Daily Immigration News Clips – January 19, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 19, 2018


Associated Press (AP) Suit: Judges Won't Weigh Bond in Carolinas Immigration Cases

Vice How Trump is splitting up Salvadoran-American families
By Keegan Hamilton and Emma Fidel

LA Times Trump wants to kill two immigration programs, but doesn't seem to know how they work
By Brian Bennett

CNN Gang of Six senators furiously trying to nail down support for immigration bill
By Tal Kopan

Reuters House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fight erupts
By Richard Cowan and Amanda Becker

Reuters Senators weigh days-long funding bill to boost immigration, spending talks

Reuters Congress to vote Thursday for funding bill to avoid government shutdown
By Richard Cowan

Reuters Trump administration appeals against 'Dreamer' immigrant ruling to top court
By Lawrence Hurley

Wall Street Journal House Passes Stopgap Budget Bill; Senate Resistance Remains as Shutdown Looms
By Natalie Andrews, Kristina Peterson, and Siobhan Hughes

Wall Street Journal Stopgap Budget Bill Meets Resistance as Shutdown Looms
By Natalie Andrews and Kristina Peterson

Wall Street Journal Donald Trump Wants Limits on Asylum Seekers in Immigration Talks
By Laura Meckler

Wall Street Journal A Government Shutdown This Year Would Be Different
By Joshua Jamerson

Politico Senate in disarray with shutdown hours away
By Burgess Everett and Seung Min Kim

Politico Shutdown looms as Republicans struggle for votes By Josh Bresnahan, Rachael Bade, and Burgess Everett

Politico Pence still plans to leave D.C. Friday, despite shutdown drama
By Matthew Nussbaum

Politico Trump claims his stance on border wall 'has never changed or evolved' after Kelly reports
By Louis Nelson

Politico McConnell plans for shutdown
By Burgess Everett, Rachel Bade, and Seung Min Kim

CNN GOP leaders promise to whip hard-line immigration bill
By Tal Kopan

CNN Trump says position on border wall 'has never changed or evolved'
By Betsy Klein and Kaitlan Collins

CNN GOP Rep. on DACA deal: Little consistency from the White House
By Sasha Zients

CNN Graham: You could be the Pope and Trump would still fire back
By Maegan Vazquez

The Hill Republican senator to oppose GOP's short-term funding bill
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Trump seeks to mend Kelly rift over immigration
By Jordan Fabian

The Hill Trump furious with Kelly for calling his immigration promises 'uninformed': report
By Rebecca Savransky

FiveThirtyEight.com Why The Chances Of A Government Shutdown Suddenly Seem Higher
By Perry Bacon Jr.

FiveThirtyEight.com There's Been A Massive Shift To The Right In The Immigration Debate
By Anna Maria Barry-Jester

By Brian Beutler

The Marshall Project Trump Justice, Year One: The Demolition Derby
By Justin George

HuffPost Black, Asian, And Latinx Activists Protest Trump's 'Shithole' Comments
By Kimberly Yam

Bustle When Your Best Friend Is A DREAMer, Your Life Is Changed Forever, Too
By Alicia Menendez

WBEZ 2 Dreamers Discuss Helping Other Immigrants Amid Uncertainty
By Odette Yousef

AP Haitians face hurdles after protected-status renewal delays
By Philip Marcelo and Adriana Gomez Licon

New York Times 'Trump's Racism Is a Rallying Cry for Us': Miami Haitians See Opportunity in an Insult
By Simon Romero

The Washington Post Salvadorans have 60 days to apply for extension of protected status one last time
By Maria Sacchetti

Wall Street Journal Florida Deal to Detain Illegal Immigrants Gains Sheriffs' Support
By Alicia A. Caldwell

The Hill California AG on reported ICE raids: Regardless of rumors, people have rights
By Brett Samuels

Mother Jones After Two Decades in America, This Family Is Terrified of Being Kicked Out
By Noah Lanard

New York Times Democrats Question Justice Dept. Power to Charge Sanctuary City Leaders
By Katie Benner

The Washington Post Three-quarters of Americans think that an immigrant's country of origin shouldn't matter
By Philip Bump

The American Prospect Paul Booth, 1943-2018
By Harold Meyerson

A Beautiful Perspective Meet the woman confronting public figures with their immigrant histories
By Sarah Feldberg

New York Times (Op-Ed) The Breakdown in Trust That Could Shut Down the Government
By Steve Israel

New York Times (Op-Ed) ICE Detained My Husband for Being an Activist
By Amy Gottlieb

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed) Immigration Is Practically a Free Lunch for America
By Neel Kashkari

The Washington Post (Opinion) If the government shuts down, Trump and the GOP will fully own it
By Greg Sargent

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) America treats illegal immigration worse than most crimes. Why?
By Kenneth Roth

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) José Andrés: How the immigration debate hits a restaurant kitchen
By Chef Jose Andres

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) How the U.S. will replace immigrant workers with Puerto Ricans
By Yarimar Bonilla

The Hill (Op-Ed) Keep our family immigration system out of Dream Act negotiations
By John Yang

The Hill (Op-Ed) Congress doesn't need the president's permission
By William O'Keefe

The Hill (Op-Ed) DACA is neither bipartisan nor in America's interest
By RJ Hauman

City Limits (Op-Ed) CityViews: Congress is Deciding 800,000 Dreamers' Futures, Including Mine
By Amalia Rojas Enriquez


KJZZ (Arizona) How U.S. Immigration Rules Affect International Entrepreneurs

NorthJersey.com Uncertainty over DACA puts 'Dreamers' on edge
By Monsy Alvarado

By Max Gorden

The Plain Dealer Husband of Columbus woman living in church gets help from Cleveland clergy (photos)
By Michael Sangiacomo

NBC Miami Sheriffs From 17 Florida Counties Unveil Plan to Work Together With Immigration Officials

Vindicator UPDATE: Judiciary committee OK should delay Adi deportation

News 5 Cleveland Undocumented immigrant allowed to stay after hearing at immigration court in Cleveland
By Amanda VanAllen

Hugo Observer Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal
By Jody Gill


Houston Chronicle (Op-Ed) Foster: End Trump administration attack on legal immigration
By Charles Foster

By Phil Ramos