Immigration protections in Biden’s social policy bill face a new test in the Senate

By: - November 26, 2021 12:00 pm
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Officials with the Department of Homeland told a U.S. House panel Wednesday, March 2, 2022, that its Migrant Protection Protocols should be terminated. It requires migrants from Mexico seeking asylum to remain in Mexico while their paperwork is processed. Advocates have documented harm, separation and deaths. (Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.