Daily Immigration News Clips – August 31, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 31, 2017


Guardian Federal judge blocks Texas ban on sanctuary cities in blow for Trump
By Tom Dart

Reuters Judge Halts Parts of Texas Law That Would Punish 'Sanctuary Cities'
By Alex Dobuzinskis

New York Times Federal Judge Blocks Texas' Ban on 'Sanctuary Cities'
By Manny Fernandez

Washington Post Federal judge blocks Texas' harsh anti-sanctuary law
By Maria Sacchetti

Politico Federal judge blocks Texas immigration law
By Ted Hesson

NPR Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks SB4, Texas Law Targeting Sanctuary Cities
By Richard Gonzalez

The Hill Houston mayor tweets praise after judge blocks sanctuary city law
By John Bowden

Texas Tribune Federal judge temporarily blocks implementation of 'sanctuary cities' law
By Julian Aguilar

Bloomberg BNA Immigration Agency May Be Expanding Anti-Fraud Program
By Laura Francis

Associated Press A torn Trump still weighing fate of young immigrants
By Jill Colvin

NBC Poll: Most Oppose Trump's Pardon for Ex-Sheriff Arpaio, Booting 'Dreamers'
By Adam Edelman

USA Today 1,850 U.S. leaders to Trump: Don't kill DREAMer protection program
By Alan Gomez

Boston Globe Undocumented students face uncertain future
By Dierdre Fernandes

TIME Undocumented Youths Are Sharing Their Stories Online in Protest
By Maya Rhodan

PRI While Trump considers ending DACA, immigrant advocates say don't panic - prepare
By Tania Karas

Vox The resistance is ready for its next big fight with Trump
By Dara Lind

Newsweek DACA by the Numbers: 15 Facts About the Youth Immigration Program Trump Could Soon Shut Down
By Julia Glum

KUOW 'A stalemate of stress,' as Dreamers wait on decision
By Liz Jones

Mic.com How once-"fringe" anti-immigrant ideas have gone mainstream under Donald Trump
By Will Drabold

Mother Jones Trump Looks Likely to End Protections for Dreamers. Here's What Would Happen Next.
By Noah Lanard

National Catholic Reporter Catholic leaders get personal over threat to DACA
By Dan Stockman

Reuters How Trump's Immigration Crackdown Could Slow Flood-Hit Houston's Efforts to Rebuild

Washington Post In Houston, acts of hospitality set off a chain reaction of goodwill
By Maria Sacchetti and Rachel Siegel

Huffpost How Houston's Refugees Are Facing Harvey - And Giving Back To The City That Took Them In
By Elise Foley and Jessica Schulberg

The Hill Feds warn Houston residents about people impersonating ICE officials
By Max Greenwood

Washington Post Joe Arpaio has been pardoned. But will a judge dismiss the verdict against him?
By Matt Zapotosky

Politico Christie: I wouldn't have pardoned Arpaio
By Louis Nelson

The Hill House panel rejects request to probe Arpaio pardon
By John Bowden

Associated Press The Latest: DOJ: Philadelphia doing disservice to citizens

Associated Press Philadelphia latest city to sue on sanctuary conditions
By Errin Haines Whack

The Hill Philadelphia sues Sessions over sanctuary city ban
By Reid Wilson

Washington Post Did Ralph Northam cast the deciding vote to allow sanctuary cities in Virginia?
By Fenit Nirrapil

Associated Press In Trump, local law enforcement sees a steadfast ally
By Sadie Gurman

Reuters Trump Attacking Freedom of the Press: U.N. Rights Boss
By Stephanie Nebehay

Washington Post Trump's attacks on press 'could amount to incitement,' U.N. human rights chief says
By Max Bearak

Washington Post 'We are not willing to risk anyone's safety': In wake of Charlottesville, UNC denies white nationalist's request
By Susan Svluga

Washington Post (Editorial) Will the divider in chief strike again?

Bloomberg (Editorial) What Donald Trump Owes the Dreamers

Miami Herald (Editorial) Come to DACA's defense, Mr. Trump

Arizona Republic (Editorial) Is Donald Trump man enough to save DACA?

New York Times (Opinion) Trump Raises an Army
By Charles M. Blow

New York Times (Opinion) Eclipsing Dreams of Better Lives
By Linda Greenhouse

Washington Post (Opinion) Ed Gillespie goes off the deep end, increases GOP's unacceptability in Virginia
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Legal challenge to Arpaio pardon begins
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) How Hurricane Harvey may wash away Trump's idiotic border wall dream
By Paul Waldman

Washington Post (Opinion) Today you will hear the death rattle of Trump's economic populism
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Op-Ed) 'Dreamers' took a big risk by registering with the government. Now, their trust may lead to their deportation.
By Vivek Wadhwa

US News & World Report (Opinion) The GOP's DACA Disgrace
By John Stoehr

The Hill (Op-Ed) Community empowerment, not walls, will prevent Zika
By Kacey C. Ernst


Miami Herald Miami leaders line up to support 'Dreamers' and ask Trump to do the same
By Alex Harris and Kyra Gurney

SF Chronicle (California) Crackdown on H-1B visas leaves lowest-paid applicants hanging
By Trisha Thadani

Associated Press (California) Prosecutors: Workers rescued from forced labor in California

Los Angeles Daily News As Trump's DACA deadline looms, LA 'DREAMers' fear the worst, but find support
By Brenda Gazzar

KFI AM Democratic Senator Kamala Harris Hosts Roundtable with DACA Recipients

Arizona Republic As Trump weighs fate of DACA, 'dreamer' vows: 'We're not going down without a fight'
By Dianna M. Nanez

Arizona Republic Here's why Arizona 'dreamers' say Trump should keep DACA
By Daniel Gonzalez

Indiana Daily News Mayor Hamilton signs letter in support of DACA recipients

ABC 7 Activists hold events across Southland to raise awareness for DACA recipients
By Chelsea Edwards

The Jesuit Review Miami archbishop: If Arpaio gets amnesty, why not undocumented immigrants?
By Michael O'Loughlin

Newsday Immigrant advocates protest man's deportation after traffic stop
By Victor Manuel Ramos

Tallahassee Democrat Rudy Blanco comes home after deportation scare
By Jeff Burlew

New York Daily News Union, pols, family rally in Manhattan to free Guatemalan immigrant set for deportation
By Ginger Adams Otis

ABC 7 Immigration advocates rally for Long Island man deported after traffic stop
By NJ Burkett

The Monitor (Editorial) EDITORIAL: Having the 'moral courage' to continue DACA

Deseret News (Op-Ed) Why I support the DREAM Act
By Pamela Portocarrero

NJ.com (Op-Ed) Trump and immigration: Separating truth from fiction | Opinion
By Harlan York

Charlotte Observer (Op-Ed) Revoking DACA hurts Dreamers like me
By Yazmin Garcia Rico