By Cameron Joseph

March 27, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/290489-gop-confidence-in-senate-takeover-grows-as-challenges-mount-for-dems#ixzz2Ok1zhPk2

 

National Journal: Big Labor and Big Business Have One Big Issue: Immigration Reform

By Fawn Johnson

March 26, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/daily/big-labor-and-big-business-have-one-big-issue-immigration-reform-20130326

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): The AFL-CIO wants foreign workers paid more than native-born ones. Why?

By Suzy Khimm

March 26, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/26/the-afl-cio-wants-foreign-workers-paid-more-than-native-born-ones-why/

 

NBC News: SEIU launches first TV ad on immigration push

By Carrie Dann

March 26, 2013

http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/03/26/17473022-seiu-launches-first-tv-ad-on-immigration-push?lite?ocid=twitter

 

The Hill: SEIU launches ad campaign urging immigration reform

By Justin Sink

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/video/policy-areas/290265-seiu-launches-ad-campaign-urging-immigration-reform

 

Washington Post (Blog): Why immigration reform may not help the GOP

By Jamelle Bouie

March 26, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/03/26/why-immigration-reform-may-not-help-the-gop/

 

The Hill (Opinion): Own immigration reform

By Dick Morris

March 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/opinion/columnists/dick-morris/290465-own-immigration-reform

 

Fox News Latino (Opinion): Immigration Reform as an Opportunity for the Republican Party

By Rosario Marin

March 26, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/opinion/2013/03/26/immigration-reform-as-opportunity-for-republican-party/#ixzz2Og9ylYUz

 

Bloomberg (Opinion): Will Cheap Labor Kill Immigration Reform?

By Margaret Carlson

March 26, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-26/will-cheap-labor-kill-immigration-reform-.html

 

McClatchy Newspapers (Opinion): Reforming immigration is vital for both national security and economic growth

By Greg Brown

March 26, 2013

http://www.adn.com/2013/03/26/2840489/reforming-immigration-is-vital.html#storylink=cpy

 

Arizona Republic (Opinion): A myth about low-skilled workers

By Robert Robb

March 26, 2013

http://www.azcentral.com/opinions/articles/20130326robb-myth-about-low-skilled-workers.html

 

Politico (Opinion): Bipartisan coalition bolsters U.S. STEM

By John Sununu and Maria Cardona

March 26, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/bipartisan-coalition-bolsters-us-stem-89332.html

 

LOCAL

 

Al.com (Alabama): Rep. Mo Brooks repeats concern about illegal aliens, says amnesty ignores immigration laws

By Paul Gattis

March 26, 2013

http://blog.al.com/breaking/2013/03/rep_mo_brooks_repeats_concern.html

 

Associated Press (Maryland): Md. House Committee to considers driver’s license measure for illegal immigrants

March 27. 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-house-committee-to-considers-drivers-license-measure-for-illegal-immigrants/2013/03/27/3e09cce8-96a6-11e2-8764-d42c128a01ef_story.html

 

NBC Chicago: Children Rally for Immigration Reform

By Natalie Martinez

March 26, 2013

http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/chicago-loop-immigration-protest-200125271.html

 

Salt Lake Tribune: Utahn honored for work on Utah Compact immigration reform

By Emily Andrews

March 26, 2013

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56062958-78/compact-utah-immigration-mathis.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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