Category: State & Local Laws

Young Immigrants Seek Health-Care Access as Broader Threats Loom

The Biden administration is facing renewed pressure to help young immigrants in precarious legal status gain access to health care. The push coincides with this week’s 10th anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which provides deportation protection…
US Rejects Most Immigrants, Streamlines Process for Ukrainians

United States Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas addressed potential immigrants abroad in a video posted to Twitter Tuesday, commanding them not to come to the United States. “Do not come to the border,” Mayorkas demanded in the footage. “Families encountered…
Immigration Advocates Decry Judge’s Ruling on Title 42

Beginning in April, after the Biden administration announced plans to terminate the controversial Trump-era immigration policy known as Title 42, immigration attorney Lindsay Toczylowski spent weeks telling migrants that they would finally get a fair shot at asylum. “We had…