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Must-Read News on Immigration Reform, May 1, 2014

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Erie Times-News: Judge dismisses high-profile immigration case

New York Times: Report Finds Deportations Focus on Criminal Records
By Julia Preston

VOXXI: How Immigration Enforcement Has Changed Since 1993, Report Shows
By Griselda Nevarez

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Report: Nonjudicial deportations, criminal charges up since 1996
By Jeremy Redmon

Associated Press: Youths Arrested in Immigration Protest
By Luis Alonso Lugo

USA Today: Kids arrested in immigration protest at U.S. Capitol
By Natalie DiBlasio

NBC News: Immigration Activists Arrested After Blocking DC Intersection (VIDEO)

VOXXI: Children arrested in act of civil disobedience for immigration reform
By Griselda Nevarez

Roll Call: Cruz Hosts Secret Meeting for House Conservatives (Updated)
By Matt Fuller

Politico: Conservatives revolt against Boehner on immigration
By Seung Min Kim

New York Times: Unions’ Giant Video Near White House Urges Halt to Deportations
By Michael D. Shear

Politico: Asian caucus recommends immigration changes
By Seung Min Kim

Christian Post: Over 250 Evangelical Pastors Urge Immigration Reform on Capitol Hill
By Napp Nazworth

Wall Street Journal: Shifting Demographics Tilt Presidential Races in American Suburbs
By Elizabeth Williamson and Dante Chinni

Christian Science Monitor: What happened to Minuteman Project? It’s still roiling immigration reform.
By Lourdes Medrano

CNN: Los Angeles mayor bullish on immigration reform
By Mick Krever

Associated Press: Desert rescue beacons let immigrants call for help

The Colorado Independent (Colorado): ProgressNow targets Coffman with cheeky bilingual attack site
By John Tomasic

Denver Post: Denver won’t hold prisoners solely on immigration status
By Tom McGhee and Nancy Lofholm

Associated Press (Washington): Counties in state dropping immigrant jail holds

Associated Press (Florida): Legislature poised to pass tuition bill

Los Angeles Times (California): Immigration protesters pressure Obama for more change
By Kate Linthicum

Omaha World-Herald (Nebraska): Illegal immigration is the latest hot topic in Nebraska governor’s race
By Robynn Tysver

Bloomberg View (Opinion): Republicans Do an Immigration Two Step
By Albert R. Hunt

Los Angeles Times (Opinion): Speaker Boehner is right: Immigration reform is hard
By Jon Healey

Washington Post (Right Turn): No barrier for Jeb — or any Republican — to run in 2016
By Jennifer Rubin

Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal-Sentinel (Wisconsin — Opinion): On this May Day, I’ll be marching for my dad
By Marisa Leza