#Immigration Headlines For April 10, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Senate Plan Sets High Bar On Border Security

By Sara Murray

April 9, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323820304578413063272797112.html

 

Bloomberg: Details Bedevil Immigration Rewrite Near Raucous Debates

By Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Kathleen Hunter

April 10, 2013

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-04-10/details-bedevil-immigration-rewrite-near-raucous-debates

 

McClatchy Newspapers: Senators apply brakes to fast-moving immigration talks

By Franco Ordonez

April 9, 2013

http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2013/04/09/188078/senators-apply-brakes-to-fast.html#storylink=cpy

 

SENATE BILL TIMING COVERAGE

 

New York Times: Timing of Senate Immigration Bill Remains Unclear

By Ashley Parker

April 9, 2013

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/09/timing-of-senate-immigration-bill-remains-unclear/

 

Washington Post: Bipartisan immigration reform bill is expected this week

By David Nakamura and Paul Kane

April 9, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/bipartisan-immigration-reform-bill-expected-this-week/2013/04/09/cdb9ab24-a15f-11e2-82bc-511538ae90a4_story.html

 

Politico: Senate’s Gang of Eight to announce immigration deal

By Mike Allen

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/senates-gang-of-eight-immigration-deal-89832.html#ixzz2Q3sjiVAc

 

The Hill: Gang of Eight aiming to unveil immigration reform bill Thursday

By Alexander Bolton

April 9, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/292679-senators-aiming-to-unveil-immigration-reform-bill-by-thursday#ixzz2PzfYr5Dh

 

Talking Points Memo: McCain And Graham Push Back Against Calls To Delay Immigration Vote

By Benjy Sarlin

April 9, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/04/mccain-and-graham-push-back-against-calls-to-delay-immigration-vote.php

 

Huffington Post: Lindsey Graham: Immigration Reform Opponents Will Get Their Chance To ‘Kill’ The Bill

By Elise Foley

April 9, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/09/lindsey-graham-immigration_n_3047026.html

 

Politico: John McCain: Immigration deal this week

By Carrie Budoff Brown and Manu Raju

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/john-mccain-immigration-89813.html?hp=l1

 

FARM WORKER NEGOTIATIONS

 

Associated Press: Sen. Feinstein says tentative deal reached on agriculture workers, hang-up to immigration bill

By Erica Werner

April 9, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/congress/sen-feinstein-says-tentative-deal-reached-on-agriculture-workers-hang-up-to-immigration-bill/2013/04/09/47dd7efa-a13b-11e2-bd52-614156372695_story.html

 

Los Angeles Times: Immigration talks bog down over numbers

By Brian Bennett and Lisa Moscaro

April 9, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-immigration-farmworker-20130410,0,816388.story

 

Bloomberg: Senators Say Visa Deal Near as Immigration Timing Slips

By Kathleen Hunter

April 9, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-09/senators-say-farmworker-deal-near-as-immigration-timing-slips.html

 

ADDITIONAL SENATE LEGISLATIVE DEVELOPMENTS

 

Roll Call: Flake Says Senate GOP to Be Briefed Wednesday on Bipartisan Immigration Talks

By Humberto Sanchez

April 9, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/flake_says_senate_gop_to_be_briefed_wednesday_on_bipartisan_immigration-223831-1.html?pos=hln

 

Politico: Rob Portman optimistic on immigration reform

By Seung Min Kim

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/rob-portman-immigration-89796.html

 

Politico: For senators, immigration talk is local

By Manu Raju and Anna Palmer

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/for-senators-immigration-talk-is-local-89837.html

 

Roll Call: On Immigration, Tortoise or Hare Approach?

