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Daily Immigration News Clips – June 29, 2020

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


Wall Street Journal As Pandemic Keeps Borders Shut, Closed Consulates Are Biggest Barrier for Many
By Michelle Hackman

World Magazine Immigration budget crisis reflects change in policy
By Harvest Prude

LA Times Trump policy and coronavirus leave agency bankrupt, tens of thousands of potential voters in limbo

Associated Press Judge Orders Release of Migrant Children From Family Detention Centers

New York Times U.S. Must Release Children From Family Detention Centers, Judge Rules
By Miriam Jordan

The Hill Judge orders release of migrant children from ICE detention centers

CNN Last Look: Tech Needs Immigrants
By Fareed Zakaria

Roll Call Border wall funding fight expected to head to Supreme Court
By Tanvi Misra

ABC News Visa limits raise concerns for doctors at risk of deportation
By Quinn Owen

MSNBC Judge orders ICE to release migrant children due to COVID-19

The Intercept EXPORTING THE VIRUS: How Trump’s Deportation Flights Are Putting Latin America and the Caribbean at Risk
By Melissa del Bosque, Isabel Macdonald

Associated Press Congress Stalls Out — Again — Dealing With National Trauma

Roll Call USCIS official: ‘Every office’ would be hit by agency furloughs
By Paul M. Krawzak

CNN As the pandemic rages, Trump indulges his obsessions
By Stephen Collinson

Slate Five DACA Recipients on What’s Next

Associated Press Trump Denies Briefing on Reported Bounties Against US Troops

Reuters Trump Retweets, Then Deletes, Video of Supporter Shouting 'White Power'

New York Times After Asking Americans to Sacrifice in Shutdown, Leaders Failed to Control Virus
By Sabrina Tavernise, Frances Robles and Louis Keene

New York Times Biden Criticizes Trump Over Intelligence on Russian Bounties on U.S. Troops
By Eric Schmitt, Michael Schwirtz and Charlie Savage

Associated Press Black Candidates Push Race Debate Into GOP-Held Districts

Reuters Young Americans Turn Out to Protest. Democrats Hope They Will Vote, Too

New York Times Biden Campaign Says Just Over a Third of 2020 Staff Members Are People of Color
By Shane Goldmacher and Thomas Kaplan

New York Times How Progressive Candidates of Color Are Building Winning Coalitions
By Giovanni Russonello

New York Times How Trump and the Black Lives Matter Movement Changed White Voters’ Minds
By Astead W. Herndon and Dionne Searcey

Washington Post Some Trump allies push for campaign shake-up to revive president’s imperiled reelection bid
By Ashley Parker, Robert Costa and Josh Dawsey

Wall Street Journal Trump Holds Back on Outlining Second-Term Agenda
By Andrew Restuccia

Wall Street Journal Progressive Energy Offers Joe Biden a Mixed Blessing
By Gerald F. Seib

The Hill NY Democrats set to make LGBTQ House history

Politico Florida Democrats recoil at Karen Bass VP float

NBC News Trump surrogate, Biden discuss immigration, race relations in Asian American town hall
By Benjamin Pu

Latin Times Seniors, Latinos in Florida Are Ebbing Away From Trump Due To Disappointing Response To Pandemic
By Annabelle Alonzo

Slate Why Soros Is the Right’s Favorite Immigration Boogeyman
By Emily Tamkin

El Semanario The Dreamers are staying
By Maribel Hastings and David Torres

New York Times (Opinion) Now Is a Time to Learn From Hispanic Americans
By Nicholas Kristof

Washington Post (Opinion) Here’s what a second term of Trump would look like
By Paul Waldman

The Atlantic (Op-ed) The Danger of America’s Coronavirus Immigration Bans
By Ilya Somin


WBUR Boston's Immigration Court Set To Reopen. Critics Say It's Too Soon
By Shannon Dooling

Associated Press (District of Columbia) DC Mayor Caught Between Activists, Police in Funding Battle

NBC News (Texas) A Texas border county had the coronavirus under control. Then the governor stepped in.
By Suzanne Gamboa

LA Times (California) Immigrants detained at Adelanto staged a peaceful protest. Guards in riot gear pepper-sprayed them

LA Times (California) California program to assist immigrants affected by coronavirus continues to be plagued by delays

Arizona Republic (Arizona) 'I’ve gone through so much pain already': Latino COVID-19 rates continue to rise
By Michaela Chesin

Miami New Times (Florida) "A Matter of Life or Death": Miami Woman Seeks Husband's Release From ICE Detention

Marshall Independent (Editorial) DACA: Congress should support Dreamers

Cincinnati Inquirer (Op-ed) Opinion: DACA is safe for now, but I am still a Dreamer
By Karen Rosen-Guevara