Daily Immigration News Clips – April 1, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on April 1, 2021.


NBC News Four Latinas in the Biden White House reflect on their personal trajectories, historic roles
By Cristina Londoño and Albinson Linares

Associated Press EXPLAINER: Questions remain about conditions of migrant kids
By Elliot Spagat and Nomaan Merchant

Associated Press Migrant families freed without court notice or any paperwork
By Elliot Spagat

NBC News Two toddlers dropped from 14-foot border barrier into U.S., officials say
By Phil Helsel

NPR Biden Administration Considers Overhaul Of Asylum System At Southern Border
By Franco Ordoñez

ProPublica “No Good Choices”: HHS Is Cutting Safety Corners to Move Migrant Kids Out of Overcrowded Facilities
By Dara Lind

Newsweek With Assignment to Take on Root Causes of Border Influx, Harris Uses Immigration Qualifications
By Adrian Carrasquillo

NPR Beyond The Border, Fewer Immigrants Being Locked Up But ICE Still Pays For Empty Beds
By Joel Rose

NBC News Biden admin to decide by Friday whether to disclose Trump child separation documents
By Jacob Soboroff and Julia Ainsley

The Wall Street Journal Biden Administration to Allow Work-Visa Ban to Expire
By Michelle Hackman

The Hill Biden to let Trump-era visa restrictions expire
By Rebecca Beitsch and Brett Samuels

Bloomberg Biden to let Trump’s H-1B visa ban expire in a win for tech
By Jordan Fabian and Genevieve Douglas

The Washington Post (Editorial) Kamala Harris seeks the ‘root causes’ of migration. They start with corruption.

Bloomberg Businessweek (Opinion) Biden's Infrastructure Boom Risks Worsening His Immigration Problem
By Joshua Green

Forbes (Opinion) Evidence Mounts That Reducing Immigration Harms America’s Economy
By Stuart Anderson

The New York Times (Op-Ed) The Real Reason for the Border Crisis
By Christopher Landau

TIME (Op-Ed) The Situation at the U.S.-Mexico Border Can't Be 'Solved' Without Acknowledging Its Origins
By Julia G. Young

The Nation (Op-Ed) The Media Must Stop Demonizing Immigrants
By Erika Andiola


Houston Chronicle DACA recipients' counsel urges Houston judge to hold off on ruling
By Gabrielle Banks

Los Angeles Times (California) Newsom promised healthcare for immigrants. A new poll shows strong public support for it
By George Skelton

Associated Press (New Mexico) Private New Mexico camp preps to house migrant children
By Susan Montoya Bryan

Bangor Daily News (Editorial) Congress must take up comprehensive immigration reforms

New York Daily News (Op-Ed) Fixing the border, and the broader, broken immigration system
By Tom Ridge