Daily Immigration News Clips – March 8, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 8, 2018


The Washington Post Advocates say Sessions's decision to toss rule on asylum hearings endangers thousands
By Antonio Olivio

AP Lawsuit against California mirrors Arizona immigration fight
By Sudhin Thanawala

AP Trump administration escalates California immigration feud
By Don Thompson and Elliot Spagat

New York Times In Immigration Speech, Jeff Sessions Scolds California: 'We Have a Problem'
By Thomas Fuller and Vivian Yee

New York Times Sessions Targets California Immigrants Using a Ruling That Protected Them
By Adam Liptak

Wall Street Journal Justice Department Sues California Over 'Sanctuary' Immigration Laws
By Laura Meckler and Alicia A. Caldwell

The Washington Post Why the Trump administration's 'sanctuary cities' lawsuit against California could backfire
By Amber Phillips

The Washington Post 'There is no secession': Sessions blasts California for 'sanctuary' policies, says he will use his power to stop them
By Matt Zapotosky and Ed O'Keefe

Politico Sessions lashes out at California officials for resisting immigration orders
By Carla Marinucci

CNN Jeff Sessions takes immigration fight to California, announces lawsuit
By Tal Kopan

CNN Trump vs. California, again and again and again
By Z. Byron Wolf

The Hill Sessions to California: 'There is no secession'
By Brett Samuels

The Hill California lieutenant governor: I take Sessions' criticism 'as a huge compliment'
By Brett Samuels

Vox Jeff Sessions's lawsuit against California's "sanctuary" laws, explained
By Dara Lind

Los Angeles Times Trump's immigration war with California has reached a fever pitch
By Alene Tchekmedyian and Shelby Grad

SF Gate Protesters greet Jeff Sessions ahead of immigration speech in Sacramento
By Sarah Ravani and Sophie Halgney

Reuters Mexico says progress needed before president meets Trump
By Dave Graham and Frank Jack Daniel

Wall Street Journal Kushner to Meet With Mexican President During Trip
By Rebecca Ballhaus

The Washington Post Kushner meets with top officials in Mexico amid strained relations
By Joshua Partlow

CNN Kushner heads to Mexico following Trump-Peña Nieto dispute
By Jim Acosta

AP Republican lawmaker pushes for vote on immigrant bill

The Washington Post 'The whole system is guilty': Frustration mounts as Trump, Democrats play blame game on immigration
By David Nakumara and Seung Min Kim

The Washington Post Democrats press DHS to speed up DACA renewals
By Ed O'Keefe

The Hill Homeland Security: DACA recipients are not a target group for arrest
By John Bowden

Roll Call 'Go Push Those Democrats' on DACA, Trump Tells Latino Group
By John T. Bennett

ABC News President Trump to Latino conference: Democrats 'nowhere to be found' on DACA
By Alexander Mallin

CBS News Trump on finding a DACA fix: "We're ready, willing and able"

CNBC Immigration officials will keep processing DACA renewals because of court injunctions
By Dan Mangan

Talking Points Memo Trump Tells Latino Coalition That DACA Bill's Failure Is All Dems' Fault
By Caitlin MacNeal

Washington Free Beacon DHS: DACA Recipients Still Not Targets for Deportation
By Charles Fain Lehman

Daily Mail Fighting for a green card: Boxers find themselves on the front lines of America's battle over immigration
By Alex Raskin

People Chica French Montana Writes Eye-Opening Op-Ed on Behalf of Dreamers and His 'We Are the Dream' Campaign

The Hill Haiti hires PR firm after WH 's---hole' controversy
By Megan R. Wilson

The Hill ICE releases asylum-seeking mother held for months separated from daughter
By Luis Sanchez

By Massoud Hayoun

Reuters DOJ wants to change the constitutional conversation in sanctuary cities cases
By Alison Frankel

Reuters U.N. rights chief attacks EU and U.S. over migrants and Dreamers

The Hill Kushner travelling to Mexico amid tensions
By John Bowden

Axios Univision CEO to retire amid cancelled IPO plans
By Sara Fischer

Washington Times Trump to inspect border wall designs in first visit to California as president
By Dave Boyer

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) What's really pushing politics to the right? Immigration.
By Fareed Zakaria

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) I hope Democrats defend sanctuary cities. It's bad policy, and it'll cost them.
By Ed Rogers

The Hill (Op-Ed) I spent a decade in immigration detention
By Sylvester Owino

The Hill (Op-Ed) Restricting legal immigration to America won't help our economy
By Jacqueline Varas

The Hill (Op-Ed) Congress is doing the DACA deadline dance
By Thomas Binion

Elle (Opinion) The Costume Immigrants Wear
By Karla Cornejo Villavicencio


AP (Kansas) Immigrants say working at Kansas ranch was 'like slavery'
By Roxana Hegeman

AP (Maryland) City considers lawyers for immigrants facing deportation

Los Angeles Times (California) California Dream Act applications bounce back
By Joy Resmovits

CT Post (Connecticut) State watching Trump immigration suit against California
By Bill Cummings

GOOD Detroit's Iraqi Christians Voted For Trump Then Faced Deportation
By Maia Asshaq

The Journal Former Webster University student detained by ICE, threatened with deportation
By Andrew McMunn

NBC 10 Block Island man detained by immigration

WTHR Indiana family faces deportation dilemma
By Kim Shine

Town Topics DACA Deadline Passes, DREAMers in Limbo; Local Groups Seek to Support Immigrants
By Donald Gilpin

Sacramento Bee (Editorial) Go ahead, Mr. President. Bring it on

TribTalk (Op-Ed) Sen. Cornyn should support immigration compromise
By Charles Foster