Pressure ramps up to halt Trump-era policy that expels migrants at the border

More than 1 million migrants have been expelled under Title 42, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection data

By: - March 14, 2022 4:15 am
immigrants seek asylum on Mexico border

In this file photo, immigrant families are taken into custody by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the U.S.-Mexico border on Dec. 7, 2021, in Yuma, Arizona. They had come through a nearby gap in the wall in previous days to seek political asylum in the United States. Border Patrol detention facilities in Yuma were overwhelmed in processing thousands of new arrivals. (John Moore/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.

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