By David Drucker

April 9, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/goppers/on-immigration-the-tortoise-or-the-hare-approach/

 

ABC/Univision: Conservative Leader Ralph Reed Wants Citizenship for Some — Not All

By Jordan Fabian

April 9, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/conservative-ralph-reed-immigration-citizenship/story?id=18914919#.UWRlbKKG18E

 

Public News Service: Conservative Evangelicals Step Up for Immigration Reform

By Stephanie Carroll Carson

April 10, 2013

http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?/content/article/31868-1

 

Houston Chronicle: Cornyn, McCaul demand control of border as prelude to immigration reform

April 9, 2013

http://blog.chron.com/txpotomac/2013/04/cornyn-mccaul-demand-control-of-its-borders-before-immigration-reform/

 

HOUSE IMMGIRATION BILL DEVELOPMENTS

 

Politico: House immigration bill stuck on workers

By Jake Sherman

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/house-immigration-bill-stuck-on-workers-89835.html

 

Associated Press: US Reps from Vt. and NY have dairy worker plan

April 9, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/APb5ac0736e8eb454dbe355f20e389f99f.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

Houston Chronicle: Rep. Al Green wants family unity to be the core of any immigration reform

April 9, 2013

http://blog.chron.com/txpotomac/2013/04/rep-al-green-wants-family-unity-to-be-the-core-of-any-immigration-reform/

 

RALLY PREVIEW PIECES

 

Associated Press: Supporters of immigration reform to rally in DC as Congress works on bill

April 10, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/supporters-of-immigration-reform-to-rally-in-dc-as-congress-works-on-bill/2013/04/10/b0be2cba-a1a6-11e2-bd52-614156372695_story.html

 

Reuters: Thousands to rally for immigrants’ path to citizenship

By Ian Simpson

April 10, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/04/10/us-usa-immigration-rally-idUSBRE9390CE20130410

 

NPR: Immigration Protesters Aim For Rally To Motivate Lawmakers

By David Welna

April 10, 2013

http://www.npr.org/2013/04/10/176757217/immigration-protesters-aim-for-rally-to-motiviate-lawmakers

 

Washington Times: Worried immigration activists look for support on Capitol Hill

By Stephen Dinan

April 9, 2013

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/apr/9/immigration-activists-look-support-capitol-hill/?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS

 

Baltimore Sun: Md. groups rally as immigration deal nears

By John Fritze

April 9, 2013

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/blog/bs-md-immigration-rally-20130409,0,983066.story

 

Lansing Journal (Michigan): Local group to march for immigration reform in D.C.

By Ken Palmer

April 10, 2013

http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/article/20130410/NEWS01/304100025/Local-group-march-immigration-reform-D-C-

 

Associated Press (Alabama): Ala immigrants, supporters in DC for protest

April 10, 2013

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Ala-immigrants-supporters-in-DC-for-protest-4422898.php

 

OTHER IMMIGRATION NEWS

 

The Hill: SEIU praising Alaska delegation on immigration reform in new ad

By Alexandra Jaffe

April 8, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/senate-races/292439-seiu-praising-alaska-delegation-on-immigration-reform-in-new-ad#ixzz2PznLOalY

 

Associated Press: Immigration Reform Debate Sees Immigrants Playing More Vocal Role

By Christina Silva

April 9, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/09/immigration-reform_n_3045678.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

EDITORIALS AND OPINIONS

 

La Opinión (Editorial): The price of reform

April 10, 2013

 

Politico (Opinion): Bipartisan tips for immigration reform

By César Martínez and Gebe Martinez

April 9, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/bipartisan-tips-for-immigration-reform-89822.html?hp=r4

 

Austin American-Statesman (Opinion): Rubio’s reality check on immigration bill

By Ruben Navarrette

April 10, 2013

http://www.statesman.com/news/news/opinion/navarette-rubios-reality-check-on-immigration-bill/nXHP3/

 

LOCAL

 

Connecticut Post: Supporters across state call for immigration reform

By Denis J. O’Malley

April 9, 2013

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Supporters-across-state-call-for-immigration-4421921.php

 

Salt Lake Tribune: Utah’s Swallow, other attorneys general back immigration reform

By Matt Canham

April 9, 2013

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/56130181-90/attorneys-com-federal-general.html.csp

 

San Diego Union-Tribune: Council supports immigration reform

By Craig Gustafson

April 9, 2013

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/apr/09/city-council-supports-immigration-reform/

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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