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Daily Immigration News Clips – October 9, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on October 9, 2020.


Reuters Amid pandemic, sharply increased U.S. detention times put migrants at risk
By Mica Rosenberg, Kristina Cooke

Vox Trump reshaped the US immigration system — but it’s been ignored at the debates
By Nicole Narea

Above The Law A Whole Bunch Of Anti-Immigrant DHS Rules Might Be Moot Under Federal Law

NBC News Officials said in 2017 that separated migrants under 12 couldn't find parents again on their own
By Julia Ainsley and Jacob Soboroff

Mother Jones A Native Nation’s Impossible Fight to Stop Trump’s Wall From Dividing Its Land
By DW Gibson

New York Times Trump’s Struggles Ripple Across the Sun Belt, Endangering G.O.P. Stronghold
By Jonathan Martin and Alexander Burns

New York Times Trump Lashes Out at His Cabinet With Calls to Indict Political Rivals
By Peter Baker and Maggie Haberman

Washington Post How much government money does Trump plan to spend on his reelection?
By Philip Bump

Washington Post When Trump gets coronavirus, Chinese Americans pay a price
By Elizabeth Dwoskin

Washington Post Once again, Trump’s rhetoric overlaps with arguments used to rationalize violence
By Philip Bump

USA Today COVID-19 and health care have dominated the debates. But what about other key issues?
By Rebecca Morin

The Daily Beast Kamala Harris’ Debate Win: The Redemption of the American Woman Has Begun
By Molly Jong-Fast

Ms. Magazine (Opinion) Trump’s War of Attrition on Women Asylum Seekers

New York Times (Opinion) What Makes Pence's Complicity So Chilling
By Timothy Egan

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump’s frantic desperation will only get worse
By Eugene Robinson

Washington Post (Opinion) Donald Trump seals his fate
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Opinion) New report on Trump’s child separation policy makes it clear: Cruelty was always the point
By Jennifer Rubin

New York Times (Op-ed) The Plot Against Gretchen Whitmer Shows the Danger of Private Militias
By Mary B. McCord


LA Times Trump immigration restrictions expected to impact economy long after he leaves White House
By Don Lee and Molly O’Toole

Minnesota Star Tribune For 3rd time, groups seek end to Trump order on House seats

LA Times ICE arrests 24 in San Diego in operation targeting immigration ‘sanctuary’ laws
By Kristina Davis

Associated Press (Arizona) Biden, Harris aim to tip battleground Arizona for Democrats
By Jonathan J. Cooper, Alexandra Jaffe and Bill Barrow

New York Times (Wisconsin) A Surging Virus. Angry Packers Fans. Can Trump Hold On to Wisconsin?
By Giovanni Russonello

Politico (North Carolina) North Carolina sex scandal rocks battle for Senate majority
Newly naturalized Americans could play pivotal role in Ohio’s general election, new immigration report reveals
By Cameron Fields

Tampa Bay Times (Florida) Abortion leads one way, immigration another for many evangelical Latino voters
By Juan Carlos Chavez

News19 (South Carolina) The power of the Latino vote in 2020
By Alicia Neaves