UPDATED 1:06 PM PST — Thurs. Nov. 8, 2018
President Trump is expected to sign an executive order this week on asylum reform.
According to an administration official, the president plans to sign the order as soon as tomorrow.
The move would limit the ability of migrants seeking asylum at the border.
This comes as the president has accused migrants of using loopholes in the asylum system to gain entry into the United States.
Some officials say the order will help immigration officials process asylum claims in a safer and more efficient manner.
The administration has reportedly considered a fast-track regulation paired with a presidential proclamation to block asylum seekers