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Daily Immigration News Clips – January 11, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 11, 2021.


New York Times A judge has blocked Trump’s sweeping restrictions on asylum applications.
By Miriam Jordan

Reuters Judge blocks dramatic overhaul of U.S. asylum system from taking effect
By Mimi Dwyer

Wall Street Journal Federal Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Proposed Asylum Restrictions
By Michelle Hackman

CBS News Judge blocks wide-ranging asylum limits, finding DHS chief did not have authority to issue them
By Camilo Montoya-G

Bloomberg Biden Says He’ll Introduce Immigration Bill ‘Immediately’
By Jordan Fabian, Emma Kinery, and Josh Wingrove

Bloomberg Law Obama DHS Alums in the Mix for Biden Cyber, Immigration Posts
By Shaun Courtney and Genevieve Douglas

Associated Press Trump legacy on race shadowed by divisive rhetoric, actions
By Aamer Madhani

USA Today 'History repeating itself': Immigrants know what political violence looks like. Capitol riot has many shaken.
By N'dea Yancey-Bragg and Michelle Hanks

Associated Press Trump to visit U.S.-Mexico border to laud border wall
By Kevin Freking 

The Hill Trump expected to highlight wall in trip to border this week
By Joseph Choi

Washington Post ‘Always about him’: How Trump’s obsession with baseless election claims cost Republicans in Georgia
By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., Josh Dawsey and Reis Thebault

Border Report Minority coalitions that helped flip Georgia set sights on Texas, Florida
By Julian Resendiz

New York Times (Op-ed) How Trumpism May Endure
By David W. Blight

The Hill (Op-ed) The fight for the Latino vote has just begun
By Charles Denyer

The Hill (Op-ed) A Democratic agenda for impossibly hard times
By Jessica Tarlov

Business Day (Op-ed) African asylum seekers describe being shackled, beaten and bullied by US deportation officials
By Sarah Towle


Arizona Central Migrant families traumatized by Trump's separations could face lifetime of health problems
By Daniel Gonzalez

Houston Chronicle Trump plans Texas border trip with just days left in his presidency
By Jeremy Wallace

Sun Sentinel (Op-ed) Florida’s Republican politicians indulged Trump’s whims and enabled DC riot. Let’s clean house