Daily Immigration News Clips – July 26, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 26, 2017


CBS News California teacher held at border checkpoint: "It made me feel sick to get asked"

Politico House Republicans seek to dodge border wall vote
By Ted Hesson

Bloomberg Government Shutdown Odds Grow With GOP Border Wall Funding Bill
By Erik Wasson and Roxana Tiron

Cronkite News Defense spending bill could include $1.6 billion to start border wall
By Megan Janetsky

Arizona Republic Where there's a will, is there a wall? Building Trump's border wall won't be cheap
By Ronald J. Hansen

The Hill Conservative rep downplays shutdown over border wall
By Niv Elis

Brownsville Herald Officials confirm preliminary border wall work near Mission butterfly center
By Lorenzo Zazueta-Castro

Associated Press Justice Dept. rules intensify crackdown on sanctuary cities
By Sadie Gurman and Gene Johnson

Reuters Sessions Sets Limits on U.S. Federal Funding for Sanctuary Cities
By Julia Edwards Ainsley

New York Times Sessions Once Again Threatens Sanctuary Cities
By Vivian Yee and Rebecca R. Ruiz

Wall Street Journal Justice Department Warns of Withholding Grants From Sanctuary Cities
By Laura Meckler

Politico Justice Department makes new move against sanctuary cities
By Josh Gerstein

The Hill Trump admin escalates crackdown on sanctuary cities
By Olivia Beavers

Daily Beast It's Official: Attorney General Jeff Sessions Takes On Sanctuary Cities
By Betsy Woodruff

Associated Press The Latest: Top Texas police chiefs oppose 'bathroom bill'

New Yorker Texas 'Bathroom Bill' a Product of GOP Right-Wing Competition
By Ed Kilgore

Houston Chronicle Bathroom bill primed for debate today
By Jeremy Wallace

Associated Press The Latest: deported 19-year-old Guatemalan among the dead

Reuters Survivors of Texas Truck Where 10 Immigrants Died Seek to Trade Testimony for Visas
By Jim Forsyth

Reuters Poverty, Jobs and Debt Drive Migrants to Suffocating Texas Truck
By Michael O'Boyle

Washington Post Trucking company associated with migrant smuggling case has history of complaints, legal problems
By Abigail Hauslohner

Washington Post 19-year-old who died on truck in Texas grew up in Northern Va., was deported
By Maria Sacchetti, Moriah Balingit and Fenit Nirappil

NBC News Border Patrol Says It's Barred From Searching Cloud Data on Phones
By E. D. Cauchi

Associated Press Trump vents anew on Sessions, who's under pressure to quit
By Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire

Washington Post Capitol Hill throws up red flags as Trump moves on Sessions and possibly Mueller
By Mike DeBonis

Washington Post The standoff between Trump and Sessions escalates
By Devlin Barrett, Philip Rucker and Sari Horwitz

Wall Street Journal Republicans, Former DOJ Officials Come to Sessions' Defense
By Del Quentin Wilber, Aruna Viswanatha and Beth Reinhard

Politico Republicans rush to Sessions' defense

The Hill Trump turns up heat on AG Sessions over recusal
By Jordan Fabian, Jonathan Easley and Morgan Chalfant

The Hill GOP senators back Sessions after Trump attacks
By Max Greenwood

The Hill Breitbart slams Trump for 'hypocrisy' over Sessions attacks
By Robin Eberhardt

Associated Press With church backing, housekeeper defies US deportation order
By Pat Eaton-Robb

Associated Press Trump taking victory lap in Ohio
By Vivian Salama

Politico At Ohio rally, Trump keeps making campaign promises
By Annie Karni

Associated Press US Muslims see friendly neighbors, but a foe in White House
By Rachel Zoll

Associated Press ICE: Massachusetts court decision 'weakens' law enforcement

New York Times Senator Jeff Flake, Facing Twin Threats, Is Said to Take on G.O.P. Rift in New Book
By Alexander Burns

Washington Post Discrimination against Muslims is increasing in U.S., Pew study finds
By Abigail Hauslohner

Wall Street Journal Muslims Grow More Anxious About Discrimination, Survey Finds
By Ian Lovett

TIME British Newlyweds Say They Were Sent Home After a 26-Hour Detention in Los Angeles Airport
By Ryan Kilpatrick

Washington Post (Editorial) The migrants who died in misery last weekend won't be the last

Boston Globe (Editorial) Momentous SJC immigration ruling still needs legislative support

Star Telegram (Editorial) Keep politics out of this tragedy, Dan Patrick

Bloomberg (Opinion) Trump Is Winning His War on Immigration
By Francis Wilkinson

Foreign Policy (Opinion) The Gross Misconduct of Radwan Ziadeh's Asylum Denial
By Suzanne Nossel

New York Times (Opinion) A Trump Tower of Absolute Folly
By Ross Douthat

Washington Post (Opinion) Dear Sen. McCain: Here's your chance to prove you're really a 'maverick'
By Paul Waldman

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Jeff Sessions has done more for Trumpism than anyone. Trump still wants to ditch him.
By Rick Wilson

Wall Street Journal (LTE) The Dreamers Are a Good Part of America's Future
By Terry W. Hartle


New York Times (New York) Trump to Visit Long Island in Wake of MS-13 Gang Arrests
By Liz Robbins

San Diego Tribune (California) San Diego teacher refuses to answer Border Patrol questions at checkpoint
By Kate Morrissey

New Haven Register Deported Connecticut Army veteran gains U.S. citizenship, reunites with family
By Peggy McCarthy

Hartford Courant New Haven To Provide Guide For Families Facing Deportation
By Josh Kovner

Christian Post Samuel Rodriguez Condemns Trump Admin for Arresting Evangelical Pastor Facing Deportation
By Samuel Rodriguez

Phoenix New Times 10 States Threaten to Sue Trump to End DACA: Where Does Arizona Stand?
By Joseph Flaherty

Chicago Sun Times (Opinion) STEINBERG: Russian artist fighting to make America her home
By Neil Steinberg