Daily Immigration News Clips – August 1, 2017

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


Associated Press Kelly flexes muscle his first day on the job at White House
By Vivian Salama and Jill Colvin

Washington Post Trump swears in Kelly as new chief of staff, promising a 'spectacular job'
By John Wagner

Politico Kelly's military approach to the media
By Hadas Gold

CNN Kelly sworn in as Trump's second chief of staff
By Dan Merica

ABC Trump denies there is 'WH chaos' as new chief of staff sworn in

The Hill Trump swears in new chief of staff
By Jordan Fabian

Associated Press Defiance that made Arizona sheriff popular led to downfall
By Jacques Billeaud

Associated Press Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona convicted of crime for refusing to stop targeting immigrants in traffic patrols

Associated Press Tactics, events that defined Joe Arpaio's career as sheriff

Associated Press Joe Arpaio convicted of crime for ignoring judge's order
By Jacques Billeaud

Associated Press The Latest: Joe Arpaio's lawyers say ex-sheriff will appeal

Reuters Joe Arpaio Guilty Of Criminal Contempt, Judge Rules

New York Times Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Is Convicted of Criminal Contempt
By Richard Perez-Pena

Washington Post Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of criminal contempt
By Matt Zapotosky

Wall Street Journal Former Sheriff Arpaio Found Guilty of Criminal Contempt
By Zusha Elinson

Politico 'America's toughest sheriff' found guilty of criminal contempt
By Ted Hesson

The Hill 'Sheriff Joe' Arpaio found guilty of contempt charge
By Brandon Carter Politico Job opening at DHS
By Ted Hesson

FOX Who could be the next DHS secretary?

Las Vegas Review Journal Cortez Masto, 41 other senators, urge Trump to support DACA
By Jessie Bekker

Washington Times Activists decry latest attempt to force out the Dreamers
By Stephen Dinan

Reuters Trump administration reaches deal with Texas counties on immigration
By Lisa Maria Garza

Reuters Under Trump, More Churches Offer Sanctuary but Few Seek Refuge
By Frank McGurty

Washington Post A soccer star from Gaithersburg won a college scholarship. But ICE plans to deport him.
By Rachel Chason

Associated Press Appeals court: US citizen can't sue after 3-year detention

Associated Press White House says Trump has no plans to shift cabinet members

Associated Press Sanders Says Trump Joking About Police Brutality

Reuters Trump Bump: Court Fights Draw Big Money Into Attorney General Races
By Dan Levine

Washington Post U.S. judge set to hear new challenge to Trump voter commission Tuesday
By Spencer S. Hsu

Washington Post White House says Trump was kidding about police mistreating suspects, but cops say 'it doesn't matter if he was joking'
By Mark Berman

Politico Sanders: Trump was joking when he endorsed rough police treatment of suspects

NBC Immigrant Military Recruits Wait in Limbo As Defense Program's Future Unclear
By Agnes Constante

The Hill CNN's Zakaria: Trump's win was a 'class rebellion against people like us'
By Jacqueline Thomsen

The Hill Rasmussen poll: Most don't want border wall
By Rebecca Savransky

Mother Jones Trump's Big, Beautiful Wall Will Cut Through a Big, Beautiful Texas Wildlife Refuge
By Kiah Collier and T. Christian Miller

The Hill (Op-Ed) Congress, don't give Trump's 'deportation force' a blank check
By Kate Voigt New York Times (Op-Ed) What Does It Take to 'Assimilate' in America?
By Laila Lalami

Washington Post (Opinion) Does the GOP deserve to survive?
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Social conservatives: The louder they get, the more they shrink
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's not really president - he just plays one on TV
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Kasich and Flake have a chance to make a difference
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) President Trump's claim that illegal immigration went up under past administrations
By Michelle Ye He Lee

Washington Post (Opinion) The West's anti-liberal backlash can't escape its racism
By Ishaan Tharoor

Politico (Op-Ed) My Party Is in Denial About Donald Trump
By Jeff Flake

The Atlantic (Op-Ed) The Downsides of John Kelly's Ascension
By Eliot A. Cohen

Salon (Opinion) A radical new approach to the immigration "problem": Beyond left and right, Trumpism and neoliberalism - Part one
By Anis Shivani

Arizona Republic (Op-Ed) Dreamer: Stop using us as political pawns
By Máxima Guerrero

The Nation (Opinion) John Kelly's Promotion Is a Disaster for Immigrants
By Julianne Hing


NBC 5 ICE Announces 18 New 287(g) Partnerships in Texas Monday
By Scott Gordon

WFAA 'Day of Action' demonstration planned for Fort Worth on SB 4
By Todd Unger

Corpus Christi Caller Times Three area sheriffs make ICE partnership official
By Beatriz Alvarado

The University Star Grassroots organizations submit resolution to city council against SB4
By Connor Brown

ABC Ohio mom set for deportation following traffic violation
By Karma Allen

Los Angeles Times Los Angeles father, detained by ICE after dropping daughter off at school, could be deported
By Andrea Castillo

Houston Chronicle Hundreds of American citizens end up in deportation proceedings each year, immigration data shows
By Lise Olsen

Sun Sentinel Cancer patient from Honduras wins deportation reprieve
By Mike Clary

Sun Sentinel Deportation reprieve hailed by immigration advocates fearful of 'silent raids'
By Mike Clary

Sacramento Bee She's on frontlines of Trump immigration battles. And she's ready for skirmishes.
By Stephen Magagnini

LAist Father Detained By ICE While Dropping Daughter At School Could Be Deported Next Week
By Julia Wick

Press Herald Hundreds gather in Painesville to protest Latina's imminent deportation
By Jonathan Tressler

Cleveland Plain Dealer Deportee kidnap victim freed, talks of beatings and starvation (photos)
By Michael Sangiacomo

WKYC Lake County deportee kidnapped and held in Mexico?
By Dawn Kendrick


WKYC Undocumented Painesville woman facing deportation

WXYZ More people facing deportation by US and Trump Administration getting support
By Jim Kiertzner

Al Dia Undocumented seeking asylum goes to her hearing protected by her community

The Post Star In Fort Edward, a church flock is lost
By David Blow

CBS Bay Area ICE Agents Looking For Hayward Man Detain 2 Of His Neighbors

ABC 5 Painesville Mom of four to be deported back to Mexico following traffic violation
By James Gherardi

KPCC Politicon debate on immigration and the wall turns heated
By Renee Gross

Associated Press (Pennsylvania) AP source: Barletta to seek US Senate seat held by Bob Casey
By Marc Levy

New York Times (New York) Mayor and City Council Make Deal on Lawyers for Immigrants
By Liz Robbins

New York Times (New York) Federal Jail in Brooklyn Faces a String of Sexual Assault Cases
By Joseph Goldstein

Politico (New York) Anonymous donation settles City Hall dispute over immigrant legal services
By Gloria Pazmino

The Hill (Pennsylvania) GOP rep to run for Senate in Pennsylvania: report
By Mallory Shelbourne

KRWG (Op-Ed) DACA Works - Why Protections and Opportunities for Dreamers are Good for Texas and America