Daily Immigration News Clips – December 23, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on December 23, 2021.

National

CBS News Senate Democrats, including Manchin, meet about way forward on social spending bill
By Nikole Killion, Jack Turman, Ed O’Keefe

NBC News Biden faces legacy-defining challenge in salvaging his Build Back Better bill
By Sahil Kapur and Kristen Welker

AP News US has reunited 100 children taken from parents under Trump
By Ben Fox

Bloomberg Law Government Scolded for Denying Asylum to Congolese Immigrant
By Bernie Pazanowski

Time Magazine A Shelter in Juárez Prepares for Another Wave of Migrants as the 'Remain in Mexico' Policy Is Reinstated
By Jasmine Aguilera

Axios Immigration is the one easy trick to boost U.S. population growth
By Bryan Walsh

The Hill Last Afghan refugees leave temporary housing at Marine Corps Base Quantico
By Jordan Williams

CNBC At 97.3%, H-1B visa approval rate highest in a decade: Report

Border Report Denial of asylum often depends on the region in which migrants live, report finds
By Sandra Sanchez

Local

Houston Public Media Houston immigration advocates say ICE body camera program is a ‘baby step’ toward accountability
By Caroline Love

KFOX14 (El Paso) 'Horrendous conditions': Advocates express worry over safety of detained asylum seekers
By Vania Castillo

KENS5 (San Antonio) 'Remain in Mexico' program preparing to expand, but advocates and Border Patrol union rep say they're being kept in the dark
By Anastasiya Bolton

Philadelphia Inquirer (Op-Ed) As U.S. tightens visa rules, thousands of our Afghan allies are at risk with no hope of departing
By Trudy Rubin