Daily Immigration News Clips – August 30, 2019

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 30, 2019.


Daily Beast Senator: Trump Policy Is ‘Death Sentence’ For Sick Kids
By Scott Bixby

The Hill New Trump rule on military families riles LGBT community
By Rebecca Kheel and Rafael Bernal

NPR How Protections For Immigrant Service Members Have Changed Under Trump
By Ailsa Chang

Associated Press Immigrants in U.S. military face new citizenship rule for kids
By Astrid Galvan

Reuters U.S. Officials Defend New Citizenship Rules for Some Military Families

The New York Times Citizenship Change Will Affect a Handful, but the Backlash Is Fierce
By Zolan Kanno-Youngs

ABC News Fear and distrust: Latest immigration changes under Trump sparks confusion
By Anne Flaherty

CBS News Who would be affected by Trump's new citizenship policy for children born overseas?
By Camilo Montoya-Galvez

The Hill ICE rule change on U visas sparks outrage
By Zack Budryk

The Guardian ‘I couldn’t believe it’: disabled migrant successfully reunites with his family
By Adam Gabbat

Law360 Gov't Atty Grilled Over ICE Denying Asylum-Seekers Parole
By Khorri Atkinson

BuzzFeed News The US Is Doing Everything It Can To Make Central America Its Southern Border
By Karla Zabludovsky

BuzzFeed News The Trump Administration Wants To Start DNA Testing Undocumented Immigrants In Government Custody
By Hamed Aleaziz

Mother Jones The Trump Administration’s Court-Packing Scheme Fills Immigration Appeals Board With Hardliners
By Noah Lanard

The Miami Herald Here are the benefits that will block a legal immigrant’s path to a green card or visa
By Daniel Shoer Roth

The New York Times Sick Migrants Undergoing Lifesaving Care Can Now Be Deported
By Miriam Jordan and Caitlin Dickerson

Axios Migrants with serious illness, crime victims may now face deportation
By Stef W. Kight

CBS News Immigrant children with life-threatening illnesses facing possible deportation
By Errol Barnett

Boston Globe ‘Deportation . . . with this type of medical condition is a death sentence’: Outrage grows over federal policy change
By Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Rolling Stone The Trump Administration Now Wants to Deport Children With Cancer
By Ryan Bort

Associated Press Mumps Sickens Hundreds of Detained Migrants in 19 States

Reuters Trump Administration Barring Tours of Migrant Detention Centers, Democrats Say

The New York Times Poor Conditions Persist for Migrant Children Detained at the Border, Democrats Say
By Zolan Kanno-Youngs

The Hill Cummings rips DHS for blocking Oversight staff from visiting detention facilities
By Tal Axelrod

BuzzFeed News Nearly 900 Immigrants Had The Mumps In Detention Centers In The Last Year
By Stephanie M. Lee

By José Olivares

HuffPost Migrants Imprisoned After Mississippi ICE Raid Get Little Mercy In Court
By Roque Planas

CBC Immigration lawyers report Canadian Muslims being denied entry to U.S.
By John Tasker

Associated Press Mexico President Blames Migrant Caravans on Smugglers

The Washington Post Japan is a Trumpian paradise of low immigration rates. It’s also a dying country.
By Francisco Toro

PBS Newshour In El Salvador to discuss immigration, McAleenan emphasizes need for ‘well-managed’ border

Associated Press US: 6-Month-Old Migrant Girl Recovering in Hospital

The Washington Post Legal funding for immigrants in detention: A debate that divided this wealthy Md. suburb returns
By Rebecca Tan

BuzzFeed News Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Pushed The White Supremacist "Replacement" Conspiracy Theory
By Salvador Hernandez

Associated Press Biden Opens New Attack Line on Trump: 'Cruelty' to Children

Reuters North Carolina Congressional Do-over Watched for Clues to 2020

The Wall Street Journal North Carolina’s Redo Election Gives Peek Into 2020
By Valerie Bauerlein

The New York Times Two Polling Methods, Two Views of Trump’s 2020 Re-election Chances
By Nate Cohn

MSNBC Trump trailing with Latinx voters in ten states: poll

The Verge Google is helping to power a US immigration cloud project, new documents show
By Colin Lecher

The Washington Post (Editorial) Trump has no trouble gutting the law to build his wall

The Washington Post (Opinion) Trump aides say he was joking about pardons on building the wall. It’s an explanation they’ve given a lot.
By JM Rieger

Politico (Op-Ed) How Julián Castro Got Drowned Out
By David Freedlander


WSHU Attacks On Legal Immigration

Local12 Family of child receiving medical care in US worries about deportation after policy change
By David Winter

Inquirer (Op-Ed) US immigration policy stresses immigrants and the nation’s healthcare system | Opinion
By Drew A. Harris, DPM, MPH

LA Times (Opinion) Opinion: Trump seizing private property for his wall? Don’t say he didn’t warn you, GOP
By Matt Welch

LA Times (Op-Ed) Op-Ed: Shady immigration services are preying on L.A. County migrant workers
By Hilda L. Solis