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December 19, 2020: The Associated Press – opens in a new windowJudge won’t speed bail hearings at Tacoma immigration lockup

December 15, 2020: South Seattle Emerald – opens in a new windowInslee Announces $365 Million In Equity Budgeting For 2021

December 7, 2020: POLITICO – opens in a new windowTrump’s health nemesis gets a new starring role: Reversing Trump’s policies

 

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October 28, 2020: KNDO/KNDU News – opens in a new windowYVC Program supports higher education access for migrant and seasonal farmworker community

October 28, 2020: Marketplace – opens in a new windowCOVID stresses food production in Washington fruit harvests

October 21, 2020: KIMA-CBS – opens in a new windowImmigrants are eligible for $1,000 in covid-19 relief through federal funding

October 21, 2020: The Spokesman-Review – opens in a new windowRelief fund opens for immigrants who miss work from COVID-19

October 21, 2020: The New York Times – opens in a new windowParents of 545 Children Separated at the Border Cannot Be Found

October 20, 2020: Puget Sound Business Journal – opens in a new windowSomali immigrants create opportunity amid gentrification in SeaTac

October 19, 2020: The National Law Review – opens in a new window172 Immigrants Arrested in Sanctuary Cities by ICE in Six Days

October 9, 2020: World Health Organization – opens in a new windowImproving migrant health in the Americas: WHO and IOM joining forces

October 13, 2020: The Wall Street Journal – opens in a new windowU.S. Agents Returned Migrants to Honduras in Unauthorized Operation, Senate Report Says

October 9, 2020: The New York Times – opens in a new windowEven as the Economy Grew, More Children Lost Health Insurance

October 6, 2020: Bloomberg Government – opens in a new windowUndocumented Migrants Face Fast Removals in Renewed Trump Push

October 4, 2020: The Associated Press – opens in a new windowAppeals court upholds ban on holding migrant kids in hotels

October 3, 2020: The Associated Press – opens in a new windowPence ordered borders closed after CDC experts refused

October 3, 2020: The Wall Street Journal – opens in a new windowCDC Officials Objected to Order Turning Away Migrants at Border

September 2020

September 30, 2020: The Washington Post – opens in a new windowTrump administration will no longer block abortion access for immigrant teens in custody

September 30, 2020: Bloomberg Law – opens in a new windowU.S. Ordered to Reserve 9,000 Diversity Visas Past Deadline

September 24, 2020: Seattle pi – opens in a new window‘History making’: City Council passes minimum wage standard for Uber, Lyft drivers in Seattle

September 24, 2020: CNN – opens in a new windowImmigrants in US custody died after ‘inadequate’ medical care, congressional investigation finds

September 22, 2020: The Washington Post – opens in a new windowTrump asks Supreme Court to overturn lower-court ruling that blocked effort to exclude undocumented from apportionment

September 21, 2020: KIRO 7 News – opens in a new windowWildfires leave migrant workers homeless, jobless in Eastern Washington

September 14, 2020: Crosscut – opens in a new windowMigrant workers leave WA farms, risking poverty instead of coronavirus

September 14, 2020: The New York Times – opens in a new window400,000 Immigrants Can Be Forced to Leave the U.S., Court Rules

September 13, 2020: Yakima Herald – opens in a new windowTwo Yakima nonprofits serving immigrant populations awarded $20,000 for COVID-19 response relief

September 10, 2020: NPR – opens in a new windowCourt Blocks Trump’s Attempt To Change Who Counts For Allocating House Seats

September 8, 2020: POLITICO – opens in a new windowHarvest of shame: Farmworkers face coronavirus disaster

September 4, 2020: NBC News – opens in a new windowU.S. judge orders migrant children to be released from hotel detention

September 1, 2020: The Washington Post – opens in a new windowAppeals court overturns ban on immigrant courthouse arrests

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May 30, 2020: The Wall Street Journal – Covid-19 Spreads Deportation Fears Among Immigrant Doctors in U.S.

