Daily Immigration News Clips – January 17, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 17, 2018


CNN Trump admin will appeal DACA ruling to Supreme Court
By Ariane de Vogue

New York Times Justice Dept., Fighting to Kill DACA, Asks for Supreme Court Review
By Kate Benner

The Washington Post Trump administration links terrorism and immigration, but an expert doubts the math
By Devlin Barrett

CNN Trump admin touts stats linking immigration to terror
By Laura Jarrett

Axios Immigration security report fails to connect with Trump's key reforms
By Shane Savitsky

Buzzfeed News The Trump Administration Is Promoting "Assimilation" For Immigrants With A New Terrorism Report
By Dominic Holden

The Republic Here are details of latest bipartisan DACA deal to protect DREAMers
By Daniel Gonzalez and Dan Nowicki

Reuters U.S. Homeland Security chief: did not hear Trump use vulgarity during meeting
By Yeganeh Torbati and Lisa Lambert

The Washington Post A burst of acrimony on Capitol Hill threatens immigration deal
By Ed O'Keefe and Nick Miroff

The Hill Homeland Security secretary grilled over Trump comments
By Jonathan Easley

Associated Press (AP) Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdown
By Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor

AP AP News Guide: Big decisions await Congress on immigration
By Andrew Taylor

Reuters Homeland Security Chief: Deporting 'Dreamers' Not Top Priority
By Susan Heavey and Yeganeh Torbati

Reuters House Republicans mull funding extension; 'Dreamer' deal not set
By Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell

Reuters U.S. Hispanic Caucus head rejects Senate 'Dreamer' immigration deal

New York Times Right and Left React to President Trump's Comments on Immigration
By Justin Bank

New York Times A Typical 'Dreamer' Lives in Los Angeles, Is From Mexico and Came to the U.S. at 6 Years Old
By Alicia Parlapiano and Karen Yourish

New York Times Fearing DACA's Return May Be Brief, Immigrants Rush to Renew
By Liz Robbins and Miriam Jordan

Wall Street Journal Disputes Threaten 'Dreamer' Deal and a Government Shutdown
By Laura Meckler and Kristina Peterson

Wall Street Journal White House Calls Immigration System Risky as Funding Deadline Looms
By Natalie Andrews and Louise Radnofsky

The Washington Post The three strategies Republicans are using to defend (or dodge) Trump's 'shithole countries' comment
By Amber Phillips

The Washington Post Report: Trump Dismissed Congressional Black Caucus at Immigration Meeting
By Josh Dawsey, Robert Costa, and Ashley Parker

Politico DHS chief: Deporting Dreamers won't be a priority for ICE if talks fail
By Louis Nelson

Politico House Republicans coalesce behind plan to avert shutdown
By Rachel Bade, Sarah Ferriss, and Jennifer Scholtes

Politico Democrats face make-or-break moment on shutdown, Dreamers
By Rachel Bade, Seung Min Kim, and Heather Caygle

Politico Hope for the DREAM Act
By Keisha Clukey and Eliza Shapiro

Politico White House: Focus should be on immigration policy, not vulgarity
By Aubree Eliza Weaver

CNN McConnell: Lawmakers shouldn't push for DACA deal this week
By Daniella Diaz, Phil Mattingly, and Lauren Fox

CNN Democrats are letting Republicans fundamentally reframe the immigration debate
By Gregory Krieg

CNN Trump meets with GOP Haitian-American congresswoman amid fallout from obscene remarks
By Kaitlan Collins

CNN Someone is lying about that 'shithole' meeting. And I think I know who.
By Chris Cillizza

CNN Clock ticking toward shutdown as Congress returns to one big spending mess
By Lauren Fox

CNN Trump says he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'
By Betsy Klein

CNN Bipartisan immigration plan fell short on border security: White House

CNN How three elections are snarling the immigration fight
By Stephen Collinson

The Hill Haitian-American GOP lawmaker meets with Trump
By John Bowden

The Hill Scarborough to Dems: Don't bail out GOP unless they give you DACA deal
By Max Greenwood

The Hill Bipartisan group to introduce DACA bill in House
By Rafael Bernal

Al Jazeera Trump's America: 'Dreamers must make deal with devil'
By Creede Newton

MSNBC Sen. Graham to 'Dreamers': 'We're not going to leave you behind'
By Andrea Mitchell

Vox The DACA deal that Congress is still working on in spite of Trump, explained
By Dara Lind

CBS News Will Trump be able to cut an immigration deal with Democrats?

Bloomberg Politics GOP Leaders Struggle to Avert Shutdown After Immigration Blow-Up
By Laura Litvan and Anna Edgerton

The Atlantic Trump Might Finally Get His Shutdown
By Russell Berman

The Week Seth Meyers and Trevor Noah explain why Trump's immigration vulgarity isn't the real story
By Peter Weber

New York Magazine Why the Trump Administration's DACA Policy Is Indefensible
By Eric Levitz

The State For immigration deal, Graham needs the Trump he plays golf with
By Bristow Marchant

The Washington Post A Michigan father, too old for DACA, is deported after three decades in the U.S.
By Derek Hawkins

HuffPost Authorities Deport Man Who Had Lived In The U.S. For 30 Years
By Willa Frej

Vice News Father of two who's lived in U.S. since he was 10 deported to Mexico
By Alex Lubben

