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Must-Read News on Immigration Reform, February 14, 2014

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Associated Press: Debt limit saves GOP from political showdown
By Donna Cassatta

Latino Post: Immigration Reform 2014: Immigration Activists Wage Political War Against GOP, Say ‘No Republican is Safe’
By Jessica Michele Herring

KPCC: In Immigration News: A discharge petition, Voting Rights amendment and teens’ immigration mural
By Josie Huang

Borderzine: Boehner takes more heat on reform comments and inaction
By Aaron Montes

New York Times: Schumer Backs Tactic to Bring Immigration Overhaul to a Vote
By Jonathan Weisman and Ashley Parker

Politico: Chuck Schumer backs E.J. Dionne on immigration
By Tal Kopan

Fusion: Schumer: Tea Party Scared Boehner Away From Immigration
By Jordan Fabian

New York Times: Schumer Offers Long-Shot Option to Skirt House G.O.P. on Immigration
By Jonathan Weisman and Ashley Parker

Associated Press: Dems hope to force House vote on minimum wage hike

Politico: Steny Hoyer wants wage discharge petition
By Tal Kopan

Associated Press: Report: Immigrants Improve in Fighting Deportation
By Alicia A. Caldwell

Arizona Republic (Arizona): Immigrant policy and Justin Bieber: Why some get deported, others don’t
By Daniel Gonzalez

Associated Press (Rhode Island): Judge OKs immigration detainer lawsuit in RI

Omaha World-Herald (Nebraska): In Omaha, national evangelical group’s leader calls for immigration reform
By Michael O’Connor

Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas): Community gathers on Tyler square to fast, pray for immigration reform
By Rebecca Hoeffner

Washington Post (Plum Line): Morning Plum: GOP should cut right wing loose on immigration
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Plum Line): Waiting on immigration is a crazy move for GOP
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion): Why immigration reform matters
By George F. Will

National Journal (Perspectives): It’s Time to Exert Executive Power Over Deportations
By Pablo Alvarado

Daily Herald (Illinois – Opinion): Immigration debate often overlooks personal costs
By Marco Ortiz