Author Archives: Jack Doppelt

August 2017

Chicago will sue Trump administration over sanctuary cities grant threat, Guardian, Aug. 6, 2017 / Emanuel trickles out details about lawsuit against Trump’s Justice Department, Chicago Tribune, Aug. 7, 2017

OPINION: Democrats peddling ‘false hope’ act to immigrants, The Hill, Aug. 6, 2017

Texas home builders relying on immigrant labor feel effects of immigrant crackdown, Fox News, Aug. 6, 2017 / Trump Immigration Crackdown Leads to Higher Construction Wages, Breitbart News, Aug. 6, 2017 [polar interpretations from same info]

ICE’s Latest Raids Swept Up More Than 500 Whose Only Crime Was Being in the United States, Mother Jones, Aug. 2, 2017

What John Kelly’s final ICE raid tells us about Trump’s new chief of staff: Seventy percent of immigrants ICE arrested weren’t the people ICE was supposedly targeting, Vox, AUG. 2, 2017

Trump Supports Plan to Cut Legal Immigration by Half, New York Times, Aug. 2, 2017

287(g) program – ICE partnerships with local law enforcement

Delegation of Immigration Authority Section 287(g) Immigration and Nationality Act: Fact Sheet [with list of agreements and law enforcement agencies by state], Homeland Security, ICE Updated Facts on ICE’s 287(g) Program, Homeland Security, ICE President Trump Wants Sheriffs to Help With Deportations. Here’s What Sheriffs Think, Time, March 16, 2017 The 287(g) Program: An Overview,… Continue Reading

Inauguration-Donald Trump-Jan.-March 2017-Executive orders

Executive Order: Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States, Jan. 25, 2017 Executive Order: Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements, Jan. 25, 2017 EXECUTIVE ORDER: PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES – Jan. 27, 2017 (original) Immigration memos, Politico, Feb. 23, 2017 Executive Order Protecting The Nation From… Continue Reading

February 2017

Here’s the myth about being an undocumented immigrant that drives me crazy, CNBC, Feb. 24, 2017 I Was Kicked Out of Federal Immigration Court — Because I’m a Journalist, East Bay Express, Feb. 17, 2017 Creating a Safe Space for California Dreamers, NYT, Feb. 3, 2017 / When Details in a Story Can Put People at… Continue Reading

March 2017

Top U.S. officials defend courthouse arrests of undocumented immigrants in escalating feud with California justice, Washington Post, March 31, 2017 Immigration Crackdowns Will Happen Despite Sanctuary Policies, Justice Officials Vow, Buzzfeed, March 31, 2017 Catholic Bishops Caught in Conflict of Interest Over Immigration, Newsmax, March 30, 2017 ‘I’ll Take Any Job’: These Syrian Refugees Are… Continue Reading

April 2017

Law Enforcement Officials Take On DACA Students’ Roles In Colorado Play, WBUR, Here and Now, April 28, 2017 and Do You Know Who I Am? , Nov. 28, 2016 ‘Wait your turn’: The incredibly complicated process behind legal immigration to the US, Busines Insider, April 28, 2017 ICE data shows half of immigrants arrested in raids had traffic… Continue Reading