Daily Immigration News Clips – February 13, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on February 13, 2018


New York Times Senate Begins 'Wild' Week of Debate on Immigration, Outcome Unknown
By Sheryl Gay Stolberg

NBC News Senate kicks off uncertain debate on immigration
By Leigh Ann Caldwell and Garrett Haake

AP Congress takes on immigration issue amid election pressures
By Alan Fram

Reuters At long last, Senate debates 'Dreamer' immigrants' future
By Richard Cowan and Lawrence Hurley

Politico McConnell's immigration gamble
By Seung Min Kim

CNN Clock ticking as senators search for an immigration plan that can pass
By Lauren Fox

The Hill McConnell: GOP immigration plan 'best chance' at passing bill
By Jordan Carney

The Hill Senate braces for showdown over 'Dreamers'
By Jordan Carney

Roll Call Senators Prepare for Messaging and Uncertainty From Immigration Debate
By Joe Williams

Washington Times GOP senators offer stiff security plan as ante in immigration debate
By Stephen Dinan

Wall Street Journal Senate Immigration Debate Begins With No Deal in Sight
By Laura Meckler and Siobhan Hughes

Wall Street Journal Immigration to Get Freewheeling Debate in the Senate
By Laura Meckler and Siobhan Hughes

The Washington Post The Daily 202: Freewheeling immigration debate in Senate will test power of conservative outside groups
By James Hohmann

The Washington Post Immigration debate launches in the Senate - and a GOP plan picks up support
By Ed O'Keefe

Politico Heller, facing primary challenge in Nevada, leans toward backing Trump on immigration
By Burgess Everett

Politico Flake looks to meet Trump in the middle on immigration
By Burgess Everett

Reuters White House releases 2019 budget proposal, seeks funds for wall, military
By Ginger Gibson and James Oliphant

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Proposes $4.4 Trillion Budget for Fiscal 2019
By Kate Davidson

Politico Trump to demand tough budget cuts for domestic programs
By Sarah Ferris and Jennifer Scholtes

CNN Trump budget proposal still seeking wall funding
By Kevin Liptak

CNN 'Dreamer' twins, hoping to enter the military, will either get deployed or deported
By Christina Manduley, Joanna Pinto, and Kimberly Berryman

CNN ICE grants 1-year stay to father of 5-year-old battling leukemia
By Leinz Vales

AP Deportation stayed for dad of sick boy who sought sanctuary
By Anita Snow

AP Chemist was on plane being deported when judge granted stay

The Washington Post By deporting 200,000 Salvadorans, Trump may be boosting gang recruitment
By Michaela Sviatschi

CNN Police answered immigrant's call for help, then gave him to ICE
By Paul P Murphy and Deanna Hackey

Vice ICE keeps rounding up "non-criminal" immigrants while Congress tries to fix DACA
By Josh Marcus

The Hill 'Noncriminal' immigrant arrests double in past year: report
By Mallory Shelbourne

Hello Giggles Can you be deported if you have a chronic illness? Some say ICE is sending people "to their death"
By Karen Fratti

National Review When Border Searches Become Unreasonable
By Kyle Sammin

AP State attorneys general: No citizenship question on census

CNN Immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle death seeks dismissal of federal charge
By Madison Park and Keith Allen

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) Something awful is about to happen. You can help stop it.
By Donald E. Graham

The Hill (Op-Ed) The Trump administration should do more to prevent the alienation of Muslim communities
By Ana Pottratz Acosta

The Hill (Op-Ed) The House's terrible immigration framework
By Alex Nowrasteh


New York Magazine Arrests of Undocumented Immigrants Without Criminal Records Skyrocketed in 2017
By Benjamin Hart

Wall Street Journal (California) California Employers in a Bind Over Immigration Enforcement
By Nour Malas

The Hill (New York) NY Teamsters train to be 'sanctuary union,' protect members from immigration officials
By Rebecca Savransky

Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette (Op-Ed) ART HOBSON: Immigration deal essential
By Art Hobson