Biden’s continuation of Trump’s asylum policies is perpetuating the humanitarian crisis at the border.
Biden bowed to pressure from his own voter base three weeks after initially resolving to keep the Trump-era refugee cap.
The Biden administration’s tepid response to the refugee crisis makes political footballs out of desperate people.
The White House promised to raise the refugee cap following outcry over its decision to keep a Trump-era limit in place.
Democratic aides are accusing Biden of prolonging Trump’s cruel refugee policies due to fears about “optics.”
Raising the numbers is the first step in undoing the damage done to the refugee program under Trump, say advocates.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has deported at least 72 people to Haiti, including 22 children.
Let’s push for immediate amnesty and path to citizenship for all immigrants, whether or not they are deemed “essential.”
The report directly implicates Trump in the disastrous family separation policy.
We need the president to reaffirm our commitment to U.S. and international legal mechanisms to protect the vulnerable.