Daily Immigration News Clips – June 20, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on June 20, 2018

National

The New Yorker An Immigration Attorney on What It’s Like to Represent Small Children Taken from Their Parents

USA Today Amid public outcry, GOP scrambles to counter Trump policy of separating children from parents
By Deirdre Shesgreen and Eliza Collins

The Hill Trump vows to stand with House GOP '1,000 percent' on immigration
By SCOTT WONG,MELANIE ZANONA AND MIKE LILLIS

McClatchy US officials likely lost track of nearly 6,000 migrant children
By Franco Ordonez and Anita Kumar

Associated Press Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: ‘Wah wah’

Washington Post ‘Womp womp’: Corey Lewandowski mocks story of child with Down syndrome separated from parents
By Kyle Swenson

The Hill Lewandowski says 'womp womp' at story of young girl being separated from mother at border
By ARIS FOLLEY

Associated Press Lawmakers barred from child migrant facility in Florida
By JOSHUA REPLOGLE and BEN FOX

Associated Press Sharpton, Other Leaders Plan to Visit Children at Border

Politico ‘Bullhuckey’: Nelson, Wasserman Schultz denied access to immigrant kid lockup
By MARC CAPUTO

Associated Press New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border _ but with parents
By LISA MASCARO and ALAN FRAM

Associated Press Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution
By Lisa Mascaro and Alan Fram

New York Times G.O.P. Moves to End Trump’s Family Separation Policy, but Can’t Agree How
By Michael D. Shear, Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Thomas Kaplan

Wall Street Journal Trump Says Congress Must Fix Immigration. Here’s What Congress Is Proposing
By Natalie Andrews

Politico House GOP: Trump's immigration plea may fall short
By RACHAEL BADE and JOHN BRESNAHAN

CNN Republicans craft bill to keep detained families together
By Lauren Fox and Tal Kopan

The Hill McConnell backs bill to keep immigrant families together
By Alexander Bolton

CNN Former top federal prosecutors call on Sessions to end 'zero tolerance' at border
By Laura Jarrett

CNN More than 600 members of Jeff Sessions' church just charged him with violating church rules
By Daniel Burke

Vox Exclusive: how asylum officers are being told to implement Sessions’s new rules
By Dara Lind

HuffPost Methodists Bring Church Charges Against Jeff Sessions For Border Policy
By Carol Kuruvilla

Associated Press Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations
By ZEKE MILLER and KEVIN McGILL

Associated Press Trump Stands Firm on Immigration Policy, Sees It as a Winner

New York Times Protesters Confront Kirstjen Nielsen at Mexican Restaurant: ‘Shame!’
By Sarah Mervosh

Politico Trump leans on inflammatory rhetoric to defend border separation
By MATTHEW NUSSBAUM

CNN Trump's media allies struggle to mold coherent defense of his immigration policy
By Oliver Darcy

CNN Trump ramps up rhetoric: Dems want 'illegal immigrants' to 'infest our country'
By Betsy Klein and Kevin Liptak

Associated Press Democratic attorneys general urge end to border separations
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN

Associated Press Google, Facebook, Others Speak Out Against Child Separation

Associated Press The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows
By MARK KENNEDY

Associated Press Business leaders speak out against child separation policy

Reuters Senate Democrats question if Trump nominee had role in child separation
By Michelle Price

New York Times Colbert Says Sanders Can’t Hide From Trump’s Immigration Policies
By Giovanni Russonello

New York Times Microsoft Employees Protest Work With ICE, as Tech Industry Mobilizes Over Immigration
By Sheera Frenkel

New York Times As C.E.O.s Condemn Splitting Up Migrant Families, Goldman Chief Defends Trump
By Kate Kelly

CNN Seth MacFarlane, Judd Apatow and other Fox talent slam Fox News' border coverage
By Frank Pallotta

The Hill Madeleine Albright slams Trump over immigration
By LUIS SANCHEZ

The Hill The Memo: Religious right hits Trump on border crisis
By NIALL STANAGE

The Atlantic The Outrage Over Family Separation Is Exactly What Stephen Miller Wants
By MCKAY COPPINS

