Senate Democrats push to include immigrant protections in social spending bill

Senate Democrats push to include immigrant protections in social spending bill

Democrats are pushing to include certain immigration protections in President Joe Biden’s sweeping new social spending plan, attempting to provide work permits, permission to travel and temporary protection from deportation to millions of undocumented immigrants. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo…

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testifies on U.S.-Mexico border policy

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testifies on U.S.-Mexico border policy

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas faced pointed questions from members of Congress about the situation at the U.S.-Mexico border. Among the topics addressed was an initiative to instruct 78,000 migrants who were not fully processed for deportation to appear before…

Division among Biden appointees led U.S. to embrace Trump-era border policies

Division among Biden appointees led U.S. to embrace Trump-era border policies

A division within the Biden Administration is leading the U.S. to embrace Trump-era border policies. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya Galvez talks with CBSN’s Tanya Rivero about the root of the debate. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming…

U.S.-bound Afghan evacuation flights temporarily halted over measles concern

U.S.-bound Afghan evacuation flights temporarily halted over measles concern

U.S.-bound flights of Afghan evacuees remain suspended because of concerns about measles cases, a Biden administration official told reporters. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins “CBSN AM” to talk about the massive operation to resettle tens of thousands of…

U.S. effort to resettle Afghan evacuees faces major hurdles

U.S. effort to resettle Afghan evacuees faces major hurdles

The Biden administration’s plan to resettle tens of thousands of Afghan refugees is facing formidable operational and legal challenges. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins “CBSN AM” to talk about his latest reporting. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital…