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Senate Must Modify Filibuster Rule to Pass CIR

" Without a softening of the filibuster rules, we're likely to witness, as we already have seen, the resuscitation of previous small-bore CRI proposals that merely traded legalization with a path to citizenship and modest future flows of temporary workers for greater border and worksite enforcement...

Senators Roll Out Immigration Reform Blueprint

Here is the Bipartisan Framework for Comprehensive Immigration Reform released on Jan. 28, 2013 by Senators Schumer, McCain, Durbin, Graham, Menendez, Rubio, Bennet, and Flake. Here's coverage from the New York Times .

No Time for Rich-Whining, CIR Advocates Must Stay Focused on the Senate

"The point of this post is not that revelry over the fall of xenophobes and eugenicists is wrong; rather, it is that celebrations of that sort are unaffordable luxuries. That wine is just too rich at this late hour. Advocates for enlightened CIR must instead keep eyes peeled on the Senate Judiciary...

Lexis Immigration Expert Stephen W. Yale-Loehr on CIR

Steve Yale-Loehr , co-author of Immigration Law and Procedure, the leading 20-volume treatise on U.S. immigration law, participated in an hour-long panel discussion on China Radio International about the Senate immigration bill. And in a story published July 9, 2013 in the Arizona Republic , he stated...