Daily Immigration News Clips – August 30, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 30, 2017


MLive One immigrant's story of life under DACA
By Monica Scott

CNN Trump's DACA decision looms
By Tal Kopan

NBC Sen. Dean Heller Distances Himself From Trump on Arpaio, DACA and Border Wall
By Leigh Ann Caldwell

Politico Trump at war with himself over 'Dreamers'
By Andrew Restuccia and Eliana Johnson

USA Today 1,300 Catholic Educators to Trump: Preserve DACA
By Lauren Camera

Talking Points Memo GOP Rep. King Defends Arpaio, Says DACA Recipients Should Turn In Parents
By Matt Shuham

The Hill GOP lawmaker seeks to keep DACA intact through spending package
By Cristina Marcos

VICE 700,000 people could lose their jobs if Trump ends DACA
By Joshua Marcus

NBC 4 5-Day 'Rise Up 4 DACA' Demonstrations Begin

Washington Post Hispanic leaders in Congress call end of protection program for Central American minors 'morally indefensible'
By David Nakamura

Los Angeles Times 'What universe does that come from?' Judges criticize travel ban weeks before it heads to Supreme Court
By Jaweed Kaleem

Wall Street Journal Appeals Court Hears Arguments on Enforcement of Trump's Travel Ban
By Joe Palazzolo

Associated Press Hearing set in bid to void critical ruling in Arpaio's case

PolitiFact Arpaio falsely ties conviction to Obama administration
By Jon Greenberg

The Hill Trevor Noah on Arpaio pardon: Trump 'sure has a lot of racist friends'
By Robin Eberhardt

New York Times An Uneasy Time for Immigrants in Texas. Then the Rains Came.
By Simon Romero and Miriam Jordan

Associated Press Trump offers flag-waving optimism in visit to Harvey's path
By Ken Thomas and Darlene Superville

Associated Press Houston police chief blunt and emotional during Harvey
By Michael Graczyk

Wall Street Journal As Harvey Rocks Houston, a Former FEMA Head Weighs In
By Joshua Jamerson

Wall Street Journal With Its Economic Heft, Houston Is Equipped to Recover From Harvey
By Christopher M. Matthews

The Hill Trump praises crowd size while touring Harvey damage
By Josh Delk

The Hill Harvey damage adds urgency to flood insurance debate
By Sylan Lane

The Hill Trump vows vigorous response after viewing Harvey's devastation
By Jonathan Easley

The Hill Congress waiting on damage estimate for Harvey
By Alexander Bolton

The Hill Houston: We won't check immigration status at shelters
By Jacqueline Thomsen

The Independent Hurricane Harvey: Texas' biggest church 'closes doors' during Hurricane Harvey
By Lydia Smith

New York Times Trump Republicans Invigorate, and Complicate, Party's Fight for Senate
By Sheryl Gay Stolberg

Politico Poll: Most Republicans want Trump to listen more to experienced members of GOP
By Madeline Conway

Los Angeles Times (Editorial) Ending DACA would upend the dreams of a generation of immigrants without fixing a thing

Sun Sentinel (Editorial) Don't let DREAMers be political pawns | Editorial

Kansas City Star (Editorial) What Kansas can teach Donald Trump about educating immigrants

Washington Post (Opinion) Out of curiosity, President Trump, which of these 360-plus positions aren't worth filling?
By Philip Bump

Washington Post (Opinion) Was former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal conviction an Obama 'political witch hunt'?
By Michelle Ye Hee Lee

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's news conference reveals his moral vacuity
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Will Hurricane Harvey prompt a Trump 'reset'? His megalomania probably won't allow it.
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Joe Arpaio and President Trump say Arpaio was treated unfairly. That's not true.
By Andrew Case

Wall Street Journal (Opinion) The Arpaio Pardon: Ugly but Constitutional
By William A. Galston

Rolling Stone (Opinion) Why Trump's Arpaio Pardon Is So Terrifying
By Bridgette Dunlap

The Hill (Op-Ed) Welcome to the USA, kid
By Raoul Lowery Contreras

Huffpost (Op-Ed) Why Trump Should Ignore September 5 Texas "Deadline" on DACA
By Thomas A. SAenz

Vox (Op-Ed) DREAMers like me have flourished under DACA. Trump might take it all away.
By Juan Escalante


Asbury Press ICE arrests continue along the Jersey Shore
By Steph Solis

Denver Post Denver elevates immigration stance: no asking about status, but limited info-sharing includes jail release notifications
By Jon Murray

Denverite How Denver is limiting its cooperation with immigration officials
By Erica Meltzer

WMFE Central Florida Lawmakers and Young Immigrants Share a Meal
By Nicole Darden

Miami Herald South Florida immigrants fear possible end of DACA protection
By Glenn Garvin, Brenda Medina, and Alex Harris

CBS Los Angeles Senator Harris Pledges To Defend DACA In Face Of Trump Administration

Mercury News As Trump weighs future of DACA, Dreamers fear the end is near
By Tatiana Sanchez

Associated Press (Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania Rep. Barletta set for Senate run against Casey
By Michael Rubinkam

Washington Post (Illinois) Illinois sues to force police reform in Chicago, accusing Trump administration of dropping the ball
By Matt Zapotosky

Washington Post (Virginia) Virginia attorney general election campaign heats up with pre-Labor Day attack ad
By Patricia Sullivan

Wall Street Journal (Illinois) Illinois to Form Consent Decree for Police Revamp in Chicago
By Shibani Mahtani

The Hill (Pennsylvania) Top Trump ally announces Senate run in Pennsylvania
By Rebecca Savransky

The Hill (Alabama) Poll: Moore holds narrow lead over Strange in Ala. primary
By Ben Kamisar

The Hill (Alabama) Bannon breaks with Trump, backs Moore in Alabama Senate race: report
By Mallory Shelbourne

Arizona Star (Op-Ed) Mo Goldman: Now's the time for Rep. McSally to stand up for Dreamers
By Mo Goldman

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 17083037.