The immigration debate now focuses on measures to keep migrants out as Republicans sense they have the upper hand. A bipartisan group of senators tasked with finding a U.S.-Mexico border deal this week is running out of time to reach an agreement.
Migrants seeking shelter in New York City say they are sleeping outdoors while waiting in line to get a shelter bed.
“We're running out of staff, we're running out of money, we're running out of space," said Deputy Mayor Anne Williams-Isom.
Hundreds of migrants are lining up in some parts of the city, hoping to re-apply for 30 more days inside a shelter and avoid sleeping in tents outdoors.
U.S. Customs and Border Patrol said on Tuesday it's seeing “increased levels of migrant encounters at the Southwest Border, fueled by smugglers peddling disinformation to prey on vulnerable individuals and encourage migration."
New migrant arrivals in New York City are doing whatever they can to earn a living, despite many not having working papers.
The bill, which Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is expected to sign, would become one of the nation’s strictest immigration laws if allowed to take effect.
Gabriel Diaz and his family left Venezuela, a nation which, for years, has been plunged in a political, economic and humanitarian crisis.
Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on Gov. Kathy Hochul to deploy the National Guard to protect Jews amid tensions over the Israel-Hamas war. "I don't think we're doing enough," he said.
In a statement, Mayor Eric Adams said: "We have used every possible corner of New York City and are quite simply out of good options to shelter migrants."
A migrant mother of four children told FOX 5 NY that she is terrifies of being forced to live on the streets with her family as New York City struggles to deal with the ongoing migrant crisis.
The mayors of Chicago, Denver, Houston, and Los Angeles are pressing to meet with President Joe Biden about the migrants arriving in their cities.
City Hall confirmed the establishment of a new “reticketing center" in Manhattan where asylum-seekers can get free, one-way tickets to anywhere in the world.
City officials are considering handing out tents to newly arriving migrants, so they can create encampments in parks and other outdoor spaces.
Reports are suggesting Mayor Eric Adams is considering "tent cities" for migrants across New York City. Councilman Ari Kagan joined Good Day New York to discuss the crisis.
It's the mayor's latest attempt to provide relief to the city's shelter system and finances as it grapples with more than 120,000 international migrants who have come to New York, many without housing or the legal ability to work.
Ivey is the latest Republican governor to send National Guard soldiers to the U.S.-Mexico border amid pleas from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams is in Puebla, Mexico, thanking migrants for their contributions to his city, but telling them it is already full.
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas cited the new measure as one of the “strict consequences" the Biden administration is pairing with the expansion of legal pathways for asylum seekers.
The news comes not long after the administration increased protected status for Venezuelans who arrive to the U.S.