Cleveland.com Cleveland Bishop Nelson Perez on immigration policy separating families: 'human rights cross borders'
By Emily Bamforth

Associated Press ‘Don’t leave me, Mom’: Detainee tells of separation from son
By GENE JOHNSON and MANUEL VALDES

Associated Press No Clear Plan Yet on How to Reunite Parents With Children

Associated Press APNewsBreak: Youngest migrants held in ‘tender age’ shelters
By GARANCE BURKE AND MARTHA MENDOZA

Associated Press 'Say Bye to Him': Detainee Recounts Agents Taking Her Son

Associated Press AP Explains: US Has Split Up Families Throughout Its History

Wall Street Journal The Effects of Parental Separation on Children
By Maya Sweedler

Wall Street Journal Judge Set to Rule on Splitting Migrant Families
By Jacob Gershman

Washington Post Trump didn’t invent family separation, but his administration was willing to try it
By Nick Miroff and Sari Horwitz

Washington Post Q and A: Understanding the controversy over separating families at the border
By Seung Min Kim

Washington Post Her 7-year-old was taken at the border as she sought asylum. Now she’s suing to get him back.
By Eli Rosenberg

Politico New fingerprint checks could exacerbate shelter crunch for migrant kids
By Ted Hesson

NBC Former ICE Director: Some migrant family separations are permanent
By Julia Ainsley

Associated Press Virginia to remove border National Guard due to Trump policy
By ALAN SUDERMAN

Wall Street Journal Migrants Keep Crossing Southern U.S. Border, Undeterred by Risks
By Alicia A. Caldwell and Juan Montes

Washington Post The series of choices faced by immigrants fleeing Central America
By Phillip Bump

Fox 8 Cleveland ICE arrests more than 100 workers in raid on Massillon meat supplier

WFMJ Feds arrest more than 100 at Salem Fresh Mark for immigration violations
By Lauren Stebelton

WKBN ICE arrests over 100 undocumented workers during raid of Salem meat plant
By Stan Boney

Associated Press 5 charged in ‘smuggling scheme’ after fatal crash in Texas
By RYAN TARINELLI

Associated Press Immigration agents arrest man after criticism of sentence

CNN Former immigrant shelter worker says he was told to separate hugging siblings
By Eric Levenson

Associated Press Border separations ripple through midterm campaigns
By BILL BARROW

Associated Press AP sources: Trump Jr cancels appearance at Bush fundraiser
By STEVE PEOPLES

Associated Press New Mexico candidates blame politics for family separations
By MORGAN LEE

Associated Press Tennessee GOP Senate hopeful blames liberals in separations
By JONATHAN MATTISE

Politico Democratic candidates vow to dump Pelosi

CNN The family separation crisis could cost Republicans the House
By Chris Cillizza

Reuters Mexico calls migrant children separation 'inhumane', urges rethink
By Lizbeth Diaz

Wall Street Journal OECD Records First Drop in Immigration Since 2011
By Paul Hannon

Washington Post ‘The good times for illegals are over’: Trump finds allies in Europe’s anti-immigration movement
By David Nakamura and Griff Witte

Politico Foreign media spotlight U.S. family separations
By STEPHANIE MURRAY

CNN Mexico's foreign minister blasts 'cruel and inhumane' US immigration policy
By Ray Sanchez

Associated Press Sens. McCain, Coons urge Trump to withdraw migration nominee
By JOSH LEDERMAN

Reuters U.S. State Department mocked for hosting Facebook family travel event

New York Times They Wanted to Raise $1,500 for Immigrant Families at the Border. They Got Over $5 Million.
By Julia Jacobs

Washington Post Report: Half of recent immigrant detainee deaths due to inadequate medical care
By Patricia Sullivan

Washington Post The State Department held a Q&A on overseas travel with children. The responses were brutal
By Eli Rosenberg

CNN Nine immigrants who helped make America great
By Robert Jimison

Vox John Kelly reportedly doesn’t even care if Trump is impeached
By Emily Stewart

