Daily Immigration News Clips – January 31, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 31, 2018


CNN CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's State of the Union

Associated Press (AP) Trump's path to citizenship for 1.8 million will leave out nearly half of all Dreamers
By Kevin Johnson

Bloomberg Politics Immigration Fight Shifts From Trump's Wall to Family Green Cards
By Sahil Kapur

The Hill ICE defies House Judiciary request, deports man living in US for 39 years
By Rebecca Savransky

New York Daily News ICE defies Congress, deports man who's lived in country for 39 years
By Brian Lisi

Wall Street Journal Immigration Talks Proliferate on Capitol Hill, but No Deals
By Kristina Peterson and Laura Meckler

Wall Street Journal Federal Judge in Brooklyn Criticizes Trump and Sessions in DACA Hearing
By Nicole Hong

The Washington Post House GOP skeptical of Trump's framework on immigration, dreamers
By Erica Werner

The Washington Post House GOP skeptical of Trump's framework on immigration - while some Democrats vent to Schumer
By Erica Werner and Ed O'Keefe

Politico Republicans balk at Trump's cuts to legal immigration
By Seung Min Kim

The Hill Key senator floats new compromise for immigration talks
By Alexander Bolton

The Hill Dem whip pushes back on 'four pillars' approach to Dreamers
By Mike Lillis

Roll Call A Dream Deferred for Young Immigrants at State of the Union
By Camila Dechalus

TribTalk A DACA solution would be good for Texas - and the country
By A.J. Rodriguez

The Washington Times GOP moderates embrace Trump immigration plan
By Stephen Dinan

Vox "I want more than anything to just live my life": DREAMers wrestle with being used as "hostages" in immigration debate
By Dara Lind

Daily Beast This Is the Human Cost of Congress Punting on a DREAMer Deal
By Gideon Resnick

AP Immigrant activist: Detentions are 'psychological warfare'
By Deepti Hajela

New York Times A Congressman Suggests 'Dreamers' Be Arrested. Capitol Hill Rolls Its Eyes.
By Sheryl Gay Stolberg

CNN Immigrant children don't have the right to free lawyers, court rules
By Madison Park, Lawrence Davidson, and Carma Hassan

CNN GOP lawmaker asks Capitol Police to arrest undocumented immigrants at SOTU
By Daniella Diaz

Roll Call Gosar Asks Capitol Police, DOJ to Arrest 'Illegal Aliens' at State of the Union
By Griffin Connolly

Vox Trump has changed how Americans think about politics
By Dylan Matthews

HuffPost Meet The Progressive Immigrant Lawmaker Who Will Respond To Donald Trump In Spanish
By Daniel Marans

HuffPost GOP Congressman Calls For Undocumented SOTU Guests To Be Arrested On The Spot
By Elise Foley

Talking Points Memo Latino Org In Chaos After Its Prez Goes Rogue, Endorses Trump Immigration Plan
By Alice Ollstein

Washington Times Congressman demands illegal immigrants be arrested at State of the Union
By Stephen Dinan

CNBC (Opinion) Trump's immigration policies are 'economic poison' that will cost taxpayers billions
By James Boland and Tom Perez

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed) Do Democrats Even Want a Compromise on Immigration?
By Jason L. Riley

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed) The Problem Solvers Take On Immigration
By William A. Galston

The Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's immigration 'compromise' is a trick
By Catherine Rampell

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) Trump's Volk und Vaterland
By Roger Cohen

The Hill (Op-Ed) Passing a solution for Dreamers will strengthen our military
By James W. Partington, Margaret Stock, and Scott Cooper

Bloomberg View (Op-Ed) The Border Economy Works in Spite of Trump
By Francis Wilkinson

By Cristina Jimenez

The Hill (Op-Ed) If Dreamers get a deal, it will be because of Trump, not Schumer
By Nolan Rappaport


Rising Up with Sonali Is Trump's Immigration Plan A "Racist Ransom Note"?

KUNR Nevada Legislators Respond to DACA Uncertainty
By Natalie Vn Hoozer

The Plain Dealer Rally protests deportation of Youngstown businessman Amer Othman Adi (photos)
By Brian Albrecht

The Vindicator Adi deported to Jordan
By Kalea Hall

The Plain Dealer Youngstown businessman Amer Othman Adi deported to Jordan

WKBN Youngstown businessman deported Monday night with little notice

WOSU Amer Adi's Deportation Leaves Youngstown Mourning 'A Hell Of A Man'
By M.L. Schultze

AP (Florida) Immigration legislation stalls in Florida Senate

The Hill (Texas) Texas Democrat slams border wall, links GOP opponent to Trump in new ad
By John Bowden

KENS (Texas) Undocumented immigrant in Texas calls for border security without a wall
By Oscar Margain

Herald-Dispatch (Op-Ed) President succeeds in framing immigration debate
By Michael Barone

Las Vegas Review-Journal (Opinion) COMMENTARY: Democrats don't want a deal to protect DACA recipients
By Victor Joecks