Daily Immigration News Clips – April 14, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on April 14, 2017

National

CNN: How much it costs ICE to deport an undocumented immigrant
By Octavio Blanco

Associated Press: Detained Afghan family gets permanent US resident status

Associated Press: Border plan overlooks driver of illegal immigration: visas
By Adriana Gomez Licon

Rewire: More Immigration Extremists Enter Trump Administration
By Auditi Guha

Wall Street Journal: In Rush for New Agents, Border Patrol Weighs Changing Polygraph Program
By Dan Frosch and Laura Meckler

CNN: DHS moving to up detention, deportation capacity, memo says
By Tal Kopan

Politico: TRUMP MOVES TO BUILD DEPORTATION FORCE
By Marianne Levine

AOL News: Internal Trump administration documents signal plans for robust US deportation force
By Christina Greg

Teen Vogue: Trump's Administration Is Aiming to Build the Deportation Force He Promised
By De Elizabeth

The Hill: 'Kids Caravan' protests Trump immigration policies at the White House
By Aida Chavez

Rewire: 'Donald Trump, We Can't Be Living Like This': Youth Rally for Immigrants' Rights
By Tina Vasquez

Firstpost: White House: Over 200 children stage protest against Donald Trump's immigration policies

Associated Press: AGENTS HOLDING OHIO MOM OF 4, WILL DEPORT HER TO MEXICO

MSNBC: ICE targets mother with no criminal record for deportation

Associated Press: Judge to hear arguments against Trump sanctuary city order
By Sudhin Thanawala

Associated Press: Michigan Capital Rescinds Calling Itself 'Sanctuary City'

Reuters: California Judge to Hear Arguments on Sanctuary City Order
By Robin Respaut

Reuters: Separate Mothers and Children: How a Trump Threat Deterred Illegal Migrants
By Julia Edwards Ainsley

Wall Street Journal: Q&A with Border Patrol Chief Ronald Vitiello
By Dan Frosch

Associated Press: Ex-sheriff wants Sessions to be witness at contempt trial
By Jacques Billeaud

Associated Press: Transgender woman pleads guilty to immigration charge

New York Times: Focused on Trump's Successes, Many Supporters Are Unfazed by His Reversals
By Jeremy W. Peters

Politico: George W. Bush makes case for foreign aid and immigration reform
By Madeline Conway

TIME: The Koch Brothers Are Helping More Immigrants Get Help
By Philip Elliot

CNN: Jeff Sessions says he admires Bannon and has received no pushback from Ivanka Trump or Jared Kushner
By Andrew Kaczynski

The Guardian: Trump travel crackdown turns 'wedding celebration into a family separation'
By Ed Pilkington

The Hill: Stealth caucus gains ground in Trump White House
By Jonathan Easley

Arizona Republic: Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio wants Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify as witness at contempt trial
By Megan Cassidy

New York Times (Editorial): Jeff Sessions, Unleashed at the Border

Wall Street Journal (Editorial): The Kushner-Cohn Ascendancy

Washington Post (Opinion): What's really behind Donald Trump's flip-flops
By Paul Waldman

Washington Post (Opinion): We don't know where Trump stands. Neither does he.
By Eugene Robinson

Washington Post (Opinion): My new op ed on how immigration restrictions harm native-born Americans
By Ilya Somin

Vanity Fair (Opinion): THE NEW, MORE MODERATE TRUMP IS STILL PLANNING TO DEPORT MILLIONS
By Abigail Tracy

The Hill (Op-Ed): Economics of immigration are at odds with politics
By Benjamin Powell

Time (Op-Ed): What Americans Will Lose When They Push Immigrants Away: Doctors
By Akash Goel

Local

KUNC: In Colorado Farm Country, Immigrants Take Steps Toward Citizenship
By Luke Runyon

ABC 7 (Colorado): Undocumented Aurora mother of 4 detained for deportation by ICE after years of compliance: lawyer
By Blain Miller

Miami Herald: What activists missed in their fight to legalize undocumented immigrants
By Alfonso Chardy

Associated Press (New York): Immigration activists stage protest inside Trump Tower

WAMU (Virginia): Local Brownie Troop Donates Cookie Money To Refugees
By Patrick Fort

Associated Press (Texas): Texas getting first immigrant center built under Trump
By Meredith Hoffman

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pennsylvania): Pennsylvania Democrats facing pressure to oppose state immigration bills
By Tracie Mauriello

ABC 7 (Colorado): Children of Denver-area undocumented women living in sanctuary head to Washington
By Blair Miller and Jason Gruenauer