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Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on January 8, 2021.
Buzzfeed News A New ICE Policy As Trump Is About To Leave Office Could Make It Harder For Immigrant Children To Get Asylum
By Hamed Aleaziz
Roll Call Trump pulls Homeland Security nomination after criticism
By Michael Macagnone
LA Times More uncertainty at Homeland Security amid domestic security threat
By Molly O'Toole
New York Times For Immigrants Watching a Mob Storm the Capitol, a Sense of Shock and Shame
By Campbell Robertson and Miriam Jordan
Washington Post A cynical ploy like Hawley and Cruz’s looks harmless. Until it isn’t.
By Henry Farrell and Elizabeth N. Saunders
Politico Tarnished by Trump: National security officials struggle to find new jobs
By LARA SELIGMAN
New York Times Why Warnock and Ossoff Won in Georgia
By Nate Cohn
Washington Post With Democrats in Control, Biden Moves to Advance Agenda
By Jim Tankersley and Michael D. Shear
Politico Trump agrees to ‘orderly transition’ of power
By MERIDITH MCGRAW and ANITA KUMAR
Associated Press Mexico’s top diplomat discusses migration with US official
Wall Street Journal (Editorial) Donald Trump’s Final Days
Forbes (Opinion) DHS Publishes Final Rule To End H-1B Visa Lottery
By Stuart Anderson
Washington Post (Opinion) Mitch McConnell and Kevin McCarthy have led Republicans to disaster. They must go.
By Max Boot
New York Times (Op-ed) More Immigrants Will Come to the U.S. Under President Biden. That’s a Good Thing.
By Jorge Ramos
The New Yorker (Op-ed) Trump’s Reckoning—and America’s
By Susan B. Glasser
Washington Post (Op-ed) ‘This is not who we are’: Actually, the Capitol riot was quintessentially American
By Omar Wasow
Wall Street Journal (Op-ed) Law Enforcement Cheers Biden’s Homeland Chief
By Patrick Yoes
Sahan Journal (Minnesota) ‘I can’t believe this is happening to our country’: Minnesota immigrants watch with alarm as Trump insurrectionists attack U.S. Capitol.
By HIBAH ANSARI and JOEY PETERS
Chicago Sun Times Some immigrants shut out of stimulus; other, mixed-status households will get COVID-19 relief check
By Elvia Malagón
LA Times (Opinion) When you give the devil a ride, don’t be shocked when the U.S. Capitol is stormed
By Sandy Banks
LA Times (Opinion) They’ve watched him for four years. It took until now for GOP leaders to see that Trump’s dangerous?
By NICHOLAS GOLDBERG
Chicago Tribune (Op-ed) Column: There’s plenty of blame to go around for this awful end of the Trump era
By Eric Zorn
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