Daily Immigration News Clips – July 24, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 24, 2017


NBC Trump's immigration crackdown straining courts, advocates say
By Alex Rafferty

Associated Press Visa issues take spotlight after Burundi teens exit event
By Matthew Barakat

McClatchy Trump's immigration crackdown is stressing out deployed US troops
By Vera Bergengruen

New Yorker The Mothers Being Deported by Trump
By Sarah Stillman

Reuters Exclusive-U.S. Immigration Raids to Target Teenaged Suspected Gang Members
By Julia Edwards Ainsley

The Hill Immigration agents planning raids next week targeting teenage gang members
By John Bowden

Associated Press Suspect due in court Monday after 9 die in sweltering truck
By Will Weissert and Eric Gay

Associated Press How smugglers use trucks with sometimes deadly results
By Michael Tarm

Reuters Death Toll in Suspected Texas Human Smuggling Case Rises to Nine
By Barbara Goldberg

New York Times At Least 9 Are Dead After Truck With Dozens Found at Walmart Parking Lot in San Antonio
By David Montgomery, Manny Fernandez, and Yonette Joseph

Washington Post Texas tragedy: 9 dead after police find a truck at a Walmart - a 'horrific' case of suspected smuggling
By Avi Selk and Eva Ruth Moravec

Wall Street Journal Suspected Human-Trafficking Crime Leaves Nine Dead in Texas
By Scott Calvert

The Hill Texas lawmakers condemn San Antonio trafficking deaths
By Olivia Beavers

NBC Democratic Attorneys General Ask Trump to Keep DACA
By Suzanne Gamboa

NPR 20 Attorneys General Write To Trump, Urging Him To Keep DACA
By Bill Chappell

Associated Press Sessions: Officials should consider harm of sanctuary city
By Errin Haines Whack

New York Times Sessions Presses Immigration Agenda in Philadelphia, a Sanctuary City
By Rebecca R. Ruiz

Politico Sessions slams Philadelphia over sanctuary city policy
By Josh Gerstein

CBS Sessions calls on local officials to comply with immigration crackdown
By Roxana Saberi

The Hill California judge refuses to lift block on Trump's sanctuary cities order
By Julia Manchester

NBC Hispanic Retail Sales Stumble as Immigrants Stay Home and Hoard
By Ben Popkin

NPR Chaldean Christians, Who Helped Bring Trump Victory, Now Face Deportation

The Intercept With a Michigan City Fighting Back, DHS Pushes a Controversial Deportation Forward
By Maryam Saleh

BBC Irish immigrant's arrest highlights race's role in deportation
By Kenya Downs

WBUR Riding With ICE: 'We're Trying To Do The Right Thing'
By John Burnett

The Independent Donald Trump's immigration crackdown encapsulated in poignant images of father being deported
By Charlotte Beale

Austin American Statesman 123 arrested across Texas, including 13 in Austin, in immigration sweep
By Roberto Villalpando

WFSB Quiet nights of waiting for one Norwalk woman facing deportation
By Rebecca Cashman

Associated Press College groups warn new rules could keep the most talented international students out
By Susan Svrluga

Associated Press Dozens of foreign workers sought for Trump's Florida clubs

Associated Press Without Visas, Carnival Workers Are Trapped at Home in Mexico
By Paulina Villegas and Victoria Burnett

Associated Press Stage set for ruling in Mexican-American studies trial

New York Times Haitian Immigrants With Temporary Status Await Trump's Next Move
By Khorri Atkinson

Reuters Flow of Asylum Seekers Crossing Into Canada From U.S. Rises in June
By Anna Mehler Paperny

Washington Post Politicians can't seem to do it, but these citizens are learning how to find common ground
By Colby Itkowitz

Washington Post Trump's new team offers muddled messages on sanctions, pardons
By David Nakamura and Ashley Parker

Washington Post 'Muslim Town': How one American city embraced a Muslim community in decline
By Abigail Hauslohner

The Hill Dems to unveil 'better deal' messaging campaign Monday
By Mike Lillis

The Hill Mexican politicians have a new piñata: Donald Trump
By Rafael Bernal

The Hill Top Dem: Trump's voter fraud commission will accomplish what Putin wants
By Julia Manchester

Daily Beast Immigration Hardliners to Donald Trump: Don't Mess With Jeff Sessions
By Betsy Woodruff

Washington Post (Editorial) Secretary Kelly, when will you speak up for 'dreamers'?

Sun Sentinel (Editorial) DREAMers belong here, should be protected

Mercury News (Editorial) Lindsey Graham, our hero on the Dream Act

New York Times (Opinion) Traveling in the Wake of Immigration Arrests
By Jennifer Medina and Miriam Jordan

New York Times (Op-Ed) My Grandfather, My 'Bona Fide' Best Friend
By Wajahat Ali

New York Times (Op-Ed) What Is America to Me?
By Margaret Renkl

Washington Post (Opinion) Are we heading toward a constitutional crisis?
By Greg Sargent

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

Washington Post (Op-Ed) The new Detroit's fatal flaw
By Heather Ann Thompson

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed) What Truman Can Teach Trump
By Walter Russell Mead

Forbes (Op-Ed) Travel Ban Would Have Blocked World-Renowned Mathematician
By Stuart Anderson

Fortune (Op-Ed) Ending This Immigration Program Would Devastate the Economy
By Julissa Arce

The Hill (Op-Ed) Will Trump's base turn on him for immigration double talk?
By Raoul Lowery Contreras

The Hill (Op-Ed) We looked upon evil and we blinked
By Bruce. J. Einhorn

The Hill (Op-Ed) A new era in border security
By Rep. John R. Carter

My San Antonio (Op-Ed) Congress' do-nothing immigration bills
By Ruben Navarrette Jr.


The Guardian Florida county sued for detention of US citizen at behest of immigration officials
By Richard Luscombe

Yakima Herald Washington state attorney general goes to bat for DACA program
By Alex Rebimbal

Associated Press Connecticut governor visits woman taking sanctuary in church
By Pat Eaton-Robb

ABC Connecticut mother facing deportation seeks sanctuary in local church
By Morgan Winsor

Reuters Guatemala-Born Mother of Four in Connecticut Church to Avoid Deportation
By Gabriella Borter

Associated Press (Virginia) Virginia governor's debate revolves around 'dangerous' Trump
By Alan Suderman

Associated Press (Minnesota) Minneapolis shooting brings unwelcome attention to Somalis
By Amy Forliti and Steve Karnowski?

New York Times (New York) Bronx Hotline Helps People Make the Right Call After an Arrest
By Ashley Southall

New York Times (New York) After Election, More New Yorkers Tell Volunteer Groups, 'I Can Help'
By James Barron

The Islands' Sounder (Washington) Immigration group celebrates success
By Mandi Johnson

Cleveland Plain Dealer Jesus Lara Lopez family fundraiser tops $22,700 following deportation
By Michael Sangiacomo

Waco Tribune Herald (Op-Ed) James C. Harrington, guest columnist: Economic boycott will stop war on immigrants
By James C. Harrington

Dallas Morning News (Op-Ed) Increasingly anti-business, Republicans have just about dismantled the Texas Miracle
By Richard Parker

Des Moines Register (Opinion) Steve King and RAGBRAI: The ultimate contrast?
By Kyle Munson

Cleveland Plain Dealer (LTE) I hope a way can be found to keep Jesus Lara Lopez from deportation: Letter to the Editor