Daily Immigration News Clips – September 21, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on September 21, 2017


The Atlantic What the Waiting List for Legal Residency Actually Looks Like
By Priscilla Alvarez

McClatchy Exclusive: Trump team drafting plan to deport more young people - Central American teens
By Franco Ordoñez

The Hill Liberal unrest threatens Dem immigration strategy
By Rafael Bernal and Mike Lillis

Associated Press Pelosi: Put off immigration overhaul, save 'Dreamers now'
By Matthew Daly

Associated Press Apple CEO defends 'dreamers' program

Reuters Pelosi Calls DACA Deal a First Step Toward Comprehensive Immigration Reform
By Amanda Becker

Wall Street Journal Activists on Left Put Congressional Democrats in a Bind
By Natalie Andrews

Politico Apple CEO calls immigration 'biggest issue of our time'

CNBC CEO Tim Cook says Apple is pushing extremely hard on DACA: 'I am personally shocked that there is even a discussion of this'
By Anita Balakrishnan

The Hill Apple CEO: DACA is 'the biggest issue of our time'
By Harper Neidig

The Hill Pelosi pushes back at immigration protesters who heckled her
By Mike Lillis

San Diego Union Tribune Congress members disagree about DACA solutions
By Kate Morrissey

Associated Press California sues Trump administration to prevent border wall
By Kathleen Ronayne

Washington Post California takes aim at one of Trump's key campaign promises
By Rachel Chason

Washington Post As Trump presses for a border wall, there's a new Coast Guard record for drug seizures at sea
By Dan Lamothe

Wall Street Journal California Sues Over Trump's Plans for Mexican Border Wall
By Alicia A. Caldwell

Politico California sues to block Trump's border wall
By Josh Gerstein

The Hill Trump Facebook ads reassure supporters he will build border wall
By Ali Breland

The Hill California files lawsuit over Trump's border wall
By Josh Delk

Associated Press Big US detention center sued for paying detainees $1 a day
By Phuong Le

Reuters Washington State Sues Over $1/day Wages Paid to Immigrant Detainees
By Mica Rosenberg

Seattle Times State AG Bob Ferguson files lawsuit against company that operates Northwest Detention Center
By Nina Shapiro

NPR Border Patrol Arrests Parents While Infant Awaits Serious Operation
By John Burnett

Washington Post He said deportation would kill him. His body was found in Mexico this week.
By Kyle Swenson

Dallas Morning News Deportation was a 'death sentence' for Austin father sent back to Mexico, lawyer says
By Eline de Bruijn

Chicago Sun Times Political activist Rasmea Odeh a symbol of deportation's many faces
By Maudlyne Ihejirika

Cincinnati Enquirer Undocumented immigrants illegally held in area jails, advocates say
By Mark Curnutte

Associated Press Trump administration considering even lower refugee limits
By Jill Colvin

Associated Press Transcripts of citizen welcome messages by Trump and Obama

Associated Press The Latest: New citizens embrace, criticize Trump video

Associated Press US Caribbean communities stepping up for Irma-hit region
By Deepti Hajela

Reuters Trump Makes His Debut at Ceremonies for New U.S. Citizens
By Nichola Groom

Washington Post A cancer patient desperately needs a stem-cell transplant. But the U.S. won't grant the donor a visa.
By Kyle Swenson

Washington Post GOP voters are giving Trump a pass for dealing with Democrats
By Aaron Blake

Wall Street Journal Trump's Bipartisan Outreach Gets Strong Support in New Poll
By Janet Hook

The Hill Poll: Half of Trump voters would take softened immigration stance
By John Bowden

Wall Street Journal Lawmakers Have a Model for Political Ads on Facebook: Broadcasters
By Deepa Seetharaman and Byron Tau

The Hill Trump making it harder for skilled foreigners to work in US: report
By John Bowden

NBC News With U.S. Mentors, 'Hello Neighbor' Helps Refugees Start New Lives
By Kristi Eaton

The Hill First Australian refugees due in US in weeks
By Max Greenwood

Washington Post (Editorial) The White House's preposterous policy analysis on refugees

Cleveland Plain Dealer (Editorial) The end of DACA or a new beginning? Editorial Board Roundtable

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Helping Latino kids succeed in the classroom doesn't have to be an ideological war
By Natalia Mehlman Petrzela

Washington Post (Op-Ed) The libertarian case for open borders
By Javier Hidalgo

The Hill (Op-Ed) Jeff Sessions's evidence-free crime strategy
By David M. Kennedy

Lincoln Journal Star (Op-Ed) Local View: Dreamers, allies must keep fighting
By Armando Becerril Sierra


Associated Press (Texas) More charges, new defendant in Texas human smuggling case

Columbus Dispatch Central Ohio DACA recipients want to stay in America
By Megan Henry

Cleveland Plain Dealer Should Congress let the Dreamers stay? Take our poll
By Sabrina Eaton

Cleveland Plain Dealer Ohio DREAMers react to Trump's evolving stance on immigration: Ohio Matters
By Mary Kilpatrick

The Lantern Ohio 'Dreamers' and local leaders call on Congress to act in support of DACA
By Zach Varda

Cap Times Wisconsin immigrant advocates push for pressure on Paul Ryan, "clean" Dream Act
By Lisa Pasque

News 3 Soglin joins call for Congress to pass immigration reform

Associated Press (Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania system glitch let non-citizens register to vote
By Marc Levy

Washington Post (Virginia) Five key moments from Virginia's first televised gubernatorial debate
By Fenit Nirappil

Washington Post (Virginia) Virginia Republican's ad ties opponent to MS-13. Democrats compare it to 'Willie Horton'
By Laura Vozzella and Fenit Nirrapil