#Immigration Headlines for April 5, 2013

The Hill: First key fight in immigration battle is what to name the reform bill

By Molly Hooper

April 4, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/291973-first-key-fight-in-immigration-battle-is-what-to-name-bill#ixzz2Pae0FWQv

 

NewsBusters: On Pacifica, Leftist Claims Victory in AP Stylebook Change, Hope for Victory on Immigration Next

By Tim Graham

April 4, 2013

http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2013/04/04/pacifica-leftist-claims-victory-ap-stylebook-change-hope-victory-immigra#ixzz2PWxhyhM1

 

NATIONAL

 

New York Times: Path to Citizenship Divides Congress and, Polls Show, Confuses Country

By Julia Preston

April 4, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/05/us/politics/in-immigration-reform-path-to-citizenship-divides-and-confuses.html?ref=todayspaper

 

Talking Points Memo: Poll: Republicans Want Citizenship Or Bust On Immigration Reform

By Benjy Sarlin

April 4, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/poll-republicans-want-citizenship-bust-on-immigration-reform

 

NBC Latino: Poll: As immigration bill nears, American’s support for a path to citizenship grows

By Sandra Lilley

April 4, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/04/04/latest-poll-public-supports-path-to-citizenship/

 

The Guardian: Republicans take note: Americans are embracing immigration reform

By Harry Enten

April 4, 2013

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/apr/04/republicans-americans-immigration-reform

 

Associated Press: House group, overshadowed by Senate, finalizing immigration bill, path to legalize millions

By Erica Werner

April 5, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/congress/house-group-overshadowed-by-senate-finalizing-immigration-bill-path-to-legalize-millions/2013/04/05/fc5a2a62-9dc2-11e2-9219-51eb8387e8f1_story.html

 

Politico: Conservative groups back immigration reform

By Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman

April 5, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/conservatives-immigration-reform-89649.html

 

Politico: Mark Zuckerberg immigration group’s status: Looking for footing

By Reid Epstein

April 4, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/mark-zuckerberg-immigration-groups-status-stumbling-89652.html#ixzz2PafU4oLH

 

Wall Street Journal: Plan Eyes Fast Green Cards for Farmworkers

By Sara Murray

April 5, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/04/05/plan-eyes-fast-green-cards-for-farmworkers/?mod=wsj_streaming_stream

 

Reuters: It will be tougher to pass gun control than immigration: Obama

April 4, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/04/04/us-usa-guns-obama-idUSBRE93310520130404

 

Associated Press: Janet Napolitano: Budget Cuts May Not Impact Border

April 4, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/04/janet-napolitano-budget-cuts_n_3017871.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

Bloomberg: Puerto Rico-Born Labrador Top Republican on Immigration

By James Rowley

April 5, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-05/puerto-rico-born-labrador-top-republican-on-immigration.html

 

New York Times: Schumer’s New Brief: Turning Foes Into Friends

By Jeremy Peters

April 4, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/05/us/politics/schumer-reaches-across-the-aisle-as-a-bipartisan-bridge-builder.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

 

Talking Points Memo: Rick Perry Is A Man To Watch On Immigration. Seriously.

By Benjy Sarlin

April 4, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/04/rick-perry-immigration.php

 

Politico: Rick Perry explains border comments

By Katie Glueck

April 4, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/rick-perry-border-security-texas-89637.html?hp=t3_3

 

Wall Street Journal: Deep in the Red of Texas, Republicans Fight the Blues

By Neil King

April 4, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324883604578397021579876246.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

Huffington Post: Joe Walsh On Immigration: Democrats Support Path To Citizenship Only To Get Votes

By Will Wrigley

April 4, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/04/joe-walsh-immigration_n_3015773.html

 

CNN: Language like ‘illegal immigrant’ seen as a challenge during immigration debate

By Cindy Rodriguez

April 4, 2013

http://www.cnn.com/2013/04/04/us/illegal-immigrant-term-still-a-challenge/index.html

 

ABC/Univision: Analysis: Why The Debate Over ‘Illegal’ Matters

By Christina Costantini

April 4, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Opinion/analysis-debate-illegal-matters/story?id=18871400#.UV3fAKKG18E

 

Media Matters: Imus Producer Bernard McGuirk On AP’s Immigration Change: “I Think We Should Call Them Cheap Labor Instead”

April 4, 2013

http://mediamatters.org/video/2013/04/04/imus-producer-bernard-mcguirk-on-aps-immigratio/193473

 

New York Times: U.S. Agrees to New Rules for Immigration Raids

By Kirk Semple

April 4, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/05/nyregion/us-agrees-to-set-new-rules-for-immigration-raids.html

 

ABC/Univision: Report: Immigration From Mexico Won’t Go Back to Peak Levels

By Ted Hesson

April 4, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/report-immigration-mexico-back-peak-levels-1990s/story?id=18880142#.UV3gOaKG18E

 

National Journal (Opinion): Why the Culture Wars Now Favor Democrats

By Ronald Brownstein

April 4, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/columns/political-connections/why-the-culture-wars-now-favor-democrats-20130404

 

Washington Post (Opinion): The trigger and the poison pill

By Charles Krauthammer

April 4, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/charles-krauthammer-the-trigger-and-the-poison-pill/2013/04/04/d9a46c4e-9d59-11e2-9a79-eb5280c81c63_story.html

 

Washington Post (Blog): The GOP dilemma on immigration

By Greg Sargent

April 4, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/04/04/the-morning-plum-the-gop-dilemma-on-immigration/

 

New York Times (Blog): No More ‘Illegal Immigrants’

By Lawrence Downes

April 4, 2013

http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/04/no-more-illegal-immigrants/

 

LOCAL

 

Associated Press (Maryland): Md. House advances driver’s license measure for immigrants

April 4, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-house-advances-drivers-license-measure-for-immigrants/2013/04/04/0538c578-9d8a-11e2-9219-51eb8387e8f1_story.html

 

The Oregonian: Multnomah County sheriff will change immigration-hold policy starting April 15

By Dana Tims

April 4, 2013

http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2013/04/multnomah_county_sheriff_will_1.html

 

Omaha World-Herald (Nebraska): Reps from 40 groups rally on Capitol steps for immigration overhaul

By Joe Duggan

April 4, 2013

http://www.omaha.com/article/20130404/NEWS/704049843/1016

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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