Daily Immigration News Clips – September 1, 2017

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


ProPublica Will Trump Kill the Dream for These Immigrants? By Marcelo Rochabrun

BuzzFeed News The Backlog Of Cases In Immigration Courts Has Hit A Record High This Summer By Zoe Tillman

NPR Trump Plans To Announce Decision On Future Of DACA Program By Geoff Bennett

CNN 'Dreamers' anxious as Trump DACA decision looms By Catherine C. Schitchet

Al Jazeera American dream fades for child immigrants under Trump By James Reinl

Reuters Trump's Expected Repeal of Dreamer Program Draws Fire From Business By Steve Holland and Jeff Mason

Washington Post How the success of Obama's program for illegal immigrants could lead to its demise under Trump By David Nakamura

Washington Post Protecting unauthorized immigrant mothers from deportation improves children's mental health, study shows By Rachel Siegel

Washington Post Sanders says DACA decision 'has not been made'

Washington Post Immigrant members of Congress ask Trump to keep DACA By David Weigel

Wall Street Journal Tech Executives Prepare Push to Defend 'Dreamers' Program By Laura Stevens and Douglas MacMillan

CNN Pending Trump immigration action could pressure Hill to act By Tal Kopan and Deirdre Walsh

CNN White House discussing whether DACA deadline can be moved By Jim Acosta, Tal Kopan and Sara Murray

NBC Until Trump's Decision on DACA Is Announced, Dreamers, Advocates Keep the Pressure By Patricia Guadalupe

Politico Trump administration still reviewing DACA, official says By Madeline Conway

McClatchy Trump expected to halt Obama's program but allow some Dreamers to stay temporarily By Anita Kumar and Franco Ordonez

The Atlantic How Immigration Hardliners Are Forcing Trump's Hand on DACA By Molly Ball

Texas Tribune Paxton: Tuesday deadline for Trump to decide on DACA still stands By Julian Aguilar

Dallas Morning News Two 'Dreamers' speak up about possible end of DACA program By Dianne Solis

The Hill Zuckerberg backed immigration group pushes Trump to keep DACA By Ali Breland

Wall Street Journal Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Texas Law Cracking Down on Sanctuary Cities By Alicia A. Caldwell

Houston Press Governor Abbott's Charged Language After Federal Judge Blocks SB4 By Meagan Flynn

Splinter Raquel Was Terrified to Report Her Abusive Boyfriend. Texas' SB4 Could Make Things Worse. By Debbie Nathan

KGNS District Federal Judge blocks SB4

Associated Press Immigrants battle deportation fears in Harvey's aftermath By Elliot Spagat

New York Times South of the Border, Migrants Eye a Storm-Torn Texas By Annie Correal and Kirk Semple

Washington Post Flooding trapped workers at a Mexican bakery for two days. They spent it baking for Harvey victims. By Amy B. Wang

San Antonio Express News Texas caught short on construction workers as Harvey rebuild needed By David Hendricks


Associated Press Facts undercut claim that Arpaio case was driven by politics By Jacques Billeaud

The Hill Poll: Majority opposes Trump's decision to pardon Arpaio By Rebecca Savransky

Associated Press Mother from Peru seeks pardon to avoid deportation By James Anderson

Associated Press Immigrant dad arrested after school drop off released

Associated Press Lawyers: US Is Coercing Iraqis Targeted for Deportation

Miami Herald A judge has canceled an immigrant's drug conviction. It saved him from deportation By David Goodhue

Associated Press Lawsuit over Trump's 1st attempt to ban travel is settled By Tom Hays

Associated Press Trump's travel restrictions have Muslims on hajj concerned By Jeff Karoub and Aya Batrawy

Reuters Former U.S. Officials Urge Balance in Refugee Cost Reports

Washington Post Nearly 2,000 people faced additional screening after first Trump travel ban, new document shows By Matt Zapotosky

CNN DHS announces vendors for border wall prototypes By Tal Kopan

Wall Street Journal Four Companies Chosen to Build Prototypes of Border Wall By Alicia A. Caldwell and Laura Meckler

Politico Trump not rushing to find a permanent head for DHS By Andrew Restuccia and Eliana Johnson

Politico FBI, Homeland Security warn of more 'antifa' attacks By Josh Meyer

Politico Outgoing sheriff Clarke expected to take job in Trump administration By Andrew Restuccia

The Economist Immigrants boost America's birth rate

The Hill Voters deeply disapprove of Trump, House leaders: poll By John Bowden

The Hill Those denied entry after Trump travel ban allowed to reapply for visas By Josh Delk

Kansas City Star Kris Kobach's new job: Columnist for Breitbart By Bryan Lowery

New York Times (Editorial) Blocking a Bad Immigration Law in Texas

Boston Globe (Editorial) As Houston rebuilds, it will need Dreamers

NorthJersey.com (Editorial) Let DACA participants keep their dreams alive

Washington Post (Opinion) Americans to Trump: We're not like you By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) How Donald Trump is destroying the presidency's moral authority By Eric S. Yellin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) John McCain: It's time Congress returns to regular order By John McCain

Washington Post (Opinion) Why a court ruling blocking the Texas 'sanctuary city' law is so important By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Voters value competence. That could be bad news for Trump. By Will Jennings and Jane Green

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump gave Arpaio a break, but their immigration cause just took a legal hit in Texas By Amber Phillips

Washington Post (Opinion) The Trump administration may be about to commit to $17.2 billion in additional spending By Philip Bump

Boston Globe (Opinion) Trump shouldn't repeal DACA By L. Rafael Reif

Miami Herald (Op-Ed) Trump's local enablers should reject his hurtful policies By Jose Dante Parra

New York Post (Op-Ed) Don't end DACA: The immigration program Trump must save By Alex Norwasteh

GQ (Opinion) Donald Trump Will Reportedly End DACA for a Cheap Ego Boost from His Base By Jay Willis

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump's decision to end DACA creates a national security threat By John D. Cohen


Daily Journal (Michigan) Immigration fears up along Peninsula By Austin Walsh

Indy Star (Indiana) Indiana considering in-state tuition for undocumented students By Arika Herron

RTV6 (Indiana) Mother of 2 released after months with ICE

WBIW Bloomington Mayor Signs "We Are With Dreamers" Letter

Seattle Times Inslee vows to fight for Dreamers as Trump decision looms By Nina Shapiro

NWA Northwest Arkansas Mayors Show Support for DACA By Haley Hughey

The Columbian Dozens march in Vancouver for DACA By Andy Matarrese

The Hill (California) Garcetti not ruling out run for governor in California By Rebecca Savransky

The Hill (West Virginia) Poll: West Virginians approve of Dem senator more than Trump By Julia Manchester

KRWG (Op-Ed) Texas Advocates Respond To Injunction Ruling on Majority of Discriminatory SB4

Gilmer Mirror (Op-Ed) Amid Hurricane Harvey Devastation, Texans - Immigrants and Native Born - Demonstrate Unity and Put Safety and Neighbors First