Daily Immigration News Clips – June 1, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on June 1, 2021.


USA Today Haitian refugees celebrate Biden's decision to protect them from deportation
By Trevor Hughes

Bloomberg Law Debate Over H-1B Lottery Revamp Heats Up as Cases Go Forward
By Genevieve Douglas

Science Magazine Using DNA to reunify separated migrant families
By Elizabeth Barnert, Sara H. Katsanis, Ranit Mishori, Jennifer K. Wagner, Richard F. Selden, Diana Madden, Dan Berger, Henry Erlich, Kathryn Hampton, Andreas Kleiser, Alessandra La Vaccara, Thomas J. Parsons, Fredy A. Peccerelli, Mariana Herrera Piñero, Michael J. Stebbins, Patricia Vásquez, Curren W. Warf, Thomas J. White, Eric Stover, M. Veronica Svetaz

The New York Times Biden Aims to Rebuild and Expand Legal Immigration
By Michael D. Shear and Zolan Kanno-Youngs

Associated Press US to expedite immigration cases of families on border
By Amy Taxin and Elliot Spagat

The Washington Post Biden budget reflects shift in U.S. immigration policy and border enforcement
By Nick Miroff and Maria Sacchetti

Politico Foster and migrant kids shut out from Covid vaccinations
By Sarah Owermohle

The Hill DHS formally bans family separations for illicit border crossings
By Rafael Bernal

The Hill Biden aims to speed review for families seeking asylum in US
By Rebecca Beitsch

CNN Vice President Harris' team tries to distance her from fraught situation at the border
By Priscilla Alvarez and Natasha Bertrand

CNN Border arrests show no sign of slowing in May, preliminary data indicate
By Geneva Sands

CNN Biden administration plans to speed up court cases for migrant families
By Priscilla Alvarez

BuzzFeed News A New Plan By The Biden Administration Will Speed Up Court Cases For Families Crossing The Border
By Hamed Aleaziz

BuzzFeed News Biden Is Planning To Make Big Changes To How The US Handles Asylum-Seekers At The Border
By Hamed Aleaziz

The Washington Post Number of ICE detainees testing positive for the coronavirus rises as advocates say agency needs robust vaccination program
By Maria Sacchetti

USA Today COVID-19 cases spiking again at some ICE detention centers. Critics say ICE failed to vaccinate detainees.
By Daniel Gonzalez and Maria Clark

USA Today Haitian refugees celebrate Biden's decision to protect them from deportation
By Trevor Hughes

The Washington Post Democrats grapple with the enemy within: What to do about the filibuster rule that could kill their agenda
By Michael Kranish, Mike DeBonis, and Jacqueline Alemany

CNN Biden is getting a big bounce with Hispanics
By Harry Enten

Los Angeles Times Secretary of State heads to Central America to target corruption, immigration
By Tracy Wilkinson

Associated Press Advocates in US push new efforts to bring back deportees
By Claudia Torrens and Gisela Salomon

The Washington Post (Editorial) Biden needs a deportation policy that is targeted and muscular at the same time

The Washington Post (Op-Ed) Biden will allow undocumented students to access pandemic relief
By Sarah R. Coleman

The Hill (Op-Ed) Celebrating 50 years of our all-volunteer military and the immigrants who strengthen it
By Robert McDonald


El Paso Matters New “rocket docket” process for immigration hearings compromises justice, advocates say
By René Kladzyk

Associated Press (Tennessee) Tennessee shelter for immigrant children opened under Trump

The Washington Post (Maryland) Slew of Hogan vetoes includes bills on parole, procurements, immigrant protections
By Steve Thompson

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Editorial) The Trump administration is caught in a lie about its child-separation policy

The Arizona Republic (Opinion) Sorry, Sen. Kyrsten Sinema. You are no John McCain
By Laurie Roberts

Orlando Sentinel (Op-Ed) Congress must support immigration overhaul to help work force, save lives
By Idler Bonhomme and William Diaz