Biden administration to use processing centers in Latin America to handle migration

Processing centers in Colombia and Guatemala to screen for eligibility for legal pathways to enter U.S.

By: - April 27, 2023 2:45 pm

An asylum seeker from Mexico, right,vwaits outside the San Ysidro Port of Entry, which he hopes to cross to plead for asylum in the U.S., on March 22, 2022, in Tijuana, Mexico. (Photo by Mario Tama/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.