Daily Immigration News Clips – January 14, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 14, 2020.


BuzzFeed Immigration "Tent Courts" Aren't Allowing Full Public Access, Attorneys Say
By Adolfo Flores

The Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Makes Supreme Court Appeal on Immigration Plan
By Brent Kendall

CNN Trump asks Supreme Court to allow public charge rule to go into effect
By Ariane de Vogue, Geneva Sands, Priscilla Alvarez and Paul LeBlanc

Associated Press Judge refuses to second-guess family separations at border
By Elliot Spagat

The Hill Judge rules in favor of administration on family separations at border
By Justine Coleman

CBS Court refuses to further restrict administration's power to separate migrant families
By Camilo Montoya-Galvez

The Washington Post The U.S. is putting asylum seekers on planes to Guatemala — often without telling them where they’re going
By Kevin Sieff

Vox Trump says most asylum seekers don’t show up for their court hearings. A new study says 99% do.
By Nicole Narea

The New York Times Trump Plans to Divert Additional $7.2 Billion From Military to Wall
By Maggie Haberman and Zolan Kanno-Youngs

The Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Plans to Shift Additional $7.2 Billion for Border Wall
By Michelle Hackman

The Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Celebrates Wall Construction, but Invisible Barriers Have Shown Greater Impact
By Michelle Hackman

Associated Press Trial opens in suit over Border Patrol detention conditions
By Astrid Galvan

Reuters Guatemala's New President Takes Office Under U.S. Pressure on Asylum
By Jeff Abbott, Sofia Menchu and Tom Brown

The New York Times Writing About the Border Crisis, Hoping to Break Down Walls
By Alexandra Alter

The Washington Post Five questions about Trump’s company in 2020
By David A. Fahrenthold, Joshua Partlow and Jonathan O'Connell

The Hill Lawmakers to call on ICE to release all transgender detainees
By Olivia Beavers

USA Today Bull Riders and Border Patrol Team Up

Associated Press Democrats Set to Clash in Final Debate Before Iowa Caucuses

Associated Press Trump's Milwaukee Rally Kicks Off Election Year in Wisconsin

Associated Press Dole endorses western Kansas congressman in US Senate race
By John Hanna

Associated Press Trump's Faithful: 2020 Tests His Ties to White Evangelicals

The Wall Street Journal Roger Marshall Tries to Build GOP Support in Kansas Senate Race
By Lindsay Wise and Catherine Lucey

The Wall Street Journal Cory Booker Drops Out of Presidential Race
By Sabrina Siddiqui

The Washington Post Pompeo is out. Now Democrats see an opportunity for Kansas Senate seat.
By Annie Gowen

Politico Trump looks to reward conservative Catholics for their loyalty
By Gabby Orr

The Hill Latino group launches committee to defeat Trump in 2020
By Rebecca Klar

HuffPost The ACLU Is Telling Voters Joe Biden Hasn’t Taken Stances On Key Issues
By Kevin Robillard

NBC DFW Mike Bloomberg Says He Can Win Texas, Talks Election, Immigration
By Julie Fine

Al Dia Biden doesn't seem to have a concrete answer for Latinos
By Yamily Habib

Forbes (Opinion) New Data: Legal Immigration Has Declined Under Trump
By Stuart Anderson

The Washington Post (Opinion) Democrats seem to be mistaking progress for prejudice
By Matt Bai

The Washington Post (Opinion) Sanders falters when asked tough questions
By Jennifer Rubin

The Washington Post (Opinion) She moved to Texas for safety. Now the state wants to keep out refugees like her.
By Catherine Rampell

Bloomberg (Opinion) Why Hostility to Immigration Runs So Deep
By Noah Smith

The Hill (Op-ed) How 'America First' policies put US citizens last
By Emma Winters

HuffPost (Op-ed) I’m In Love With An Undocumented Immigrant And We Are Living In Constant Terror
By Anonymous


Commonwealth Magazine Boston immigration court approved 58% of asylum requests

Houston Public Media Houston Restaurants Turn To Immigrants Amidst Worker Shortage

KUER Data Show Increases In Decisions, Denials Of Asylum Cases In Utah Immigration Court

The New York Times (New York) Subway Arrests Investigated Over Claims People of Color Are Targeted
By Ashley Southall

New York Daily News (New York) ICE ignoring courthouse guidelines to make arrests: report
By Leonard Greene

The Washington Post (Utah) ‘We’re not sure how it got through’: Utah investigates whether to recall a driver’s ‘DEPORTM’ vanity license plate
By Timothy Bella

CNN (Texas) Every Catholic bishop in Texas is slamming Gov. Abbott's decision to bar refugees
By Daniel Burke

CNN (California) Los Angeles mayor wants to double Latino representation in Hollywood in the next 10 years
By Christina Maxouris

San Diego Union-Tribune (California) San Diego migrant shelter finds more permanent home

Miami Herald (Florida) Homestead may be reopening to house minors, feds say. If so, who will land the contract?
By Monique O. Madan

Miami Herald (Florida) Is your immigration case taking too long? Your congressional representative can step in
By Lautaro Grinspan