Daily Immigration News Clips – June 29, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on June 29, 2017


HuffPost Immigrant Kids Are Still Locked Up For Too Long In Poor Conditions, Judge Rules
By Elise Foley

BuzzFeed Trump Is Trying To Clamp Down On This Tiny Group Of Immigrants Protected By Congress
By Adolfo Flores

The Hill Trump quietly puts teeth into his 'extreme vetting' policy
By Jordan Fabian and Morgan Chalfant

Associated Press Trump urges passage of House immigration bills

Washington Post Tougher immigration policies face first major legislative test of Trump era
By David Nakamura and Mike DeBonis

Wall Street Journal House Republicans Step Up Pressure on Sanctuary Cities
By Laura Meckler and Natalie Andrews

Politico Immigration Bills Get Trump Bump
By Ted Hesson

TIME President Trump Calls on Congress to Pass Bills Aimed at Undocumented Immigrants
By Maya Rhodan

The Hill Appropriations bill increases immigration enforcement funding
By Niv Elis

The Hill Democrats target Trump's border wall in defense bill debate
By Rebecca Kheel

SF Gate House to Vote on Key Immigration Bills

Reuters U.S. lays out criteria for visa applicants from six Muslim nations
By Mica Rosenberg

Associated Press Travel ban a blow to Sudan refugees awaiting US resettlement
By Brian Rohan

Associated Press Partial US travel restrictions going into effect Thursday
By Matthew Lee

Associated Press Syrian doctor caught in travel ban gives up, moves to Canada

New York Times The Supreme Court Partially Allowed Trump's Travel Ban. Who Is Still Barred?
By Alicia Parlapiano and Anjali Singhvi

USA Today Tiny 'sanctuary' town fights Texas, Trump on immigration
By Rick Jervis

Texas Tribune What the latest U.S. Supreme Court rulings mean for Texas
By Cassandra Pollock

Rewire Advocates: Texas Immigration Law Would Also Affect Black and Trans Communities
By Tina Vasquez

Associated Press Sept. 11 worker facing deportation is freed from detention

New York Times Torture Victim Seeking Asylum in U.S. Will Not Be Deported
By Nicholas Kulish

Washington Post 'Honor our contract': Lawmakers press Trump not to deport foreign-born military recruits
By Alex Horton

Politico Trump says his immigration actions are 'liberating towns' from gangs
By Jake Lahut

The Atlantic Getting Along Despite the Threat of Deportation
By Conor Friedersdorf

Newsweek Families Fearing Deportation Because of Trump's Immigration Policies Prepare for ICE Raid
By Mizue Aizeki

Washington Times Obama-appointed judges dismiss Supreme Court ruling, continue blocking Trump's immigration crackdown
By Stephen Dinan

Associated Press Report: More than half of hate crimes in US go unreported
By Sadie Gurman and Russel Contreras

Reuters Afghans Who Helped U.S. Forces May Get More Visas Under Defense Bill
By Patricia Zengerle

Reuters Ellis Island Celebrates Immigrant Roots of American Hot Dog
By Gabriella Borter

New York Times Senate Democrats Sought to Work With Trump. Then He Began Governing.
By Jennifer Steinhauer

Washington Post They fled Boko Haram and famine - and then they were forced back
By Kevin Sieff

Politico Kushner-Ivanka Trump lawyer still fighting Trump over sanctuary cities
By Josh Gerstein

New York Times New 'Hamilton Mixtape' Music Video Takes Aim at Immigration
By Sopan Deb

Boston Globe The video for 'Immigrants (We Get The Job Done)' from the Hamilton Mixtape just dropped
By Brian J. White

The Hill Lin-Manuel Miranda releases new 'Immigrants' music video
By John Bowden

Associated Press Lin-Manuel Miranda has celebs singing 'Hamilton' for charity

Reuters 'Hamilton' Creator Issues Musical Riposte to Immigration Debate
By Jill Serjeant

Buzzfeed What Happened To Black Lives Matter?
By Darren Sands

Washington Post (Editorial) Texas's new law on immigration policy is a blow to good policing

Washington Post (Opinion) The director of ICE just declined to support a central argument of Trump's candidacy
By Philip Bump

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Liberals, don't abandon the federal government
By Bruce. J. Schulman

Boston Globe (Op-Ed) Immigration and change: Advice from Drew Faust
By Arthur McCaffrey

The Hill (Op-Ed) Mellman: Aversion to difference
By Mark Mellman

The Hill (Op-Ed) Travel ban issue will be moot before SCOTUS date - here's why
By Nolan Rappaport


Reuters (New York) New Yorkers Dial Into Immigrant Stories in Phone Booths
By Havovi Cooper

New York Times (New York) De Blasio Defends New York Policies on Immigration
By Liz Robbins

Washington Post (California) Where's Jimmy Gomez? California congressman-elect still hasn't been sworn in.
By Ed O'Keefe

Fox 17 (Tennessee) Nashville's controversial immigration bill to be deferred
By Sky Arnold

CBS Miami Undocumented Immigrant Suffering From Rare Blood Disorder Fears Deportation
By Oralia Ortega

New York Daily News NYC pol launches national campaign to keep Queens 'hero of 9/11' from getting deported
By Graham Rayman and Leonard Greene

Salt Lake Tribune Utah man faces possible deportation as U.S. military rethinks Army program for foreign recruits
By Taylor W. Anderson

Michigan Radio Ypsilanti man gets 2nd chance to fight deportation
By Kate Wells

WXYZ Walled Lake businessman came to US at 2 1/2, now faces deportation to Iraq
By Kim Russell

Houston Chronicle Woman slated for deportation after Monday traffic stop in Deer Park
By Andrew Kragie

San Diego Union Tribune New father deported to Guatemala after stay of deportation rejected
By Kate Morrissey

Atlanta Journal Constitution Man gets prison, deportation for drug trafficking conviction
By Steve Burns