Comment: Various Items
Today's edition of Immigration Daily contains many items of interest. Read our featured blog postings about reaction to the ICE deportation statistics and an asylum lawyer. Also included in today's issue are news items on President Obama announcing more key administration posts and recent SSA changes in POMS. Find the top immigration headlines and an immigration reading that might be of interest to you. Share your thoughts by writing to

Blogging: Ten Years an Asylum Lawyer by Jason Dzubow

Blogging: Reactions to ICE's New Deportation Statistics by Matt Kolken

Blogging: ICE Reports Deportations Down in FY 2013 by Greg Siskind

News: White House Press Release on President Obama Announcing More Key Administration Posts

News: SSA Publishes Recent Change in POMS - Windsor Same-Sex Marriage Claims

Focus: Global Mobility Book
ILW.COM is pleased to announce a new book: Global Mobility: An Overview for Human Resource Professionals. The editor is Poorvi Chothani, and will include articles by Amit Acco, Enrique Arellano, Ted Badoux, Jacqueline R. Bart, Timur Beslangurov, Ruslan Bocancea, Marla Bojorge, Renuka Cavadini, Hector Gabriel Celano, Poorvi Chothani, Zahida Ebrahim, Chisato Higashio, Frank S. Hong, Maria Jockel, Tsvi Kan-Tor, Catherine Lau, Gunther Mavers, Marco Mazzeschi, James Minamoto, Jacqueline Nyabwa, Russel L. Rodriguez, Sonal Sejpal, Maria Luisa Soter, Lozano A. Tan, Sithie Tiruchelvam, Karl Waheed, Jeremy A. Weber, and William F. White. The outline is as follows:

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  • Brazil by Maria Luisa Soter
  • Canada by Jacqueline R. Bart
  • The People's Republic Of China by Frank S. Hong
  • France by Karl Waheed
  • Germany by Gunther Mavers
  • Hong Kong by Catherine Lau
  • India by Poorvi Chothani
  • Israel by Tsvi Kan-Tor and Amit Acco
  • Italy by Marco Mazzeschi
  • Japan by James Minamoto and Chisato Higashio
  • Kenya by Sonal Sejpal and Jacqueline Nyabwa
  • Mexico by Enrique Arellano
  • The Netherlands by Ted Badoux
  • The Philippines by Lozano A. Tan and Russel L. Rodriguez
  • Romania by Ruslan Bocancea
  • Russia by Timur Beslangurov
  • South Africa by Zahida Ebrahim
  • Spain by Marla Bojorge
  • Sri Lanka by Sithie Tiruchelvam
  • Switzerland by Renuka Cavadini
  • Thailand by Jeremy A. Weber and William F. White
  • United Kingdom by Poorvi Chothani
  • United States of America by Poorvi Chothani

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Headline: Judge claims DHS delivering smuggled children to [undocumented] parents Click here
Headline: The Morning Plum: Immigration reform coming in 2014? Click here
Headline: Judge: US government assisting child smuggling Click here
Headline: Chris Christie joins immigration fray Click here
Headline: In immigration news: Deportation numbers, more calls for deportation relief, how an immigrant city evolves, more Click here
Headline: GOP congressman: Immigration reform can happen in 2014 Click here
Headline: Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces ‘Newest New Yorkers’ immigration report Click here

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