Daily Immigration News Clips – September 5, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on September 5, 2017


ABC Trump plans to phase out DACA, administration officials say
By Jonathan Karl, Veronica Stracqualursi, and Adam Kelsey

Washington Post Both sides gear up for political fight as Trump prepares to end immigration protections for 'dreamers'
By David Nakamura

USA Today DACA fix could 'overwhelm' Congress that has failed to devise an immigration solution
By Alan Gomez and Kevin Johnson

The Atlantic Trump Prepares to End DACA
By Priscilla Alvarez

WTXL 800,000 undocumented immigrants in America known as "DREAMers" may face an uncertain future
By Stephen Jiwanmall

Washington Times Trump faces DACA legal hurdles if he renews Dreamer amnesty

Associated Press More protests of Trump's plan to end DACA expected
By Astrid Galvan

Associated Press Trump to Congress: 'Get ready to do your job' on immigration
By Jill Colvin

New York Times On DACA, President Trump Has No Easy Path
By Glenn Thrush, Maggie Haberman, and Julie Davis

New York Times 'Dreamers' Find Allies in Trump's Business World
By Michael Corkery

New York Times Battered by Harvey, Immigrants in Houston Brace for a DACA Decision
By Julie Turkewitz

Washington Post Their lives were transformed by DACA. Here's what will happen if it disappears.
By Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post DACA's day of reckoning: White House protests on the day of Trump's decision
By Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post Universities fear what Trump policy shift could mean for immigrant 'dreamers'
By Nick Anderson

Washington Post Education leaders vow to keep helping 'Dreamers' even as Trump is expected to end program
By Valerie Strauss

Wall Street Journal Battle Shapes Up in Congress Over Fate of Immigration Program
By Laura Meckler and Michael C. Bender

Wall Street Journal Trump Expected to Lift Protections for Immigrant 'Dreamers' But Delay Move for Up to Six Months
By Laura Meckler

Politico Trump's DACA decision matrix

Politico What ending DACA will mean

NBC Congressional Republicans Signal Break With Trump Over DACA
By Andrew Rafferty

Politico Cuomo, A.G. promise lawsuit if DACA ends
By Jimmy Vielkind

The Hill Pelosi: Trump ending DACA a 'cruel act of political cowardice'
By Naomi Jagoda

The Hill States threaten to sue if Trump scraps DACA
By Jacqueline Thomsen

The Hill New York threatens to sue if Trump ends DACA
By Brandon Carter

The Hill Graham backs Trump ending DACA with 6-month delay
By Brandon Carter

The Hill Sen. Lankford on DACA: 'We as Americans do not hold children' accountable parents' actions
By Mallory Shelbourne

The Hill Dem senator to Republicans: 'Your moment has come' to save DACA
By Brandon Carter

The Hill DACA debate turns toward Congress as Trump readies decision
By Naomi Jagoda

KTTS EMT who performed rescues during Harvey among those who could be deported
By Justin Boggs

Associated Press 'Build the wall' takes back seat to rebuilding after Harvey
By Nomaan Merchant and Will Weissert

Washington Post 'If they deport all of us, who will rebuild?' Undocumented workers could be key to Texas recovery.
By Arelis R. Hernández and Aaron C. Davis

Washington Post Morning Mix A 'dreamer' dies trying to save Harvey victims, days before Trump plans to end DACA
By Samanthan Schmidt

Houston Chronicle Fearing deportation, immigrant flood victims make do on their own
By Lomi Kriel

Huffpost This Dreamer Died Saving Harvey Flood Victims. His Body Was Found The Day Reports Surfaced Trump Will Kill DACA
By Alexander C. Caufman

People Man Who Drowned Trying to Save Harvey Victims Benefited from the DACA Program Trump Wants to End
By Caitlin Keating

Slate When ICE Came for the Chaldeans
By Chris Gelardi

New York Times They Worked for America. Now These Afghans Face Violence and Poverty Here.
By James Estrin

Washington Post Everything Congress has to do in September, in one post
By Elise Viebeck

Los Angeles Times Where the border fence meets the sea, a strange beach scene contrasting the U.S. and Mexico
By Patrick J. McDonnell

The Hill Trump, Congress face packed September agenda
By Jordain Carney

New York Times (Op-Ed) What Do Dreamers Do Now?
By Rose Cuison Villazor

Washington Post (Opinion) How big business is trying to convince Congress to save the 'Dreamers' from Trump
By Tracy Jan

Washington Post (Opinion) The case for keeping DACA
By Iliya Somin

Washington Post (Opinion) A 2020 Democratic agenda is emerging
By Ed Rogers

Washington Post (Opinion) President Trump said he'd 'deal with DACA with heart.' It was a lie.
By Paul Waldman

Washington Post (Op-Ed) What about the 'dreamers' who serve us?
By Leon E. Panetta

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump missed the memo: the president is also comforter-in-chief
By Michael Purdy

Huffington Post (Op-Ed) Another Reason Trump Should Ignore Texas' DACA Deadline
By Thomas Saenz


Star Tribune (Minnesota) Stretched for workers, Minnesota businesses lament immigration pushback
By Jim Spencer and Jennifer Brooks

Madison.com Paul Ryan: Hurricane relief and border wall funding 'don't have to be exclusive'
By Lisa Speckhard Pasque

Reuters (New York) New York Vows to Sue Trump Over Immigrant Children Protections
By David Shepardson

Washington Post (Maryland) School year opens in Maryland with enrollment surge in Montgomery County
By Donna St. George

Rochester Democrat Family: Rochester man faces 'imminent' deportation by ICE
By Will Cleveland

Asbury Park Press (Editorial) Let DACA immigrants keep dreams alive

Pharos-Tribune (Editorial) Protect our vulnerable DREAMers

The Chattanoogan (LTE) The Troubling DACA Decision - And Response
By Alexander Ioannidis

Tap Into Westfield (LTE, New Jersey) Leonard Lance: Don't Fail to Protect Dreamers
By the Westfield 20/20 Immigration Subcommittee, Catherine Picker, Ellen Wolff