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Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 12, 2021.
Bloomberg Trump’s Executive Orders on Immigration Could be Tough to Undo
By Genevieve Douglas
CBS News Trump rushes to enact asylum restrictions ahead of Biden presidency
By Camilo Montoya-Galvez
NBC News Trump enters final week as president with few allies, no Twitter and an impeachment effort
By Shannon Pettypiece, Peter Alexander, Kristen Welker and Hallie Jackson
Associated Press Trump Homeland Security chief abruptly quits at tense time
By Ben Fox
New York Times Chad Wolf has resigned as acting secretary for the Homeland Security Department.
By Zolan Kanno-Youngs
Wall Street Journal Chad Wolf Steps Down as Acting Secretary of Homeland Security
By Michelle Hackman
Roll Call Acting Homeland Security Chief Chad Wolf resigns
By Camila DeChalus
Politico Chad Wolf steps down from DHS
By DANIEL LIPPMAN and MATTHEW CHOI
Associated Press Trump heads to Texas border in final days to showcase wall
By Jill Colvin
Reuters Explainer: Why is Trump visiting the border wall in the last days of his presidency?
By Mimi Dwyer
The Hill Texas Democrat calls for officials to boycott Trump visit to border wall
By DOMINICK MASTRANGELO
NPR Trump Takes One Last Look At His Border Wall As Congress Considers Impeachment
By FRANCO ORDOÑEZ
Washington Post The fraught bet Republicans are placing on Trump’s final days
By Aaron Blake
Wall Street Journal House Plans Trump Impeachment Vote for Wednesday
By Natalie Andrews and Rebecca Ballhaus
Washington Post (Opinion) If Republicans want to promote unity, they should join Democrats in impeaching Trump
By Max Boot
The Hill (Op-ed) Nebraska governor wrong on immigrant vaccinations
By Raul Reyes
The Hill (Op-ed) Provide economic justice to all immigrant families in third stimulus bill
By SARAH B HORTON
St. Louis Public Radio (Missouri) Post-Trump World Could Mean Big Changes For Local Immigrants, Including Alex Garcia
By Evie Hemphill
Fox 31 (Colorado) DACA recipients concerned with impact of impeachment proceedings
By Vicente Arenas
Austin American-Statesman (Editorial) Please don't come to Texas, Mr. President
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