#Immigration Headlines For May 14, 2013

Fox News Latino: White House Official Cecilia Muñoz Re-emerges As Face Of Immigration Reform Push

By Elizabeth Llorente

May 13, 2013

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2013/05/13/white-house-official-cecilia-munoz-re-emerges-as-face-immigration-reform-push/#ixzz2TCxTZkmO

 

SENATE MARKUP DAY 2 PREVIEW

 

Associated Press: High-Tech Pushes for More in Immigration Bill

By Erica Werner

May 13, 2013

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/high-tech-pushes-more-immigration-bill

 

Politico: America’s Voice Education Fund

By Michelle Quinn

May 14, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/tech-steps-up-immigration-outreach-91294.html

 

Reuters: Business, labor spar over high-skill visas in immigration bill

By Caren Bohan and Rachelle Younglai

May 13, 2013

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/14/us-usa-immigration-visas-idUSBRE94D01E20130514

 

The Hill: Top tech groups press for changes to Gang of Eight bill ahead of markup

By Jennifer Martinez

May 13, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/299433-top-tech-groups-press-for-changes-to-immigration-bill-ahead-of-markup#ixzz2TGeEsQdR

 

Politico: Gang of 8 looks to defend guest worker plan

By Seung Min Kim

May 13, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/gang-of-eight-immigration-guest-worker-plan-91303.html#ixzz2TGdjqsxF

 

Washington Post: Senators to debate immigration-bill amendment on foreign students

By David Nakamura

May 14, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/senators-to-debate-immigration-bill-amendment-on-foreign-students/2013/05/14/983ca054-bc45-11e2-97d4-a479289a31f9_story.html

 

Roll Call: Is an Immigration Turf War Brewing?

By Niels Lesniewski

May 13, 2013

http://blogs.rollcall.com/wgdb/is-an-immigration-turf-war-brewing/

 

ADDITIONAL SENATE RELATED NEWS

 

Wall Street Journal: Red-State Senators Confident in Immigration Reform Passage

By Michael Hickins

May 13, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/cio/2013/05/13/red-state-senators-confident-in-immigration-reform-passage/

 

Huffington Post: Lindsey Graham: Immigration Amendment For LGBT Couples Would End My Support For Bill

By Elise Foley

May 13, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/13/lindsey-graham-immigration-amendment_n_3268239.html

 

LABOR, LATINO, IMMIGRANT RIGHTS GROUPS CALL FOR HAULT IN DEPORTATIONS

 

New York Times: Groups Call for Deportation Suspension for Immigrants Affected by Overhaul

By Julia Preston

May 13, 2013

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/05/13/groups-call-for-deportation-suspension-for-immigrants-affected-by-overhaul/

 

Washington Post: Immigration advocates ask Obama to suspend some deportations

By David Nakamura

May 13, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/05/13/immigration-advocates-ask-obama-to-suspend-some-deportations/

 

NBC Latino: Amendment for “Little Dreamers” should be in immigration bill, say advocates

By Sandra Lilley

May 13, 2013

http://nbclatino.com/2013/05/13/amendment-for-little-dreamers-should-be-in-immigration-bill-say-advocates/

 

Associated Press: Blumenthal proposes amendments to immigration bill

May 13, 2013

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Blumenthal-proposes-amendments-to-immigration-bill-4511530.php

 

HOUSE DEMOCRATS TALK IMMIGRATION IN MIAMI & OTHER HOUSE NEWS

 

Miami Herald: Congressional Democrats talk immigration in North Miami

By Marc Caputo

May 14, 2013

http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/05/13/3395767/congress-members-talk-immigration.html#storylink=cpy

 

KRDO Radio: Petition asks Paul Ryan to apologize for using slur

May 11, 2013

http://www.krdo.com/news/petition-asks-paul-ryan-to-apologize-for-using-slur/-/417220/20107776/-/10jxubyz/-/index.html

