Daily Immigration News Clips – April 12, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on April 12, 2018


The Washington Post Holder-led group sues over census citizenship question
By John Wagner

AP ACLU lawsuit challenges separation of immigrant families
By Alanna Durkin Richer

Mercury News Former ambassador to Vietnam: Trump wanted me to send back refugees
By Tatiana Sanchez

AP California to join Guard border mission, but with conditions
By Kathleen Ronayne and Elliot Spagat

CNN DHS secretary clarifies circumstances for separating immigrant families
By Tal Kopan

CNN Border crossings up 200% over last March, Nielsen says
By Tal Kopan

Washington Times DHS secretary signals she's open to adding guest worker visas
By Stephen Dinan

Reuters ACLU sues Trump administration for separating immigrant couples
By Nate Raymond

Reuters U.S. seeks to deport thousands of Vietnamese protected by treaty: former ambassador
By James Pearson

AP Sessions takes fight on border enforcement to New Mexico
By Mary Hudetz

Wall Street Journal Along Arizona Border, National-Guard Role Prompts Mixed Emotions
By Alicia A. Caldwell

The Washington Post California governor, a frequent Trump critic, agrees to limited National Guard role at Mexico border
By Nick Miroff

Politico Brown agrees to send National Guard troops to Mexico border

CNN California to send Guard troops to Mexico border, but governor says they won't be there to support D.C. policies
By Cheri Mossburg and Steve Almasy

USA Today Mexican border town of Laredo braces for influx of National Guard troops in backyard
By Rick Jervis

KCRA California's governor agrees to deploy 400 National Guard troops at Trump's request

CNN Trump administration suspends immigrant legal advice program
By Tal Kopan

Politico Trump's words complicate feds' arguments in sanctuary-city case
By Josh Gerstein

New York Times Lawyers Walk Out to Protest ICE, and Court Objects
By Liz Robbins

AP Iowa governor signs into law ban on 'sanctuary cities'

CNN ICE raided a meatpacking plant. More than 500 kids missed school the next day
By Catherine E. Shoichet

By Alice Speri

The Washington Post Under Trump, immigrants back away from Medicaid, Obamacare subsidies
By Paige Winfield Cunningham

WBAY Statements on Paul Ryan's decision

Buzzfeed News It's A Former NFL Player Vs. A Donald Trump Acolyte In A Battle For The Soul Of The Republican Party In Ohio
By Henry J. Gomez

The Atlantic (Opinion) Paul Ryan Personifies the Devil's Bargain the GOP Struck With Trump
By Ronald Brownstein

Wall Street Journal (Editorial) The Paul Ryan Difference

The Washington Post (Editorial) Trump couldn't have picked a worse time to turn his back on South America

The Washington Post (Editorial) Paul Ryan's Republican Party no longer exists

New York Times (Opinion) The Other Border Problem: American Guns Going to Mexico
By Ioan Grillo

The Washington Post (Opinion) Paul Ryan is abandoning the ship before it sinks
By Jennifer Rubin

The Washington Post (Opinion) Go, Paul, go
By Richard Cohen


Solon Patch Immigration, DACA Protest In Chagrin Falls On Saturday
By Chris Mosby

AP (Nebraska) Nebraska judge to decide immigrant foster care lawsuit
April 11, 2018

Cleveland.com (Ohio) Cleveland Heights' Immigration Task Force stirring up the melting pot
By Thomas Jewell

Akron.com (Ohio) Council weighs in on census citizenship issue
By Ariel Hakim

Philadelphia Inquirer Some federal officials concerned about turning immigrant gardener into a felon
By Deborah Sontag

Texas Tribune El Paso Border Patrol sector kicks off construction of Trump's wall on border
By Julian Aguilar

Akron Beacon Journal (Editorial) Don't risk the census