U.S. immigration, border agencies face funding shortfall after public health order ends

Halt to the program, known as Title 42, has divided Democrats in the U.S. Congress

By: - April 20, 2022 5:08 pm
U.S.-Mexico border

Discarded shoes lie in the dirt at a vehicle barrier which serves as the U.S.-Mexico border fence on Dec. 10, 2021, near Yuma, Arizona. Yuma experienced an increase of migrant crossings toward the end of the year. (John Moore/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.