Daily Immigration News Clips – October 26, 2017

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


CNN Money Trump administration toughens H-1B visa renewal process
By Sara Ashley O'Brien

Dallas Morning News ICE agents are trying to deport parents of children who flee dangerous countries
By Dianne Solis

CNN Lawmakers circle deal on DACA, but it remains elusive
By Tal Kopan

Associated Press Conservatives say no to immigration in spending bill
By Kevin Freking

Associated Press Appeals court rules against immigrants over in-state tuition
By Kate Brumback

Atlanta Journal Constitution Georgia Appeals Court rules against DACA recipients seeking in-state tuition
By Jeremy Redmon

Reuters U.S. Republican Ryan Says Wants 'Dreamer' Action, Timing Uncertain: Reuters Interview
By Caren Bohan

Washington Post As DACA winds down, 20,000 educators are in limbo
By Moriah Balingit

Washington Post Harris on 'Dreamers': 'Let's leave these kids alone and give them a path to citizenship'

The Hill Pelosi calls for DACA deal ahead of spending debate
By Niv Elis

The Hill Flake's exit gives GOP new hope in Arizona
By Lisa Hagen

Associated Press Refugee advocates denounce Trump's latest order
By Jill Colvin

Washington Post These are the 11 countries whose refugee applicants the U.S. considers too 'high risk'
By Nick Miroff

Politico Trump targets refugees from 11 nations
By Ted Hesson

Miami Herald Trump might send 60,000 Hondurans back home - and it could backfire, officials say
By Teresa Welsh

TeleSur Trump to Decide Early on Refugee Temporary Protection Extension

Associated Press After 15 years in US, man from Brazil fighting deportation
By Kathy McCormack

Reuters U.S. Judge Rejects Bid to Dismiss Indonesian Immigrant's Lawsuit
By Scott Malone

New York Times 10-Year-Old Immigrant Is Detained After Agents Stop Her on Way to Surgery
By Vivian Yee and Caitlin Dickerson

The Hill Immigration agents staking out 10-year-old at Texas hospital: report
By Rafael Bernal

Washington Post Sessions's claim that 'dirty immigration lawyers' encourage clients to cite 'credible fear'
By Nicole Lewis

Washington Post An illegal immigrant killed a woman and was used to justify Trump's wall. Now he's on trial.
By Kristine Phillips

Associated Press ACLU: teen at center of abortion case has had procedure

Washington Post Undocumented immigrant teen has abortion ending weeks-long court battle
By Ann E. Marimow and Maria Sacchetti

Reuters U.S. Senator Flake Sees More Republicans Denouncing Trump
By Makini Brice

Reuters Exclusive: U.S. Widens Surveillance to Include 'Homegrown Violent Extremists'-Documents
By Dustin Volz

New York Times Pitched as Calming Force, John Kelly Instead Mirrors Boss's Priorities
By Peter Baker

New York Times As Other Republican Senators Bolt, Lindsey Graham Cozies Up to Trump
By Michael D. Shear and Sheryl Gay Stolberg

Washington Post Stress, hostility rising in American high schools in Trump era, new UCLA report finds
By Valerie Strauss

Politico Flake is out, denounces Trump
By Elena Schneider

Huffpost America's Political Divides Run Deeper Than Just Republicans And Democrats
By Ariel Edwards-Levy

The Verge Border Patrol agency applicants keep admitting to serious crimes during polygraphs
By Colin Lecher

Wall Street Journal (Editorial) Jeff Flake's Public Service

New York Times (Op-Ed) I Prosecuted Terrorists for President Bush. Now My Family in Iran May Be Banned From Visiting.
By Javad Khazaeli

New York Times (Op-Ed) Why Jeff Flake's Fall Should Scare Democrats
By Chris Coons

Washington Post (Opinion) Jeff Flake's retirement speech reads like an indictment of Trump supporters - and GOP leadership
By Amber Phillips

Washington Post (Opinion) Gillespie breaks the hypocrisy meter
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) Khizr Khan's memoir, 'An American Family,' made me want to be a better American
By Alyssa Rosenberg

Washington Post (Opinion) A Trumpian shadow hangs over the Virginia election
By George F. Will

Washington Post (Opinion) I'd love to be able to look my grandkids in the eye, but if I do I'll be primaried from the right
By Alexandra Petri

Washington Post (Opinion) Five questions for Flake and Corker about the GOP's dangerous enabling of Trump
By Greg Sargent

Washington Post (Opinion) Flake showed what utter cowards his fellow Republicans are
By Jennifer Rubin


Portland Mercury (Oregon) ICE Agents Are Starting to Text Immigrant Targets
By Doug Brown

Corpus Christi Caller-Times Immigration detention in sight for girl with cerebral palsy in Texas
By Beatriz Alvarado

Cleveland Plain Dealer Mentor church gives sanctuary to Painesville woman fearing deportation (photos)
By Michael Sangiacomo

Hartford Courant Federal Judge Orders Meriden Deportation Case Reopened
By Matthew Ormseth

The News-Herald St. Andrew Episcopal Church in Mentor offers sanctuary to woman facing deportation and her two children
By Tawana Roberts

Las Vegas Sun Activists target Heller, Amodei in Dream Act push
By Yvonne Gonzalez

KTAR Arpaio keeping options open after Flake leaves Senate seat

Cronkite News At least 1,100 in Arizona could lose TPS coverage, face deportation
By Adrienne St. Clair

Associated Press Mexican Woman Could Lose Deportation Protection _ Again

Associated Press (Maryland) Immigrant rights group to hold forum on Maryland Trust Act

Associated Press (Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania finds 544 possibly illegal ballots since 2000
By Marc Levy

Washington Post (Virginia) Can a career tactician navigate Trump and a GOP civil war and win Virginia?
By Paul Schwartzman

Richmond Times-Dispatch (Virginia) Virginia Democrats link Gillespie and Trump to white nationalist 'hate' in Charlottesville
By Graham Moomaw