Daily Immigration News Clips – March 23, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 23, 2018


Washington Times All sides claim victory on spending bill; no one seems to agree on what's in it
By Stephen Dinan

Navy Times Sailor faces deployment and immigrant wife's deportation
By Geoff Ziezulewicz

Reuters Congress approves $1.3-trillion spending bill, sends to Trump
By Richard Cowan

Wall Street Journal Congress Passes Mammoth Spending Bill, Averts Shutdown
By Kristina Peterson and Siobhan Hughes

The Washington Post In late-night drama, Senate passes $1.3 trillion spending bill, averting government shutdown
By Erica Werner and Mike DeBonis

The Washington Post The 2020 Census received much more funding in the House spending bill than advocates had anticipated

Politico GOP Congress rebuffs Trump and goes on a spending spree
By Sarah Ferriss

AP White House, Dem deal on immigration proved unattainable
By Alan Fram

The Washington Post Spending deal marks end of immigration debate for year, kicks off new round of blame game
By David Nakumara and Seung Min Kim

Politico Despite no DACA fix, Mulvaney praises immigration package in House spending bill
By Aubree Eliza Weaver

CNN DACA left out of omnibus, limbo continues
By Tal Kopan

The Hill 'Dreamers' fix blocked in Senate
By Jordain Carney

Bloomberg Politics How the Latest Attempt at a DACA Deal Failed
By Sahil Kapur

Vox The omnibus bill shows Republicans are losing interest in sticking up for Trump on immigration
By Dara Lind

Common Dreams In 'Slap in the Face' to Immigrants, Spending Bill Leaves Out DREAM Act While Funding Border Wall
By Julia Conley

The Washington Post Undocumented and old enough for DACA, but too late to apply
By Antonio Olivo

Daily Beast 'DREAMer' Doctors in Training Are Now 'at the Mercy' of Courts
By Ana B. Ibarra

Nation of Change Close call in Illinois' third district should be a wake up call to Democrats
By Aaron Cynic

AP Haitians sue Trump administration over immigration policy
By Jennifer Kay

AP ACLU-Alaska sues police officers over immigration detention
By Becky Bohrer

AP Judge allows questioning of ICE director in California suit

The Hill Feinstein, Harris call for probe of ICE after employee resigns
By John Bowden

The Hill ICE deports Mexican immigrant suffering from rare genetic disorder
By Jacqueline Thomsen

CBS News Undocumented immigrant arrested in viral video released without charge
By Carter Evans

HuffPost ICE Deports Man With Rare Genetic Condition Who Had Been In U.S. For 30 Years
By Willa Frej

San Antonio Express News Report: Detainees at Texas detention center beaten, pepper-sprayed
By Jason Buch

Kansas City Star 'This is home': Syed Jamal reflects on his arrest by ICE, sudden fame, visa mistakes
By Rick Montgomery

Texas Observer Asylum-Seeker's Release Shows Activists Can Win Under Trump's ICE
By Gus Bova

Fox 4 KC Metro professor facing deportation welcomed home with pizza, friends after being released from jail
By Megan Dillard

Wall Street Journal Inside Telemundo's Battle with Univision for American Hispanics
By Keach Hagey

The Washington Post Trump's wall doesn't rank among border agents' top priorities, Democrats say
By Nick Miroff

The Guardian Undocumented workers find new ally as unions act to halt deportations
By Mike Elk

The Nation For Immigrant Women, Crossing the Border Doesn't End Their Struggle
By Michelle Chen

The New Yorker The Link Between America's Lax Gun Laws and the Violence That Fuels Immigration
By Jonathan Blitzer

By Vangmayi Parakala

The Washington Post (Opinion) Republicans control everything, and this is all they got in the spending deal?
By Jennifer Rubin

The Washington Post (Opinion) Trump won't change, so neither will the GOP's midterm prospects
By Jennifer Rubin


Philly.com Dreamers and Trump's wall left out of congressional budget bill
By Alfred Lubrano

Tallahassee Democrat ICE detains Havana father of two
By Jeff Burlew

Washington Post (Virginia) As a lawyer, he worked for immigrants. As a lawmaker, he works against them.
By Steve Hendrix

San Diego Union Tribune Dreamer hoping for permission to say goodbye to dying grandfather
By Kate Morrissey


The Hill (Indiana) GOP Indiana gov signs bill to let Dreamers get state licenses
By Rebecca Savransky

NPR KRWG (New Mexico) City of Las Cruces Seeks to Uphold Injunction Protecting DACA by Filing Amicus Brief
March 22, 2018

Boulder Daily Camera (Colorado) Ann Coulter attacks immigrants as ugly rapists, prompts walkout in Boulder
March 22, 2018

CU News (Colorado) Ann Coulter attacks immigrants, Muslims, prompts walkout of CU Boulder speech
By John Bear

By Christian Winthrop

KRIS (Texas) 151 immigrants become U.S. citizens in local naturalization ceremonies

KIRO Radio (Washington) Inslee immigration order has 'unintended consequences'
By Dori Monson

Tennessee Tribune Dreamers are Living in the Shadows Now
By Peter White

Sampan Sizing up immigrant rights: Best hope in ballot box
By Mark Hedin