Daily Immigration News Clips – March 31, 2017

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


Wall Street Journal: Justice Department Appeals Hawaii Judge's Ruling on Revised Travel Ban
By Brent Kendall

Politico: Judge maintains broad block on Trump travel ban
By Josh Gerstein

The Hill: US travel industry fears Trump slump
By Vicki Needham and Melanie Zanona

Bloomberg BNA: The Gig Is Up: Immigration Implications for the New Workforce
By Laura Francis

Associated Press: Immigration Agents Round up 84 in Alaska, Washington, Oregon
By Gene Johnson

Associated Press Key Findings From the AP-NORC Poll on President Donald Trump

Associated Press Sessions seeks to speed deportation of federal inmates

Washington Post: A Chinese college student in Arizona was convicted of voyeurism. Now ICE plans to deport him.
By Amy B. Wang

Politico: Wary Democrats look to Kelly for answers on immigration
By Ted Hesson and Seung Min Kim

CNN: Kelly says DHS won't separate families at the border
By Tal Kopan

Roll Call: Kelly: Homeland isn't targeting law-abiding 'Dreamers'
By Dean DeChiaro

Associated Press: S&P: Sanctuary cities won't see ratings dip with Trump order
By Sophia Tareen

Reuters: U.S. Threat to 'Sanctuary' City Funds Likely to Have Little Impact: S&P
By Robin Respaut

Huffington Post: Trump Team Still Hasn't Defined Those 'Sanctuary Cities' That It Plans To Quash
By Elise Foley

The Hill: Seattle sues Trump administration over sanctuary city ban
By Reid Wilson

Wall Street Journal: Mexican Companies Aiming to Work on Trump's Border Wall Get Criticized
By Dudley Althaus

Reuters: U.N. Experts See 'Alarming' U.S. Trend Against Free Speech, Protest
By Tom Miles

Washington Post: Why Trump's unpopularity is historically unique
By Aaron Blake

Washington Post: Seeking central role on immigration, Attorney General Jeff Sessions plots border visit to Arizona
By David Nakamura and Matt Zapotosky

Bloomberg: Silicon Valley's 'Darkest' Immigration Secret Hits U.S. Cinemas
By Saritha Rai

Salon: Immigration crackdown: Despite defeats in court and deepening scandal, Trump's crusade ramps up on many fronts
By Heather Digby Parton

New York Times (Op-Ed): How Scared Should People on the Border Be?
By Domingo Martinez

Washington Post (Opinion): Trump may force thousands of legal immigrants to stop working or head home
By Catherine Rampell

Washington Post (Opinion): Let's call them 'constitutional cities,' not 'sanctuary cities,' okay?
By David Post

Wall Street Journal (Opinion): Mistakes, He's Made a Few Too Many
By Peggy Noonan

TIME (Op-Ed): How Trump Is Helping Canada Beat America
By Salim Teja


Houston Chronicle: Two Houston doctors facing removal by Immigration officials are granted temporary stay
By Lomi Kriel

WBUR: ICE Arrests Green Card Applicants In Lawrence
By Caitlin O'Keefe and Meghna Chakrabarti

Politico (New York): Police commissioner acknowledges turnstile hopping may lead to deportations
By Azi Paybarah

Oregon Live: 23 Portland-area arrests part of 3-day NW immigration sweep
By Samantha Matsumoto

Sacramento Bee: Hundreds of protesters greet U.S. immigration enforcement chief in Sacramento

ADN.com (Alaska): Federal immigration officials arrest 4 in Anchorage during weekend operation
By Jerzy Shedlock

Associated Press (Virginia): Chesterfield leader criticized for comments on immigrants

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin): Lessons from history
By John Schmid

Charlotte Observer (Opinion): Leighton Ford: Seeing immigration through a lens of hope, not fear
By Leighton Ford