#Immigration Headlines For April 25, 2013

The Hill: House lawmakers pull immigration to the right

By Russell Berman

April 24, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/house/296041-house-pulls-immigration-to-the-right

 

Politico: House Democrats get immigration briefing

By Seung Min Kim

April 24, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/house-immigration-briefing-90579.html

 

NATIONAL

 

The Hill: Dem lawmaker: Conservative opposition is stalling House immigration bill

By Mike Lillis

April 24, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/house/295849-dem-lawmaker-gop-opposition-stalling-house-immigration-bill#ixzz2RPbNmoZN

 

Wall Street Journal: Immigration Bill Uncertain in House

By Patrick O’Connor and Corey Boles

April 24, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324743704578443153893400608.html?mod=wsj_streaming_stream

 

U.S. News and World Report: Rep. Raul Labrador Emerges as GOP Point Man on Immigration Reform

By Lauren Fox

April 24, 2013

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2013/04/24/rep-raul-labrador-emerges-as-gop-point-man-on-immigration-reform

 

NBC Latino: Will Paul Ryan take immigration reform to the finish line in the House?

By Sandra Lilley

April 24, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/04/24/will-paul-ryan-take-immigration-reform-to-the-finish-line-in-the-house/

 

National Review: Paul Ryan’s Immigration Play

By Robert Costa

April 24, 2013

http://www.nationalreview.com/article/346546/paul-ryan%E2%80%99s-immigration-play

 

Politico: Marco Rubio: Student visas ‘not a right’

By Breanna Edwards

April 24, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/marco-rubio-student-visas-90592.html

 

National Journal: Immigration-Reform Opponents Lack Strategy

By Rebecca Kaplan

April 24, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/daily/immigration-reform-opponents-lack-strategy-20130424?mrefid=site_search

 

National Journal: The 8 Senators Who Hold Immigration Reform in the Balance

By Michael Catalini

April 24, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/the-8-senators-who-hold-immigration-reform-in-the-balance-20130424?mrefid=site_search

 

The Hill: Leahy says Judiciary will begin immigration mark up after break

By Ramsey Cox

April 24, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/295797-leahy-says-judiciary-will-begin-immigration-mark-up-after-break#ixzz2RPkh4EMd

 

Associated Press: Gay rights groups pushing to be included in immigration reform bill

April 24, 2013

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/04/24/gay-rights-groups-pushing-to-be-included-in-immigration-reform-bill/#ixzz2RTcsIlfE

 

The Hill: Napolitano presses hotel industry to support Senate immigration bill

By Jordy Yager

April 24, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/295771-napolitano-presses-hotel-industry-to-support-senate-immigration-bill#ixzz2RPi9jNXX

 

Associated Press: President Bush optimistic about immigration bill

April 25, 2013

http://news.yahoo.com/president-bush-optimistic-immigration-bill-112647115–politics.html

 

Washington Post: Hispanic consciousness lends weight to Jeb Bush as GOP eyes 2016 presidential race

By Manuel Roig-Franzia and Peter Wallsten

April 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/hispanic-consciousness-lends-weight-to-jeb-bush-as-gop-eyes-2016-presidential-race/2013/04/24/ed830402-aa9a-11e2-b6fd-ba6f5f26d70e_story.html

 

MotherJones: Secret Tape: Top GOP Consultant Luntz Calls Limbaugh “Problematic”

By David Corn

April 25, 2013

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/04/frank-luntz-rush-limbaugh-problematic-secret-tape

 

Wall Street Journal: Polls: Voters Like Immigration Plan, Skeptical Long-Term

By Sara Murray

April 25, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/04/25/polls-voters-like-immigration-plan-skeptical-long-term/?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

Washington Times: Poll: Congress should not rush immigration reform

By Seth McLaughlin and Stephen Dinan

April 24, 2013

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/apr/24/poll-congress-should-not-rush-immigration-reform/?page=all#pagebreak

 

Talking Points Memo: Boston Bombing Could Impact Refugee Policy In Immigration Bill

By Benjy Sarlin

April 24, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/04/senators-grill-napolitano-on-refugee-policy-after-boston-bombing.php

 

Arizona Republic: How can the feds screen 11 million illegal immigrants?

