Daily Immigration News Clips – October 27, 2017

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


The Hill Democrats split over priorities for end-of-year battle
By Rafael Bernal, Niv Elis, and Mike Lillis

Washington Post U. S. judge bars Pentagon from blocking citizenship applications by immigrant recruits
By Spencer S. Hsu

Politico McConnell to GOP senators: Be ready to work through Thanksgiving week
By Seung Min Kim

Associated Press Lawyers challenge denial of deportation protection renewal

Associated Press Pope encourages young US immigrants to keep dreaming

Reuters Apple, General Motors Join Group Lobbying for Immigrant 'Dreamers'
By Jeffrey Dastin

CNN Dozens of companies push to protect Dreamers
By Jill Disis

Buzzfeed Latino Groups Are Fiercely Split Over How To Handle Donald Trump
By Adrian Carrasquillo

Washington Times Ryan says no decision on DACA; refutes report that he'll attach Dreamers to spending bill
By Stephen Dinan

Associated Press The border wall prototypes have been built. The next step is to test them, officials say

New York Times Border Wall Prototypes Are Unveiled, but Trump's Vision Still Faces Obstacles
By Ron Nixon

Washington Post Trump's proposal for a 'solar' border wall now appears dead
By Tracy Jan

WFTV Hundreds march in Pine Hills to extend Temporary Protected Status for Haitians
By Ken Tyndall

Associated Press Immigrant child with cerebral palsy detained after surgery
By Nomaan Merchant

Reuters U.S. Border Agents Detain Mexican Girl Being Rushed to Hospital
By Jonathan Allen

The Hill Feinstein blasts 'immoral travesty' after immigration agents detain girl with cerebral palsy
By Julia Manchester

Associated Press Trump Official Sidesteps Questions About Pregnant Detainees

Washington Post The Trump official who tried to stop a detained immigrant from getting an abortion
By Rachel Siegel

Associated Press AG Sessions slams judges for thwarting Trump policies
By Sadie Gurman

New York Times Citizenship Applications Surge as Immigration Talk Toughens
By Miriam Jordan

The Hill ACLU pans ICE plans to expand immigration detention centers
By Josh Delk

KPCC ICE arrests Cambodians with deportation orders

Reveal How Trump is expanding the government's secret deportation weapon
By Bernice Yeung and Andrew Becker

Associated Press Court asked to decide whether to limit electronics searches
By Denise Lavoie

Associated Press Man drives into California immigration rally

The Hill Car drives into immigration protesters outside GOP lawmaker's office
By Julia Manchester

New York Times (Editorial) The Real Reason for Republicans' Silence on Donald Trump

Washington Post (Opinion) Is this the tipping point for trust in the U.S. military?
By Daniel W. Drezner

Washington Post (Opinion) Could a DACA fix get done?
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) The Daily 202: The GOP civil war is bigger than Trump. A new study shows deep fissures on policy.
By James Hohmann

Washington Post (Opinion) The Democrats are in crisis, too
By Eugene Robinson

Washington Post (Opinion) No network has interviewed Trump more than Fox. Here's what they've asked him.
By Philip Bump

The Atlantic (Opinion) Why the Virginia Governor's Race Could Echo Across the Country
By Ronald Brownstein

New York Magazine (Opinion) Andrew Sullivan: The Issue That Could Lose the Next Election for Democrats
By Andrew Sullivan

Huffpost (Op-Ed) Marco Rubio Throws Immigrants Under the Bus by Supporting Virginia's Xenophobic Candidate
By Juan Escalante

The Hill (Op-Ed) Temporary status for immigrants shouldn't mean permanent residency
By Ira Mehlman


Salt Lake Tribune 'They are, by all accounts, Americans': most Utahns oppose deporting DACA recipients
By Mariah Noble and Courtney Tanner

Chicago Sun Times SWEET: Illinois business group steps up fight for 'Dreamers'
By Lynn Sweet

Truthout Seeking Sanctuary in Columbus
By Ingrid Raphael and Kyle Kerley

Crested Butte News Salsbury and Gelwicks add their voices in support of clean Dream Act
By Toni Todd

Associated Press (Virginia) Trump ups his endorsement of Gillespie for Virginia governor
By Alan Suderman

Associated Press (Texas) Stakes are high in successor to moderate Texas House speaker
By Paul J. Weber

Politico (New Jersey) Candidates clash over sanctuary policies in N.J. governor's race

Corpus Christi Caller Times (Opinion) Please, Amazon, don't choose Texas
By James C. Harrington

Washington Post (Editorial) Gillespie's ads are poisonous to Virginia and the nation