Daily Immigration News Clips – May 18, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on May 18, 2018


New York Times Justice Dept. Restricts a Common Tactic of Immigration Judges
By Katie Benner

HuffPost Jeff Sessions Uses Exceptional Power Over Immigration Courts To Limit Judges' Authority
By Elise Foley

NPR Sessions Moves To Curb Immigration Judges' Authority
By Richard Gonzalez

Reuters U.S. ends practice that gave some immigrants reprieves from deportation
By Mica Rosenberg

LA Times New 'zero tolerance' immigration crackdown fills border courts
By Molly Hennessy-Fiske

The Hill Dem plans amendment to block Trump from using military bases to house undocumented minors separated from parents
By Rebecca Kheel

Reuters Farm bill prospects in U.S. House clouded by immigration debate

The Hill McCarthy: There will be a June vote on Goodlatte immigration bill
By Juliegrace Brufke

The Hill GOP seeks immigration deal within next 24 hours
By Melanie Zanona

The Hill Pelosi: Discharge petition won't promote Trump's wall
By Mike Lillis

CNN Congress could be just five Republican signatures away from voting on DACA
By Lauren Fox and Tal Kopan

The Hill Federal judge seems likely to rule against Trump on detainees
By Lydia Wheeler

USA Today ICE arresting more non-criminal undocumented immigrants
By Alan Gomez

Reuters Mexico rejects Trump's comments that some immigrants are 'animals'

Reuters White House defends Trump's use of 'animals' to portray gang members

Politico Trump: 'Animals' comment referred to MS-13 gang members
By Rebecca Morin

CNN Vicente Fox blasts Trump after 'animals' comment
By Eli Watkins

CNN Media outlets take Trump out of context to suggest he called undocumented immigrants 'animals'
By Oliver Darcy

CNN Trump on 'animals' comment: 'I'm referring to the MS-13 gangs'
By Kevin Liptak and Jeremy Diamond

CNN The biggest political story no one is talking about
By Chris Cilizza

CNN Koch-backed group gives boost to Democrats on immigration
By Tal Kopan

The Hill Koch brothers fund political ads praising Dems on immigration
By John Bowden

The Atlantic The Republican Party's Generational Bet
By Ronald Brownstein

Sun-Sentinel Gun control might not be top issue in 2018 elections, Florida poll finds
By Anthony Man

The Hill Dem lawmaker files formal complaint against lawyer who threatened to call ICE on people speaking Spanish
By Avery Anapol

Public Radio International After deportation, a family from Wisconsin will start anew in Cambodia
By Marnette Federis

Slate Bad Liars
By Mark Joseph Stern

Raw Story Evicted: Racist lawyer bro Aaron Schlossberg booted from office by landlord
By Sarah K. Burris

Washington Blade Gay Army chaplain struggles to save husband from deportation
By Lou Chibbaro Jr.

New York Times 'Disgusted' Officials File Complaint Against Man in Anti-Immigrant Rant
By Liz Robbins

The Washington Post The Daily 202: Immigration is tearing Republicans apart
By James Hohman

Roll Call John McCain's Advice for the Next Immigration Battle
By Niels Lesniewski

CBS News Trump calls some criminal illegal immigrants "animals," suggests Oakland mayor obstructed justice

NYTimes (Editorial) The Cruelty of Breaking Up Immigrant Families

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed) Trump and America's Immigrant Shortage
By James Freeman

The Washington Post (Opinion) Republicans are betting it all on aging white Trump voters
By Greg Sargent

The Washington Post (Opinion) The Trump era is a renaissance of half-witted intolerance
By Michael Gerson


Dallas Morning News Even as Trump tightens immigration, the U.S. labor shortage is becoming a crisis
By Alfredo Corchado

St. Louis Dispatch (Op-Ed) Seizing children at border is vengeful