Daily Immigration News Clips – September 27, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on September 27, 2018.

National

New York Times Dozens of Doctors Who Screen Immigrants Have Record of 'Egregious Infractions,' Report Says
By Mihir Zaveri

Christian Science Monitor They aided US troops at war. Some found safety here. Why are others left behind?
By Martin Kuz

Washington Post Not all immigrants face backlash, and not all natives support it. Here are the exceptions on both sides.
By Andrew Van Dam

Politico Trump says he'll avert government shutdown

Miami Herald Trump promised to end it, but the visa lottery will still raffle off 50,000 green cards
By DANIEL SHOER ROTH

MarketWatch Immigrants could be required to show credit scores if they want to stay in the U.S.
By ALESSANDRA MALITO

WBUR Changing Rules On Refugees

News India New DHS 'public charge' rules raise stakes for immigrants from India
By Ela Dutt

The Nation Trump's Latest Assault on Immigrants Shreds a Half-Century of Reforms
By Sasha Abramsky

Forbes Trump's Latest Immigration Curbs Threaten Older Adults Who Need Personal Care
By Howard Gleckman

CityLab Why Blocking Poor Immigrants Could Be Very Costly
By Tanvi Misra

Politico House Republicans pass symbolic measure against non-citizen voting
By Ted Hesson

The Hill House passes resolution blasting cities that allow noncitizen voting in certain elections
By JULIEGRACE BRUFKE

AL Dia Kirstjen Nielsen officially approved family separation
By Yamily Habib

The Hill Federal judge asks whether Trump's 'America First' agenda is being used to camouflage racial animus
By Aris Folley

CBS Federal judge cites Trump's alleged "sh*thole countries" remark

Austin Chronicle Bus Stops and Court Benches
By MARTÍN STEINHAGEN

Associated Press Immigration Officers Arrest 98 in Texas, Oklahoma Operation

NPR Funding The Immigration Crackdown At An 'Unsustainable Rate'
By JOHN BURNETT

Sacramento Bee He says ICE beat him to force him to be an informant, or be deported. He wants $750,000
By ANITA CHABRIA

Mother Jones ICE Is Giving More Local Cops the Powers of Immigration Agents. It's Been a Disaster.
By MADISON PAULY

Washington Post GOP campaigns ditch tax law and focus on immigration, crime ahead of midterm elections
By Erica Werner and Damian Paletta

Associated Press Texas police questioned man days before California killings
By Christopher Weber and Elliot Spagat?

Washington Post (Op-Ed) The shadowy network shaping Trump's anti-immigration policies
By Carly Goodman

The Hill (Op-Ed) US has an ace up its sleeve in the great race with China: immigration
By JAMIE METZL

Bloomberg (Opinion) Trump Is Coming for Green Card Holders
By Noah Smith

CNN (Op-Ed) How America got to this place
By Mark Corallo

Newsweek (Op-Ed) TRUMP'S DEADLINE TO REUNITE FAMILIES PASSED. WHY ARE SO MANY TERRIFIED CHILDREN STILL ALONE?
JESS MORALES ROCKETTO

Local

Star Tribune Head of Minneapolis' new immigrants and refugees office embraces challenge
By Mukhtar M. Ibrahim

Desert Sun After family separation at border, Guatemalan teen's mental health collapsed during 11-month detention

Lohud Immigrant family that sought sanctuary in church is going home... to Ossining
By Jorge Fitz-Gibbon

News on 6 Immigration & Customs Enforcement Arrests 11 People In Tulsa, OKC
By Tess Maune

KTLA 150 Undocumented Immigrants, Most of Them With Criminal Records, Arrested Across SoCal in 3-Day Operation: ICE
By STEVE GANEY AND ERIKA MARTIN

Texas Tribune In age of Trump, Republican U.S. Rep. Will Hurd's independence again on the ballot in 23rd District
By PATRICK SVITEK

Associated Press (Arizona) Arizona City Ends Contract for Immigrant Detention Center

Associated Press (Minnesota) Minnesota Contractor Accused of Labor Trafficking

Dallas Morning News (Texas) Ex-ICE chief says #AbolishICE groups should rethink goals
By Dianne Solis

LA Times (Editorial) Why do we let border agents run checkpoints 100 miles from the border?

Boston Globe (Editorial) Anti-immigrant plan threatens health care in Massachusetts

West Virginia Daily Mail (Editorial) Fact is, West Virginia needs legal immigrants

Houston Chronicle (Op-Ed) Trump's GOP is running hard on the politics of fear
By Sasha Abramsky

Akron Beacon Journal (Op-Ed) Deny immigrants public benefits, and children will suffer
By Kathleen Page

Wisconsin State Journal (Op-Ed) ICE arrest sounded like Gestapo tactics
By Dawn Berney