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Must-Read News in Immigration, April 4, 2013


The Birmingham News: Do nothing? Now that’s something Sen. Jeff Sessions can do
By Joey Kennedy

New York Times (Opinion): Priced Out of Citizenship
By Rahm Emmanuel and Luis Gutierrez

Wall Street Journal: Trumka Warns on Immigration Touch-Back Option
By Sara Murray

Washington Post: Labor, faith leaders oppose cuts to family immigration visas
By David Nakamura

Talking Points Memo: Labor, Religious Groups Turn To Next Big Immigration Fight: Family Visas
By Benjy Sarlin

ABC/Univision: Union Leader: Making Immigrants Go Home a “Non-Starter”
By Jordan Fabian

NBC Latino: Senate and House immigration reform plans: Who goes first?
By Sandra Lilley

Politico: Business balks at immigration deal
By Anna Palmer

Bloomberg: Farmworkers Crucial in Immigration Deal Short of a Deal
By Alan Bjerga

Roll Call: ICE Union Skewers Bill From Immigration ‘Gang’
By Humberto Sanchez and Eliza Newlin Carney

Washington Post: White House supports accelerated pace on immigration bill
By David Nakamura

Roll Call: Goodlatte: House Could Overhaul Immigration in ‘Pieces’
By David Drucker

KTVB (Idaho): Labrador says immigration system must be fixed ‘the right way’
By Justin Corr

Huffington Post: Bill Flores, Texas GOP Rep, Likens Immigration Reform To ‘Building A Sandwich’
By Chelsea Kiene

CNN: Perry ties illegal immigration to Texas DA killing

Associated Press: Napolitano visits Houston to discuss immigration

Huffington Post: Immigration Reform Threatens Social Security, Conservative Senior Citizens League Warns
By Sabrina Siddiqui

Talking Points Memo: Do Republicans Support Immigration Reform? Depends How You Ask Them
By Benjy Sarlin

The Hill: Poll: Majority backs path to citizenship, but GOP base wary
By Justin Sink

Politico: Poll: Border security a top priority
By Kevin Robillard

Washington Post (The Fix): For GOP, ‘path to citizenship’ is a lot like gay marriage
By Aaron Blake

Associated Press: Republican Immigration Stance May Threaten GOP Dominance In Arizona
By Nicholas Riccardi

TIME: AP Bans ‘Illegal Immigrant’: The Tricky Language of Immigration Reform
By Katy Steinmetz

Los Angeles Times: ‘Illegal immigrant’: what words to use becomes a debate itself
By Cindy Chang and Marisa Gerber

Los Angeles Times: Group to use ‘illegal invaders’ term in response to AP ban
By Cindy Chang

Associated Press: Associated Press under scrutiny for nixing term ‘illegal immigrant’ from Stylebook

Wall Street Journal: Study Finds High Economic Cost of Immigration System
By Gerald Seib

ABC/Univision: Fewer People Are Overstaying Their Visas Post 9/11
By Ted Hesson

La Opinión (Editorial): Rubio the juggler

Arizona Republic (Editorial): Compromise bodes well

The Economist (Blog): Getting there

Washington Post (Blog): The GOP’s border security roadblock
By Jamelle Bouie

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): Rubio’s Immigration Dilemma
By Mary Anastasia O’Grady

Miami Herald (Opinion): Marco Rubio’s political calculations on immigration
By Joy-Ann Reid

Albuquerque Journal (Opinion): Senators, take your time on immigration reform legislation
By Ruben Navarrette

CNN (Special to CNN): Americans divided over immigration reform
By Bruce Stokes

Huffington Post (Blog): Chuck Schumer’s Latino Problem
By Arturo Carmona

Huffington Post (Blog): There Is No Such Thing As An ‘Illegal Alien’
By David Leopold

Fox News (Opinion): Hey, Republicans, words matter and AP’s ‘Illegal immigrant’ decision proves it
By Liz Peek