Bustle Who Is Jorge Garcia? The ICE Deported Him After 30 Years In The States
By Mehreen Kasana

Fox 2 Metro Detroit immigrant deported to Mexico after 30 years in US

KSRO 'A Nightmare': Family Bids Goodbye As Undocumented Father Of 2 Is Deported To Mexico

Legal Intelligencer Keeping Up With All the Potential Changes to US Immigration
By Michele Madera

Los Angeles Times For black immigrants here illegally, a battle against both fear and historic discrimination
By Makeda Easter

NPR Haitians Pour Into Canada, Among Them Families Fearing TPS Expiration

Houston Public Media How The Loss Of Temporary Protected Status For Salvadorans Could Affect Harvey Recovery
By Davis Land

New York Times 'Your Visa Is Approved,' They Were Told. And Then It Wasn't.
By Liz Robbins

AP Ohio businessman given deportation stay taken into custody
By Lisa Cornwell

The Washington Post Pregnant immigrant teen seeking abortion is released from government custody
By Ann E. Marimow

SF Gate Feds planning massive Northern California immigration sweep to strike against sanctuary laws
By Hamed Aleaziz

The Washington Post Do lawmakers respond to immigrants' requests? The answer depends on ethnicity and race.
By Micah Gell-Redman, Neil Visalvanich, Charles Crabtree, and Christopher J. Fariss

Politico Trump's revenge on California: The Census
By David Siders

NPR Trump Adviser Krikorian Backs Shift To Merit-Based Immigration
By Steve Inskeep

New York Times (Opinion) Know-Nothings for the 21st Century
By Paul Krugman

The Washington Post (Opinion) Sens. Cotton and Perdue are outed for lying on Trump's behalf
By Jennifer Rubin

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) Fans of Trump's views on immigration should remember how figures like him targeted their ancestors
By Hidetaka Hirota

CNN (Op-Ed) How GOP made family reunification a dirty word
By Karthick Ramakrishan

The Hill (Op-Ed) Despite amnesty, DACA bill favors American wage-earners
By Roy Beck

The Hill (Op-Ed) U.S. farmers need sound immigration policy for agricultural workforce
By George Radonovich

The Hill (Op-Ed) There is a way to make illegal immigrants pay for Trump's wall
By Steven Kopits

The Hill (Op-Ed) Dems, do not take the bait on family immigration
By J. Kevin Applesby

Slate Magazine (Opinion) A Dreamer Deal, Delayed
By Jim Newell

Bloomberg View (Opinion) Leave Immigration Alone Instead of Making It Worse
By Noah Smith

Teen Vogue (Op-Ed) I'm Salvadorian, Living in the United States Under Temporary Protected Status
By Estefani Alarcon


Evansville Courier & Press American-citizen children follow their deported dad to Mexico
By Jessie Higgins

TMJ 4 Two Washington County dairy farmers detained by immigration agents

WUSA TV Pastor denounces Trump's remarks with Pence at church
By Chelsea Cirruzzo

AP (Arizona) Arizona group again helping immigrants renew DACA status

Cleveland.com (Ohio) Clevelanders express disappointment over Trump's immigration comments: Ohio Matters
By Mary Kilpatrick

Jacksonville Progress (Texas) Texas counts DACA, Dream Act cost
By John Austin

Delmarva Now (Delaware) Salvadoran immigrant living 'the American dream' with Seaford restaurant
By Taylor Goebel

WLS (Illinois) Chicago priest on hunger strike due to inaction on DACA

Boston Herald 'We're headed for a showdown at the end of this week,' Sen. Edward J. Markey says
By Laurel J. Sweet

Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Trump fixes DACA plight on Democrats, says they shun deal
By Frank E. Lockwood

WJRT Congressman Dan Kildee thinks a deal will be reached by Friday, averting government shut down
By Amy Hybels

Record Bee Haitians, Salvadorans react to Trump
By Tatiana Sanchez and Emily DeRuy

WVNS Warner & Kaine Ask DHS to Reverse Decision Ending Protected Status for Salvadorans

Miami Herald Stopped for a python show on South Beach, this immigrant now faces deportation
By David Ovalle

Cincinnati Enquirer Can courts stop deportation of paraplegic boy's caregiver? Yes.
By Mark Curnutte

Vindicator UPDATE | ICE officials: Al Adi will be deported

The Indypendent Prominent Immigrant Rights Leaders Fight Looming Deportations
By Camille Baker and Emily Bell

Miami New Times New York Immigrant Activist Detained by ICE in Miami Might Be Deported Today
By Jerry Ianelli

Seattle Times Activist Maru Mora-Villalpando says ICE using her deportation as 'intimidation tactic'
By Nina Shapiro

Detroit News Upton: Trump's slur a 'setback' for immigration reform
By Jonathan Oosting

Detroit Free Press Too old for DACA, man who spent 30 years of his life in U.S. is deported
By Niraj Warikoo

Las Vegas Sun (Editorial) How long should TPS recipients have to prove their worthiness?

The Baltimore Sun (Editorial) DACA isn't dead yet

Cleveland.com (Editorial) Dreaming of a DACA deal and Presidential decorum: Darcy cartoon
By Jeff Darcy

Whittier Daily News (Op-Ed) Let's use attention on DACA to call for reform for all immigrants
By Herberto Sanchez