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Daily Immigration News Clips – October 7, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on October 7, 2020.


PBS Newshour How the pandemic has complicated these immigrants’ path to citizenship
By John Yang

New York Times Trump Moves to Tighten Visa Access for High-Skilled Foreign Workers
By Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Miriam Jordan

Washington Post Trump administration says it will further tighten rules for foreign workers using H-1B visas
By Nick Miroff

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Announces Overhaul of H-1B Visa Program
By Michelle Hackman

New York Times ‘We Need to Take Away Children,’ No Matter How Young, Justice Dept. Officials Said
By Michael D. Shear, Katie Benner and Michael S. Schmidt

Bloomberg Government Undocumented Migrants Face Fast Removals in Renewed Trump Push
By Shaun Courtney

BuzzFeed News Federal Officials Now Say That Transferring Detainees Between Jails Holding Immigrants Contributed To Coronavirus Outbreaks
By Hamed Aleaziz

Buzzfeed News Despite Outrage Over Gynecological Procedures At An ICE Facility, A Detainee Says Conditions Haven't Changed
By Adolfo Flores

KQED ICE Misusing Solitary Confinement for COVID-19 Quarantine, Detainees Say
By Farida Jhabvala Romero

New York Times Delayed Homeland Security Report Warns of ‘Lethal’ White Supremacy
By Zolan Kanno-Youngs

By Alice Speri

Wall Street Journal Stephen Miller Tests Positive for Covid-19
By Rebecca Ballhaus and Gordon Lubold

CNN Trump's focus remains on himself even as virus rips through his staff
By Kevin Liptak

New York Times Mike Pence Brought Conservatives Home. What If They Don’t Need Him Anymore?
By Jeremy W. Peters

CNN Why the Southeast is up for grabs in the 2020 election
By Ron Brownstein

Mother Jones Mike Pence’s Debate Strategy Is Simple: He Lies a Lot
By Tim Murphy

Forbes (Opinion) Trump Administration Issues Two New Rules To Restrict H-1B Visas
By Stuart Anderson

The Week (Opinion) Trump is shockingly bad at this
By Damon Linker

Washington Post (Op-ed) Kamala Harris’s spot on the debate stage signals promise for American democracy
By Sangay Mishra


New York Times (Florida) Florida Extends Registration Deadline After Voting Website Crashes
By Patricia Mazzei, Nicole Perlroth and Frances Robles

The Hill (California) Activists gather outside California jails, call for mass clemency to stop COVID-19 spread
By John Bowden

CNN (Arizona) Arizona Senate debate turns on Trump
By Alex Rogers

CT Mirror (Connecticut) Biden expected to win Connecticut’s Latino vote, but could face an enthusiasm gap
By Ana Radelat

Detroit Free Press (Michigan) More immigration detainees face DNA collection before end of the year
By Darcie Moran