Daily Immigration News Clips – July 31, 2017

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


Associated Press New chief of staff takes over at White House come Monday
By Laurie Kellman

Associated Press New White House chief of staff is battle-toughened leader
By Laurie Kellman

Reuters Factbox: Priebus the Latest Official to Leave Trump Administration

New York Times John Kelly, New Chief of Staff, Is Seen as Beacon of Discipline
By Ron Nixon and Michael D. Shear

Washington Post Trump names Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly as White House chief of staff, ousting Reince Priebus
By Philip Rucker, Abby Phillip, Robert Costa and Ashley Parker

Washington Post Trump enlists Kelly to enforce order, but can the 'zoo' be tamed?
By Philip Rucker, Robert Costa and Dan Balz

Washington Post In John Kelly, Trump gets a plain-spoken disciplinarian as his chief of staff
By Greg Jaffe and Andrew deGrandpre

Washington Post 'Another day of chaos at the White House': Washington responds to major shake-up at White House
By Alex Horton

Politico Priebus out as chief of staff, Gen. John Kelly to replace him

Politico Kelly's first task: Stabilize the West Wing

Politico What John Kelly has in store as the new White House chief of staff

The Hill House Democrat doubles down on calling Kelly 'extremist' over immigration
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Timeline: Trump's relationship with Priebus
By Max Greenwood

The Hill Kelly starts new White House gig Monday amid high hopes from Republicans

Buzzfeed John Kelly Leaves DHS As A Man Loathed By Immigration Advocates, But Now He Has Trump's Ear
By Adolfo Flores

San Antonio Express News Kelly expected to bring military order to the White House
By Bill Lambrecht

Washington Times 'No drama' Kelly joins White House in effort to control chaos, infighting, leaks
By Stephen Dinan and Dave Boyer

Associated Press Incoming Homeland Security secretary has served 3 presidents
By Elliot Spagat

Politico Kelly to bring DHS staffer to the White House
By Andrew Restuccia

Politico Who will replace Kelly at Homeland Security?

The Hill Meet the woman set to lead Homeland Security
By Melanie Zanona

The Hill Fox News host floats Sessions to replace Kelly at Homeland Security
By Joe Concha

Associated Press The Latest: Police issue statement after Trump remark

Associated Press Sessions hopes anti-gang effort will mend fences with Trump
By Sadie Gurman

Associated Press Trump appears to advocate rough police treatment of suspects
By Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville

Associated Press Sessions and Trump talk need to fight transnational gang
By Sadie Gurman

Associated Press Sharpton: Trump comments encourage police violence
By Verena Dobnik

Associated Press Trump appears to advocate rough police treatment of suspects
By Jill Colvin

Associated Press Lawyer says teenagers wrongly detained in gang crackdown
By Colleen Long and Frank Etelman

Associated Press Trump headed to Long Island to trumpet MS-13 crackdown
By Jill Colvin

New York Times Trump, on Long Island, Vows an End to Gang Violence
By Liz Robbins and Magge Haberman

New York Times Police Criticize Trump for Urging Officers Not to Be 'Too Nice' With Suspects
By Brian M. Rosenthal

Washington Post Trump tells police not to worry about injuring suspects during arrests
By Mark Berman

Washington Post On Long Island, Trump highlights violence from MS-13 gang to push Congress on immigration
By David Nakamura

Buzzfeed Trump Tells Authorities To Be Rough With Suspected Immigrant Gang Members
By Adolfo Flores

The Hill NYPD will not attend Trump speech on MS-13 gang in Long Island
By Josh Delk

FOX Is immigration crackdown the wrong strategy for MS-13?