The Hill Dem presidential hopefuls seize on Trump border policy
By AMIE PARNES

The Guardian (Editorial) The Guardian view on Donald Trump’s immigration policy: hateful and wrong

New York Times (Opinion) Trump’s Small Hostages
By Frank Bruni

New York Times (Opinion) A Crusader Against Voter Fraud Fails to Prove His Case
By Emily Bazelon

New York Times (Opinion) Family Separations Split the G.O.P.
By David Leonhardt

New York Times (Op-Ed) ‘If It Could Happen to Them, Why Can’t It Happen to Us?’
By Jeanine Cummins

New York Times (Op-Ed) The Dystopia Is Here
By Daniel A. Olivas

New York Times (LTE) The Outcry Over the Caged Children

Washington Post (Opinion) In Trump’s world, morality is for losers
By Anne Applebaum

Washington Post (Opinion) Will lightning strike twice in the South? Andrew Gillum campaigns in Trump country.
By Jonathan Capehart

Washington Post (Opinion) Republicans could finally be willing to stand up to Trump — to save their own skins
By Paul Waldman

Washington Post (Opinion) Republicans, your ‘regular order’ is out of order
By Dana Milbank

CNN (Op-Ed) I have known Kirstjen Nielsen for nearly 30 years. She should resign now
By Arick Wierson

CNN (Op-Ed) A stunning display of first ladies' enduring moral power
By Kate Andersen Brower

CNN (Op-Ed) On Juneteenth, let's commit to ending separation of parents and children at the border
By Steven Lubet

The Hill (Op-Ed) An alternative to Trump's family separation policy
By NOLAN RAPPAPORT

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump cannot blame policy of separating children on Obama
By TODD ROSENBLUM

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump’s midterm suicide plan: Make children cry and mothers mad
By BRENT BUDOWSKY

The Hill (Op-Ed) Webb: Honesty on immigration reform
By DAVID WEBB

NY Daily News (Op-Ed) An unholy separation policy: Stop pulling families apart now, says the bishop of Brooklyn
By BISHOP NICHOLAS DIMARZIO

Feminist Current (Op-Ed) If Justin Trudeau really cares about keeping refugee women and girls alive, his government needs to rescind the Safe Third Country Agreement
By Jaymie Heilman and Maria Walker

Local

Associated Press (California) California to defend immigration laws against Trump

Associated Press (Delaware) Delaware bill to help immigrant students with legal status

Politico (Florida) Miami-Dade schools chief swipes at Trump, says detained immigrant kids need to be educated
By MARC CAPUTO

Cincinnati Enquirer Sen. Portman calls Trump administration's family separation policy 'counter to our values'
By Marilyn Icsman

Cincinnati Enquirer How Ohioans can help children and families separated at the border
By Mark Curnutte

Cleveland.com What do Northeast Ohio Congress members say about separating kids from their parents at the border?
By Sabrina Eaton

NBC 4-i Ohio Sen. Portman joins growing uproar over Trump admin's 'no tolerance' policy

NBC 4-i Local girl recounts time spent in border processing center
By Dan Pearlman

NBC 4-i Central Ohioans rally in support of immigrant families

Fox 19 Ohio sheriff frustrated ICE powers not restored as immigration debate increases
By Jennifer Baker

WCPO Attorneys General Demand An End To Separation Of Immigrant Families
By Caitlin Baldwin

WVXU Gov. Kasich Speaks Out on Families Being Separated at the Border
By Mitch Felan

Associated Press (New York) Cuomo: State to sue feds over child separation policy

Syracuse.com Hundreds of protesters greet VP Pence as he arrives at Syracuse fundraiser
By Patrick Lohmann

NY Post (Editorial) Media hysteria isn’t helping break the immigration deadlock and other commentary

Sacramento Bee (Editorial) He’s why Trump separates families, cages kids. What did California do to Stephen Miller?

Toledo Blade (Editorial) Cruelty is not an immigration policy

Savannah Morning News (Editorial) Children off limits when it comes to political games