Blog Posts in April, 2013

Immigration Reform's Newest Odd Couple: a Michigan Wolverine and a WHAT?!

April 25, 2013: OFA Chicago Mid-Northside CIR Panel One of the fundamental themes of comprehensive immigration reform 2013 has been its ability to bring together the unlikeliest of pairs. By now, the ...
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The Gang of 8’s Proposed Paths to Citizenship Visualized – courtesy of Ritchie King

Yesterday, the Senate Gang of 8 formally announced its comprehensive immigration reform bill: the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act. The mammoth 844-page bill is ...
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The Gang of 8’s Immigration Reform Bill

Late last night, the Gang of 8 filed its comprehensive immigration reform bill: the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013. Try saying that 3 times quickly. ...
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Finding Hope and Humanity: Thoughts after Boston

With a heavy heart I sit at my computer, hands at the ready, fingers pressed to keys, but my mind is as clouded as ever with more questions than answers. I was prepared to write in anticipation of the ...
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The House Immigration Reform Bill: Pathway for DREAMers, Problem for Parents?

With Congress returning from recess, an immigration reform bill was expected to be unveiled this week. Much of the news coming from the Capitol has reflected optimism from insiders among the ...
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Immigration Reform News Roundup: April 2, 2013

All is not quiet at the Capitol. With a recent post, I highlighted the Key Players and Plans in Immigration Reform. In the few days that have passed since that post, those key players have been busy ...
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