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Daily Immigration News Clips – April 27, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the United States on April 27, 2020.

National

Law360 Trump's Green Card Ban May Free Up More Employment Visas
By Suzanne Monyak

Associated Press Trump's Focus on His Base Complicates Path to Reelection

Associated Press High Court Declines to Revisit Immigrant Issue During Virus

Associated Press Sizing up Trump’s green-card halt: Is it just temporary?
By Elliot Spagat

The New York Times Trump Turns Shared American Experiences Into Us vs. Them
By Mark Leibovich

The New York Times American Exceptionalism on Trial
By Jennifer Schuessler

The New York Times Trump’s Temporary Halt to Immigration Is Part of Broader Plan, Stephen Miller Says
By Michael D. Shear and Maggie Haberman

The Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Program Nearly Ended Asylum. Now, Coronavirus Has Halted It.
By Alicia A. Caldwell

The Wall Street Journal High Court Rejects Plea to Block Trump Immigration Rule During Pandemic
By Jess Bravin

The Washington Post Trump’s executive order puts immigrants’ American dreams on hold
By Anthony Faiola, Ana Vanessa Herrero, Marina Lopes and David Stern

The Washington Post Stephen Miller has long-term vision for Trump’s ‘temporary’ immigration order, according to private call with supporters
By Nick Miroff and Josh Dawsey

The Washington Post The pandemic and the waning of American prestige
By Ishaan Tharoor

Politico Trump grapples with a surprise threat: Too much Trump
By GABBY ORR and NANCY COOK

Politico Trump offered a confusing coronavirus theory. Conservative pundits explained it for him.
By TINA NGUYEN

Politico Trump administration ducks and dodges to justify wall spending
By DAVID ROGERS

Politico ‘This guy hasn’t changed one iota’: Coronavirus or not, it’s the same old Trump
By DANIEL LIPPMAN

The Hill Immigrants raise alarm over 'cruel' exclusion from coronavirus medical aid
By RAFAEL BERNAL

The Hill Top Democrats call on Pentagon to review border wall contract
By J. EDWARD MORENO

The Hill Non-citizen US troops sue Pentagon over slowed naturalization process
By REBECCA KHEEL

CNN DACA recipients shocked to learn that ICE has access to their information
By Maria Santana

CNN Migrant children are still attending deportation hearings amid the pandemic
By Priscilla Alvarez

CNN How the Supreme Court has enabled Trump on immigration
By Joan Biskupic

Vox The US has abandoned asylum seekers in Mexico during the coronavirus pandemic
By Nicole Narea

Forbes Lawsuit Asks Judge To Stop Trump Immigration Order
By Stuart Anderson

Bloomberg Trump sued for denying checks to Americans married to immigrants

The Atlantic Trump’s Plan to Save His Presidency
By PETER NICHOLAS

Salon Trump’s self-serving immigration ban
By DAVID CAY JOHNSTON

Los Angeles Times Trump’s message to Central America: Want ventilators? Help us with immigration
By TRACY WILKINSON

Reuters Mexico All but Empties Official Migrant Centers in Bid to Contain Coronavirus

The New York Times Economic Freeze Cuts Remittances, a Lifeline for Migrants’ Families
By Kirk Semple

The Wall Street Journal Latin America, Wary of Exported Coronavirus, Voices Concern Over U.S. Deportations
By Juan Montes and Michelle Hackman

Associated Press From guns to GoPros, Asian Americans seek to deter attacks
By Terry Tang

Associated Press Pandemic Complicates Counting of Refugees in Census

The New York Times Edward James Olmos on Hollywood’s View of Latino Actors
By Carlos Aguilar

The New York Times ‘My World Is Shattering’: Foreign Students Stranded by Coronavirus
By Caitlin Dickerson

The Washington Post As they rushed to maintain U.S. meat supply, big processors saw plants become covid-19 hot spots, worker illnesses spike
By Taylor Telford and Kimberly Kindy

The Washington Post Covid-19 could devastate minority-owned businesses, amid fears they’ll also miss out on aid
By Hannah Knowles

BuzzFeed US Citizens Trying To Get Their Parents Green Cards Feel Hopeless After Trump's Latest Immigration Ban
By Adolfo Flores and Hamed Aleaziz

HuffPost Poll: A Pandemic Hasn’t Done Much To Change Americans’ Views On Immigration
By Ariel Edwards-Levy

San Antonio Current Poll: A Third of U.S. Latino Households Experienced Job Loss Due to Coronavirus
By Sanford Nowlin

Reuters Coronavirus-Spurred Changes to Ohio's Primary Raise Concerns About November

The New York Times Nervous Republicans See Trump Sinking, and Taking Senate With Him
By Jonathan Martin and Maggie Haberman

The New York Times Biden Steps Up Warnings of Possible Trump Disruption of Election
By Katie Glueck

Politico Chummy Senate Democrats jump into veep stakes
By MARIANNE LEVINE and BURGESS EVERETT

Los Angeles Times Joe Biden is struggling to reach Latinos. The coronavirus crisis isn’t helping
By JANET HOOK

The Washington Post (Editorial) We’re deporting people to vulnerable countries — and sending the virus with them

The Washington Post (Opinion) For a top Pentagon post, Trump chooses a Fox firebrand who is anti-Muslim, anti-China — and pro-Trump
By Max Boot

The Atlantic (Opinion) How the Pandemic Will Change American Streets
By Derek Thompson

The New York Times (Op-ed) Who Belongs In America?
By Jia Lynn Yang

The New York Times (Op-ed) For Many Immigrants, an Even Greater Risk
By Ayendy Bonifacio

The New York Times (Op-ed) An Obituary for an Extraordinary Ordinary Man
By Matthew Miller

The Washington Post (Op-ed) It’s not just the bleach. Trump is a catalog of bad ideas that tax resources.
By Matthew Miller

The Washington Post (Op-ed) Trump just issued another immigration ban. That’s because Congress handed over its immigration powers.
By Andrew Rudalevige

The Washington Post (Op-ed) My roommate is considered essential. Our health is not.
By Ian Kumamoto

The Hill (Op-ed) Using the coronavirus to keep out immigrants will hurt the economy
By ERIN CORCORAN

CNN (Op-ed) Amid the pandemic, the right to vote is a life and death issue
By Nicole Austin-Hillery

Local

Oregonian Oregon immigration advocacy group, others seek court order to halt part of Trump’s temporary freeze on green cards
By Maxine Bernstein

Associated Press (Texas) El Paso Walmart shooting victim dies, death toll now 23
By Cedar Attanasio

Associated Press and Baltimore Sun (Maryland) Future uncertain for Mexican crab workers in Maryland
By Jeff Barker and Thalia Juarez

The New York Times (Massachusetts) In a Crowded City, Leaders Struggle to Separate the Sick From the Well
By Ellen Barry

The Hill (Kansas) Kobach lashes out at state GOP over effort to narrow Senate field: Grassroots 'should be outraged'
By TAL AXELROD

WNYC (New York) ICE’s “Mind-Blowing” Barriers To Posting Bond Keep Immigrants Locked Inside Coronavirus Hot Spots
By Matt Katz

Los Angeles Times (California) Advocates with mask donation turned away from San Diego immigration detention center
By KATE MORRISSEY

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Georgia) ‘Wuhan Plague’ plaques found on Atlanta businesses, streets
By Raisa Habersham

The New York Times (Op-ed) There Is a Better Way for Democrats to Win in Wisconsin
By Christine Neumann-Ortiz

New York Daily News Trump’s immigration cruelty vs. young doctors
By ORANICHA JUMREORNVONG