The Heat: U.S. Immigration Crisis

The Heat

Featured Video Play Icon

The issue of immigration reform is having a huge impact on foreign policy in the U.S., specifically funding for Ukraine and Israel. Republicans are trying to force Democrats to agree to stricter immigration rules as a condition to approve foreign aid packages.

Meanwhile, the number of migrants showing up at the border between Mexico and the United States is rising to record numbers.

Joining the discussion: 

  • Laura Carlsen is Director of the Americas Program. 
  • Mark Krikorian is Executive Director of the Center for Immigration Studies. 
  • Rafael Bernal is a staff writer for The Hill.
  • Allen Orr is Former President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.