Daily Immigration News Clips – August 20, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on August 20, 2021.


Vox Biden’s immigration policy is hampering Haiti’s recovery from back-to-back crises
By Nicole Narea

El Semanario (CO, NM) Another attempt at a path to citizenship in the Senate begins
By Maribel Hastings and David Torres

New York Times Sluggish Visa Process Strands Thousands of Afghans Who Worked for U.S.
By Lara Jakes, Annie Karni and Kenneth P. Vogel

Politico Afghan refugee crisis puts GOP divisions in the spotlight
By Katherine Tully-McManus

Boston Globe ‘It’s a tragedy and it was completely avoidable’: Immigration advocates blame Biden for Afghan refugee mess
By Jess Bidgood

Associated Press Appeals court refuses to delay resumption of Trump-era ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy
By Kevin McGIll

Reuters U.S. judge blocks Biden's limits on immigrant arrests, deportation
By Daniel Wiessner

Washington Post Federal judge in Texas blocks Biden’s efforts to limit immigration arrests
By Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post US judge in Nevada: Felony deportation law unconstitutional
By Ken Ritter

The Hill Court strikes down Biden immigration enforcement priorities
By Rebecca Beitsch

CBS News Judge blocks Biden administration effort to curtail ICE arrests and deportations
By Camilo Montoya-Galvez

BuzzFeed News A Judge Is Requiring The Biden Administration To Restart Trump’s Remain In Mexico Policy For Asylum-Seekers
By Hamed Aleaziz

Courthouse News Service Federal judge halts Biden deportation policies
By Cameron Langford

Politico U.S. transport ship and field hospitals heading to Haiti for quake relief
By Jonathan Custodio

Miami Herald Mayorkas announces Cuba sanctions, but no Haiti TPS extension during Miami visit
By Bianca Padro Ocasio, Nora Gamez Torres and Alex Daugherty

Bloomberg U.S. Probes Trafficking of Teen Migrants for Poultry-Plant Work
By Ben Pen and Ellen Gilmer

New York Times Who Has the Cure for America’s Declining Birthrate? Canada.
By Shikha Dalmia

Washington Post Opinion: Biden shouldn’t cave to the bigots on evacuating our Afghan allies
By Catherine Rampell

Washington Post The Agony of Afghans Left Behind
By Leonid Bershidsky

Washington Post Opinion: Our effort to admit Afghan refugees will have broad support. With one exception.
By Greg Sargent

Wall Street Journal What Biden Can Still Save in Afghanistan
By Peggy Noonan

Wall Street Journal The Right and Our Afghan Allies
By The Editorial Board

CNN The real immigration crisis is not at the border
By Alice Driver

The Philadelphia Inquirer Philly’s Vietnam success story shows why Pa. must lead today in welcoming Afghan refugees
By Will Bunch

Market Watch Opinion: A pathway to citizenship could create 400,000 new jobs, but only if Congress acts
By Claudia Flores and Nicole Prchal Svajlenka 5

Fontana Herald News The path to citizenship is the path to a more democratic America
By Andrew Moss


Lexington Herald Ledger Dreamers are Kentuckians in every way but on paper. It’s time to change that.
By Omar Salinas Chacon

Portland Tribune Oregon's DACA recipients ponder the program's future
By Sally Segar