Daily Immigration News Clips – March 1, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 1, 2017


Associated Press: Airports, legal volunteers prepare for new Trump travel ban
By Gene Johnson

Reuters: New Trump Travel Order Will Aim to Short Circuit Legal Challenges
By Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg

NBC: Donald Trump Teases Immigration Shock, Backs Off in Speech
By Benjy Sarlin

Arizona Republic: President Donald Trump says immigration reform is possible
By Dan Nowicki and Daniel González

Associated Press: Trump says he's open to 'compromise' immigration bill
By Julie Pace

New York Times: Trump Says He's Open to Legal Pathway for Undocumented Immigrants
By Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Michael D. Shear, and Peter Baker

McClatchy: Even most Trump backers want a path to citizenship for immigrants here illegally
By Sean Cockerman

Associated Press: Officials: New Trump travel ban removes Iraq from list
By Vivian Salama and Matthew Lee

Associated Press: Questions and answers about upcoming travel ban order
By Sudhin Thanawala and Eric Tucker

Associated Press: Tibet women's soccer team denied US travel visas
By Joe Reedy

Wall Street Journal: Donald Trump's New Travel Ban Is Delayed, Would Likely Exempt Existing Visa Holders
By Laura Meckler

Associated Press: Trump offers mixed messages on immigration
By Julie Pace and Jill Colvin

Associated Press: Democrats turn to immigrant to counter Trump
By Kevin Frecking

Reuters: Trump Promises Tax Relief, Immigration Overhaul in Congress Address

New York Times: Trump Seesaws on Legal Status for Undocumented Immigrants
By Michael D. Shear

New York Times: Trump's Guests at Speech Include Relatives of People Killed by Illegal Immigrants
By Emmarie Huetteman

New York Times: President Trump Changes His Tone, if Not His Tune
By James Poniewozick

Washington Post: Trump uses speech guest list to send a message on immigration enforcement
By David Nakamura

Washington Post: Democrats in Congress use speech invites to rile Trump
By Jenna Portnoy

Washington Post: Trump touts his actions since taking office in speech to Congress
By Sean Sullivan, Abby Phillip and Mike DeBonis

CNN: Why Trump's Tuesday speech isn't a State of the Union address
By Daniella Diaz

Huffington Post: Donald Trump Says Immigration Reform Is Possible - But Gives No Details
By Elise Foley

Associated Press: Trump's budget plan has billions for border, cuts elsewhere
By Alicia A. Caldwell

Washington Post: An American in D.C. A refugee in Iraq. And a powerful exhibit that let them talk face-to-face.
By Caitlin Gibson

Washington Post: These teens would be celebrating their mother's birthday, but she was deported. Instead, they'll hear Trump speak.
By Samantha Schmidt and David Wegiel

Wall Street Journal: The Town That Can't Do Without Refugees
By Miriam Jordan

The Hill: Woman in ICE custody diagnosed with pituitary tumor
By Rafael Bernal

The Hill: Colleges rush to protect immigrant students
By Megan R. Wilson

New York Times (Editorial): Visions of Trumptopia

La Opinión (Editorial): Political calculation and manipulation

New York Times (Op-Ed): What the G.O.P. Wants Trump to Say Tonight
By Tom Cole

New York Times (Op-Ed): How Trump Will Hurt My Border Town
By Veronica Escobar

Washington Post (Opinion): Trump's 'Muslim ban' is about to make a comeback. Here's what's really driving it.
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion): Trump's First 100 Days: His speech differed in style, not substance
By Elise Viebeck

Vox (Opinion): Don't get too excited about a Trump immigration "compromise"
By Dara Lind

The Guardian (Opinion): Mem Fox on being detained by US immigration: 'In that moment I loathed America'
By Mem Fox


Denver Channel (Colorado): Colorado undocumented immigrants living in fear, planning for deportation
By Jennifer Kovaleski

Associated Press (Illinois): Chicago cardinal takes stand on immigration enforcement
By Don Babwin and Rachel Zoll?

M Live (Michigan): Ann Arbor community reacts to immigrant father of 4 facing deportation
By Ryan Stanton

Cleveland Plain Dealer: Shaker Heights council urged to consider "Sanctuary City" status on immigration
By Thomas Jewell
February 28, 2017