Biden administration to rapidly expel more migrants at the border, add legal pathways

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By: and - January 5, 2023 4:07 pm
President Biden Delivers Remarks On Border Security

(L-R) Vice President Kamala Harris looks on as U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks about border security policies in the Roosevelt Room in the White House on Jan. 5, 2023, in Washington, D.C. Biden is planning to visit the U.S.-Mexico border while on a two-day summit meeting in Mexico City. The administration plans to set new limits on illegal border crossings and expand policies that force out migrants without letting them seek asylum. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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