Scripps Newsline: Experts discuss Biden's executive action on border control

Advocates and experts help give a comprehensive look at what the president's latest immigration actions will mean.
US Mexico Border
Posted at 8:31 PM, Jun 04, 2024

Tonight on Scripps Newsline, we break down the implications of President Biden's sweeping new executive actions that attempt to curtail asylum claims at the southern border.

The much-anticipated move comes as immigration advocates tell Scripps News they plan to challenge it in court.

A view of the U.S.-Mexico border wall


Biden takes steps to curtail asylum claims at southern border

Haley Bull
6:16 AM, Jun 04, 2024

We hear from an advocate of tougher border policy, a human rights advocate and an immigration attorney to get a more comprehensive look at what the president's latest actions will mean.

On tonight's panel: Alan Lizarraga, communications manager of the Border Network for Human Rights; Nelson Balido, chairman and CEO of the Border Commerce and Security Council; and Renata Castro, an attorney who founded her own firm focused on immigration law.