Must-Read #Immigration Headlines For 05/28/13

Bloomberg: White House Woos Hispanic Leaders in Immigration Push

By Lisa Lerer

May 28, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-28/white-house-woos-hispanic-leaders-in-immigration-push.html

 

National Journal: For the Future of Immigration Reform, Look to 1986

By Fawn Johnson

May 26, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/for-the-future-of-immigration-reform-look-to-1986-20130523

 

National Journal: Letter From Judiciary: How to Survive a Markup

By Fawn Johnson

May 23, 2013

http://www.nationaljournal.com/daily/letter-from-judiciary-how-to-survive-a-markup-20130523

 

Before It’s News (Opinion): Immigration bill to bring in at least 33 million people in one decade

By Frosty Wooldridge

May 25, 2013

http://beforeitsnews.com/opinion-conservative/2013/05/immigration-bill-to-bring-in-at-least-33-million-people-in-one-decade-2650866.html

 

MAJOR NATIONAL IMMIGRATION HEADLINES

 

Washington Post: Conservatives stymied in attempts to weaken immigration reform law

By David Nakamura

May 27, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/conservatives-stymied-in-attempts-to-alter-immigration-reform-law/2013/05/27/57c000de-c47e-11e2-914f-a7aba60512a7_story.html

 

New York Times: Immigrant Measure Still Backed by Gays

By Julia Preston and Ashley Parker

May 27, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/28/us/politics/gay-groups-support-immigration-overhaul-despite-setback.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

 

SENS. RAND PAUL AND BOB MENENDEZ HIT THE AIRWAVES

 

Wall Street Journal: Sen. Paul Calls for Tougher Borders, More Work Visas

By Sara Murray

May 26, 2013

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/05/26/sen-paul-on-immigration-bill-toughen-border-security-add-work-visas/

 

Huffington Post: Rand Paul: Immigration Reform Could Win My Support

By Elise Foley

May 26, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/26/rand-paul-immigration-reform_n_3339612.html

 

The Hill: Paul open to voting for Senate immigration bill

By Bernie Becker

May 26, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/302015-rand-paul-senate-immigration-bill-needs-some-work#ixzz2UWPK8G9B

 

Huffington Post: Bob Menendez: Immigration Reform Doesn’t Have 60 Senate Votes

By Elise Foley

May 24, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/24/bob-menendez-immigration_n_3333766.html

 

Politico: Menendez: We don’t have 60 votes for immigration reform bill

By Seung Min Kim

May 24, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/menendez-votes-immigration-reform-bill-91884.html#ixzz2Uahtxeev

 

CNN: Senator warns 60 votes not secured for immigration reform

By Gregory Wallace

May 25, 2013

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2013/05/25/senator-warns-60-votes-not-secured-for-immigration-reform/

 

HOUSE DEVELOPMENTS

 

Reuters: Will the House kill immigration reform?

By Thomas Ferraro

May 27, 2013

http://www.denverpost.com/politics/ci_23331659/will-house-kill-immigration-reform

 

ABC/Univision: 3 Things Blocking Immigration Reform in the House

By Jordan Fabian

May 24, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/things-blocking-immigration-reform-house/story?id=19250174#.UaOxatLVCSo

 

Politico (Behind the Curtain): John Boehner’s shrinking power

By Jim Vandehei and Mike Allen

May 27, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/behind-the-curtain-john-boehner-shrinking-power-91905.html?hp=t1

 

TECH INDUSTRY COVERAGE AND ANALYSIS

 

Associated Press: High-tech industry big immigration bill winner

By Erica Werner

May 26, 2013

http://www.denverpost.com/recommended/ci_23327452

 

The Hill: Tech industry targets GOP senators to pass immigration reform

By Jennifer Martinez

May 27, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/302041-tech-industry-targets-gop-senators-to-pass-immigration-reform#ixzz2UWMtQMjT

 

ADDITIONAL IMMIGRATION POLICY COVERAGE

 

Los Angeles Times: One-way trips to U.S. frustrate immigration authorities

By Brian Bennett

May 27, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-immigration-exits-20130528,0,5287805.story

 

Washington Post (Wonkblog): Two ways immigration reform could succeed and three ways it could fail

By Dylan Matthews

May 24, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/05/24/two-ways-immigration-reform-could-succeed-and-three-ways-it-could-fail/

 

Associated Press: 1986 Immigration Reform Push Had Profound Impact On Farmworkers

By Gosnia Wozniacka

May 26, 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/26/1986-immigration-reform_n_3340893.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

 

Washington Times: Asking Paul Craig Roberts: Does illegal immigration drive down wages?