By Daniel Gonzalez

April 24, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/04/24/immigration-background-checks/2109199/

 

The Hill: Critics see a rerun of healthcare law in Senate immigration bill

By Alexander Bolton

April 25, 2013

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/296039-critics-see-a-rerun-of-healthcare#ixzz2RTZO67ZW

 

Huffington Post: Deportations Continue As Congress Seeks Immigration Reform

By Elise Foley

April 24, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/24/deportations-immigration-reform_n_3079851.html

 

New York Times: Texas: Skepticism on Immigration Law

By Julia Preston

April 24, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/25/us/texas-skepticism-on-immigration-law.html

 

Bloomberg: Obama Deportation Progam Likely to Be Blocked, Judge Says

By Andrew Harris

April 23, 2013

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-04-23/obama-deportation-progam-likely-to-be-blocked-judge-says

 

Associated Press: Feds: Mentally deficient immigrant detainees get counsel in immigration proceedings

April 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/feds-mentally-deficient-immigrant-detainees-get-counsel-in-immigration-proceedings/2013/04/24/7f4b610a-ad42-11e2-a8e6-b6e4cc7c49d1_story.html

 

Cronkite News: Arizona officials bring case for immigration reform to Washington

April 24, 2013

http://cronkitenewsonline.com/2013/04/arizona-officials-bring-case-for-immigration-reform-to-washington/

 

Politico: Sierra Club backs immigration reform

By Anna Palmer and Darren Samuelsohn

April 24, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/sierra-club-immigration-reform-90615.html

 

New York Times (Editorial): On Beyond Fear

April 24, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/25/opinion/on-beyond-fear-of-immigration-reform.html?_r=0

 

Fox News (Opinion): The only way forward on immigration reform

By Rep. Bob Goodlatte

April 24, 2013

http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2013/04/24/step-by-step-approach-only-way-forward-on-immigration-reform/

 

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): Pro-Immigrant Pretenders

By Jason Riley

April 24, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324474004578442630045389510.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

Daily Beast (Opinion): Republicans: An Immovable Wall of Nays

By Michael Tomasky

April 24, 2013

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/04/24/republicans-an-immovable-wall-of-nays.html

 

Washington Post (The Fix): Passing the immigration bill has nothing to do with immigration. Here’s why.

By Chris Cillizza and Sean Sullivan

April 25, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2013/04/25/passing-the-immigration-bill-has-nothing-to-do-with-immigration-heres-why/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Who matters and who doesn’t in immigration reform

By Jennifer Rubin

April 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/04/24/who-matters-and-who-doesnt-in-immigration-reform/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Paul Ryan yes, Ted Cruz no on immigration reform

By Jennifer Rubin

April 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/04/24/paul-ryan-yes-ted-cruz-no-on-immigration-reform/

 

National Journal (Opinion): Agricultural Workers and Farmers Unite to Push Congress on Immigration Reform

By Jerry Hagstrom

April 24, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/daily/agricultural-workers-and-farmers-unite-to-push-congress-on-immigration-reform-20130424?mrefid=site_search

 

Huffington Post (Blog): Immigration Reform Is All About Families

By Howard Fineman

April 24, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/24/immigration-reform-families_n_3095531.html

 

The Guardian (Opinion): Immigration reform is a no-brainer to help the economy

By Grover Norquist

April 24, 2013

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/apr/24/immigration-reform-grover-norquist-support

 

Los Angeles Times (Opinion): Immigration reform overlooks asylum-seekers

By Bill Frelick and Brian Jacek

April 25, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-frelickjacek-asylum-immigration-20130425,0,4065342.story

 

Washington Times (Opinion): Immigration reform blowback from Boston

By Gary Johnson

April 25, 2013

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/apr/25/immigration-reform-blowback-from-boston/

 

Huffington Post (Blog): DACA Is Alive and Well, But Congress Needs to Pass Immigration Reform Now

By David Leopold

April 24, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-leopold/daca-is-alive-and-well-no_b_3147524.html

 

LOCAL

 

Associated Press (North Carolina): NC House Dems ask for changes on immigration bill

By Chris Kardish

April 24, 2013

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/NC-House-Dems-ask-for-changes-on-immigration-bill-4460081.php#ixzz2RPjNncE8

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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: