Daily Immigration News Clips – February 22, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on February 22, 2018


Bloomberg BNA Foreign STEM Worker Issue Has Trump Folks Defending Obama Rule
By Laura Francis

Law360 Dreamers Shouldn't Put All Their Hopes In The High Court
By Nicole Narea

The Washington Post Melania Trump's parents are legal permanent residents, raising questions about whether they relied on 'chain migration'
By Carol D. Leonnig, David Nakumara, and Nick Miroff

New York Times Questions Swirl as Melania Trump's Parents Obtain Green Cards
By Emily Cochrane

The Washington Post The huge questions about Melania Trump's immigration history nobody will answer
By Aaron Blake

CNN Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration'
By Kate Bennett and Tal Kopan

The Hill Melania Trump's parents are legal permanent residents: report
By Avery Anapol

New York Times Two Polarizing Issues, Gun Control and Immigration, Have Thwarted Compromise
By Carl Hulse

New York Times The Debate on Dreamers : A Lesson Plan for Teaching About DACA
By Michael Gonchar

Vox What the Senate's failure on immigration means for the future of DACA
By Dara Lind

Axios Two Americas: immigration politics in the Senate
By Chris Canipe and Caitlin Owens

The Washington Post What will happen to El Salvador when the U.S. ends the protected status of Salvadoran immigrants?
By Jesse Acevado

Marketplace With deportation looming, Haitian workers highlight their role in Florida's tourism industry
By Renata Sago

AP Much-touted MS-13 sweep keeps even most basic details secret

New York Times Under Trump, Border Patrol Steps Up Searches Far From the Border
By Ron Nixon

The Washington Post Trump wants to cut immigration and foreign aid. Here's how they're connected.
By Sarah Bermeo and David Leblang

CNN 'Exodus' from Puerto Rico: A visual guide
By John D. Sutter and Sergio Hernandez

The Washington Post Federal government begins work on replacing border wall in California

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed) America's Security Depends on Mexico
By James G. Stavridis

The Hill (Op-Ed) When it comes to immigration, America suffers from amnesia
By Cardinal Joseph William Tobin

Forbes (Opinion) Immigration Curbs Will Weaken Social Security
By Howard Gleckman

CNBC (Opinion) Trump's economic vision ignores immigrants, but it will need their labor
By John Harwood

The Economist (Opinion) A world of free movement would be $78 trillion richer

The Hill (Op-Ed) President Trump's plans represent the gold standard in pro-immigrant policy
By Juanpablo Andrade


AP High court won't block deportation of Cincinnati-area man

WVTF Congressman Meets with DACA Recipients As Deadline Looms
By Mallory Noe-Payne

Laredo Morning Times Laredo-born LULAC national president agrees to step down following backlash from Trump letter
By Joana Santillana

AP (North Dakota) South Dakota Senate panel rejects refugee resettlement bill

Nebraska News Service (Nebraska) Undocumented children deserve health insurance, lawmaker says
By Nathan Hittle

Daily Californian (California) ICE agent allegedly poses as Amazon employee to enter UC Berkeley co-op
By Sabrina Dong

WNYC (New Jersey) ICE Gets Cold Shoulder From Rutgers, Backs Out of Career Fair
By Matt Katz

Lancaster Online (Pennsylvania, Letter to the Editor) What to consider in immigration reform
By S. Christine Mummert

Dallas Morning News Trump won't take 'yes' for an answer on immigration
By Carl Leubsdorf