By Joseph Cotto

May 27, 2013

http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/conscience-realist/2013/may/27/asking-paul-craig-roberts-does-illegal-immigration/#ixzz2UWPsANAA

 

Associated Press: Border entry fee study sparks northern opposition

May 27, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/AP38cc04b98b41490897d0192cbbda7486.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

FEDERAL RULING ON ARPAIO

 

New York Times: Judge Finds Violations of Rights by Sheriff

By Fernanda Santos

May 24, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/25/us/federal-judge-finds-violations-of-rights-by-sheriff-joe-arpaio.html?ref=todayspaper

 

ABC News: Judge Says Sheriff Joe Arpaio Racially Profiled Latinos

By Ted Hesson

May 24, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/Politics/arizona-sheriff-joe-arpaio-found-racially-profiled-latinos/story?id=19254618#.UaSjMdLVCSo

 

Associated Press: Judge rules that Ariz. sheriff’s office profiles Latinos

By Jacques Billeaud and Walter Berry

May 25, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/judge-rules-that-ariz-sheriffs-office-profiles-latinos/2013/05/25/89d547f0-c582-11e2-914f-a7aba60512a7_story.html

 

ABC News: Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio to Appeal Judge’s Finding His Department Engaged in Racial Profiling

By Alyssa Newcomb

May 25, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/US/arizona-sheriff-joe-arpaio-appeal-judges-finding-department/story?id=19257165#.UaO4sdLVCSo

 

ADDITIONAL POLITICAL DEVELOPMENTS

 

Roll Call: GOP Bolsters Hispanic Outreach Efforts

By Emma Dumain

May 24, 2013

http://www.rollcall.com/news/gop_bolsters_hispanic_outreach_efforts-225143-1.html

 

Politico: Latinos push immigration reform on social media

By Lois Romano

May 27, 2013

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/latinos-reform-social-media-91901.html?hp=f1

 

State House News Service: Q & A with Senate hopefuls Gomez, Markey focuses on immigration, Internet tax

May 28, 2013

http://www.lowellsun.com/todaysheadlines/ci_23335296/q-amp-senate-hopefuls-gomez-markey-focuses-immigration#ixzz2Uab1Sm79

 

Roll Call: D.C. Log Cabin Republicans Fete Ex-Rep. Jim Kolbe

By Julie Ershadi

May 23, 2013

http://hoh.rollcall.com/d-c-log-cabin-republicans-fete-ex-rep-jim-kolbe/

 

Roll Call: Grassley Chief Will Seek Senate #IASEN

By Kyl Trigstad

May 24, 2013

http://atr.rollcall.com/grassley-chief-will-run-for-senate/

 

EDITORIALS AND OPINIONS

 

New York Times (Editorial): Border Injustice

May 27, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/28/opinion/immigration-and-border-injustice.html

 

Washington Post (Editorial): Senate immigration bill could benefit U.S. agriculture, too

May 27, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/senate-immigration-bill-could-benefit-us-agriculture-too/2013/05/27/0f737a58-b11a-11e2-bbf2-a6f9e9d79e19_story.html

 

Bloomberg (Editorial): Can House Resist Urge to Kill Immigration Bill?

May 27, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-27/can-house-resist-urge-to-kill-immigration-bill-.html

 

Boston Globe (Editorial): Heritage immigration report raises doubts — about Heritage

May 26, 2013

http://www.bostonglobe.com/editorials/2013/05/25/heritage-immigration-report-raises-doubts-about-heritage/rNsBj6UGFSbKgEomyjj4nN/story.html

 

Las Vegas Review-Journal (Opinion): Both Parties Must Work to Fix System

By Sen. Dean Heller

May 26, 2013

http://m.reviewjournal.com/opinion/both-parties-must-work-fix-system#disqus_thread

 

New Yorker: Working

By William Finnegan

May 27, 2013

http://www.newyorker.com/talk/comment/2013/06/03/130603taco_talk_finnegan?printable=true&currentPage=all

 

Washington Post (Blog): The basic math of immigration reform in the House

By Jonathan Bernstein

May 27, 2013

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2013/05/27/the-basic-math-of-immigration-reform-in-the-house/

 

Bloomberg (Opinion): The Immigration Issue Republicans Must Address

By Lanhee Chen

May 27, 2013

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-27/the-immigration-issue-republicans-must-address.html

 

The Hill (Blog): Marco Rubio: Unwavering leadership needed on immigration

By Cesar Vargas and Felipe Matos

May 24, 2013

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/lawmaker-news/301935-marco-rubio-unwavering-leadership-needed-on-immigration

 

New York Times (Blog): Arizona’s Illegal Sheriff

By Lawrence Downes

May 25, 2013

http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/05/25/arizonas-illegal-sheriff/

 

LOCAL

 

Charlotte Observer: ‘Nuns on the Bus’ Coming to Charlotte to Promote Immigration Refrom

By Tim Funk

May 27, 2013

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2013/05/27/4067233/nuns-on-the-bus-coming-to-charlotte.html

 

Detroit Free Press: Michigan has stake in U.S. immigration debate with 150,000 undocumented residents

By Niraj Warikoo

May 28, 2013

http://www.freep.com/article/20130528/NEWS06/305280014/undocument-immigrants-michigan-economy

 

Associated Press (Alabama): Twister Heals Ala. Town Fractured Over Immigration

By Jay Reeves

May 27, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/twister-heals-ala-town-fractured-immigration-19263902#.UaOry9LVCSo

 

Las Vegas Review-Journal: GOP senator: Give up driver card reluctance

By Ed Vogel

May 27, 2013

http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/politics/gop-senator-give-driver-card-reluctance

 

New York Times: Bill on College Financial Aid for Undocumented Students Seems Stalled in Albany

By Kirk Semple
May 24, 2013

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/25/nyregion/outcome-of-immigration-bill-in-albany-uncertain.html?_r=0

 

Wall Street Journal: Towers Rise on EB-5 Funds

By Eliot Brown

May 27, 2013

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324125504578509382446057460.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

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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