Daily Immigration News Clips – March 15, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 15, 2017


Voice of America: Trump Wants to Admit Immigrants Based on Job Skills
By Bruce Alpert

NBC News: Conservative Cities See 'Sanctuary City' Term as Scarlet Letter
By Safia Samee Ali

Associated Press: Trump travel ban faces key test in multiple courtrooms
By Ben Nuckols and Gene Johnson

Washington Post: Trump's new entry ban to be challenged in courts hours before it takes effect
By Maria Sacchetti and Matt Zapotosky

Wall Street Journal: Trump's Revised Travel Ban Set for an Array of Legal Challenges
By Brent Kendall

The Hill: Legal battles to watch over president's new travel ban
By Melanie Zanona

Reuters: Trump Does Not Agree With Lawmaker's Immigration Tweet: White House
By Eric Walsh

Washington Post: Editorial blasts GOP for denouncing Steve King's rhetoric - but supporting his election
By Amy B. Wang

CNN: Steve King: Blacks and Hispanics 'will be fighting each other' before overtaking whites in population
By Chris Massie

Reuters: Seattle Judge Recommends 'Dreamer' Case Be Heard in Federal Court
By Dan Levine

Boston Globe: Amid Trump's immigration crackdown, there's fear on farms
By Tyler Pager

Wall Street Journal: Arrested "Dreamer" Can Challenge His Detention in Federal Court, Judge Says
By Alejandro Lazo

Huffington Post: Judge Declines To Release Dreamer Swept Up Under Trump's New Deportation Wave
By Cristian Farias and Elise Foley

Associated Press: US President Helps Fuel Surge in Mexican Tourism to Canada

New York Times: Chefs Struggle Over Whether to Serve Up Politics
By Kim Severson

Washington Post: Asylum claims at the Canadian border have tripled since last year
By Philip Bump

Chicago Tribune: Can immigration laws hinder new 'Bachelor' couple's togetherness?
By Alison Bowen

Washington Post: Republicans are threatening to expose Trump as the emperor with no clothes
By Aaron Blake

Washington Post: A Mexican American wanted to expose border-crossing deaths. So he made a video game.
By Samantha Schmidt

Wall Street Journal: Obama-Era Immigration Official Is in Center of Trump's Storm

Wall Street Journal: The Cost of Tough Immigration Rules
By Justin Lahart

New York Times (Editorial): Into the Void, With Steve King

La Opinión (Editorial): Racism: silence gives consent

USA Today (Opinion): Trump immigration policies disrupt health care: Column
By James Hollis and Greg Siskind

New York Times (Opinion): Somebody Else's Babies
By Roger Cohen

Washington Post (Opinion): The trouble with shouting 'racist' in a crowded nation
By Kathleen Parker

Atlantic (Opinion): Why Won't Steve King Assimilate and Embrace American Values?
By Conor Friedersdorf

Foreign Policy (Opinion): The GOP Is America's Party of White Nationalism
By Max Boot

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed): America Doesn't Have Europe's Immigration Problems
By Jason L. Riley

Des Moines Register (Editorial): Editorial: GOP needs to oppose King's re-election, not just King's words

Des Moines Register (Opinion): No, Steve King: GOP leaders shouldn't assume you're right
By Kathie Obradovich

The Hill (Op-Ed): Trump's sanctuary cities order threatens public services
By Edward T. Waters


Miami Herald: (Florida) Miami-Dade commissioner backs off proposal barring police from enforcing immigration laws
By Douglas Hanks

Alaska Public Media: Immigration enforcement changes hit home in Alaska
By Anne Hillman

Associated Press: (Arizona) Federal Judge: Border Patrol in Arizona Violated Court Order

El Paso Times: Illegal re-entry prisoner dies in jail hanging
By Daniel Borunda

Washington Post: (Maryland) Lawyers facing off on Trump travel ban before judge in Maryland on Wednesday
By Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post: (Maryland) For U-Md.'s undocumented students, new resources aim to help
By Sarah Larimer

Texas Observer: (Texas) Texans Receive First Notices of Land Condemnation for Trump's Border Wall
By Melissa del Bosque

The Tennessean: (Tennessee) Tennessee sues federal government over refugees
By Joel Ebert

Chicago Tribune (Opinion): Commentary: Too much to lose under Trump's immigration policies
By Henry Godinez