Daily Immigration News Clips – August 28, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 28, 2017


Reveal: ICE plans to outsource data collection on 500,000 people a month
By Patrick Michels

Politico Trump administration introduces green card hurdle
By Ted Hesson

Associated Press Critics: Trump pardon his latest affront against judiciary
By Darlene Superville

Associated Press A look at the president's pardon power and how it works

Associated Press The Latest: McCain critical of president's pardon of Arpaio

Associated Press The Latest: Senator critical of Trump's pardon of Arpaio

Associated Press With Trump pardon, Arpaio again wiggles out of legal trouble
By Jacques Billeaud

Associated Press The Latest: McCain critical of president's pardon of Arpaio

Associated Press Trump's first pardon spares political ally Arpaio
By Jacques Billeaud and Darlene Superville

Reuters Trump Pardons Ex-Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio
By Bill Trott

Reuters Trump Was Wrong to Pardon Controversial Sheriff, Ryan Says
By Patrick Rucker

New York Times Latinos Express Outrage After Trump Pardons Arpaio
By Simon Romero

New York Times Trump's Brand of Law and Order Leaves Leeway on the Law
By Maggie Haberman

New York Times Trump Pardons Joe Arpaio, Who Became Face of Crackdown on Illegal Immigration
By Julie Hirschfeld David and Maggie Haberman

New York Times Trump Asked Top Aides Months Ago if Arpaio Case Could Be Dropped, Officials Say
By Maggie Haberman

New York Times A Guide to Joe Arpaio, the Longtime Sheriff Who Escaped Strife
By Jacey Fortin

Washington Post White House aide defends Trump's pardon of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio
By Abby Philip

Washington Post Arpaio, 85, hints at return to politics after pardon from Trump
By Amy B. Wang

Washington Post Trump pardons former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio
By Devlin Barrett and Abby Phillip

Washington Post How ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio wound up facing jail time before Trump pardoned him
By Tom Jackman

Washington Post Trump pardons former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio
By Devlin Barrett and Abby Phillip

Washington Post What authoritarianism experts think of Trump's decision to pardon Joe Arpaio
By Amanda Erikson

Washington Post Trump pardons controversial former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio
By Abby Philip

Washington Post Trump asked Sessions about closing case against Arpaio, an ally since 'birtherism'
By Philip Rucker and Ellen Nakashima

Washington Post Trump gives new meaning to the Friday night news dump, enraging his critics
By Abby Phillip

Washington Post Kasich: Trump used Arpaio pardon as a 'political wedge'
By Paige Winfield Cunningham

Wall Street Journal Trump Pardons Ex-Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio
By Laura Meckler, Ted Mann, and Alicia A. Caldwell

Wall Street Journal House Speaker Paul Ryan Criticizes Donald Trump's Pardon for Joe Arpaio
By Peter Nicholas

Wall Street Journal Joe Arpaio on Criticism of His Pardon: GOP Should Rally Behind Donald Trump
By Shane Harris

Politico Trump pardons former Sheriff Arpaio
By Ted Hesson and Cristiano Lima

NBC Relationship Between Trump and Arpaio Began with 'Birtherism'

The Hill Arpaio plans Monday press conference after Trump pardon
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Ryan breaks with Trump on Arpaio pardon
By Brooke Seipel

The Hill ACLU: Trump's pardon of Arpaio 'a presidential endorsement of racism'
By Brandon Carter

The Hill Breitbart: Ryan 'throws in with leftists' with criticism of Arpaio pardon
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Trump adviser: 'Not too many people care about' Arpaio right now
By Rebecca Savransky

The Hill Dems slam Trump for pardoning Arpaio during hurricane
By Taylor Lorenz

The Hill Jorge Ramos: Trump 'defending racism' by pardoning Arpaio
By Mallory Shelbourne

The Hill Trump asked Sessions to drop charges against Arpaio months ago: report
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Former inmate in Arpaio's jail condemns pardon
By Julia Manchester

The Hill McCain blasts Trump over Arpaio pardon
By Brandon Carter

The Hill Arpaio thanks Trump for pardoning him
By Julia Manchester

The Hill GOP rep: Trump pardoned someone 'who ignored Bill of Rights'
By Taylor Lorenz

The Hill Flake challenger praise's Trump pardon of Arpaio
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Phoenix mayor rips Trump: Pardoning Arpaio 'a slap in the face'
By Brandon Carter

Associated Press National security aide Sebastian Gorka leaves White House
By Garance Burke and Catherine Lucey?

