Daily Immigration News Clips – August 23, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 23, 2017


Huffpost Democrats Nix Idea Of Trading Dreamers' Protections For Border Wall, More Deportations
By Elise Foley

New York Magazine Could Trump Hold Dreamers Hostage for Border-Wall Funding?
By Ed Kilgore

Salon Donald Trump is using Dreamers as a bargaining chip for funding a border wall
By Charlie May

Washington Times President Trump to tout border security success as humanitarian victory
By Stephen Dinan

Associated Press Protests turn unruly after Trump's Phoenix speech
By Jacques Billeaud and Clarice Silber

Associated Press Trump revisits his Charlottesville comments in angry speech
By Julie Bykowics

Reuters Trump Unshackled: President Defends Charlottesville Response at Raucous Rally
By Ayesha Rascoe

Washington Post Trump threatens shutdown, suggests controversial pardon at Arizona rally
By John Wagner, Jenna Johnson and Danielle Paquette

Washington Post Trump to inspect Predator drone, meet with Marines at Yuma, Ariz., border station ahead of rally
By David Nakamura

Los Angeles Times Trump heads to Arizona to tout immigration crackdown and rally supporters
By Brian Bennett

The Hill Trump unloads in defense of his Charlottesville response at Phoenix rally
By Jonathan Easley

The Hill Arpaio: 'No idea' if Trump will pardon me
By Rebecca Savransky

Huffpost Trump Pardon Of Joe Arpaio Would Be A 'Bull Horn' Calling All Racists, Critics Say
By Elise Foley and Ryan J. Reilly

Vox Trump's potential pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio, explained
By Dara Lind

NPR Trump Heads To Arizona To Push Border Wall Funding, Rally Supporters
By Tamara Keith

New York Times Trump Will Meet Border Patrol Officials Before Rally in Arizona
By Maggie Haberman

Politico Trump to tout border wall - well, fence - in Yuma visit
By Ted Hesson

Bloomberg Trump to Visit Border Agents in Arizona, Call for Wall Funding
By Toluse Olorunnipa

The Hill Dems slam Trump over 'empty promises' on border wall
By Rafael Bernal

Associated Press Los Angeles wants in on suit over Trump sanctuary conditions

Reuters Los Angeles Seeks to Join Lawsuit Over U.S. Sanctuary Policies
By Dan Levine

Los Angeles Times L.A. sues Trump administration over threats to withhold anti-crime funds for 'sanctuary' cities
By Joel Rubin

The Hill LA files to join California's sanctuary city lawsuit against DOJ
By Jacqueline Thomsen

New York Times Far from Winner's Circle, Saratoga Track Workers Fear Deportation
By Corey Kilgannon

NPR Fact Check: What Has President Trump Done To Fight Illegal Immigration?
By Joel Rose

NBC 4 Protected 'Dreamer' Sues US Following Deportation to Mexico

Pix 11 Manhattan community supports Guatemalan mother of 3 facing deportation
By Ayana Harry

Associated Press Judge: Racism behind Arizona ban on Mexican-American studies
By Astrid Galvan

Associated Press No guarantee of residence for migrants fleeing US for Canada
By Patrick Lejtenyi and Rob Gillies

Associated Press Authorities eye immigration status of children found at sect
By Russell Contreras and Morgan Lee

Associated Press Civil War lessons often depend on where the classroom is
By Will Weissert

Associated Press 103-year-old Cambodian woman becomes US citizen
By Robert Jabon

New York Times How Many Americans Would Pass an Immigration Test Endorsed by Trump?
By Quoctrung Bui

The Hill Breitbart goes after Trump
By Jonathan Easley

The Hill Haley says she had 'personal conversation' with Trump about Charlottesville
By Rebecca Savransky

Quartz Mexican tourists are skipping Trump's America
By Ana Campoy and David Yanosky

USA Today (Editorial) Joe Arpaio doesn't deserve a pardon

Daily Courier (Editorial) No pardon for Arpaio

New York Times (Op-Ed) Why More Migrants Are Dying in the Sahara
By Joe Penney

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump has destroyed his own legitimacy
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Bannon is already going to war - on Trump
By Dana Milbank

Washington Post (Opinion) As Trump ranted and rambled in Phoenix, his crowd slowly thinned
By Jenna Johnson

Washington Post (Opinion) The Daily 202: Trump's penchant for revisionist history on display during Arizona rally
By James Hohmann

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump is stepping into a political 'powder keg' in Arizona
By Amber Phillips

Washington Post (Opinion) What you need to know about former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio's record on illegal immigration
By Michelle Ye Hee Lee

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump returns to Phoenix, the place his campaign truly began
By Philip Bump

Washington Post (Opinion) The Trump White House's ugly new strategy: Use Dreamers as a 'bargaining chip'
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion) What else Trump could change now that he sits 'behind the desk'
By Jennifer Rubin

Wall Street Journal (Opinion) Sanctuary City Constitutional Battles
By Allysia Finley

The Hill (Op-Ed) Feds should focus less on fixing immigrants and more on fixing the law
By Abigail Hall and Michael Coon

The Hill (Opinion) The Memo: Seven takeaways from Trump's Arizona speech
By Niall Stanage

New Republic (Opinion) Trump is going to try to use Dreamers as a bargaining chip to push through horrible immigration policies
By Clio Chang

Al Dia (Op-Ed) DACA Opponents Are American Dream Killers
By Linn Washington Jr.


Corridor News San Marcos City Council Votes On Joining SB4 Lawsuit

KXAN San Marcos votes to file brief in SB4 legal battle
By Patrick Tolbert and Lauren Lanmon

Associated Press (Kansas) Uncounted Kansas ballots fuel fears about Kobach's proposals
By Roxanna Hegeman

Associated Press (Illinois) Spokeswoman: Illinois Governor Will Sign Immigration Bill

Washington Post (Texas) A Texas cop needed to fund his political campaign. So he took a side gig with drug cartels, feds say.
By Kyle Swenson

Chicago Sun Times (Illinois) Rauner to sign immigration bill - sparking anger on right
By Tina Sfondeles

WTTW (Illinois) Rauner Spokeswoman Confirms Governor to Sign Immigration Bill
By Brandis Friedman