Daily Immigration News Clips – December 16, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on December 16, 2021.


Axios Scoop: Biden to stop holding undocumented families in detention centers
By Stef W. Knight

Associated Press Citizenship agency charts new course with fiscal challenges
By Elliot Spagat

The New York Times Democrats Ready to Punt Social Policy Bill to 2022 as Manchin Balks
By Emily Cochrane and Jim Tankersley

The Wall Street Journal Democrats’ $2 Trillion Package Stalls as Manchin Talks Make Little Headway
By Andrew Duehren and Richard Rubin

Politico 'Going very poorly': Biden can't nail Manchin down on Dems' bill
By Burgess Everett, Alex Thompson, and Jonathan Lemire

Bloomberg Government Immigration Plans in Flux Amid Broader Delay on Democrats’ Bill
By Ellen Gilmer

The Marshall Project Essential but Excluded
By Julia Preston and Ariel Goodman

The Washington Informer Undocumented Black Immigrants Need Protections Too, an Advocate Says
By Sam P. K. Collins

Reuters Mexican border towns see migrant arrivals grow as old policy resumes
By Lizbeth Diaz

The New York Times Inside the Texas Operation to Arrest Migrants
By J. David Goodman

The Washington Post Civil rights groups ask DOJ to investigate Texas operation arresting migrants
By Arelis R. Hernández

The Hill Advocates file civil rights complaint with DOJ over Texas border arrest program
By Caroline Vakil

CNN A dramatic increase in number of migrants seeking asylum in Arizona overwhelms Border Patrol
By Priscilla Alvarez and Anna-Maja Rappard

NBC News Groups urge DOJ to investigate civil rights violations in Texas border crackdown
By Suzanne Gamboa

San Diego Union-Tribune Woman shot in head by Border Patrol agent files claim for damages
By Kate Morrissey

NPR An immigrant activist says ICE deported him in retaliation. Now he's back in the U.S.
By Joel Rose

The Washington Post The pandemic disrupted ‘dreamers.’ Can Biden’s spending bill get them back on track?
By Vanessa G. Sánchez and Danielle Douglas-Gabriel

The Boston Globe (Op-Ed) Expand the Supreme Court
By Elizabeth Warren


Georgia Recorder (Op-Ed) Congress should keep fighting to support immigration reform in spending plan
By Jerry Gonzalez