New process for asylum cases at the border unveiled by Biden administration

If someone can establish a credible fear of persecution, they get an appointment with an asylum officer in up to 45 days

By: - March 25, 2022 5:30 am
Migrant camps in Mexico

Children play in the makeshift shelter camps for Central American migrants while awaiting entry into the U.S. (Francisco Vega/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.