Migration Newshttps://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_newsLIRSConnectMigration News: March 11, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_march_11_2021~2<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/Oz0IOSkDHd/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="Oz0IOSkDHd"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.npr.org/2021/05/21/998804449/advocates-say-biden-administration-is-violating-pact-on-detaining-migrant-childr" target="_blank">Advocates Say Biden Administration Is Violating Pact On Detaining Migrant Children</a><br><strong>Franco Ordoñez, <em>NPR</em></strong><br>Immigration advocates credit the Biden administration with acting quickly to move tens of thousands of migrant children out of jail-like detention facilities on the U.S. southern border and into safer emergency shelters. But the…</p></div>Adeline DanielsFri, 21 May 2021 10:02:47 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_march_11_2021~2Migration News: May 20, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_20_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/kpqIbjH4nC/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="kpqIbjH4nC"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.npr.org/2021/05/20/998248764/despite-concerns-about-border-poll-finds-support-for-more-pathways-to-citizenshi" target="_blank">Despite Concerns About Border, Poll Finds Support For More Pathways To Citizenship</a><br><strong>Joel Rose, </strong><em><strong>NPR</strong></em><br>Across the political spectrum, Americans are worried about the rising number of migrants apprehended after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in recent months, according to a new NPR/Ipsos poll. But whatever their misgivings about the…</p></div>Adeline DanielsThu, 20 May 2021 14:17:22 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_20_2021Migration News Updatehttps://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_update<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/agidXt6nuZ/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="agidXt6nuZ"></p> <h3>Thank you for reading.</h3> <p><br></p> Thank you for joining us each day to catch up on the most important updates to immigration policy and refugee resettlement in the United States and beyond. While we have appreciated the chance to share the top headlines with you, we regret to announce that <strong>after Friday, May 21st, we will be discontinuing the Daily Digest</strong>…</div>Adeline DanielsThu, 20 May 2021 11:44:30 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_updateMigration News: May 19, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_19_2021<div><div> <p><img src="/.api2/binaries/PnHLOTXOhL/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="PnHLOTXOhL"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/18/us/politics/biden-migrant-children.html" target="_blank">For Migrant Children in Federal Care, a ‘Sense of Desperation’</a><br><strong>Eileen Sullivan, <em>The New York Times</em></strong><br>In a federal shelter in Dallas, migrant children sleep in a windowless convention center room under fluorescent lights that never go dark. At a military base in El Paso, teenagers pile onto bunk cots, and some say they have gone…</p></div></div>Adeline DanielsWed, 19 May 2021 15:08:51 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_19_2021Migration News: May 17, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_17_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/8Ku8vFNYil/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="8Ku8vFNYil"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.npr.org/2021/05/15/997204611/california-sen-alex-padilla-on-essential-worker-immigration-bill" target="_blank">California Sen. Alex Padilla On Essential Worker Immigration Bill</a><br><strong>Michel Martin, <em>NPR</em></strong><br>More than 100 days into Joe Biden's presidency, immigration remains a pressing issue for his administration and for the country as the number of migrants apprehended at the southern border exceeded 170,000 in April for the second consecutive month.…</p></div>Adeline DanielsMon, 17 May 2021 14:13:38 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_17_2021Migration News: May 14, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_14_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/KwaHavH2OU/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="KwaHavH2OU"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/biden-meeting-daca-recipients-highlight-immigration-priorities-n1267248" target="_blank">Biden meeting with DACA recipients to highlight immigration priorities</a><br><strong>Mike Memoli, <em>NBC News</em></strong><br>President Joe Biden plans to welcome six recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to the Oval Office on Friday as his administration signals his immigration reform plan remains a legislative priority. In his address…</p></div>Adeline DanielsFri, 14 May 2021 14:34:32 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_14_2021Migration News: May 13, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_13_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/01rizjhqfB/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="01rizjhqfB"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.rollcall.com/2021/05/12/democrats-unveil-bill-to-expand-immigrant-health-care-access/" target="_blank">Democrats unveil bill to expand immigrant health care access</a><br><strong>Caroline Simon, <em>Roll Call</em></strong><br>A group of Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday are introducing legislation that would make health care coverage more accessible to immigrants, citing the ongoing pandemic and its impact on immigrant frontline workers. The bill would lift a current…</p></div>Adeline DanielsThu, 13 May 2021 16:31:11 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_13_2021Migration News: May 12, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_12_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/Z1fGBFRvu7/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="Z1fGBFRvu7"></p> <h3>Today in Immigration</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/border-arrests-rise-fewer-unaccompanied-minors/2021/05/11/c4c74d02-b1a8-11eb-a3b5-f994536fe84a_story.html" target="_blank">Border arrests rose slightly in April, but fewer minors crossing without parents eases pressure on Biden administration</a><br><strong>Nick Miroff, <em>The Washington Post</em></strong><br>Immigration arrests and detentions along the U.S.-Mexico border rose slightly in April to 178,622, the highest one-month total in two decades, according to U.S. Customs and…</p></div>Adeline DanielsWed, 12 May 2021 14:46:54 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_12_2021Migration News: May 11, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_11_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/X9liGPsAWU/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="X9liGPsAWU"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://apnews.com/article/donald-trump-immigration-health-coronavirus-pandemic-government-and-politics-3b4e480c9021e6a8e02313f4c73a497e" target="_blank">Migrant children held in mass shelters with little oversight</a><br><strong>Garance Burke, Juliet Linderman and Martha Mendoza, <em>AP News</em></strong><br>The Biden administration is holding tens of thousands of asylum-seeking children in an opaque network of some 200 facilities that The Associated Press has learned spans two dozen states and includes five shelters…</p></div>Adeline DanielsTue, 11 May 2021 17:34:16 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_11_2021Migration News: May 10, 2021https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_10_2021<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/wP0uGNfnHb/thumbnails/MIGRATION%20NEWS%20-%20Banner.png?height=207&amp;width=823" style="width: 821px; height: 207.077px;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-key="rnYcrGfReI" data-contentlength="124750" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/download/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rnYcrGfReI/thumbnails/MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-name="MIGRATION NEWS - Banner.png" data-ig-embed-key="wP0uGNfnHb"></p> <h3>Migration News</h3> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/22422368/biden-refugee-cap-resettlement" target="_blank">Biden finally raised the refugee cap. Now comes the hard part.</a><br><strong>Nicole Narea, <em>Vox</em></strong><br>After months of indecision and blowback from within his own party, President Joe Biden has finally raised the cap on refugee admissions for 2021 to 62,500 — but he has made clear he doesn’t think the US will actually admit that many people. “The sad…</p></div>Adeline DanielsMon, 10 May 2021 17:03:59 -0400https://lirsconnect.org/home/migration_news/migration_news_may_10_2021