Daily Immigration News Clips – June 16, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on June 16, 2017


Huffington Post The 'Behind the Scenes' Muslim Ban And Its Invisible Victims
By Negar Mortazavi

USA Today DREAMers on edge over Trump on fifth anniversary of protected status
By Alan Gomez

New York Times 'Dreamers' to Stay in U.S. for Now, but Long-Term Fate Is Unclear
By Michael D. Shear

Associated Press Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents
By Alicia A. Caldwell

Reuters U.S. Rescinds Obama Plan for Some Undocumented Parents
By Eric Beech and Dan Levine

Washington Post Kelly revokes Obama order shielding immigrant parents of U.S. citizens
By Maria Sacchetti

Politico Trump won't alter status of current Dreamers
By Josh Gerstein

The Atlantic Trump Rolls Back DAPA
By Aria Bendix

The Hill Trump admin ends Obama-era protection of undocumented immigrant parents
By John Bowden

Foreign Policy Texas Cities Caught in the Crossfire of Sanctuary Fight
By Kavitha Suruna

El Paso Times Texas Gov. Greg Abbott vetoes funding that helps colonias
By Madlin Mekelburg

Houston Chronicle SXSW stays in Austin despite pleas to move due to anti-immigrant law
By Julie Takahashi

Associated Press ACLU sues to stop deportation of arrested Iraqi nationals

CNN Iraqi Christians in Michigan fear deportation
By Lauren del Valle and Sonia Moghe

Newsweek Iraqi Christians Face "Death Sentence" As Trump Prepares Mass Deportations
By Tim O'Connor

Aljazeera Iraqi detainees launch case to halt deportation from US
By James Reinl

Boston Globe ICE courthouse arrests worry attorneys, prosecutors
By Maria Cramer

KQED Back Into the Shadows: Immigrants Retreat From Needed Services as Deportation Fears Loom
By Virginia Fay

NBC 'Dreamers' Fear Trump Immigration Crackdown As DACA Hits 5th Anniversary
By Suzanne Gamboa

NBC Analysis: DACA Boosts Young Immigrants' Well-Being, Mental Health
By Roberto G. Gonzales and Kristina Brant

Mother Jones The Expected Trump Crackdown on Dreamers Hasn't Materialized
By Noah Lanard

Associated Press US, Central America see common ground on drugs, economy
By Ben Fox and Gisela Salomon

Reuters Central American Leaders Facing U.S. Aid Cuts Pledge to Do More
By Mica Rosenberg; Editing by Dave Graham and An

Reuters Mike Pence Accuses Venezuela Government of Abuse of Power
By David Alexander

Washington Post U.S. and Central American officials warn problems in the region pose a risk to the United States
By Carol Morello

Politico Trump to clamp down on Cuba travel and trade
By Marc Caputo and Daniel Ducassi

The Nation Trump's Special Back Door for Wealthy Immigrants
By Michelle Chen

The Hill Bipartisan group, Netflix actress back bill for American Latino Museum
By Rafael Bernal

New York Times (Op-Ed) We Should Keep Our Word on Refugees
By Georgette F. Bennett

Washington Post (Op-Ed) More states are registering voters automatically. Here's how that affects voting.
By Robert Griffin and Paul Gronke

Washington Post (Opinion) A besieged president is not a 'winner'
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Rep. Steve King is right. 'America has been divided,' and he helped divide it.
By Jonathan Capehart

Washington Post (Opinion) The country is frighteningly polarized. This is why.
By Fareed Zakaria

Washington Post (Opinion) America is riding a carousel of hate
By Michael Gerson

The Hill (Op-Ed) Iraqi Christians should not be deported to become victims of ISIS
By Bawai Soro

The Hill (Op-Ed) Thanks 9th Circuit for affirming president must respect Congress's immigration authority
By Andrew I. Schoenholtz

Remezcla (Op-Ed) Celebrating Five Years of DACA and its Life-Changing Effects on America's DREAMers
By Juan Escalante


Times Free Press (Georgia) Georgia Court of Appeals hears arguments on immigration policy student tuition
By Tyler Jett

San Antonio Current On DACA Anniversary, ICE Director Warns All Undocumented Immigrants Should "Be Worried"
By Monica Simmons

Daily Gazette 10 immigrants, 1 minor arrested in Saratoga Springs

Amsterdam News ICE arrests get more bizarre
By Felicia Persaud

Clickon Detroit Michigan lawmakers pen letter on deportation of dozens of Chaldean-American immigrants
By Derick Hutchinson

WNYC Immigration Agency Rejects Ossining Student's Deportation Appeal
By Beth Fertig

CBS (Philadelphia) DACA Program That Protects 'Dreamers' Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
By Cherri Gregg

Associated Press (California) California looks to boost marijuana, block immigration jails
By Jonathan J. Cooper

Miami Herald (Florida) Keys police lack policies on immigration questioning of suspects
By Gwen Filosa

The Ledger (Editorial) Editorial: Tough talk needs action