Daily Immigration News Clips – August 11, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 11, 2017.


CNN Trump immigration plan to cost 4.6 million jobs, Ivy League study finds
By Patrick Gillespie and Tal Kopan

The Atlantic Trump's Immigration Agenda Makes a Fundamental Miscalculation
By Ronald Brownstein

Vice News "Now Everybody is a Target"
By Taylor Dolven

New York Times What Crime Victims Think About Trump's Criminal Justice Agenda
By Timothy Williams

Washington Post Trump is deporting fewer immigrants than Obama, including criminals
By Maria Sacchetti

Vox Fewer immigrants are being deported under Trump than under Obama
By Dara Lind

The Hill Feinstein: Trump immigration policies 'cruel and arbitrary'
By Josh Delk

Foreign Policy Immigration Bill Would Ramp Up Mass Surveillance at the Border
By Jenna McLaughlin and Kavitha Surana

The Hill New GOP immigration bill would drastically increase border surveillance: report
By Brandon Carter

Reuters Quebec Border Camp Swells With Asylum Seekers From U.S., Many Haitian
By Anna Mehler Paperny

New York Times A Surge of Migrants Crossing Into Quebec Tests Canada's Welcome
By Dan Levin

Buzzfeed It's Really Happening: People Are Fleeing The US Because Of Trump
By Ross Troup Buchanan

Reuters U.S. Judge Deals Blow to Texas' 'Sanctuary City' Law
By Jon Herskovitz

CNN Texas wanted a judge to pre-emptively approve its anti-sanctuary city law. It didn't work
By Lauren Kent

Huffington Post Judge Tosses Texas Request To Declare Anti-Sanctuary Law Constitutional
By Roque Planas

Dallas Morning News Cornyn's new push against sanctuary cities could put him at odds with some Texas mayors
By Tom Benning

Associated Press NAFTA negotiations could mark end of era for Mexican exports
By Mark Stevenson

Reuters Defense Secretary Mattis Sees Growth for Silicon Valley Defense Unit
By Dustin Volz

Washington Post Border wall hits close to home
By Elise Viebeck, Videos by Bastien Inzaurralde, Portraits by Matt McClain

Wall Street Journal Do Businesses Need Foreign Workers? Martha's Vineyard Is Finding Out
By Laura Meckler

Politico Trump administration closing civil rights cases at an increased rate
By Benjamin Wermund

The Hill Rahm goes national with Trump feud
By Mike Lillis

The Advocate (Editorial) Move carefully on immigration

Washington Post (Letter to the Editor) A few important facts to consider on immigration
By Chris Morehouse

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Ed Gillespie: 'The American Dream is About Opportunity' | Campaign 2017
By Ed Gillespie

Washington Post (Opinion) Think millennials are woke? A new poll suggests some are still sleeping on racism.
By Nicole Lewis

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Instead of building a big, beautiful wall, we should rethink our idea of borders
By Keren Weitzberg

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump's 'unhinged' presidency, perfectly captured in two sentences
By Greg Sargent

Rolling Stone (Opinion) Trump Proves It: GOP's Immigration Stance Was Never About the Rule of Law
By Joshua Holland

The Hill (Op-Ed) Congress' chance to do right by America's youth

Baltimore Sun (Op-Ed) Bishops: anti-immigrant sentiment a test of our faith
By William Gohl Jr., Eugene Taylor Sutton, and Chilton Knudsen

Waco Tribune-Herald (Op-Ed) Time to rally for 'Dreamers' for viable U.S. worforce, stronger society
By Kevin Brackmeyer


Los Angeles Times Immigration appeals court throws out deportation order for man detained by ICE after dropping daughter off at school
By Adnrea Castillo

The Californian Immigration, labor shortage among agriculture industry's top concerns
By Amy Wu

ABC 7 Spike in Chicago immigration arrests, deportations
By Chuck Goudie and Christine Tressel

MLive Ann Arbor restaurant refused kitchen entry to ICE agents, owner says
By Jessica Haynes

Sacramento Bee Reuniting families has driven U.S. immigration. What would ending that mean for Californians?
By Hannah Knowles

Sacramento Bee Undocumented immigrant back home from ICE detention, but faces deportation in 3 months
By Anita Chabria

San Diego Union Tribune Woman says immigration agent pulled gun on her on freeway
By Lyndsay Winkley

San Antonio Current Fake Cards Appear in San Antonio, Offering $100 to Anyone Who Reports Undocumented Immigrants to ICE
By Alex Zielinski

New York Daily News Undocumented immigrant who ID'd killers in Brooklyn murder cases to be released despite opposition from feds
By James Fanelli

WOSU Councilwoman Brown Meets With Immigration Leaders About Risk Of DACA Repeal
By Esther Honig

KUOW With A DACA Summer Job, A Bumper Crop Of Worry
By Esmy Jimenez

New Haven Register DACA recipients, supporters gather in city
By Claire Dignan

The Blaze College offers special workshops, events for freshman Dreamers
By Beth Baumann

Associated Press (Texas) Texas cuts aid to 'colonias' after years of offering help
By Paul J. Weber

Washington Post (Virginia) Another poll gives Northam a slight edge over Gillespie in Va. governor's race
By Fenit Nirappil

Washington Post (Virginia) No summer break: Candidates hit the airwaves in Virginia's race for governor.
By Gregory S. Schneider

Denver Post (Editorial) Trump was right to let Dreamers stay; Congress should, too

El Paso Times (Editorial) An abominable immigration plan

Aurora Sentinel (Editorial) Trump immigration reform plan ensures everyone loses

San Francisco Chronicle (Opinion) Immigration proposal a loss for families and America
By Vanessa Hua

Buffalo News (New York, Opinion) Viewpoints: Immigration policy threatens area's transformation to a knowledge-based economy
By Paul Tesluk