Daily Immigration News Clips – May 14, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on May 14, 2018


Vox Jeff Sessions is exerting unprecedented control over immigration courts - by ruling on cases himself
By Dara Lind

New York Times Trump Tirade Is Culmination of Immigration Frustration
By Michael D. Shear

The Intercept Mass ICE Raids Leave a Trail of Misery and Broken Communities
By Alice Speri

Splinter Many DACA Recipients Are Scared to Renew Their Status, Report Says
By David Boddiger

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Seeks to Tighten Student, Exchange Visa Oversight
By Laura Meckler

The Hill Trump administration set to tighten oversight of student, exchange visas
By John Bowden

Reuters Families reunited in 'Hugs Not Walls' event at U.S.-Mexico border
By Julio-Cesar Chavez

New York Times Breaking Up Immigrant Families: A Look at the Latest Border Tactic
By Miriam Jordan

New York Times Trump Misleadingly Says Construction Has Already Begun on His Border Wall
By Linda Qiu

HuffPost Facing Challenge From The Right, GOP Lawmaker Pulls Support For Immigration Bill
By Amanda Terkel and Elise Foley

The Washington Post 'A rogue state'
By Scott Wilson

AP Companies propose immigration detention centers for Midwest
By Adam Geller

Vox Exclusive: Kirsten Gillibrand introduces a bill to crack down on immigration agents
By Alexia Fernandez Campbell

Rewire News Questions Swirl Around ICE's 'Inhumane' Treatment of Pregnant People
By Tina Hernandez

Reuters Trump says wants a government funding deal before August break

Reuters Top Trump aide says protected immigrants need path to citizenship

The Washington Post How John Kelly's family history compares with the immigrants he wants to keep from entering
By Philip Bump

The Washington Post John Kelly's 'assimilation' into a hard-line stance against illegal immigrants
By Eugene Scott

Politico Bernie Sanders: Trump administration 'heartless' toward immigrants
By Rebecca Morin

CNN Kelly says undocumented immigrants 'don't have the skills' to assimilate into US society
By Veronica Stracqualursi

CNN John Kelly says undocumented immigrants can't fit in. That's not Be Best
By Z. Byron Wolf

CNN Border Patrol failed to count hundreds of migrant deaths on US soil
By Bob Ortega

WCPO Study finds increase in undocumented immigration does not increase violent crime rate
By Michelle Quesada

The Washington Post (Editorial) Seven more Republicans could force a vote on 'dreamers'

The Washington Post (Opinion) What is wrong with these people?
By Jennifer Rubin

The Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's latest rage-filled tirade unmasks Paul Ryan's lies
By Greg Sargent

The Washington Post (Opinion) John Kelly's terrible immigration lies
By Paul Waldman

The Hill (Op-Ed) Honduran lives at risk
By Rev. Ismael Moreno

Chicago Tribune (Op-Ed) How Trump is really changing immigration: Making it harder for people to come here legally
By Alex Nowrasteh

The Hill (Op-Ed) Harboring undocumented aliens is still a crime - expect Sessions to prosecute it. By Nolan Rappaport


AP (Texas) Immigration doubts follow Texas Democratic governor hopefuls
By Will Weissert

Lexington Herald Leader (Kentucky) 'Tricked by the devil.' They backed Trump. Now, his foreign labor cuts may ruin them.
By Tom Eblen

Ann Arbor News Michigan father of 4 was nearly deported; now he's a U.S. citizen
By Ryan Stanton

CBS 4 Local family searching for answers after being arrested by U.S. Border Patrol
By Sydney Hernandez

Arizona Republic Congress: Rep. McSally shifts support to stricter immigration bill
By Ronald J. Hansen and Yvonne Wingett Sanchez

Arizona Republic In new book, ailing Sen. John McCain makes final plea for immigration reform
By Dan Nowicki

New York Times Dean Heller, Buffeted on Both Sides, Tries to Save His Nevada Senate Seat
By Sheryl Gay Stolberg

The Washington Post Red waves, scrambled Democrats, ideal Republicans: Three myths about this week's primaries
By David Weigel

NBC News North Carolina voters dump Democratic sheriff who backed ICE deportation program
By Alex Seitz-Wald

Washington Examiner Sherrod Brown aims to show how a liberal can win in Trump country
By Laura Barron-Lopez