Daily Immigration News Clips – March 27, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 27, 2017


Washington Post: Immigration lawyers warn of visa delays and more denials with beefed-up vetting
By Carol Morello and Erin Cunningham

Washington Post: 'I'll be in Canada': More students are looking to head north
By Susan Svrluga

Washington Post: She helped deport hundreds of undocumented immigrants. Now she's fighting for them.
By Steve Hendrix

Washington Post: Trump supporter thought president would only deport 'bad hombres.' Instead, her husband is being deported.
By Peter Holley

Politico: Court officers union tells members to cooperate '100 percent' with ICE
By Colby Hamilton, Gloria Pazmino, and Azi Paybarah

Politico: Few guarantees as local governments plot 'sanctuary' policy
By Gloria Pazmino, Carla Marinucci, and Sergio Bustos

The Atlantic: Trump's Anti-Immigrant Policies Are Scaring Eligible Families Away From the Safety Net
By Annie Lowrey

Univision: Trump publishes list of alleged crimes by immigrants: the majority are Latinos who haven't been convicted
By Damià S. Bonmatí and Jorge Cancino

Huffington Post: Trump Is Relocating Immigration Judges To Speed Deportations. It May Not Work.
By Roque Planas

The Hill: ICE ramping up operations in sanctuary cities: report
By Max Greenwood

Fusion: ICE quietly updates rule to make it easier to detain even more immigrants
By Jorge Rivas

New York Times: The New Currency Champ Lives South of the Border
By Jeff Sommer

Washington Post: New research finds the U.S. may not need a wall to keep immigrants out
By Ana Swanson

Bloomberg: Trump's Wall Is 30 Feet of Scary Politics for Builders
By Thomas Black

The Hill: Calif. gov: 'We're not going to bring stupid lawsuits' over border wall
By Max Greenwood

Associated Press: Judge in Virginia declines to block travel ban

Associated Press: The Latest: Appeals court sets hearing in travel ban case

New York Times: Toronto Schools to Cease Field Trips to U.S.
By Craig S. Smith

Boston Globe: Through the closing door
By Jenna Russell

Associated Press: US immigration judge grants asylum to Singapore teen blogger
By Sophia Tareen

Associated Press: Cubans say they entered US before end of immigration policy
By Juan A. Lozano

New York Times: Unity, Instead of Fear, After Swastikas Are Carved Into a Church Door
By James Barron

New York Times: 'What Is Sleep?' Asks Reporter on the Border Beat
By Jennifer Krauss

Reuters: Treehouses and Mansions: Life in the Shadow of the U.S.-Mexico Fence
By Gabriel Stargardter

Washington Post: Protesters question school safety, immigration policy after reported rape
By Antonio Olivo

Washington Post: Threats and safety concerns follow Rockville High rape case
By Donna St. George

Politico: Univision anchor: GOP Congress is shunning us
By Hadas Gold

Univision: From laying bricks to searching for bodies: this bereaved father helped find Mexico's largest mass grave
By Sergio Rincón and Esther Poveda

New York Times (Editorial): An Abdication on Human Rights

Washington Post (Editorial): In Maryland, a good compromise on immigration

New York Times (Opinion): When Your Commute Includes Hearing 'You Don't Belong in This Country'
By Anna North

Washington Post (Opinion): The far right turned this Muslim woman into a 'monster' online. That's despicable.
By Amanda Erickson

Washington Post (Op-Ed): There's a big part of rural America that everyone's ignoring
By Mara Casey Tieken

Wall Street Journal (Op-Ed): The Real Immigration Debate: Whom to Let In and Why
By Mark Krikorian

Los Angeles Times (Op-Ed): L.A. needs to provide attorneys to immigrants facing deportation
By Bruce J. Einhorn

MarketWatch (Opinion): Immigration reform could be the win that Trump and the economy need
By Peter Morici


KOMO (Washington): Tacoma man ordered to pay for role in 'Notario Scam'; experts warn of immigration fraud

Chicago Tribune: Skilled immigrants often struggle to put degrees, credentials to use in U.S.
By Alison Bowen and Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz

Associated Press: 'Dreamer' immigrant in Oregon detained by US authorities

Willamette Week: ICE Arrests Portland Man Who Was Protected Under Obama Immigration Program, ACLU Says
By Corey Pein

Associated Press: Sheriff: ICE arrests 26 parolees during community service

Associated Press: Immigrants find sanctuary in growing Austin church network
By Claudia Lauer

Washington Post (Virginia): Republicans running for Va. governor make starkly different pitches
By Laura Vozzella

Roanoke Times (Opinion): Editorial: Maybe rural Virginia needs more immigration, not less