#Immigration Headlines for April 9, 2013

National Journal: The Rubio Trap

By Fawn Johnson and Shane Goldmacher

April 4, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/the-rubio-trap-20130404

 

National Journal: 5 Senate Staffers to Watch on Immigration

By Rebecca Kaplan

April 8, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/daily/5-senate-staffers-to-watch-on-immigration-20130407

 

ABC/Univision: 4 Arguments Against a Long Wait for Citizenship

By Ted Hesson

April 8, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/arguments-long-wait-citizenship/story?id=18891934#.UWM1zaKG18E

 

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Yahoo News: Rubio seeks to assure GOP that immigration overhaul will create toughest enforcement laws in U.S. history

By Chris Moody

April 9, 2013

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/rubio-seeks-convince-gop-immigration-overhaul-create-toughest-093049158–election.html

 

The Hill: Don’t blunder into immigration trap, activists warn Sen. Rubio

By Alexander Bolton

April 9, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/292519-dont-blunder-into-immigration-trap-activists-warn-sen-rubio#ixzz2Py2kSB6z

 

Politico: Immigration deal in farm sector’s hands

By Manu Raju and Anna Palmer

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/agriculture-new-immigration-hurdle-89784.html

 

Associated Press: Senate immigration bill would boost high-tech visas but senators at odds on worker protections

By Erica Werner

April 8, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/congress/senate-immigration-bill-would-boost-high-tech-visas-but-senators-at-odds-on-worker-protections/2013/04/09/a7b96322-a0e4-11e2-bd52-614156372695_story.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Immigration Talks Take On Thorny Wage Concerns

By Sara Murray

April 9, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323550604578411432853367160.html?mod=wsj_streaming_stream

 

The Hill: Player of the Week: Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)

April 8, 2013

http://thehill.com/opinion/editorials/292495-player-of-the-week-sen-charles-schumer-d-ny#ixzz2Py4LNevK

 

Sun Sentinel: South Florida members of Congress push for, get pushed on, immigration reform

By Anthony Man

April 8, 2013

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/elections/fl-immigration-reform-congress-20130408,0,2012168.story

 

CNN: CNN Poll: Obama at 51% approval but lower on key issues

By Paul Steinhauser

April 8, 2013

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2013/04/08/cnn-poll-obama-at-51-approval-but-lower-on-key-issues/

 

Talking Points Memo: Obama’s Approval On Guns, Immigration, Deficit Underwater

By Igor Bobic

April 8, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/obamas-approval-on-guns-immigration-deficit-underwater

 

Wall Street Journal: Tax Group Tries Pre-Emptive Strike on Immigration Study

By Sara Murray

April 8, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/04/08/conservative-group-tries-pre-emptive-strike-on-immigration-study/

 

Politico: Heckler: Grover Norquist ‘scum’

By Kevin Robillard

April 8, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/heckler-grover-norquist-scum-89750.html

 

Politico: New immigration attack: It’s too pricey

By Carrie Budoff Brown and Jake Sherman

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/immigration-reform-budget-price-tag-cbo-89785.html

 

Roll Call: Cato, Heritage Battle Over Immigration Overhaul

By David Drucker

April 8, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/goppers/cato-heritage-battle-over-immigration-reform/

 

Washington Post: Expanded immigration would reduce the federal deficit, some conservatives say

By Jim Tankersley

April 8, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/expanded-immigration-would-reduce-the-federal-deficit-some-conservatives-say/2013/04/08/a388e8cc-a07b-11e2-9c03-6952ff305f35_story.html

 

ABC/Univision: Will This Immigration Reform Rally Matter?

By Ted Hesson and Jordan Fabian

April 8, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/immigration-reform-rally-matter/story?id=18906914#.UWMboaKG18E

 

NBC Latino: Immigration activists: “We’re tired of waiting”

By Sandra Lilley

April 8, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/04/08/immigration-activists-were-tired-of-waiting/

 

Yahoo News: Immigration activists, labor groups to descend on Capitol on Wednesday

By Liz Goodwin

April 9, 2013

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/immigration-activists-labor-groups-descend-capitol-wednesday-214536819.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Evangelicals Push Immigration Path

By Miriam Jordan

April 8, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324883604578399023366575766.html

 

San Diego Union-Tribune: Immigration: What line?

By Elizabeth Aguilera

April 8, 2013

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/apr/08/immigration-back-of-the-line-reform/

 

New York Times: Critical Week in Senate for Gun and Immigration Bills

By Jonathan Weisman and Jennifer Steinhauer

April 8, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/09/us/politics/congress-returns-with-focus-on-guns-and-immigration-legislation.html

 

CNN: Caught in the middle: Asian immigrants struggle to stay in America

By Studip Bhattacharya

April 8, 2013

http://www.cnn.com/2013/04/08/politics/asian-american-immigration/index.html

 

New York Times (Editorial): When ICE Ran Amok

April 8, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/09/opinion/when-ice-ran-amok.html?ref=todayspaper

 

TIME (Blog): Marco Rubio Still Has Options

By Michael Grunwald

April 9, 2013

http://swampland.time.com/2013/04/09/marco-rubio-still-has-options/

 

Washington Post (The Fix): What Marco Rubio’s positions tells us about the debates over guns and immigration

By Sean Sullivan

April 8, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2013/04/08/what-marco-rubios-positions-tells-us-about-the-debates-over-guns-and-immigration/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Rubio: All in on immigration reform

By Jennifer Rubin

April 8, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/04/08/rubio-all-in-on-immigration-reform/

 

Washington Post (Blog): On immigration, Republicans need to lead

By Jamelle Bouie

April 8, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/04/08/on-immigration-republicans-need-to-lead/

 

Politico (Opinion): Hey Congress: Get immigration reform done

By Julian Castro

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/julian-castro-opinion-hey-congress-get-to-work-on-immigration-89757.html

 

Daily Beast (Blog): Washington Is Waiting for Godot as President Obama’s Second-Term Agenda Stalls

By Howard Kurtz

April 9, 2013

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/04/09/washington-is-waiting-for-godot-as-president-obama-s-second-term-agenda-stalls.html

 

Washington Post (Letter to the Editor): A visa program made for success

By Rendel Johnson

April 7, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/a-visa-program-tailored-made-for-success/2013/04/07/b097ce12-9e27-11e2-9219-51eb8387e8f1_story.html

 

NBC Latino (Opinion): Family unity must remain the cornerstone of our immigration system

By Raul Reyes

April 8, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/04/08/opinion-family-unity-must-remain-the-cornerstone-of-our-immigration-system/

 

The Hill (Blog): Invest in community-based alternatives to immigration detention

By Sister Pat Murphy, JoAnn Persch, and Michael Gosch

April 9, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/292443-invest-in-community-based-alternatives-to-immigration-detention

 

LOCAL

 

Oakland Tribune (California): Immigration reform events planned around Bay Area

April 8, 2013

http://www.mercurynews.com/top-stories/ci_22983102/immigration-reform-events-planned-around-bay-area

 

Fox Denver: Immigrant reporting repeal bill clears Senate, heads to Hickenlooper

By Eli Stokols

April 8, 2013

http://kdvr.com/2013/04/08/immigrant-reporting-repeal-bill-clears-senate-heads-to-hickenlooper/

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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