Sunday, March 16, 2014

Immigration Politics in the U.S. and Europe: Obama getting pressured on deportations and David Cameron seeks limits on EU Migration

Immigrant advocates pressure President Obama to end deportations, which have been at record levels:

Immigration reform advocates welcome Obama's review of deportations

While the GOP considers its position:

And in Europe...

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British Prime Minister David Cameron gestures as he speaks during a joint news conference with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (not pictured) in the West Bank town of Bethlehem March 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Cameron seeks limits on EU judicial powers and migration

Net migration jumps in the UK

Spain tries to block flows from Africa

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Activists try to put immigration back on the agenda

Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) has a district that is changing - and may lead to a new focus on immigration reform:

As Hispanic population booms, immigration debate comes to key Republican’s Va. district

Meanwhile, in Florida:

Miami immigrant rights group to host annual awards dinner with hopes for immigration reform

A network of young immigrants are looking to President Obama to cut back on deportations:

Young Immigrants Turn Focus to President in Struggle Over Deportations

While other advocates began a nation-wide bus tour that will stop in key congressional districts in Texas:

Cross-country trek embarks for immigration reform

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