Daily Immigration News Clips – September 18, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on September 18, 2017


Washington Post Border security is tougher than ever, DHS report finds
By Nick Miroff

Associated Press Ryan: Majority in Congress want to protect young immigrants
By Matthew Daly

Associated Press Top Democrats Schumer and Pelosi now deal-makers with Trump
By Alan Fram

Associated Press Colleges offering legal tips, hotlines amid DACA uncertainty
By Jocelyn Gecker and Sophia Tareen

Associated Press Trump re-ups his support for merit-based immigration plan

Washington Post With little to lose, Democrats cautiously share the driver's seat with Trump
By Paul Kane, Ed O'Keefe and Ashley Parker

Wall Street Journal Frustration With Republicans Drove Donald Trump to Deal With Democrats
By Peter Nicholas, Rebecca Ballhaus and Siobhan Hughes

Wall Street Journal For Core Trump Supporters, the Wall Was No Metaphor
By Joshua Jamerson

Politico White House says it will lay out immigration priorities in 7 to 10 days
By Madeline Conway

Los Angeles Times Dealing with Democrats? Protecting 'Dreamers'? Here in Arizona that's just fine with these Trump supporters
By Michael Finnegan and Mark Z. Barabak

Los Angeles Times 'Dreamers' scramble to renew DACA status before Oct. 5 deadline
By Andrea Castillo

NPR Republicans Are Happy Trump Ended DACA. They're Less Sure About Deporting DREAMers
By Danielle Kurtzleben

NBC DACA Immigrants With Health Insurance Worry About What's Next
By Sarah Betancourt

NBC Full Cotton Interview: 'No Deal' Right Now Over DACA Immigration

By John Haltiwanger

The Hill Trump bets base will stick with him on immigration
By Jordan Fabian and Jonathan Easley

The Hill Top Senate Dem: We're going forward with understanding we can work with White House on DACA
By Rebecca Savranksy

The Hill Steve King: I won't leave Trump over DACA
By Josh Delk

The Hill Cuomo warns Dems against cutting DACA deal with Trump
By Julia Manchester

The Monitor Fearing deportation, DACA recipients consider retreating from public view
By Lorenzo Zazueta-Castro

KQED Are California Dreamers Snatching Health Care Jobs from Citizens? Nope, Say Experts
By Farida Jhabvala Romero

Reuters Trump Says Immigration Bill Cannot Include 'Chain Migration'
By Susan Heavey

Politico Trump warns lawmakers against allowing for chain migration
By Nolan D. McCaskill

The Hill Trump says chain migration 'cannot be allowed' in immigration legislation
By Rafael Bernal

Associated Press The Latest: California lawmakers approve sanctuary bill

Reuters Defying Trump, California Lawmakers Vote to Become 'Sanctuary State'
By Brendan O'Brien

Wall Street Journal California Poised to Become 'Sanctuary State'
By Alicia A. Caldwell and Alejandro Lazo

Associated Press NY governor: Police can't question immigration status

The Hill Warren applauds judge for blocking Trump sanctuary city rules
By Brandon Carter

Chicago Sun Times Chicago scores legal victory in sanctuary city battle with Sessions
By Taylor Hartz

Associated Press Trump: London bombing is reason to expand US travel ban
By Catherine Lucey

New York Times Trump Seizes on London Attack to Push for Expanding a Travel Ban
By Eileen Sullivan and Maggie Haberman

Washington Post The Supreme Court will hear Trump's travel ban case after part of it expires
By Darla Cameron and Kim Soffen

CNN Trump again seizes on terror incident to call for travel ban
By Daniella Diaz

NBC Trump Pushes 'Larger, Tougher' Travel Ban After London Terrorist Incident
By Adam Edelman

Slate Secret Police
By Leon Neyfakh

Washington Post Motel 6 says employees will be prohibited from sharing guest lists with ICE
By Samantha Schmidt

The Hill Dems demand ICE prohibit hotel screenings after Motel 6 raids
By Cristina Marcos

Associated Press Amid US-Mexico tension, defense chief aims to be calm voice
By Robert Burns

Associated Press How Trump's advisers schooled him on globalism
By Matthew Lee and Jonathan Lemire

Reuters Trump, Nikki Haley to Share U.S. Spotlight at U.N. Gathering
By Steve Holland

New York Times When Affirmative Action Isn't Enough
By Dana Goldstein

New York Times Fast Track to Citizenship Is Cut Off for Some Military Recruits
By Miriam Jordan

Washington Post In the nation's capital of rallies, a day full of them featured Trump sentiments and Juggalos
By Peter Jamison, Perry Stein, Kelyn Soong and Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post A message from Trump: President welcomes new citizens with video address
By Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post McCain joins effort to challenge Trump's transgender troops ban
By Karoun Demirijian

