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Daily Immigration News Clips – March 11, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 11, 2020.

National

The Washington Post The two reasons administration officials and Trump allies are linking the coronavirus to China
By Philip Bump

The Washington Post CDC director rejects label ‘Chinese virus’ after Trump, McCarthy tweets
By Colby Itkowitz

Politico CDC director breaks with Trump on claim that border wall will help stop coronavirus
By QUINT FORGEY

The Hill CDC chief says it's wrong to call COVID-19 a 'Chinese virus'
By JUSTIN WISE

CNN Trump administration won't place migrant children in Washington and California due to coronavirus outbreak
By Priscilla Alvarez

CNN Justice Department backtracks on removing CDC coronavirus posters from courtrooms
By Priscilla Alvarez

BuzzFeed Fox News And Donald Trump Are Embracing Xenophobia To Defend Against The Coronavirus
By Miriam Elder

NPR ICE's New Tactic To Get Local Law Enforcement Authorities To Cooperate
By Conrad Wilson

Axios Public charge rule could add to visa denial surge
By Stef W. Kight

BuzzFeed Trump Officials Are Finalizing Plans For Sending Asylum-Seekers To El Salvador
By Hamed Aleaziz

Reuters Honduras Suspends Deportation Flights From Mexico on Coronavirus Fears
By Gustavo Palencia

Associated Press US Border Officer Charged With Smuggling 17 Kilos of Cocaine

Associated Press Groups: Release Immigrant Detainees at High Coronavirus Risk

The Hill Democratic senators ask prison operators for answers on coronavirus plans
By ZACK BUDRYK

HuffPost Prisons Are Ripe For Coronavirus Outbreak. They’re Not Ready.
By Jenavieve Hatch and Hayley Miller

The New York Times 5 Takeaways From Tuesday’s Democratic Primaries
By Shane Goldmacher

Politico Polls: Biden leads Sanders with Florida Hispanics, narrows Latino gap in Arizona
By Marc Caputo

The Hill Five takeaways from the latest Democratic primaries
By JONATHAN EASLEY

NBC Texas Dems announce largest-ever voter drive in 2020 flip effort
By Lauren Egan

Vox Poll: Bernie Sanders does well with Latinos — but not in Florida
By Nicole Narea

Forbes (Opinion) Court Invalidates Key Trump Administration H-1B Visa Policies
By Stuart Anderson

The New York Times (Opinion) The Sanders Coalition Is Not Quite What We Thought It Was
By Thomas B. Edsall

The Washington Post (Opinion) Who are the Sanders supporters that Biden needs to win over to unify the Democratic Party?
By Amber Phillips

The Washington Post (Opinion) Tucker Carlson issues a dire coronavirus warning. His audience expects nothing less.
By Erik Wemple

The Washington Post (Op-ed) We know how to make publishing more diverse. Let’s get to work.
By Michelle Herrera Mulligan

The Washington Post (Op-ed) Trump’s rhetoric does encourage open prejudice and bias. We checked.
By Benjamin Newman, Jennifer Merolla, Sono Shah, Loren Collingwood and Karthick Ramakrishnan

The Hill (Op-ed) Let's show Congress how to cooperate on immigration reform
By TIM BUSCH

The Hill (Op-ed) Will empathy for immigrants survive COVID-19?
By NOLAN RAPPAPORT

The Hill (Op-ed) US visa policy violates the human rights of transplant candidates and the terminally ill
By CHRISTINA T. HOLDER

Vox (Op-ed) 10% of Trump 2016 voters might not vote for him in 2020
By Laurel Bliss and Brian Schaffner

MTV (Op-ed) THE SUPREME COURT'S DACA DECISION COULD CHANGE MY ENTIRE FUTURE
By Yazmin Irazoqui Ruiz

Crooked (Op-ed) TRUMP RAMPS UP RACIST CORONAVIRUS SCAPEGOATING
By JULISSA ARCE

Religion News Service (Op-ed) Bernie Sanders has brought out the Muslim vote in ways I’ve never seen before
By Sajida Jalalzai

Local

Associated Press (Alabama) Trump Spurns Sessions, Backs Tuberville for Alabama Senate

Associated Press (Arizona) Border Patrol Stops Human Smuggling Attempt Near Yuma

Associated Press (Vermont) City votes to ensure citizenship status not shared with feds

Dallas Morning News (Texas) After 20 years in America, this woman will be stripped of her U.S. citizenship for lying on forms
By Kevin Krause and Dianne Solis

Texas Observer (Texas) Following a Protest, ICE Moves Asylum-Seekers For the Second Time in Two Weeks
By Acacia Coronado

Las Vegas Sun (Editorial) Unlocking immigrants’ potential has been central to America’s success