Daily Immigration News Clips – March 27, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 27, 2018


Bloomberg BNA Attorneys Decry 'Invisible Wall' Blocking Legal Immigration
By Laura Francis

CIO Magazine Tweaked policies wreaking havoc on the H-1B application process
By Naomi Eide

Reuters U.S. to add citizenship question in 2020 Census: Commerce Dept
By Brendan O'Brien

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Adds Citizenship Question to 2020 Census
By Paul Overburg and Janet Adamy

Politico Census to add controversial question on citizenship status
By Brent D. Griffiths and Andrew Restuccia

HuffPost He Begged ICE To Let Him See His Daughter Graduate. But He's An Easy Target For Removal.
By Elise Foley

The Intercept ICE Uses Facebook Data to Find and Track Suspects, Internal Emails Show
By Lee Fang

Al Dia News Trump: Construction of U.S.-Mexico border wall to begin immediately

Epoch Times Trump Calls to Build Border Wall Through Military, Cites National Defense
By Ivan Pentchoukov

Tulsa Business & Legal News Immigration attorney not hopeful on DACA progress
By Ralph Schaefer

El Paso Times Texas primary results show challenges Beto O'Rourke must overcome in race against Ted Cruz
By Madlin Mekelburg and John C. Moritz

AP GOP-led states back Trump in California 'sanctuary' lawsuit
By Sudhin Thanawala

AP California county considers fighting state's 'sanctuary' law
By Amy Taxin

Rewire News These Democratic Senators Joined the GOP's Attack on 'Dangerous' Sanctuary Cities
By Dennis Carter

KQED California's journey from anti-immigration to sanctuary state
By Farida Jhabvala Romero

Daily Observer Liberians Appeal for 18 months DED Extension for Liberians in America
By Simeon S. Wiakanty

Charlotte Post Haitians and Salvadorans caught up in federal DACA debate
By Maya King

AP Cuban immigrant who was focus of deportation fight is free
By Thomas Peipert and Colleen Slevin

AP Army veteran in US since age 8 deported after prison stint

Reuters Former ICE detainee seeks class cert in Washington state wage lawsuit
By Richard Iafolla

CNN A US vet facing deportation thought he'd just walked through an office door. It was actually Mexico
By Theresa Waldrop

Socialist Worker Courthouses need to be an ICE-free zone
By Lea Ramirez

Reuters Mexico, U.S. sign accords on customs, border cooperation

New York Times 'I Know I Will Be Criticized': The Latino Pastor Who Advises Trump on Immigration
By Laurie Goodstein

Denverite Denver author's new children's book is all about deportation
By Kevin Beaty

The Washington Post (Opinion) Trump has played his supporters for suckers
By Eugene Robinson

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) Immigrants' legality can't supersede their humanity
By Ruben Navarrette Jr.

CNN Money (Op-Ed) An immigration bill you've never heard of will solve US's labor shortage
By Richard Burke

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump, Dems can solve the DACA problem by redefining it
By Nolan Rappaport

The Hill (Op-Ed) Congress can turn protest into progress on guns, immigration
By Mark Penn

The Hill (Op-Ed) Congress muddles on H-1B reform to the detriment of US workers
By Dale Wilcox

Chicago Tribune (Opinion) Trump should fire America
By Rex Huppke

San Francisco Chronicle (Op-Ed) Citizenship question on 2020 census may result in undercount
By Xavier Becerra and Alex Padilla


Charlotte Observer Controversial jail immigration program is not working as it should, police chief says
By Jane Wester

MLive 16 arrests made in Southwest Michigan in ICE immigration enforcement
By Meagan Beck

FOX 17 16 arrested during ICE immigration enforcement sweep

Texas Tribune (Texas) Ahead of 2020 census, Texans are becoming even harder to count
By Alexa Ura and Chris Essig

Seattle Times (Washington) In moving to vacate marijuana convictions, Seattle also tries to help immigrants
By Daniel Beekman

Cronkite News (Arizona) Arizona business leaders stress need for pathway to citizenship for DACA recipients
By Lerman Montoya

MassLive (Massachusetts) Springfield church to welcome first family seeking sanctuary from deportation
By Peter Goonan

Richmond Times-Dispatch (Virginia) At Shockoe Atelier in in Shockoe Bottom 'made in the USA' means made by immigrants
By John Reid Blackwell

app.com (New Jersey) NJ Senate could vote on financial aid for unauthorized immigrant students
By Steph Solis

Statesville Record & Landmark (North Carolina) Worried by talks of deportation, farmers defend immigrant workforce
By Chloe Moores

Boston Pilot Catholic groups help med student pleading to stop father's deportation
By Rhina Guidos