Sunday Call-in Special Answers Questions About Trump Immigration Freeze

Jan 29, 2017

An executive order issued Friday banning refugees and limiting immigration from several Muslim-majority countries set off a flurry of protests and court filings over the weekend. Thousands of people across the country demonstrated at airports where those affected by the executive orders were being detained. Some of the provisions have been temporarily stayed in court, but confusion remains.


Protestors rally during a demonstration against the new immigration ban issued by President Donald Trump at John F. Kennedy International Airport on January 28.

In this special broadcast from WAMU in Washington, host Joshua Johnson welcomes guests who will answer your questions about the orders. Submit your questions here or call us at (855) 236-1212



  • David Bier immigration policy analyst, Cato Institute's Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity.
  • Hansi Lo Wang national reporter, NPR.