“This system simply can’t be reformed,” said Rep. Rashida Tlaib.
This marks the second instance in less than a year that the parliamentarian has blocked Democrats’ legislative goals.
On Sunday alone, the Biden administration said it sent three deportation flights to Haiti, with more expected.
Advocacy groups that initially sued under President Donald Trump resumed their challenge to the expulsions last month.
Haitians at a jail accused of human rights abuses are asking to be released rather than deported to a nation in crisis.
Though many have lived in the U.S. for decades, Temporary Protected Status holders have few pathways to citizenship.
Simply admitting refugees isn’t enough — Biden must restore and expand resettlement programs shuttered under Trump.
Anti-Blackness, racism and a culture of white supremacy are the beating heart of the immigrant detention machine.
Asylum cases can now be decided by the whims of Border Patrol agents acting as both prosecutor and judge.
Republicans and right-wing media claim there’s a huge crisis at the border but the numbers don’t support that narrative.