Daily Immigration News Clips – May 25, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on May 25, 2018


ABC News Trump's pick for State Department post handling refugees criticized on immigration
By Conor Finnegan and Alexander Mallin

CNN Trump administration nominates immigration hard-liner for migration post at State Department
By Sophie Tatum

The Hill Trump taps vocal anti-illegal immigration advocate for State Dept's top refugee job
By Max Greenwood

Newsweek Who is Ronald Mortensen? Trump Nominates Immigration Hardliner for Post Dealing with Refugees
By Chantal Da Silva

Washington Post The Border Patrol tries to win over Hispanic communities - by singing love songs in Spanish
By Kevin Sieff

Wall Street Journal McConnell Plays Down Chances of New Senate Vote on Immigration
By Siobhan Hughes and Kristina Peterson

Washington Post GOP immigration rebels push forward after Trump promises to veto any bill without wall funding
By Mike DeBonis

CNN Republican leaders hold off coup on immigration -- for now
By Lauren Fox

CNN Immigration talks in Congress hinge on DACA citizenship
By Tal Kopan and Lauren Fox

The Hill Centrists on cusp of forcing immigration votes as petition grows
By Juliegrace Brufke

Roll Call Immigration Discharge Petition Will Get Final Signatures, Deputy GOP Whip Says

Bloomberg Quint Push for House Immigration Votes on Hold as Trump Joins Talks
By Erik Wasson

CNN Undocumented immigrant shot, killed by border patrol officer in Texas
By Ralph Ellis

Los Angeles Times Crackdown on immigrants takes a toll on federal judge: 'I have presided over a process that destroys families'
By Lauren Villagran

Reuters Honduras will keep fighting gangs despite Trump threat: minister

New York Times Trump's Crackdown on Students Who Overstay Visas Rattles Higher Education
By Erica L. Green

Wall Street Journal Summer Is Here. Where Are All the Workers?
By Ruth Simon

Washington Post 'We're closed!': Trump directs his anger over immigration at Homeland Security secretary
By Josh Dawsey and Nick Miroff

Washington Post How dangerous is it when Trump calls some immigrants 'animals'?
By Aliza Luft and Daniel Solomon

The Hill Three House Dems say they'll oppose immigration floor vote over possible wall funding
By Rafael Bernal

The Hill Most white, evangelical Protestants say US doesn't have responsibility to accept refugees: poll
By Justin Wise

GQ Trump on Abused Immigrant Children: "They're Not Innocent"
By Luke Darby

Courthouse News Service Women's Groups Slam Separation of Immigrant Families
By James Palmer

USA Today (Editorial) The undocumented immigrants Donald Trump doesn't rant about

New York Times (Opinion) President Trump Is a Very Political Animal
By Thomas B. Edsall

Washington Post (Opinion) Are Republicans abetting a demagogue - or something worse?
By Michael Gerson

CNN (Op-Ed) Yes to immigration, no to welfare
By Stephen Moore

The Hill (Op-Ed) America should look to states on how to shape immigration policy


Houston Chronicle Immigrant families separated at border struggle to find each other
By Lomi Kriel

Arizona Daily Star Parents, children ensnared in 'zero-tolerance' border prosecutions
By Curt Prendengast and Perla Trevizo

Pittsburgh Magazine She's Helping Immigrants Make Pittsburgh their Home
By Bryan Hylsop

AP Senate primary splits Arizona conservatives between 2 icons
By Melissa Daniels and Nicholas Riccardi

Chicago Sun Times (Editorial) Sign your names, GOP Congressmen, and stand up for Dreamers

Press Democrat (Editorial) It's time for a House vote on the Dreamers

Sun Sentinel (Editorial) Dream big. Legalize those in DACA