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Daily Immigration News Clips – July 27, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 27, 2020.


Forbes U.S. Immigration Shutdown Looms As Congress Ponders What’s Next
By Andy J. Semotiuk

Wall Street Journal U.S. Immigration Agency Delays Planned Furloughs
By Michelle Hackman

CNN Immigration agency pushes back 13,000 furloughs until the end of August
By Geneva Sands

Roll Call USCIS postpones plans to furlough 13,400 employees, for now
By Camila DeChalus

Associated Press Lawyer: All New DACA Applications Put in 'Pending' Bucket

Washington Post Trump administration has put DACA applications ‘on hold’ despite Supreme Court ruling restoring program
By Emily Davies

The Hill All new DACA applications marked as 'pending' as Trump administration seeks to end the program

CNN No answers yet on DACA revival, Justice Department says
By Ariane de Vogue

Politico Judge faults Trump administration's response to DACA ruling

Associated Press California, Florida, Texas Lose House Seats With Trump Order

Associated Press States Sue Trump Over Order to Exclude Undocumented Immigrants From U.S. House Seat Counts

Washington Post Trump faces multiple lawsuits over directive to exclude undocumented immigrants from representation
By Tara Bahrampour

Roll Call Cities, advocates sue Trump to block census immigrant memo
By Michael Macagnone

NPR Trump Sued Over Attempt To Omit Unauthorized Immigrants From A Key Census Count

Associated Press For Racial Justice Protests, US Taps Tactical Border Squads

New York Times Fires and Pepper Spray in Seattle as Police Protests Widen Across U.S.
By Mike Baker and Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs

Washington Post Use of federal agents in Portland politicizes DHS, former secretary says

Wall Street Journal Elite Border Patrol Unit Is Among Federal Agents Deployed to Portland
By Alicia A. Caldwell and Michelle Hackman

CNN Trump is calling protesters who disagree with him terrorists. That puts him in the company of the world's autocrats
By Angela Dewan

Roll Call Lawmakers question DHS crackdown tactics in protest cities
By Camila DeChalus

Bloomberg Trump’s Power and Limits in Policing U.S. Cities
By Malathi Naya

The Hill Judge denies Trump administration request to delay deadline to release migrants from ICE detention centers
By J. Edward Moreno

The Hill Legal groups sue US to stop expulsion of children previously held in hotel rooms
By Marty Johnson

CNN Judge denies attempt to stop order requiring release of children in immigration custody
By Priscilla Alvarez and Caroline Kelly

Buzzfeed News “I Felt Alone”: The Story Of How An Immigrant Teenager Fought To Stay In The US While Under Guard In A Texas Hotel
By Hamed Aleaziz

Associated Press From Police Chief to VP? Inside Val Demings' Unlikely Path

Washington Post Operation Diligent Valor: Trump showcased federal power in Portland, making a culture war campaign pitch
By Marissa J. Lang, Josh Dawsey, Devlin Barrett and Nick Miroff

Washington Post Trump keeps touting New Jersey fraud case to attack mail voting. Local leaders say he’s not telling the whole story.
By Rosalind S. Helderman

Wall Street Journal Poll Finds Just 13% of Voters Still Up for Grabs for Trump, Biden
By Catherine Lucey

Politico Trump directs a campaign ad in Portland

Politico Donald Trump's suburban horror show

Politico Poll: Trump trailing in battleground states 100 days out from the election
By Allie Bice

The Nation Can Trump Win in November by Reviving Willie Horton?
By Jeet Heer

Axios Exclusive poll: Where immigration could swing critical 2020 voters
By Stef W. Kight

The Bulwark 100 Days Out from the Election, Immigration is on the Ballot

The Hill GOP senators push for stimulus checks to almost 2M excluded Americans
By Rafael Bernal

The Hill Trump hits 'Stone Cold' Democrats over push to undo travel ban

The Hill House lawmakers to launch probe into DHS excluding NY from Trusted Traveler Program
By J. Edward Moreno

Washington Post (Editorial) Excluding undocumented immigrants from the census is doomed to fail, but Trump is all in

Washington Post (Editorial) The Trump administration just admitted it lied about singling out New Yorkers for punishment

New York Times (Opinion) Trump’s Nakedly Political Pandemic Pivot
By Charles M. Blow

Washington Post (Opinion) Why Republicans are more afraid of change than ever
By Paul Waldman

Washington Post (Op-ed) Barbara Boxer: DHS was a mistake. I regret voting for it.
By Barbara Boxer

Washington Post (Op-ed) Republicans say they’re for small, local government. Apparently not in Portland.
By C.J. Ciaramella

LA Times (Op-ed) Trump’s troops in Portland are a constitutional outrage

El Semanario (Opinion) The “Arrest and Deport” Academy
By David Torres


Associated Press (Vermont) Vermont City Hit Hard by News of Immigration Furloughs

Associated Press (Colorado) In Leadville, coronavirus closures expose economy inequity rooted in immigration status
By Nathaniel Minor

Washington Post (Florida) For Guatemalans in Florida, essential work leads to a coronavirus outbreak
By Kevin Sieff

Washington Post (Virginia) On a quiet Northern Virginia street, protesting DHS tactics in Portland, Ore.
By Justin George

The Spokesman-Review (Washington) ‘Farmworkers are not disposable:’ Latino activists lead marches, boycotts for farmworkers rights
By Daisy Zavala