The Hill Gorka leaves White House post
By Julia Manchester and Katie Bo Williams

The Hill Durbin: Even outside White House Gorka should be investigated for neo-Nazi ties
By Julia Manchester

Associated Press Trump expected to decide soon on fate of young immigrants
By Jill Colvin

Reuters Trump Likely to Rescind Obama 'Dreamer' Program: Media Reports
By Mica Rosenberg

New York Times 'Dreamer' Plan That Aided 800,000 Immigrants Is Threatened
By Miriam Jordan

Wall Street Journal States Pressure Trump to End 'Dreamers' Program
By Laura Meckler

NBC Trump Likely to End DACA Immigrant Program
By Pete Williams and Julia Ainsley

Los Angeles Times California Republicans are urging Trump to support DACA
By Sarah D. White

Huffpost Dreamers Vow To 'Fight Like Hell' To Defend DACA Amid Rumors Trump Will End Program
By Elise Foley

The Hill Trump likely to end protections for 'Dreamers': report
By Rafael Bernal

The Hill Activists scramble amid reports Trump to end protections for 'Dreamers'
By Rafael Bernal

Elite Daily Trump Might End A Program That Protects Illegal Immigrants Who Came As Children
By Joseph Milord

Associated Press The Latest: Texas cities start assessing hurricane damage

Associated Press The Latest: FEMA tells residents to heed its future orders

Associated Press The Latest: Sheriff's deputies spot tornado north of Houston

Washington Post In effort to show engagement on hurricane, Trump responds via Twitter
By Abby Phillip

Politico Texas governor says 3,000 guard troops activated in response to Harvey
By Renuka Rayasam

The Hill Texas gov: Undocumented immigrants won't have to show ID to get into evacuation centers
By Josh Delk

The Hill Trump faces leadership test with Hurricane Harvey
By Jonathan Easley

The Hill Trump signs disaster declaration for Texas as Hurricane Harvey makes landfall
By Julia Manchester

The Hill White House seeks to reassure nation on hurricane response
By Jonathan Easley

The Hill Border Patrol to keep Texas immigration checkpoints open during hurricane
By John Bowden

The Hill Texas town hit hard by Hurricane Harvey
By Josh Delk

By Ted Hesson

Politico Ex-Trump adviser helps Iraqis the president wants to deport - for a price
By Nahal Toosi

Politico Trump: 'Saving lives' top priority in Harvey relief efforts
By Cristiano Lima

The Hill Dem senator: Government has 'no business' deporting immigrants who have been in US for years
By Mallory Shelbourne

The Hill ICE defends actions after 50 immigrants reportedly left at bus station
By Ellen Mitchell

Associated Press Trump administration opposes Chicago request for injunction

Associated Press Tense, peaceful exchanges among Berkeley rallies protesters
By Paul Elias

Associated Press Black-clad anarchists storm Berkeley rally, assaulting 5
By Paul Elias and Jocelyn Gecker

Reuters U.N. Official Urges Mexico and U.S. to Boost Refugee Protection

Reuters Republican Kasich, Democrat Hickenlooper Mull Joint White House Run: Media
By Mohammad Zargham and Steve Holland

Reuters U.S. Border Agents Find Smuggling Tunnel in San Diego

New York Times Service Union Plans Big Push to Turn Midwest Political Tide
By Noam Sheiber

New York Times Late Wages for Migrant Workers at a Trump Golf Course in Dubai
By Peter S. Goodman

Washington Post RNC condemns white supremacy but makes no mention of Trump's remarks
By David Weigel

Washington Post Foundation Started by Charlottesville Victim's Mother Promotes Social Justice
By Yamiche Alcindor

Washington Post Photos tell intimate stories of human despair, loss and ultimately, resilience in Latin America

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Considering Cuts to Cultural Exchange Visas
By Laura Meckler

Politico Bannon's back: A week in Breitbart headlines
By Madeline Conway

Politico Trump travel ban back in court Monday
By Josh Gertstein

The Hill GOP floats condemning Charlottesville violence
By Mike Lillis

The Hill Trump considering cuts to au pair work visas: report
By Julia Manchester

The Hill Officials worry as Trump delays picking DHS chief
By Katie Bo Williams

The Hill Threats of political violence rise in polarized Trump era
By Melanie Zanona

Washington Post (Editorial) The Afghanistan heroes who haven't even gotten a thank-you

New York Times (Op-Ed) A Pardon for Arpaio Would Put Trump in Uncharted Territory
By Martin D. Redish

Washington Post (Opinion) A Trump supporter was sucker-punched by a counterprotester. Why isn't it a hate crime?
By Lindsey Bever

Washington Post (Op-Ed) I was one of Joe Arpaio's victims. He doesn't deserve a pardon.
By Dan Magos

Washington Post (Op-Ed) I am a 'dreamer.' I cannot rest easy.
By Carlos

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump is a novice protectionist
By George F. Will

Washington Post (Opinion) If he'll pardon Arpaio, why wouldn't Trump pardon those who ignore Robert Mueller?
By Philip Bump

