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Must-Read News on Immigration Reform, August 16, 2013

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Voice of America: On the Line: Immigration Reform in the US

Chronicle Telegram: Dad living in Elyria faces deportation
By Lisa Robertson

Politico (Behind the Curtain): Eve of Destruction
By Mike Allen and Jim Vandehei

The Hill: Conservatives in no rush to embrace ‘Kids Act’ on immigration
By Russell Berman

The Hill: Heritage Action says House shouldn’t pass any immigration bills
By Bob Cusack

CNN: Steve King: ‘Spell’ cast over GOP on immigration
By Kevin Liptak

Washington Post: Rep. Steve King says a ‘spell’s been cast’ on GOP over immigration
By Sean Sullivan

Huffington Post: Steve King: ‘A Spell’s Been Cast’ On Republican Critics
By Katie Burkhart

New York Times: Bipartisan Group Offers Recommendations on Immigration Overhaul
By Ashley Parker

USA Today: Bipartisan group pushes immigration plan
By Alan Gomez

Huffington Post: Jorge Ramos: Fusion Will Be ‘Very Loud Voice’ Unless Immigration Reform Passes
By Michael Calderone

Huffington Post: Janet Napolitano On Deferred Action Anniversary: It’s ‘Not A Long Term Solution’
By Elise Foley

National Journal: In First Year of New Program, Deportation Is Deferred for 400,000 Young Immigrants
By Rebecca Kaplan

Slate: The Secret Memo That Explains How Obama Can Unilaterally Legalize All Immigrants, But Won’t
By David Weigel

ABC/Univision: Fact Check: Do Mexicans Have a Blank Check for Asylum Claims?
By Ted Hesson

Texas Tribune: A Federal Program to Ease Congestion at Border Crossings
By Julia Aguilar

Associated Press: Sheriff says white crosses to be placed in AZ desert where bodies of immigrants found

Cleveland Plain Dealer: Elyria husband, caregiver fights federal deportation case that could break up family
By John Caniglia

WKYC-TV: Deportation threatens to tear Elyria family apart
By Sara Shookman

WOIO-TV: Immigrant Wants to Stay in US

Politico: Rep. Jeff Denham: Debate ‘every issue’ of immigration
By Jake Sherman

National Journal: House Republican Whip Is Target of Immigration-Reform Advocates in California
By Rebecca Kaplan

Salt Lake Tribune: Hatch: immigration reform would create more jobs
By Lee Davidson

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier (Iowa): Harkin urges action on immigration
By John Molseed

Beacon Hill News (Illinois): Groups lobby Republican House members on immigration reform
By Kalyn Belsha

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Coalition denounces recent anti-immigrant rhetoric
By Georgia Pabst

Charlotte Observer (North Carolina): U.S. ag secretary pushes Senate immigration plan
By Mark Price

Arizona Republic: Ariz. sisters seize immigration ‘dream’
By Richard Ruelas

News and Observer: Bills on immigration and drug-testing welfare recipients draw McCrory’s first vetoes
By Craig Jarvis

La Opinion (Editorial): A year after DACA

Arizona Daily Sun (Editorial): Momentum behind immigration reform calls for House vote

Washington Post (Blog): Where’s that conservative backlash on immigration?
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Blog): Steve King’s important insight
By Greg Sargent

New York Times (Blog): Marco Rubio’s Un-American Dream
By Thomas Edsall

NBC Latino (Opinion): Rubio’s warning should be Obama’s next step for immigration reform
By Neidi Dominguez