 

OFA, PARTNERSHIP FOR A NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY, & REPUBLICANS FOR IMMIGRATION REFORM JOIN FORCES

 

Associated Press: New approach to back immigration bill

By Erica Werner

May 13, 2013

http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/05/13/3395881/new-approach-to-back-immigration.html#storylink=cpy

 

NEW CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE REPORT ON BORDER SECURITY

 

Associated Press: Report Scrutinizes New Border Patrol Punishments

By Elliot Spagat

May 14, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/report-scrutinizes-border-patrol-punishments-19172264#.UZIrfaKG2So

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): Study: The U.S. stops about half of illegal border crossings from Mexico

By Brad Plumer

May 13, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/05/13/study-the-u-s-stops-about-half-of-illegal-border-crossings-from-mexico/

 

ABC/Univision: A Vague Approach to Border Security Should Worry Everyone

By Ted Hesson

May 13, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/border-security-goals-immigration-reform-clear/story?id=19169503#.UZFH96KG18E

 

Bloomberg: Fruit Growers Say Immigration Stunts Healthy Food Crops

By Alan Bjerga

May 14, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-14/fruit-growers-say-immigration-stunts-healthy-food-crops.html

 

GOP POLITICS & MORE VOICES FROM THE FAR RIGHT EMERGE

 

NBC News: 2016 Republicans might have to run immigration gauntlet in Iowa

By Michael O’Brien

May 13, 2013

http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/13/18232235-2016-republicans-might-have-to-run-immigration-gauntlet-in-iowa?lite

 

Talking Points Memo: RNC Hispanic Outreach Director Becomes A Democrat

By Tom Kludt

May 14, 2013

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/rnc-hispanic-outreach-director-becomes-democrat?ref=fpb

 

Huffington Post: Pat Buchanan Calls For ‘Southern Strategy’ Against Latinos, Immigrants

May 12, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/12/pat-buchanan-southern-strategy_n_3263356.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

 

Huffington Post: Ted Nugent Immigration Plan Calls For Undocumented ‘Indentured Servants’ To Build Border Fence

By Meredith Bennett-Smith

May 13, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/13/ted-nugent-immigration-plan-indentured-servants_n_3268511.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

Washington Examiner: A talk with Jason Richwine: ‘I do not apologize for any of my work’

By Byron York

May 13, 2013

http://washingtonexaminer.com/byron-york-a-talk-with-jason-richwine/article/2529513

 

ABC/Univision: Ex-Heritage Scholar Jason Richwine: “I Don’t Apologize”

By Jordan Fabian

May 13, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/heritage-scholar-jason-richwine-apologize/story?id=19170226#.UZFQYaKG2So

 

OPINIONS

 

Fox News (Opinion): A great country deserves a great immigration system

By Sen. John Cornyn

May 13, 2013

http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2013/05/13/great-country-deserves-great-immigration-system/#ixzz2TDAI3jZK

 

CNN (Opinion): Controversial immigration report may be right

By David Frum

May 13, 2013

http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/13/opinion/frum-heritage-report-immigration/

 

National Review (Opinion): The Fiscal Impact of Immigration

By Steven Camarota

May 14, 2013

http://www.nationalreview.com/article/348192/fiscal-impact-immigration

 

Huffington Post (Blog): What Shameful Postville, Iowa Immigration Raid Teaches Five Years Later

By Marielena Hincapie

May 13, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marielena-hincapie/what-shameful-postville-i_b_3260518.html

 

LOCAL

 

CBS Bay Area: SF Archbishop Endorses Immigration Reform, Opposes Gay Rights Amendment

By Barbara Taylor

May 13, 2013

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/05/13/sf-archbishop-endorses-immigration-reform-opposes-gay-rights-amendment/

 

Aspen Daily News: Immigration experts gather in Aspen to push reform

By Nelson Harvey

May 14, 2013

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/157923

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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