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Daily Immigration News Clips – December 24, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on December 24, 2020.

National

Washington Post Deportations of migrant families spiked in 2020
By Maria Sacchetti

Voice of America US Immigration Changes Won’t Happen Overnight, Biden Advisers Say
By Aline Barros

The Hill (Opinion) Mayorkas will set a new tone and agenda at DHS
By Ben Johnson

Ms. Magazine (Opinion) The Resilience of Immigrant Families Is on Full Display This Holiday Season
By NINA RABIN

The Hill (Opinion) Building a better DACA
By Michael Kagan

Forbes (Opinion) U.S. Immigration Reform To Be A Biden Priority
By Andy J. Semotiuk

Local

Patriot Ledger Civil rights group sues Plymouth County sheriff over agreement on immigration arrests
By Wheeler Cowperthwaite

Arizona Public Media Mixed immigration families could be eligible for the next COVID-19 relief benefits
By Alisa Reznick

KIRO 7 Immigrant couple emerges from Philadelphia church basement after 843 days

Sacramento Bee (Opinion) Immigrants play vital roles in the American economy and deserve pathway to citizenship
BY MICHAEL CHAVARRÍA