The Senate’s immigration reform proposal shows a lot of promise about it. It’s bipartisan and it’s comprehensive. The plan provides a path to citizenship for people who are already in the U.S., a tempting incentive for graduate-degree holders to stay here with a green card offer and strong border and workplace controls.
President Obama is expected to announce his immigration plan on Tuesday. A Washington Post story says his plan will be more liberal than the Senate’s.
Editorial writer Lynne K. Varner called it a game changer in an Ed Cetera blog post Monday.
I’m pleasantly surprised that Congress did something resembling the work of Congress. Still, it seems like a long road to secure House support.
- Expect traffic delays when Obama visits Seattle Friday afternoon
- Huskies upset USC 17-12 and beat Steve Sarkisian, their former coach
- Win over USC puts UW’s coaching upgrade (Chris Petersen over Steve Sarkisian) on full display
- Lloyd McClendon will not return as Mariners' manager
- Even in death, 'Up' house owner Edith Macefield remains a mystery
Most Read Stories
Check out this AP interactive that compares Obama’s goals with the Senate plan.