May 28, 2020: KUOW – They aimed to raise $100,000 for undocumented immigrants in Washington state. They’re over $3M

May 27, 2020: The Washington Post – Power Up: Policymakers concerned that immigrants avoiding coronavirus testing and care

May 25, 2020: Home Health Care News – New Immigration Rules Could Harm Home-Based Care Workforce

May 20, 2020: Pew Research Center – Americans favor medical care but not economic aid for undocumented immigrants affected by COVID-19

May 20, 2020: Vox – Cory Booker’s new bill would expand immigrants’ health care access during the pandemic

May 19, 2020: NPR – Community Health Centers Struggling As Fewer People Seek Care During Pandemic

May 18, 2020: NBC News – Fearing Trump’s green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

May 15, 2020: Vox – Immigrants were largely overlooked in the US’s coronavirus response. The latest relief bill aims to fix that.

May 13, 2020: Newsweek – Pelosi’s HEROES Act Would Protect Immigrant Health Workers on the Frontline of Coronavirus Pandemic From Deportation

May 12, 2020: The Atlantic – America’s Slaughterhouses Aren’t Just Killing Animals

May 9, 2020: NPR – Immigrant Health Care Worker Fights The Coronavirus – And For His Asylum

May 8, 2020: Seattle Times – Detainees sue; Tacoma’s Northwest immigration jail has positive coronavirus test

May 7, 2020: New York Post – Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

May 7, 2020: The Hill – COVID-19’s distinctive footprint on immigrants in the United States

May 7, 2020: American Medical Association (AMA) – AMA fighting for IMG physicians on several fronts with many allies

May 6, 2020: The Wall Street Journal – Immigrant Detainee Becomes First Covid-19 Casualty in ICE Facility

May 3, 2020: The New York Times – Before Covid-19, Trump Aide Sought to Use Disease to Close Borders

May 1, 2020: KOMO News – May Day 2020: Protesters call for worker, immigrant rights during caravan, rally

May 1, 2020: The Seattle Times – King County has big racial disparities in coronavirus cases and deaths, according to public-health data

News Archive - April 2020

April 30, 2020: NBC News – Farmworkers sue Washington state seeking coronavirus protections

April 30, 2020: Roll Call – Green card bill would bring more foreign doctors, nurses to US

April 29, 2020: The Hill – Emboldened Democrats push for immigrant relief in next coronavirus response

April 29, 2020: NPR – Internal ICE Reviews Of Two Immigrant Deaths Stoke Fears About COVID-19 Care

April 28, 2020: MIT Technology Review – Five things we need to do to make contact tracing really work

April 28, 2020: U.S. News & World Report – AHA News: Coronavirus Intensifies Existing Issues for Older Immigrants

April 27, 2020: Forbes – Lawsuit Asks Judge To Stop Trump Immigration Order

April 27, 2020: Newsweek – National Latino, Immigration Groups Say Trump Left Latinos Out Of Coronavirus Aid, Ask Congress For More Help

April 24, 2020: Reuters – U.S. Supreme Court refuses to block Trump immigration policy during pandemic

April 23, 2020: The New Yorker – Immigrant Doctors Want to Help Fight COVID-19 but Are Stymied by State Licensing Laws
April 23, 2020: Seattle Times – Applications for food and cash assistance skyrocket in Washington as coronavirus pandemic continues

April 21, 2020: Washington Post – U.S. is deporting infected migrants back to vulnerable countries

April 14, 2020: The Associated Press – Washington state sues Greyhound over immigration searches

April 14, 2020: Crosscut – Undocumented workers fend for themselves with little COVID-19 help

April 11, 2020: ABC News – Immigrant detention numbers decline as COVID-19 spikes and controversial border policies take hold

April 9, 2020: U.S. News & World Report – Coronavirus Cases Rise in Refugee Camps

April 6, 2020: KUOW – Washington state’s undocumented residents scramble to find funds

 

 


Reviewed on 10/29/2020