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Daily Immigration News Clips – April 29, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the United States on April 29, 2020.

National

ABC Trump immigration suspension under fire as experts say economic benefits unclear
By Quinn Owen

The Hill Judge rejects request to suspend immigration court hearings amid coronavirus outbreak
By JOHN KRUZEL

The Hill Could ICE detention centers be the next coronavirus hotbed?
By Anagha Srikanth

The Atlantic Trump’s Immigration ‘Ban’ Has Nothing to Do With Jobs
By Adam Serwer

Vox Trump wants to use coronavirus aid as leverage to force blue states to change immigration policies
By Katelyn Burns

Politico Trump suggests federal bailout for states could hinge on sanctuary city policies
By MYAH WARD

The Washington Post Appeals court takes up Trump border wall and Donald McGahn subpoena cases
By Ann E. Marimow and Spencer S. Hsu

Politico Pentagon pulls money from overseas projects to pay for border wall
By CONNOR O’BRIEN and DAVID ROGERS

The Hill Pentagon shifts money from overseas projects to fill hole caused by border wall funding
By REBECCA KHEEL

The Hill Court weighs Democrats' challenge to Trump wall funding
By JOHN KRUZEL

CNN Pentagon restarts some domestic building projects that lost funding to Trump's wall
By Ryan Browne

CNN Pentagon weighs replacing active duty troops on US-Mexico border with National Guard
By Ryan Browne

Associated Press Lawsuit: US Citizens With Immigrant Spouses Should Get Help

Reuters Trump Will Order U.S. Meat Processing Plants to Stay Open Amid Coronavirus Fears

The New York Times Married to an Undocumented Immigrant? You May Not Get a Stimulus Check.
By Caitlin Dickerson

CNN Judges consider when to play referee in age of Trump
By Joan Biskupic

CNN Schumer accuses McConnell of 'putting barriers in the way' of funding state and local governments
By Ali Zaslav

Newsweek DEMOCRATS RENEW PUSH TO PROTECT DACA, UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS IN NEXT CORONAVIRUS RELIEF
By RAMSEY TOUCHBERRY

Newsweek 60 PERCENT OF ICE DETAINEES TESTED HAVE CORONAVIRUS
By JEFFERY MARTIN

The Intercept WOMEN IN ICE DETENTION FACE REPRISALS FOR SPEAKING UP ABOUT FEARS OF COVID-19
By Debbie Nathan

The Intercept VIRAL INJUSTICE: HOW THE PANDEMIC IS UNMASKING THE U.S. ECONOMIC, RACIAL, AND IMMIGRATION SYSTEMS

NorthJersey.com Democratic senators call for extended DACA, TPS protection for immigrants during pandemic
By Monsy Alvarado

Texas Observer Field Hospital Begins Construction in Matamoros Migrant Camp in Response to COVID-19
By Acacia Coronado

Houston Public Media Asylum Seekers In Mexico Worry About Waiting Longer In Dangerous Conditions Due To COVID-19
By MALLORY FALK

The New York Times ‘A Terrible Price’: The Deadly Racial Disparities of Covid-19 in America
By Linda Villarosa

Vox Foreign doctors want to help fight the coronavirus. But the US health system stands in their way.
By Nicole Narea

Bloomberg More than 200,000 in the U.S. on H-1B visas could lose legal status by June
By OLIVIA CARVILLE AND SHELLY BANJO

Reuters Sanders' Campaign Alumni Now Backing Biden With a Super PAC

Reuters Democrats' Senate Majority Odds Boosted Amid Outbreak, Trump's Uneven Response

The Washington Post Jeff Flake on Trumpism: ‘I don’t know anyone who thinks that this is the future of the party’
By KK Ottesen

Politico Tom Cotton targets China as 2024 maneuvering begins
By BURGESS EVERETT

Politico ‘The Nightmare Scenario’: How Coronavirus Could Make the 2020 Vote a Disaster
By ZACK STANTON

The Hill Former GOP Sen. Jeff Flake says he will not vote for Trump
By KAELAN DEESE

The New York Times (Opinion) Which Woman Should Be Biden’s Vice-Presidential Pick?
By Spencer Bokat-Lindell

The New York Times (Opinion) Trump Hasn’t Given Up on Divide and Conquer
By Thomas B. Edsall

The Wall Street Journal (Opinion) Globalization Is Down but Not Out Yet
By Greg Ip

The Washington Post (Opinion) Republicans’ new fear: Trump will drag them down with him
By Paul Waldman

The Washington Post (Op-ed) How to make bad times — and good times — better for the most vulnerable
By Jared Bernstein

The Washington Post (Op-ed) The American Dream already eluded millennials of color. Then came coronavirus.
By Reniqua Allen-Lamphere

The Washington Post (Op-ed) Sen. Tom Cotton suggested Chinese STEM students head home after studying in the U.S. The research shows otherwise.
By Remco Zwetsloot

Politico (Op-ed) Here’s How to Cover Uninsured Americans During the Pandemic
By SEN. BERNIE SANDERS

The Hill (Op-ed) Immigration suspension: All hat and no cattle?
By RUTH ELLEN WASEM

The Atlantic (Op-ed) Americans’ Faith in Law Is at Stake in the DACA Case
By H. Lee Sarokin

Local

The Sun NO SANCTUARY Trump says states with sanctuary cities like NY and Chicago may only get coronavirus bailouts if they change policies
By Lucy Sherriff

The New York Times (California) Why Covid-19 Is Deadlier for Black and Latino Californians
By Jill Cowan

Roll Call (Arizona) Donald Trump’s Maricopa problem
By Stuart Rothenberg

Trib Live (Op-Ed) Joel Pfeffer: Now is not the time for Trump’s immigration order
By Joel Pfeffer

Orlando Sentinel (Op-ed) Immigration ban about more than just pandemic protection | Commentary
By NORMA HENNING