Daily Immigration News Clips – December 29, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on December 29, 2021.

National

Spectrum News1 'Remain in Mexico' means remain in danger for asylum-seekers
By John Salazar

ABC News Applying for a US passport is now more expensive
By Catherine Thorbecke

Market Watch The cost of renewing your passport just went up
By Andrew Keshner

The Hill US to lift travel restrictions on eight African countries
By Mychael Schnell

Reuters Exclusive: U.S. to lift travel curbs on eight African countries
By David Shepardson

Washington Post Agents with Homeland Security Investigations push to break away from ICE, saying negative reputation hurts their work
By Maria Sacchetti and Nick Miroff

The GuardianA lot of abuse for little pay’: how US farming profits from exploitation and brutality
By Michael Sainato

Local

Portland Press Herald (Op-ed) Our View: Public deserves to know reason for low asylum approval rates