Texas Gov. Greg Abbott got called out for pushing the notion of “open borders.”
The U.S. government says it will appeal a court ruling that would lift asylum restrictions that have become the cornerstone of border enforcement.
A federal judge in Louisiana ordered the Biden administration to stop phasing out a public health rule that allows the expulsion of migrants without a chance to seek asylum.
President Joe Biden is struggling to deal with a surge of migrants on the southern U.S. border, as seen in photos showing crowded Border Patrol tents that are not designed for long-term custody.
Texas and Missouri, which sued to keep the program in place, said it has helped reduce the flow of people into the U.S. at the southern border.
The Biden administration announced new policies for immigrants at the southern border.
The Biden administration is seeking suspension of the policy while it fights to end it permanently.
A federal appellate court has refused to delay implementation of a judge's order reinstating a Trump administration policy forcing thousands to wait in Mexico while seeking asylum in the U.S.
The Biden administration is proposing changing how asylum claims are handled.
Republicans have relentlessly dogged the vice president for not visiting the border sooner, but Harris said there was strategy to her timeline.