Democrats Dealt a Blow on Immigration Plans

WASHINGTON — The Senate parliamentarian dealt a major setback Sunday to Democrats’ plan to use their $3.5 trillion social policy bill to create a path to citizenship for an estimated 8 million undocumented immigrants. Elizabeth MacDonough, the Senate parliamentarian, who

Biden’s Challenge at the Border

The president’s decision to keep a Trump-era policy has put his immigration strategy under scrutiny. By Clay Risen Sign up here to get On Politics in your inbox every weekday. With the Delta variant spreading, the Olympics ending and the

The math of New York City's recovery

Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios New York City is suffering its worst year in decades. The years to come, partly as a result, could be some of its very best. The big picture: New York, like San Francisco, entered 2020 with one