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Daily Immigration News Clips – July 29, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 29, 2020.


PBS News Hour How Trump is cracking down on immigration during pandemic

Alternet ‘Patently illegal’: Trump sued over attempt to erase undocumented immigrants from census
By Gabe Ortiz

Associated Press Trump administration to resume processing DACA renewals
By Zeke Miller and Jill Colvin

Associated Press Trump Administration Won't Accept New DACA Applications

Reuters With Election Looming, Trump Hardens Stance Against 'Dreamer' Immigrant Program

Reuters Explainer: Trump's Latest Move to Limit Deportation Protections for 'Dreamers'

New York Times Trump Delays Effort to End Protections for Immigrant ‘Dreamers’
By Michael D. Shear and Caitlin Dickerson

Washington Post Trump administration to limit DACA work permits as it considers ending program
By Maria Sacchetti

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration to Halt New DACA Applicants, Review Canceling Program
By Brent Kendall and Michelle Hackman

The Hill Trump to review DACA, allow holders to extend for one year

CNN Trump administration to review DACA and reject new applications
By Priscilla Alvarez and Geneva Sands

Politico Trump administration rejects new DACA applications as it works to end program
By Matthew Choi

Roll Call White House halts new DACA applications amid ‘review’
By Camila DeChalus

Roll Call Senate aid bill allocates $3 billion to immigration agencies
By Camila DeChalus

Associated Press Despite Judge's Order, Migrant Kids Remain in ICE Custody

Reuters U.S. Coronavirus Relief Bill Would Restore Defense Funds Taken for Trump Wall

Wall Street Journal China’s Muslim Uighurs Are Stuck in U.S. Immigration Limbo
By James T. Areddy and Michelle Hackman

Roll Call Senate uses pandemic bill to fill accounts raided for Trump’s border wall
By Mark Satter

Politico ‘He just needs to win 60 percent of the next 100 days’

NBC News Puerto Rican activists voice concern Democrats are not doing enough to engage Florida voters
By Carmen Sesin

WUSF NPR As States Take Pandemic Lead, Biden Is Said To Weigh At Least 2 Governors For VP
By Sam Gringlas

The Hill House Democrats backtrack, will pull Homeland Security bill
By Niv Elis

Slate We're seeing a belated reckoning with what DHS does.

The Epoch Times ICE Agents Have Seized Over $7 Million in COVID-19 Fraud Proceeds, Made 53 Arrests

Washington Post (Opinion) Bill Barr’s election meddling is a total riot
By Dana Milbank

LA Times (Opinion) Trump keeps attacking the ‘Dreamers.’ Congress’ dereliction of duty is part of the problem

New York Times (Op-ed) We Lost the Battle for the Republican Party’s Soul Long Ago
By Stuart Anderson

New York Times (Op-ed) The Hijacking of Homeland Security
By Michael Chertoff

The Hill (Op-ed) Skilled immigration is just what we need to recover our economy

CNN (Op-ed) DACA recipient: My face shield, mask and hospital scrubs cannot protect me
By JC Alejaldre


Associated Press (Massachusetts) Immigrant groups in Massachusetts sue feds over congressional districts order
By Philip Marcelo

Sahan Journal (Minnesota) Coughing, chest pains? Immigration detainees say they still can’t get a COVID-19 test in one Minnesota jail.
By Joey Peters

Daily Breeze (Editorial) A permanent fix is still needed for DACA