Associated Press Delegation Says 10,000 Connecticut DACA Students at Risk

Washington Post Trump's Stance on DACA

Tampa Bay Times Trump vowed to end DACA. Tampa Bay immigrants worry he soon will
By Alex Leary

The Hill Momentum builds for bill to help 'Dreamers'
By Rafael Bernal

Associated Press Trump's travel ban keeps orphan kids from US foster families
By Ellen Knickmeyer

Washington Post Trump's travel ban is leaving these orphans stuck in refugee camps
By Justin Wm. Moyer

New York Times 'The Daily': A Day With I.C.E.
By Michael Barbaro

Broadly The Emotional Artwork of Children Whose Parents Were Deported
By Kimberly Lawson

Buzzfeed The Trump Administration Is Going After "Lowest Hanging Fruit" To Boost Deportations, Ex-ICE Director Says
By Adolfo Flores

Associated Press US Ag Secretary: Current Farm Visa Program 'Unworkable'

Associated Press For Sessions, being attorney general is chance to make mark
By Sadie Gurman

Associated Press Sessions intends to hold on to the job he loves
By Sadie Gurman

Reuters Stranded Yemenis, Thousands of Others Stand to Lose 'Golden Ticket' to U.S.
By Rozanna Latif

Reuters Mexico Rescues 147 Central American Migrants Headed for U.S.
By Anthony Esposito

New York Times Big Rigs, a Human Smuggling Mainstay, Often Become Rolling Traps
By Manny Fernandez, Nicholas Kulish, and Susan Anasagasti

New York Times Republicans Worry That White House Disarray Is Undermining Trump
By Alexander Burns and Michael D. Shear

New York Times Children's Books Missed These Immigrant Stories. So Students Wrote Them.
By David Gonzalez

Washington Post For Trump and Sessions, a warm beginning turned into an icy standoff
By Sari Horwitz and Robert Costa

Washington Post After a wild week, conservative media stand (nervously) by Trump
By Paul Farhi

Washington Post Video shows U.S. border officers telling Mexican teen to drink the liquid meth that killed him
By Kristine Phillips

Washington Post Migrants in surge fare worse in immigration court than other groups
By Julia Preston

New York Times (Editorial) An Embattled White House Gets a General

New York Times (Opinion) The Emptiness of Trump's Promises of Tolerance
By Charles Homans

New York Times (Op-Ed) The Generals Are Failing to Check Trump
By Jonathan Stevenson

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's iceberg looms
By Kathleen Parker

Washington Post (Opinion) As Trump debases the presidency, the religious right looks away
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) 'The Trump Show,' Season 1, Week 27: Pity for Jeff Sessions
By Alyssa Rosenberg

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Why police cheered Trump's dark speech
By Simon Balto

Washington Post (Op-Ed) I resisted the label 'immigrant writer.' Trump makes me more willing to accept it.
By Akhil Sharma

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump doesn't bother to disguise his thuggish instincts
By Jennifer Rubin

Slate (Opinion) Make America Afraid Again
By Jamelle Bouie

Vox (Opinion) This is the Trump administration's dark reboot
By Dara Lind

The Hill (Op-Ed) House should reject measure weakening protection for asylum seekers
By Eleanor Acer

Commercial Appeal (Op-Ed) Dream Act 2017 gives hope for Memphis Dreamers
By Rondell Trevino

Bloomberg (Opinion) Trump's New Chief of Staff Is Destined to Fail
By Albert R. Hunt

The Nation (Opinion) Meet John Kelly, Donald Trump's New Enabler in Chief
By Joe Nichols


Plant City Observer (Florida) Strawberry industry looks to tech innovation, immigration reform to combat growing Mexican competition
By Daniel Figueroa IV

Chicago Tribune Attorneys scrambling to prevent deportation of accused Aurora priest
By Hannah Leone

Dallas Morning News Injured man held hostage by cartel after ICE 'dumped him' at Texas border, lawyer says
By Michael Sangiacomo and Alfredo Corchado

Cleveland Plain Dealer Jesus Lara Lopez prays for a miracle after deportation to Mexico (photos)
By Michael Sangiacomo

This American Life Fear and Loathing in Homer and Rockville

NBC Bay Area Van Strikes Crowd in Los Angeles, Injuring 9
By Whitney Irick

The Gazette (Opinion) Democrats' great rural Iowa hope?
By Douglas Burns