#Immigration Headlines For April 30, 2013

New York Times: Immigration Splits Senator From Mentor

By Ashley Parker

April 29, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/30/us/politics/former-senator-at-odds-with-protege-on-immigration.html?ref=todayspaper

 

USA Today: Tech companies driving the lobbying on immigration

By Fredreka Schouten and Alan Gomez

April 29, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/04/29/tech-companies-lobbying-immigration-facebook-family-visas/2121179/

 

Laws.com: America’s Voice Education Fund and the Debate on Immigration Reform

April 29, 2013

http://immigration.laws.com/immigration-news/americas-voice-education-fund-and-the-debate-on-immigration-reform-36671.html

 

Voxxi: Deferred action: 99.5 percent of requests approved? USCIS refutes claim

By Griselda Nevarez

April 29, 2013

http://www.voxxi.com/deferred-action-99-percent-approve-uscis/#ixzz2RtCVezs8

 

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Huffington Post: House Immigration Bill Will Be Tougher Than ‘Gang Of 8’ Plan, GOP Member Says

By Elise Foley

April 29, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/29/house-immigration-bill_n_3180612.html?1367271766

 

Associated Press: Soft-spoken Virginian holds sway on immigration

By Erica Werner

April 30, 2013

http://news.yahoo.com/soft-spoken-virginian-holds-sway-immigration-185926547.html

 

Roll Call: Goodlatte’s Piecemeal Approach on Immigration Has an Upside

By David Drucker

April 29, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/goppers/house-action-on-immigration-accelerates/

 

Associated Press: National lawmakers pledge immigration compromise

By Michael Brick

April 29, 2013

http://www.sfgate.com/news/texas/article/National-lawmakers-pledge-immigration-compromise-4471702.php

 

Roll Call: Sam Johnson: An Unlikely Immigration Negotiator

By Jonathan Strong

April 29, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/sam_johnson_a_pow_erful_negotiator_on_immigration-224430-1.html

 

BuzzFeed: Republican Immigration Nightmare Could Recur

By McKay Coppins

April 30, 2013

http://www.buzzfeed.com/mckaycoppins/republican-immigration-nightmare-could-recur

 

ABC/Univision: The Era of Partisanship Isn’t Over

By Jordan Fabian

April 30, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/immigration-reform-era-partisanship/story?id=19068810#.UX-6t6KG18E

 

KTAR: McCain, Graham talk immigration bill at town hall meeting

By Sandra Haros

April 30, 2013

http://ktar.com/22/1630803/McCain-Graham-talk-immigration-bill-at-town-hall-meeting

 

Tampa Bay Times: Rubio facing test of will as another Florida protest planned over his immigration bill

By Alex Leary

April 30, 2013

http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/the-buzz-florida-politics/with-another-florida-protest-planned-over-immigration-bill-rubio-facing/2118231

 

Politico: GOP 2016 poll: Rubio slightly ahead

By Kevin Robillard

April 30, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/marco-rubio-2016-president-republican-poll-90762.html

 

Talking Points Memo: Sherrod Brown Likes What He Sees In Immigration Reform — So Far

By Brian Beutler

April 29, 2013

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/04/sherrod-brown-likes-what-he-sees-in-immigration-reform—-so-far.php

 

Los Angeles Times: Milken conference panel: Immigration reform would boost economy

By Ricardo Lopez

April 29, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/business/money/la-fi-mo-milken-immigration-strategy-20130429,0,3473468.story

 

Bloomberg: Murdoch Says Immigration Bill Has Enough Backing to Pass

By James Nash

April 30, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-30/murdoch-says-immigration-bill-has-enough-backing-to-pass.html

 

Politico: Zuckerberg group draws fire over ads

By Andrew Restuccia

April 29, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/mark-zuckerberg-group-keystone-oil-ads-90752.html

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): How low-skilled guest workers could become citizens under ‘Gang of 8′ bill

By Dylan Matthews

April 29, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/04/29/how-low-skilled-guest-workers-could-become-citizens-under-gang-of-8-bill/

 

Medill News Service: Immigration plan would add drones, already under scrutiny, to border security

By Cathaleen Chen and Kimberly Railey

April 29, 2013

http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/04/29/3371153/immigration-plan-would-add-drones.html#storylink=cpy

 

Washington Times: Lies about immigration reform, Part 1

By Ryan James Girdusky

April 29, 2013

http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/not-fit-print/2013/apr/29/five-lies-about-immigration-reform-part-1/

 

NPR: With Or Without Overhaul, Immigration Lawyers In Short Supply

By Sandhya Dirks

April 29, 2013

http://www.npr.org/2013/04/29/179019214/with-or-without-reform-immigration-lawyers-in-short-supply

 

NPR: Could Immigration Reform Plan Hurt Black Workers?

April 29, 2013

http://www.npr.org/2013/04/29/179829143/could-immigration-reform-plan-hurt-black-workers

 

National Journal: Elizabeth Colbert Busch to Mark Sanford: ‘You Didn’t Tell the Truth’

By Beth Reinhard

April 30, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/elizabeth-colbert-busch-to-mark-sanford-you-didn-t-tell-the-truth-20130429

 

Talking Points Memo: Iowa GOP Guv Says King Shouldn’t Run For Senate: ‘The Last Thing We Need Is Another Congressman’

By Tom Kludt

April 29, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/iowa-gop-guv-says-king-shouldnt-run-for

 

New York Times: Justices Decline to Take Case on Alabama Immigration Law

By Adam Liptak

April 29, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/30/us/supreme-court-declines-case-on-alabama-immigration-law.html

 

The Hill: Supreme Court won’t hear Alabama immigration law

By Daniel Strauss

April 29, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/296711–supreme-court-wont-hear-alabama-immigration-law

 

USA Today (Editorial): Immigration reform foes stoop low

April 29, 2013

http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2013/04/29/immigration-reform-boston-bombing-editorials-debates/2122385/

 

Politico (Opinion): The immigration solution the nation needs

By Arnold Schwarzenegger

April 30, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/immigration-arnold-schwarzenegger-90740.html

 

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): Ryan Takes a Key Role on Immigration

By Gerald Seib

April 29, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323798104578452451842076428.html

 

The Hill (Blog): Rubio immigration plan seeks improvement, momentum

By Matt Mackowiak

April 29, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/immigration/296721-rubio-immigration-plan-seeks-improvement-momentum

 

Washington Post (Blog): How conservatives will try to kill immigration reform

By Greg Sargent

April 29, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/04/29/the-morning-plum-how-conservatives-will-try-to-kill-immigation-reform/

 

Washington Post (Blog): Strength in numbers on immigration reform

By Jennifer Rubin

April 29, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2013/04/29/strength-in-numbers-on-immigration-reform/

 

New York Times (Blog): Immigration Reform and the Lessons of 2012

By Ross Douthat

April 29, 2013

http://douthat.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/29/immigration-reform-and-the-lessons-of-2012/

 

New York Times (Blog): Alabama’s Loss, Alabama’s Gain

By Lawrence Downes

April 29, 2013

http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/29/alabamas-loss-alabamas-gain/?smid=tw-share

 

Daily Beast (Opinion): The Boston Bombing Is Impacting the Immigration Debate—and It Should

By Lloyd Green

April 29, 2013

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/04/29/the-boston-bombing-is-impacting-the-immigration-debate-and-it-should.html

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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