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Must-Read Articles in Immigration, February 25, 2013


In big news from this weekend, Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker has joined other pro-immigration reform Republicans in supporting a path to citizenship.  Sen. John McCain appeared on CNN’s “State of the Union” to talk about how Republicans shouldn’t fear getting primaried if they support immigration reform.  And Frank Sharry, Executive Director here at America’s Voice, appeared on Al Punto with Jorge Ramos and fellow guests Jorge Mario Cabrera of CHIRLA and Katherine Vargas of the National Immigration Forum.

Politico: Scott Walker supports path to citizenship
By Kevin Cirilli

Roll Call: Immigration Advocates Rebuke Goodlatte
By Humberto Sanchez

New York Times: Seeing Citizenship Path Near, Activists Push Obama to Slow Deportations
By Michael Shear

Washington Post: Obama makes immigrants, advocates impatient
By Rosalind Helderman

Fox News Latino: Immigrant Families to Embark on National Tour for Immigration Reform
By Elizabeth Llorente

The Hill: Bipartisan House immigration group reports ‘incredible progress’
By Russell Berman

Fox News Latino: Sen. McCain Announces Meeting with President Obama to Discuss Immigration Reform

CNN: McCain: Immigration reform won’t hurt GOP at polls
By Kevin Liptak

Huffington Post Latino Voices: Arturo Garino, Nogales Mayor, Slams Immigration Prosecution Program Operation Streamline

The Hill: Leahy: Immigration, gun bills can pass Congress this year
By Bernie Becker

Politico: Bill Haslam: GOP needs message fix
By Katie Glueck

Politico: Bill Haslam: GOP needs message fix
By Katie Glueck

Washington Post (Wonkblog): How the sequester would affect our dysfunctional immigration system
By Suzy Khimm

Washington Post (Wonkblog): Many immigrants facing deportation must wait 550 days for their day in court
By Suzy Khimm

Washington Times (Opinion): Smart immigration could save the U.S. economy
By Gary Shapiro

Huffington Post: Colorado Senate Passes In-State Tuition For Undocumented Immigrant Students Bill With First-Ever GOP Support
By Matt Ferner

Austin American-Statesman: In Austin, marchers say time is now for immigration reform
By Juan Castillo

FOX Austin: Protesters march for immigration reform

KUT Radio (Austin): At the Capitol, Activists Rally for Immigration Reform
By Marissa Barnett

KNTV (California): Immigration reform march brings thousands to downtown
By Marco Villareo

Miami Herald: Miami group lauds immigration reform efforts
By Alfonso Chardy

Think Progress: Five Unlikely Supporters Of Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Rebecca Leber

Colorlines: WTF, ICE? A Week’s Worth of Troubling Immigration Revelations
Seth Freed Wessler