Daily Immigration News Clips – April 2, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on April 2, 2021.

National

CNN Biden administration announces end to Trump-era rule that rejected certain immigration applications with blank spaces
By Geneva Sands and Priscilla Alvarez

Vox Foreign workers blocked by Trump are no longer banned from entering the US
By Nicole Narea

CBS News DHS watchdog finds widespread mistreatment of immigrants at ICE facility
By CAMILO MONTOYA-GALVEZ

Al Dia Migrant Women: Four Latinas in the White House
By Natalia Puertas Cavero

Associated Press A ghostly set of images, and a glimpse of border danger
By PETER PRENGAMAN

Associated Press New Mexico camp pauses plan to house migrant children
By Cedar Attanasio 

New York Times ‘Mommy, I Have Bad News’: For Child Migrants, Mexico Can Be the End of the Road
By Maria Abi-Habib

Washington Post The reason many Guatemalans are coming to the border? A profound hunger crisis.
By Kevin Sieff

Buzzfeed They Made It Into The US. With Some Help, So Did Their Pets.
By Adolfo Flores

The Hill Manchin after border visit: 'Past time to do immigration reform'
By JORDAIN CARNEY

The Hill Grassley, Cornyn push for Senate border hearing
By REBECCA BEITSCH

Forbes Manchin Signals Support For Immigration Bill Creating Pathway To Citizenship
By Andrew Solender

Ms. Magazine The Misery Trump Left at the Border Is Finally Being Revealed
By MARY GIOVAGNOLI

Associated Press TPS immigrants hopeful for permanent citizenship

Associated Press Immigrants with temporary status have grown deep roots in US
By AMY TAXIN , JEFF ROBERSON and MARCOS ALEMÁN

Washington Post Honduras hired elite D.C. law firm in failed lobbying effort to derail ‘state-sponsored drug trafficking probe’ of president’s brother
By Spencer S. Hsu

Associated Press Migrants freed without court notice — sometimes no paperwork
By Elliot Spagat

Politico Playbook
By ANDREW DESIDERIO

Politico WH chief of staff asked what Biden learned about immigration while Vice President to Obama

Axios Exclusive: Fresh data reveal how Trump made inroads with Latinos
By Jonathan Swan

Prism Biden’s treatment of asylum-seekers looks a lot like Trump’s
By Tina Vásquez

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

New York Times (Opinion) It’s Not Too Early to Start Courting Latino Voters
By Chuck Rocha

New York Times (Op-Ed) The Perpetual Crisis at the Border — and What We Can Do About It
By Jorge Ramos

The Hill (Op-Ed) The CDC must rescind a misguided policy tying asylum seekers to COVID
By JULIANA MORRIS, DONA KIM MURPHEY AND RANIT MISHORI

The Hill (Op-Ed) Fixing Biden's inhumane border crisis
By REP. ANDY BIGGS (R-ARIZ.)

Local

Indiana Lawyer Fighting for love: Immigration attorneys say challenges for unmarried couples rise amid COVID
By Katie Stancombe

Associated Press (Florida) Groups rush to get Florida farmworkers vaccinated
By Adriana Gomez Licon

The Hill (Arizona) ICE watchdog slams agency for conditions at Arizona detention facility
By REBECCA BEITSCH

The Hill (Montana) Montana governor signs bill banning sanctuary cities
By DOMINICK MASTRANGELO

Florida Politics (Florida) Ron DeSantis demands deportations resume
By Renzo Downey

Crain’s Chicago Business Immigrant Entrepreneurs Can Fuel Chicago’s COVID recovery
By Fiona McEntee

San Antonio Express News (Op-Ed) Commentary: Texas shouldn't neglect the most vulnerable children
By Bob Sanborn and Yael Ross