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Daily Immigration News Clips – May 5, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the United States on May 5, 2020.

National

Roll Call DOJ hiring changes may help Trump’s plan to curb immigration
By Tanvi Misra

Law360 Trump Pick Slams 9th Circ. OK Of Immigration Rule Block
By Dorothy Atkins

Politico Senate's big week back: Nominations, with a side of coronavirus
By ANDREW DESIDERIO and MARIANNE LEVINE

The Hill Bipartisan Senate bill would make more green cards available to doctors, nurses
By ZACK BUDRYK

The Hill Border apprehensions plummet to near zero amid pandemic
By Rafael Bernal

Vanity Fair Coronavirus Could Help Stephen Miller Check Off His Anti-Immigration “Wish List”
By ERIC LUTZ

HuffPost This Is What It’s Like To Have A Loved One In ICE Detention During A Pandemic
By Mari Hayman

Associated Press Virus Fear Turns Deportees Into Pariahs at Home in Guatemala

Associated Press Guatemala Says It Will Receive 3 US Deportation Flights

The New York Times As World Comes to Halt Amid Pandemic, So Do Migrants
By Kirk Semple

Associated Press Meatpackers Cautiously Reopen Plants Amid Coronavirus Fears

Associated Press Coronavirus Cuts 'Deep Scars' Through Meatpacking Cities

Reuters Coronavirus Will Constrain U.S. Meat Supply Despite Trump Order: Tyson Foods

Politico ICE Detention Centers First Brought Jobs to the Rural South. Now, They’re Bringing Covid-19.
By GABY DEL VALLE and JACK HERRERA

WNYC and ProPublica The Bigoted, Conspiratorial Rants of Rudy Giuliani’s Radio Show
By Alice Wilder

The World Pandemic disrupts remittances, leaving immigrants' families without lifelines
By Monica Campbell

The New York Times Will Americans Lose Their Right to Vote in the Pandemic?
By Emily Bazelon

The Washington Post Biden decries pandemic’s effects on black and Latino communities
By Sean Sullivan

Politico Priorities USA challenges Florida voting in light of coronavirus
By NOLAN D. MCCASKILL and GARY FINEOUT

Roll Call Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas politics anymore
By Stuart Rothenberg

NBC 'We owe you,' Joe Biden tells meat processing, essential workers during a Latino town hall
By Suzanne Gamboa

Al Dia Joe Biden Loses Strength Among Latino Voters
By Yamily Habib

The Washington Post (Opinion) Rep. Abigail Spanberger: ‘We are ceding ground to China’
By Jennifer Rubin

The New York Times (Op-ed) Why Won’t the Trump Team Expand the Best Way to Feed Hungry Americans?
By Matt Russell, Robert Leonard and Beto O’Rourke

The Washington Post (Op-ed) During the pandemic, Russia and the U.S. have these 3 things in common
By Caress Schenk

USA Today (Op-ed) Reagan gave my father path to citizenship. Immigrants fighting pandemic deserve the same.
By Mirtha Santana

The Atlantic (Op-ed) Why Not Janet?
By Jonathan Rauch

Local

Portland Herald Appeals court rejects Trump immigration health coverage order
By Peter Wong

ProPublica (New York) Los New Yorkers: Essential and Underprotected in the Pandemic’s Epicenter
By Adriana Gallardo and Ariel Goodman

Arizona Daily Star (Arizona) Star investigation: Border hysteria misrepresents, hurts border towns
By Tim Steller

Miami Herald (Florida) Instead of releasing detainees, ICE is transferring them to other detention centers
By MONIQUE O. MADAN

San Diego Union-Tribune (California) Federal detainees at Otay Mesa say they aren’t isolated while waiting for coronavirus test results
By KATE MORRISSEY, ANDREA CASTILLO

NBC 7 (California) Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa
By Dorian Hargrove and Tom Jones

Westword (Colorado) Joe Neguse Raises Concerns About Due Process at Aurora Immigration Court
By CONOR MCCORMICK-CAVANAGH

Desert Sun (Opinion) Why Trump’s latest immigration freeze defies the ‘Utah way’
By Samuel Benson