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Daily Immigration News Clips – September 30, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on September 30, 2020.

National

Wall Street Journal Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Immigration Fee Increases
By Michelle Hackman

Associated Press Judge blocks big fee hikes for citizenship, other benefits
By Elliot Spagat

Washington Post ICE preparing targeted arrests in ‘sanctuary cities,’ amplifying president’s campaign theme
By Nick Miroff and Devlin Barrett

The Hill Trump administration preparing targeted ICE arrests in sanctuary cities: report
By J. Edward Moreno

CNN The death toll in ICE custody is the highest it's been in 15 years
By Catherine E. Shoichet

Forbes DHS Proposal Could See Misconduct Allegation Records Destroyed, Watchdog Groups Warn
By Chantal Da Silva

Miami Herald ICE reverses COVID-19 measure, says it will resume arresting non-criminal migrants
By Monique O. Madan

Washington Post Trump administration in an all-out push to build border wall before election
By Nick Miroff

Wall Street Journal U.S. Refugee Backlog Swells, Leaving Families Waiting to Reunite
By Michelle Hackman

Washington Post Trump refused to condemn white supremacists and militia members in presidential debate marked by disputes over race
By Toluse Olorunnipa and Cleve R. Wootson Jr.

Politico Why Trump resorted to torching the debate
By Ryan Lizza

LA Times Trump needed the debate to change a race he’s losing; instead, he doubled down
By JANET HOOK

Buzzfeed News The Debate Section On "Race And Violence In Our Cities" Had More Dog Whistles Than We Could Count
By Ryan Brooks and Nidhi Prakash

Associated Press Ex-Sanders staffers promote Biden to Latinos in Iowa, Nevada
By Will Weissart

New York Times How Trump Voters Feel About His Refusal to Commit to Transferring Power
By Jeremy W. Peters and Hank Stephenson

Washington Post ‘I have never supported Donald Trump’: Portland-area sheriff hits back after president claims his endorsement in debate
By Tim Elfrink

Washington Post What we know about alleged efforts by Trump’s 2016 campaign to suppress Black votes
By Philip Bump

Forbes (Opinion) Judge Blocks USCIS Fee Increases: Here’s Why It Happened
By Stuart Anderson

New York Times (Opinion) Trump Sent a Warning. Let’s Take It Seriously.
By Thomas L. Friedman

Washington Post (Opinion) Only the Proud Boys can take pride in Trump’s debate hooliganism
By Dana Milbank

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump blows up the debate — and himself
By Jennifer Rubin

Local

Associated Press (California) Gov. Gavin Newsom vetoes bill to aid low-income immigrants

New York Times (Iowa) Joni Ernst and Theresa Greenfield debated in Iowa, where their tight race could help decide control of the Senate.
By Luke Broadwater

Wall Street Journal (North Carolina) Supreme Court Fight to Stir Up Partisan Voters in Pivotal North Carolina Senate Race
By Andrew Duehren and Madeleine Ngo

New York Daily News (Op-ed) Donald Trump’s tax bill, and mine: A DACA recipient reflects on who pays what in America
By Ricardo Aca