Washington Post (Op-Ed) President Trump's refugee ban is splitting our family apart
By Tianna Rooney and Todd Rooney

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's pardon of Arpaio fits a pattern: A divider, not a uniter
By Dan Balz

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump takes another authoritarian turn with Arpaio pardon
By Ishaan Tharoor

Washington Post (Opinion) Is accepting a pardon an admission of guilt?
By Eugene Volokh

Washington Post (Opinion) The generals running the government can't do it all
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) The year I spent in Joe Arpaio's tent jail was hell. He should never walk free.
By Francisco Chairez

Washington Post (Opinion) Most Americans don't want the wall, don't think Mexico will pay for it and don't believe it will happen
By Philip Bump

Washington Post (Opinion) The Daily 202: Hurricane Harvey will be Trump's first major natural disaster test
By James Hohmann

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Forty years ago I ?ed despotism in Cuba. Now I'm ?ghting it here in America.
By Edel Rodriguez

Washington Post (Opinion) President Trump's flagrant Friday night news dump
By Abby Phillips

Washington Post (Op-Ed) The problem with Joe Arpaio's pardon isn't the process. The problem is Joe Arpaio.
By Josh Chafetz

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump has over-promised to his base. That makes a terrible outcome more likely.
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump provokes widespread anxiety
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) 'Fox & Friends' guest: Former sheriff Arpaio deserves pardon, Medal of Freedom
By Erik Wemple

New York Magazine (Opinion) Joe Arpaio's Pardon Is Donald Trump's Gravest Abuse of Power Yet
By Cristian Farias

Vox (Opinion) DACA, explained: why Donald Trump holds the fate of a generation of immigrants in his hands
By Dara Lind

The Hill (Op-Ed) Pardoning Joe Arpaio undermines respect for the law
By Renato Mariotti

The Hill (Op-Ed) We still have more hate to remove from the White House
By Brent Wilkes

The Hill (Op-Ed) Juan Williams: Trump's shutdown gamble
By Juan Williams


Cronkite News Arizona lawmakers praise, condemn Trump's pardon of Arpaio

Cincinnati Enquirer Immigrant mom free, but for how long?
By Mark Curnutte

Cincinnati Enquirer Obama program for young immigrants in danger
By Mark Curnutte

WMFE Central Florida Lawmakers, Young Immigrants Talk DACA Future Over Dinner
By Renata Sago

By Alana Campbell

Orlando Political Observer Central Florida Lawmakers Meet With Florida Immigrants as part of "Dreamer Dinners" Campaign
By Doug Kaplan

Eagle Country UPDATE: Once Facing Deportation, Florence Mother Reunited With Family
By Mike Perleberg

Wall Street Journal Nebraska Republican Tries to Tread Middle Path at Town Hall Meeting
By Kristina Peterson

Tampa Bay Times Miami Republicans tell Trump to save DACA
By Alex Leary

Nevada Independent Five years of dreams: A retrospective on the anniversary of DACA
By Luz Gray

WSVN Activists, lawmakers discuss DACA at SW Miami-Dade dinner

WCPO President Trump could end DACA program for immigrants brought to U.S. as children

Texas Tribune Border Patrol says Texas checkpoints to remain open during Hurricane Harvey
By Julian Aguilar

Los Angeles Times Some good news for a family whose jailed father is facing deportation to Guatemala
By Robin Abcarian

Dallas Morning News 'Willful blindness': Deportees becoming easy prey for gangs along the U.S.-Mexico border
By Alfredo Ca

NBC 4 Community Saddened by Deportation of Northern Virginia Pastor

Cleveland Plain Dealer Deported Painesville mom: 'They treat us like insects, they don't care if we live or die' (photos)
By Michael Sangiocomo

Cleveland Plain Dealer Kidnapped in Mexico: Painesville deportee shares harrowing story of capture, beatings
By Michael Sangiocomo

The Hill (Tennessee) Trump attacks Corker: 'Tennessee not happy' with GOP senator
By Elliot Smilowitz

Arizona Republic (Editorial) Donald Trump just resurrected Joe Arpaio from irrelevance

Chicago Sun Times (Editorial) Defend Dreamers, President Trump, not a lawbreaking sheriff

SF Gate (Editorial) Arpaio pardon was an affront to justice

Spokane Review (Editorial) America degraded by immigration politics

Atlanta Journal Constitution (Op-Ed) Real immigration reform helps Ga., U.S. and workers
By Bruce Seaman and Sam Zamarripa

Shareblue (Opinion) Trump breaks with tradition at the border, sacrifices safety as Hurricane Harvey approaches
By Oliver Willis

Splinter (Opinion) Why You Should Stop Using the Term DREAMer
By Jorge Rivas