The Hill Week ahead: Senate to wrap up defense bill
By Rebecca Kheel

People Padma Lakshmi, Mandy Patinkin and More Wear Blue Ribbons in Support of ACLU on Emmys Red Carpet
By Natalie Stone

New York Times (Editorial) Morality Is Negotiable for Mr. Trump

Washington Post (Editorial) Trump flirts with a new age of American timidity

New York Post (Editorial) 'Dreamers' deal with Dems: Trump's next win

Scientific American (Opinion) Why One Med School Embraces DACA Students
By Sahand Gohdrati

Washington Post (Opinion) Who's looking great again? It's not America.
By Sebastian Mallaby

Washington Post (Op-Ed) How American racism aids our adversaries
By Theodore R. Johnson

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Venezuela's warning to America: Beware the populist-turned-dictator
By Frederico Finchelstein

New York Times (Opinion) Trump Gives Conservatives Their Just Comeuppance
By Bret Stephens

The Nation (Opinion) How to Stand in Solidarity With Undocumented Immigrants

Sound Cloud (Op-Ed) Trump Whiplash

New York Times (Op-Ed) How to End the Immigration Wars
By Eric Cantor

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's top supporters are in a full-blown panic. They're right to be afraid.
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion) Distinguished pols of the week
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Trump's 'fake news' attack lost its power this week
By Callum Borchers

Washington Post (Opinion) RTs = endorsements? Trump's retweets of outlandish memes a signal to his base
By David Nakamura

Washington Post (Opinion) The Daily 202: Trump's DACA 'deal' is another humiliation for Jeff Sessions
By James Hohmann

Washington Post (Opinion) Federal court rules against part of Trump plan to deny funds to sanctuary cities
By Ilya Somin

Washington Post (Opinion) How Democrats won the presidency
By Kathleen Parker

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump is still angry about the travel ban he undermined himself
By Amber Phillips

Washington Post (Opinion) President Trump is working his special magic on the hearts of newly smitten Democrats
By Tom Toles

Washington Post (Opinion) Will Stephen Miller join Gary Cohn in the doghouse - or get fired?
By Jennifer Rubin

Wall Street Journal (Opinion) Chicago's Immigration Showdown Is More About Politics Than Law
By Allysia Finley

Slate (Opinion) Jeff Sessions Says Dreamers Are Stealing American Jobs. The Government's Own Numbers Show That's Absurd.
By Daniel Gross

PolitiFact (Opinion) Ken Paxton makes unfounded claim that Barack Obama used DACA to 'unilaterally confer' citizenship
By W. Gardner Selby

The Hill (Op-Ed) The Art of the DACA Deal
By Ned Ryun


Denver Post ICE transfers immigrants held in detention around the country to keep beds filled. Then it releases them, with no help getting home.
By Libby Rainey

Associated Press (Florida) Irma evacuation nightmare: Next time some may not leave
By Curt Anderson

Associated Press (Maryland) Maryland's changing faces often are from other countries
By Jessica Campisi

Associated Press (Michigan) Michigan doctor believes US ready for first Muslim governor
By David Eggert

Associated Press (Arizona) Lawmakers seeks probe of Phoenix police immigration policy
By Bob Christie

Washington Post (Maryland) Kevin Kamenetz, Baltimore County executive, enters Maryland governor's race
By Josh Hicks

Washington Post (Maryland) Montgomery County's Indian immigrants feel pull of politics
By Talia Richman

Cleveland Scene Days After Cleveland Heights Church Declares 'Sanctuary' Status, ICE Goes After Local Immigrant's Family
By Eric Sandy

ABC 5 ICE agents confront children of undocumented woman seeking sanctuary in Cleveland Heights church

Washington Post (Virginia) If Trump was a rock star, Va. governor candidates are looking like wallflowers
By Gregory S. Schneider

Washington Post (Virginia) Democrat has twice as much cash in Va. governor's race, recovering from costly primary
By Fenit Nirappil

Washington Post (Maryland) Measure to let noncitizens vote actually failed, College Park announces
By Spencer S. Hsu

Wall Street Journal (Alabama) Alabama Senate Primary Tests Trump's Influence Over GOP Voters
By Janet Hook

Politico (California) California tears into Trump
By David Siders

Cleveland Plain Dealer Government agents go to home of woman in sanctuary in church
By Michael Sangiacomo

CT Mirror CT 'dreamers' warily watch Congress on DACA legislation
By Ana Radelat

KRWG (Op-Ed) Texas High Schools Failing to Register Voters Goes Against State Law

Detroit Free Press (Opinion) Snyder poised to thwart deportation of Iraqis targeted by Trump
By Brian Dickerson