Daily Immigration News Clips – November 8, 2018

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


Politico Trump to make asylum changes as soon as Friday

Wall Street Journal Trump to Sign Immigration Directive Revamping Asylum System
By Vivian Salama

The Hill Trump to sign executive order revamping policy on asylum seekers: report

HuffPost Democratic Control In House Means Oversight Of Trump's Immigration Crackdown - Finally
By Elise Foley

CNN McConnell expresses little appetite for tackling immigration
By Suzanne Malveaux

Vox Jeff Sessions gave Trump the immigration crackdown he wanted
By Dara Lind

HuffPost Trump Boots Jeff Sessions, Architect Of His Cherished Immigration Crackdown
By Elise Foley and Roque Planas

Quartz Jeff Sessions's legacy on US immigration policy
By Ana Campoy

Yahoo Trump overestimated impact of anti-immigrant rhetoric on the midterms, exit polls show
By Caitlin Dickson

Politico Trump's immigration push may have stemmed GOP losses
By Ted Hesson

CNN Some high-profile immigration hardliners lost Tuesday. But exit polls show Americans are still split on the issue
By Catherine E. Shoichet

Associated Press Migrants in caravan shrug over US vote, eye change at home

Associated Press In Honduras, Most Returnees From Caravan Hope to Try Again

Associated Press Alabama Man Gets Jail After Pulling Gun at Immigration Rally

Reuters Jury Chosen for U.S. Trial of Mexico's 'El Chapo'

Reuters Pentagon Drops 'Faithful Patriot' Moniker for Mexico Border Mission

Reuters Trump Says Wants Border Wall Funding, Sees Possible DACA

Politico Trump preps for border wall fight with Dems

The Hill Pentagon drops 'Operation Faithful Patriot' as name of military mission at border

The Hill McConnell says he will push for border wall funding

Vox How to rethink our borders
By Dylan Matthews and Byrd Pinkerton

Associated Press 41 Latinos in Congress, 2 Races Still Undecided

Associated Press 27-Year-Old Houston Immigrant Elected County Leader in Upset

Reuters Victorious U.S. House Democrats Could Stymie Census Citizenship Query

New York Times How the House Fell: Republican Chaos and Democratic Focus
By Alexander Burns and Jonathan Martin

NBC News Latino, minority voters helped drive Democrats' gains in U.S. House, experts say
By Suzanne Gamboa

USA Today What Democratic takeover of House means for Trump's immigration agenda
By Alan Gomez

USA Today Asian, Muslim and Latino immigrants across U.S. helped Trump and GOP win
By Rick Jervis

Vox The midterm elections revealed that America is in a cold civil war
By Zack Beauchamp

New York Times (Opinion) The Polarizer-in-Chief Meets the Midterms
By Thomas B. Edsall

Washington Post (Opinion) Three of the biggest Trump fables died last night
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion) He is Muslim and an immigrant. Does he regret voting for Trump, or will he do it again?
By Theresa Vargas

Washington Post (Opinion) Yes, it was a wave. Here are all the other ways progressives won.
By Paul Waldman

The Hill (Op-Ed) Citizen with an asterisk

The Atlantic (Opinion) Tuesday Showed the Drawbacks of Trump's Electoral Bargain

The Atlantic (Opinion) America's Problem Isn't Tribalism-It's Racism
By Adam Serwer

Teen Vogue (Op-Ed) I Voted in the 2018 Midterm Elections Because Undocumented People and Many Immigrants Cannot
By Araceli Cruz

The Hill Most countries agree with Trump about birthright citizenship
By Nolan Rappaport


Chicago Sun Times Newly-elected officials promise to champion immigration reform
By Manny Ramos

Seattle Times 700 people have been helped by immigrant legal-defense network funded by Seattle and King County
By Daniel Beekman

Las Vegas Review Journal 7 reasons why Barbara Cegavske survived Nevada's blue wave
By Bill Dentzer

Alexandria Gazette Democrats Seize Control of Northern Virginia
By Michael Lee Pope

Centre View Democrats Seize Control of Northern Virginia
By Michael Lee Pope

AZ Central (Opinion) What Latino vote? The promised surge from Hispanics hasn't happened yet
By Elvia Díaz