Comment: Asylum Seekers, DHS Component Funding

Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article, Blogging and News about Asylum Seekers, DHS Component Funding and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to

Article: Trump Administration Begins Sending Asylum Seekers to Guatemala By Aaron Reichlin-Melnick

Blogging: Trump’s latest gambit: Send asylum seekers to ‘Safe Third Countries’ that are less than safe By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: Are Farmers Going to be Required to Use E-Verify? By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: Increasing calls to impeach and remove Trump for anti-immigrant bigotry should not be ignored By Roger Algase

News: CRS Report on Comparing DHS Component Funding, FY2020: In Brief

Focus: PERM Illuminated - Hot Off the Presses
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Headline: Under Trump policies, immigrants are waiting years for court hearings: 'A senseless waste of taxpayer money' Click here
Headline: Migrant Truck Deaths Suspect Pleads Guilty to Lesser Charges Click here
Headline: “I’m not going to criminalize desperation”: Julián Castro on how his immigration proposals have changed the 2020 race Click here
Headline: Trump’s New Executive Orders Could Thwart His Immigration Policy Click here
Headline: All migrants deserve support – not just the ‘good’ ones Click here

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