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Daily Immigration News Clips – July 8, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 8, 2020.


NPR ICE Threatens To Deport International Students If They Don't Attend In-Person Classes

Reuters U.S. Colleges Scramble After New Trump Order on Foreign Students

New York Times Trump Visa Rules Seen as Way to Pressure Colleges on Reopening
By Miriam Jordan, Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Dan Levin

Voice of America What Is Known about ICE’s Rule Change for Foreign Students

New York Times Trump Leans on Schools to Reopen as Virus Continues Its Spread
By Peter Baker and Erica L. Green

Wall Street Journal New U.S. Rules on Foreign Students Put Universities in Dilemma
By Michelle Hackman and Melissa Korn

Wall Street Journal U.S. Colleges Brace for Sharp Drop in Foreign Students, Especially From China
By Melissa Korn

The Hill Clinton labels ICE decision on international students 'cruel' and 'unnecessary'
By Kaelan Deese

The Hill Cuccinelli says rule forcing international students to return home will 'encourage schools to reopen'
By John Bowden

The Hill DeVos demands 'fully operational' schools in the fall: 'Not a matter of if'
By Marty Johnson

Forbes Top Universities Vow To Protect International Students From ‘Deeply Cruel’ ICE Deportation Policy
By Jemima McEvoy

Associated Press Virus Fears, Regional Spats Snarl Arizona-Mexico Route

The Hill Defense spending bill would make Pentagon return unspent money taken for border wall
By Rebecca Kheel

Bloomberg South Texas Officials Sue to Block Trump’s ‘Racist’ Border Wall
By Laurel Brubaker Calkins

Newsweek Trump Must Build More Than a Mile of Border Wall a Day to Hit 2020 Target
By Chantal Da Silva

The Hill Evangelical group writes to Trump urging him not to end DACA

Associated Press Immigrant Advocates Say US Policy Change Endangers Workers

Washington Post U.S. might separate families after federal judge orders ICE to free migrant children
By Spencer S. Hsu

Associated Press Trump Increasingly Turning to Executive Orders, More to Come

Wall Street Journal Au Pairs Ensnared by Work Visa Ban
By Lauren Weber and Michelle Hackman

The Hill Nearly 90 percent of COVID-19 cases at meat plants were minority workers: CDC
By Jessie Hellmann

JD Supra Coming USCIS Furloughs Expected to Further Delay Petition Processing

Yes! We Can’t Talk About Immigration without Acknowledging Black Immigrants

Associated Press In Risky Bid, Trump Stokes Racial Rancor to Motivate Voters

The Hill The Memo: Trump's race tactics fall flat

RollingStone What 9 GOP Campaign Consultants Really Think About Republicans’ Chances in November
By Tim Miller

New York Times ‘A Colossal Error’: Mexican Leader Under Fire for Plan to Visit Trump
By Natalie Kitroeff

Politico Why Mexico’s president is buddies with Trump despite years of insults
By Sabrina Rodriguez

Washington Post (Editorial) Trump uses the coronavirus to impede immigration. His aim at foreign students is a new low.

The Hill (Opinion) Trump may be DACA participants' best hope, but will Democrats play ball?
By Nolan Rappaport

Washington Post (Opinion) Republicans’ latest excuse for Trump
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) What 11 Republican senators had to say about Trump’s racism
By Dana Milbank

CNN (Opinion) Trump could sink the House GOP in suburbia
By Ron Brownstein

CNN (Opinion) The truth about Trump's call to reopen schools
By Zachary Wolf

CNN (Opinion) Why this area may seal Trump's 2020 fate
By Chris Cillizza

The Atlantic (Op-ed) Donald Trump’s Lost Cause
By David A. Graham


WRBL Laredo protest falls on heels of lawsuit that calls border wall a product of ‘racism’
By Sandra Sanchez

Binghamtom Homepage Thousands of undocumented immigrants can’t get approved for DACA, what’s next?
By Anna Wiernicki

Associated Press (Texas) Texas Passes 10,000 Confirmed New Virus Cases in Single Day

NBC News (Arizona) Nearly half the employees at an Arizona ICE detention center have tested positive for COVID-19
By Julia Ainsley and Jacob Soboroff

Miami Herald (Florida) From the Trump camp’s mouth to Miami: Assimilate. ‘Why do we need Little Havana?’
By Fabiola Santiago

The Spokesman-Review (Washington) Washington leaders oppose visa changes affecting international college students
By Chad Sokol and Orion Donovan-Smith